Christine Koh


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

Weekend Roundup

Hello everyone! I'm sharing the Weekend Roundup early this week because I have a quiet moment at Mom 2.0 Summit and tomorrow is going to be jam packed! If you want to follow along on my adventures in California, I'm sharing primarily via Instagram. Meanwhile, if you're looking for something fun to do, enjoy this roundup of 36 weekend events, lovingly curated for your consideration! So much great stuff to do!

1. Menotomy Musical Theater presents Shrek The Musical (Belmont)

2. CraftBoston Spring 2016 (Boston)

3. Art in Bloom at the MFA (Boston)

4. Artweek Boston features lots of events in multiple locations (Boston)

5. BSO Family Concert Series presents Wicked Awesome, free for children (Boston)

6. Enjoy an Constructed Stories themed play date at the ICA (Boston)

7. Wheelock Family Theatre presents A Year With Frog and Toad (Boston)

8. Come decorate and fill a May Day basket (Boston)

9. The MassArt MFA Thesis Exhibition features work from selected graduate students (Boston)

10. Boston Jazz Week (Boston)

11. Walk for Hunger and 5k Run starts on the Boston Common (Boston)

12. Father Goose's Tales is showing at the Puppet Showplace Theatre (Brookline)

13. Brookline Cherry Blossom Festival (Brookline)

14. IntelliJam 2016 is a celebration of literacy, with a spelling bee, book making, poetry, music and more (Brookline)

15. Springfest 2016 has musician Wayne Potash, touch-a-truck, balloon animals, and more (Brookline)

16. Harvard ARTS FIRST Festival (Cambridge)

17. Boston College Arts Festival (Chestnut Hill)

18. Celebrate Earth Day with parade preparations, including stilters, dancers, puppeteers, and more, and then explore fire worship (Concord)

19. A Family Fun Fiesta at the Ames Estate (Easton)

20. A Star Wars themed family day at the Children's Museum (Easton)

21. Arbor Day Celebration and Tree Giveaway at Garden in the Woods (Framingham)

22. A nature-themed story, songs, and crafts at Garden in the Woods (Framingham)

23. Make your own newspaper pot and plant some peas at this family pop up event (Gloucester)

24. Family Discovery Day is all about art at the Fruitlands Museum (Harvard)

25. It's Sheep Shearing Day at the Weir River Farm, with food trucks and lessons on making honey as well (Hingham)

26. Take part in a special Discovery Day and find what animals live in the water (Lincoln)

27. Farrington’s Fairy Festival features three hours of fairy-themed fun (Lincoln)

28. Frogs, Pollywogs & Fairies...Exploring the Vernal Pool at Broadmoor (Natick)

29. Sholom Aleichem: A Family Puppet Show features stories, music, and fun (Newton Centre)

30. Read "First Peas to the Table" and then plant some peas of your own (North Andover)

31. Massachusetts Poetry Festival at PEM (Salem)

32. Somerville Open Studios (Somerville)

33. Celebrate International Family Equality Day with your favorite children's performers and fun activities (Somerville)

34. A free open house at the Lookout Farm, with train rides, farm animals, face painting, and other entertainment (South Natick)

35. Help make homes for bees (Southborough)

36. Enjoy the 29th annual Sheepshearing Festival at Gore Place (Waltham)

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