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

Weekend Roundup

Happy Friday everyone, I hope you’re gearing up for a wonderful holiday weekend! I can hardly believe it’s July! And actually, speaking of that, this month is Boston Mamas’ 10th birthday. OMG. So stay tuned because I’ve got some super fun stuff coming down the pike for you! Meanwhile, on to weekend fun. Enjoy this roundup of 25 weekend events, lovingly curated for your consideration.

1. Get into the LEGO zone at the Discovery Museums (Acton)

2. Acton celebrates Independence Day at NARA Park (Acton)

3. The town of Andover holds its fireworks at dusk (Andover)

4. Boston Harborfest 2016 The country's largest Fourth of July festival includes hundreds of activities over a 4-day period at Boston’s best landmarks (Boston)

5. Enjoy live performances, games, snacks and more at the Remember Phife Diabetes Awareness Family Fun Day (Boston)

6. The Boston Pops perform an Independence Day concert at the Hatch Shell -- fireworks aren't until Monday! (Boston)

7. Take a boat to Georges Island and partake in Civil War Lawn Games (Boston)

8. Swing by the KITCHEN at Boston Public Market and enjoy a 3rd of July Crafternoon (Boston)

9. Mafalda and Viayra are featured in a free performance on Georges Island (Boston)

10. Kids Union Dance Party at SoWa Beer and Wine Garden, with masks and tattoos for early arrivals (Boston)

11. Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum presents Revelry on Griffin’s Wharf, with activities and performances (Boston)

12. Come to the Prudential and catch a free viewing of Minions under the stars (Boston)

13. Independence Day-themed crafts, arts, and games in Chinatown during SaturPLAY (Boston)

14. Learn all about Slugs and Snails at the Boston Nature Center (Boston)

15. Make a kite on Spectacle Island and fly it from the highest point in Boston Harbor (Boston)

16. Enjoy a performance by Rosalita's Puppets at Faneuil Hall (Boston)

17. Take part in a watercolor demo and workshop in the open air art studio at Faneuil Hall (Boston)

18. Chilean singer-songwriter Nicolas Emden performs a free concert on Spectacle Island (Boston)

19. Swedish fusion artist Simon Fagerstedt performs a free concert at Longfellow House (Cambridge)

20. Check out Edaville's Red, White & Blue Days, with patriotic-themed family fun (Carver)

21. Wepro puts on a free concert at the Street (Chestnut Hill)

22. A 5K, 10K, Kids fun run, and fireworks at Patriot Place (Foxborough)

23. The animals of Weir River Farm are ready to celebrate Independence Day with activities and treats (Hingham)

24. SCARAB: The Journey Experience performs on Salisbury Beach, followed by fireworks (Salisbury Beach)

25. Wellfleet Historical Society holds their Strawberry Festival, with plenty of strawberry shortcake, lemonade, and live music (Wellfleet)


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