Weekly Blueprint

Hello everyone, I hope you're having a great holiday weekend! We're wrapping up some truly wonderful time in gorgeous Rockport (you can see some beautiful views on my Instagram feed) and also have been celebrating Laurel's 11th birthday today (oh. my. goodness. 11 years!) so I'm dropping the Weekly Blueprint a little early since I'm not sure where I'll be tomorrow morning. Have a great rest of the weekend!

September 7: A morning coffee hike perfect for even the youngest children (Arlington)

September 7: Free admission at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in honor of Frank Hatch (Boston)

September 7: A performance of "Cinderella" by Tanglewood Marionettes; free refreshments and puppet making to follow (Brookline)

September 7: The Bread and Roses Heritage Festival is free, with music, arts & crafts, activities for children, and more! (Lawrence)

September 7: A Junk Food Jam with delicious food, a giant slide and other rides, a beer tent (Mendon)

September 7: Boxcar Browne performs at Assembly Row during Acoustic Monday (Somerville)

September 8: Pulse of Boston performs at the waterfront on a floating barge stage (Boston)

September 8: Rockin’ The Charts with Kidville: live music + DIY instruments (Chestnut Hill)

September 8: A book launch party for It's Tough to Lose Your Balloon by Jarrett Krosoczka (Dedham)

September 8: Kids can try their hand at helping out in the kitchen with this free cooking class (Dedham)

September 9: A free concert by the Justin Beech Band at the Boston Harbor Hotel (Boston)

September 9: Children explore foods in many ways during What’s in the Kitchen: Food Senses (Boston)

September 9: Paint a giant map of your route home from deCordova Sculpture Park (Lincoln)

September 9: Music, art, books, movement, and hands-on activities during PEM Pals (Salem)

September 9: Mommy and Me Fitness features a boot camp workout together (Walpole)

September 10: A Strandbeest pop-up event at MIT with two of the kinetic sculptures (Cambridge)

September 10: Emerge: Boston’s Arts Festival features art installations, music, performances and more (Boston)

September 10: Greg Burroughs presents a blues concert by the water (Boston)

September 10: Yoga for the entire family at the Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate (Canton)

September 10: Erin Harpe and The Delta Swingers perform at Assembly Row (Somerville)

September 11: Two days of music and family entertainment during Arlington Town Day (Arlington)

September 11: A free event at the KITCHEN at Boston Public Market -- the Comfy Kitchen Story Hour (Boston)

September 11: A contra dance in the barn at the Crane Estate (Ipswich)

September 11: Homeschooling families are welcomed at the Plimoth Plantation for an immersive day of learning (Plymouth)

September 11: Head to the Museum of Science after hours and view the stars from the rooftop (Boston)

Image credit: Plimoth Plantation

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