Christine Koh

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I'm Christine Koh, a music and brain neuroscientist turned multimedia creative. I'm the founder + editor of Boston Mamas, co-author of Minimalist Parenting, co-host of the Edit Your Life podcast, and creative director at Women Online. Drop me a line; I'd love to chat about how we can work together!

Weekend Roundup

Happy Friday -- if you've been off for February vacation I hope you're enjoying a great week. Our has been a bit unusual in that after our ski weekend, the girls have spent a couple of days at Camp Grandma + Grandpa -- super weird not to have them here! Meanwhile, on to the weekend! Here are 25 events, lovingly curated for your consideration. And if you're looking for something to do today, check out the tail end of the February vacation mega-roundup!

1. A free meeting of the American Girl Fan Club, with crafts, games, writing and more (Arlington)

2. Winter Night Festival features a craft fair, train rides, ice sculptures, music, and lots more (Attleboro)

3. Learn all about winter wildlife and how to protect it (Belmont)

4. Create winter art, both permanent and temporary (Boston)

5. Ring in the Year of the Monkey at the Children’s Museum by making shadow puppets, watching and joining dances, and more (Boston)

6. Snowshoe by moonlight during this Under The Night Sky program (Boston)

7. Build a Fort, Build your Brain! at the Children’s Museum (Boston)

8. Test your skills as a ship builder during From STEM to Stern (Boston)

9. A new IMAX film plus hands-on activities to celebrate National Engineers Week, the Museum of Science has expanded Winter Break hours (Boston)

10. Josh and the Jamtones appear at the Coolidge Corner Theatre (Brookline)

11. Several puppet shows including The Snowflake Man, Little Red and the Gingerbread Man, and Trickster Tales (Brookline)

12. The Bugs Bunny Film Festival continues (Cambridge)

13. How to Build A City in Six Days at the MIT Museum (Cambridge)

14. A new theme to enjoy every day of the week at the Ames Estate, capped off by Winter Fun Day (Easton)

15. Get up close to nocturnal animals, then take a nighttime hike (Gloucester)

16. Winterfest at the Fruitlands Museum, with lots of outdoor fun (Harvard)

17. A cozy, free, craft time making Farm Inspired Crafts for Kids (Ipswich)

18. Tons of free activities during Lowell Kids Week (Lowell)

19. Rock out with the Toe Jam Puppet Band (Medford)

20. Kids can learn to bake bread and eat as the Pilgrims did (Plymouth)

21. The Lego Movie 4D A New Adventure opens (Somerville)

22. WinterFest at Old Sturbridge Village features performances, dance lessons, and an antique sleigh rally (Sturbridge)

23. Free family fun during this art and theatre program at the Arsenal (Watertown)

24. Beatlemania comes to the Reagle Theatre (Waltham)

25. Enjoy Snowshoeing at Gore Place, with Take A Walk Backpacks (Waltham)

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