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’m sneaking in this post from vacation so I’ll get right to it! Enjoy this roundup of 29 weekend events, lovingly curated for your consideration!

1. Look for deep sky objects during Astronomy Night at Robbins Farm Park (Arlington)

2. Enjoy live music and dance performances, an eco-fashion show, an art piece created by the community, inspiring speakers, and more at eco-friendly festival Boston GreenFest (Boston)

3. The Power of Play Festival is an indoor-outdoor celebration of play (Boston)

4. Take a Family Walk at the Arnold Arboretum (Boston)

5. The free West End Children's Festival brings games, food samples, and lots of fun entertainment (Boston)

6. Steel band music, dance, face painting, and performances during Kiddies Carnival day (Boston)

7. Performances, special events, and children’s activities at the Fisherman's Feast in the North End (Boston)

8. Learn about the behind the scenes jobs and people who make theater come to life during Curtain Up (Boston)

9. Boston Children’s Museum hosts a screening of The Land (Boston)

10. Celebrate National Honeybee Day with a honey workshop (Boston)

11. Create toad homes at the Boston Nature Center (Boston)

12. Take in a free viewing of A Bug’s Life at the Prudential Center Garden (Boston)

13. Watch Rosalita's Puppet Show at Faneuil Hall (Boston)

14. Play games, pose with characters, and more during the Play Nintendo Summer Tour (Braintree)

15. Take in Stories from Outer Space at the Puppet Showplace Theater (Brookline)

16. Peter Rabbit comes to Edaville (Carver)

17. Celebrate maritime heritage with sea chanteys (Charlestown)

18. Music, thrill shows, tractor pulls, and more at the Marshfield Fair (Marshfield)

19. Take part in a Disc Golf Family Day (Medfield)

20. Celebrate America’s Cup racing during Yacht America Sailing Tours (Plymouth)

21. Enjoy the Salem Jazz and Soul Festival at Salem Willows Park (Salem)

22. This free event for first time paddlers features a kayak tour and paddleboard lessons (Salem)

23. FreeVolt, a “roots rock American jam reggae funk pop” act performs at Bands on the Beach (Salisbury Beach)

24. The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck comes to Assembly Row, with cute treats and merchandise (Somerville)

25. Family Fun Day at Assembly Row brings lots of fun activities and a chance to win a gold medal (Somerville)

26. Great Urban Campout at Conway Park, with s’mores, songs, and stories (Somerville)

27. Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Movie Series presents a free viewing of UP (Somerville)

28. Enjoy a concert at Francis William Bird Park (Walpole)

29. Attend a Summer Reading Wrap-Up Party with Josh and the Jamtones (Watertown)


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