Christine Koh


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28 Cool Things To Do In February (In Boston + Beyond)

28 Cool Things To Do In February (In Boston + Beyond)

Get out your calendars, friends, it’s time to put some fun events on your calendar for February!

February 1: Ring in the Year of the Rooster with a Lunar New Year Storywalk (Boston)

February 2: Check out these Sundance Film Festival Shorts at the ICA (Boston)

February 3: Jump On In offers a special evening for LGBTQ families and allies to benefit International Family Equality Day in Somerville (Woburn)

February 4: Join the Tony Fonseca Drum Circle in celebration of Black Life and Black History Month (Boston)

February 5: Relax in the heated Beer Garden Tent at this family-friendly Matt Heaton concert (Somerville)

February 6: Kids can complete their card-crafting at Artbeat’s Valentine Card Making Extravaganza (Arlington)

February 7: The Discovery Museums host their regular Especially for Me! Sensory-Friendly Afternoon (Acton)

February 8: Dr. Can-Do Science Experiments with Ice and Snow (Brighton)

February 9: The Snow Queen makes its area debut at the Puppet Showplace Theater (Brookline)

February 10: Attend the Boston Black Block Party at the Children’s Museum (Boston)

February 11: Knit Together and get to know people from diverse backgrounds and communities (Lexington)

February 12: Celebrate Black History Month with Haitian Contemporary Dance Classes (Boston)

February 13: Create a Valentine’s Craft (Boston)

February 14: Combine simple paper engineering and creativity to make one-of-a-kind Valentines (Acton)

February 15: Join Speech and Language Pathologist Patty Johnson for a hands-on developmental workshop, How Do You Feel?, for children aged 0-3 and their caregivers (Charlestown)

February 16: Tanglewood Marionettes performs Hansel and Gretel (Brookline)

February 17: Take in Frozen on the big screen (Various Locations)

February 18: Celebrate with Nigerian dwarf goat Chewbacca on her first birthday (Boston)

February 19: The Airborne Comedians are two performers who’ve traveled the globe performing their high energy, unorthodox comedy juggling show (Brookline)

February 20: Participate in the Great Backyard Bird Count (Various Locations)

February 21: Explore invention, dance, poetry, art-making, and short films at the Mary Baker Eddy Library’s Untold American Stories/Black History Month (Boston)

February 22: Check out a screening of the documentary Saving Sea Turtles: Preventing Extinction (Boston)

February 23: Boston Baroque performs its Classics for Kids series (Boston)

February 24: The Crane Estate hosts a Snowman Building Contest (Ipswich)

February 25: It’s time for Lowell’s annual Winterfest (Lowell)

February 26: Celebrate Black artistry through musical storytelling with Castle of Our Skins (Boston)

February 27: Enjoy bedtime stories and a seasonal craft (Hyde Park)

February 28: Help the Discovery Museums test new materials and methods at Try It Out Tuesday (Acton)

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