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!

Weekly Blueprint

Weekly Blueprint

Happy Monday everyone, I hope you had a great weekend. I’m back from a rather blissful week of vacation in Kennebunkport, Maine and will sprinkle some of my favorite captures below, but meanwhile, let’s get to the Weekly Blueprint. Enjoy and share!

Monday

August 22: Engage in Everyday Engineering and create sailmobiles out of repurposed and recycled materials (Acton)

August 22: Join historian Margherita Desy for a discussion of the current 3-year dry docking and restoration of “Old Ironsides” (Charlestown)

August 22: Take part in a Harry Potter trivia challenge at the Blue Bunny (Dedham)

August 22: Learn about the Danish way of parenting happy children with Jessica Alexander (West Newton)

August 22-26: The Marshfield Fair runs all week (Marshfield)

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Tuesday

August 23: Take part in the Boston Children's Festival at Franklin Park (Boston)

August 23: Big Joe is this week's storyteller at Faneuil Hall (Boston)

August 23: Try a free On the MOVE! fitness class for kids (Boston)

August 23: Enjoy free, kid-friendly fun with Kidville at The Street (Chestnut Hill)

August 23: Investigate the creatures of the tidepools and the wrackline on Steep Hill Beach (Ipswich)

August 23: A free viewing of Zootopia, with fun pre-movie activities as well (Lynnfield)

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Wednesday

August 24: Blues Dogs performs as part of the Payson Park Music Festival (Boston)

August 24: Stop by an open air art studio at Faneuil Hall and make some art (Boston)

August 24: The Longwood Symphony Orchestra performs a free concert (Boston)

August 24: Honeysuckle performs a free concert in the courtyard of the library (Boston)

August 24: ToBe Fit, the Juggling Nutrition Magician Show, comes to the Children's Museum (Easton)

August 24: Play, experiment, and engineer together in the Sculpture Park at deCordova (Lincoln)

August 24: Enjoy a viewing of Casablanca at the Stevens-Coolidge Place movie night (North Andover)

August 24: Learn about the women of the Mayflower and their connections to the memorials at Pilgrim Memorial State Park (Plymouth)

August 24: This month's Tots @10 program features a Back To School Concert with Alissa Cotes (Somerville)

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Thursday

August 25: Try a free On the MOVE! fitness class for kids (Boston)

August 25: Kick back and enjoy a free acoustic evening, featuring Sarah Blacker (Chestnut Hill)

August 25: Meet the Snow Sisters for songs, story games, fun, and photos (Easton)

August 25: HELP!, a Beatles Tribute Band, performs at Castle Hill on the Crane Estate (Ipswich)

August 25: Sloane Skylar performs a free concert at the Baxter Riverfront Park Amphitheater (Somerville)

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Friday

August 26: Take part in Free Friday Night Fun at the Discovery Museums (Acton)

August 26: The Toe Jam Puppet Band makes a fun appearance on George’s Island (Boston)

August 26: Take in a free viewing of Ant-Man at the Hatch Shell (Boston)

August 26: Enjoy the opening ceremonies and parade for St. Anthony's Feast (Boston)

August 26: Boston Lyric Opera performs a free concert in the courtyard (Boston)

August 26: Quincy Market celebrates its 40th Anniversary with buskers galore (Boston)

August 26: Take part in astronomy after hours at the Museum of Science (Boston)

August 26: Boston Blackthorne performs a free Irish music concert (Lexington)

August 26: Create a crown of flowers from the cutting garden at the Stevens-Coolidge Place (North Andover)

August 26: Celebrate roast corn at Gore Place (Waltham)

August 26: The last of the Free Fun Fridays, with free admission to the Franklin Park Zoo, Old Sturbridge Village, Museum of African American History, and more (various locations)

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