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

Oh man am I excited for weekend. It's been a really good but also emotionally exhausting week and I'm excited for some downtime with the family! If you're looking for something to do this weekend, enjoy this roundup 25 events!

1. Robbins Library hosts its annual Fall Baby Brunch (Arlington)

2. The Norton Outdoor Center offers hayrides, pony rides, carnival games, face painting, pumpkin painting, and a haunted trail through the woods or through a not-so-haunted lodge (Attleboro)

3. Enjoy free admission, food sampling, kids’ activities, and educational presentations as the Boston Veg Food Fest brings together an array of vegetarian food providers and top chefs (Boston)

4. Wish “Old Ironsides” a happy birthday (Boston)

5. Visit the Curiosity Cube, a 22x10-foot mobile science lab (Boston)

6. The Nigerian Youth Organization of Boston presents The Taste of Nigeria, A Day of Art, Culture, Food, and Fashion (Boston)

7. Check out Who We Are: Lakou Ayiti with Jean Appolon Expressions (Boston)

8. Rock out with Mr. G and his collection of bilingual, environmental-themed songs (Brookline)

9. Puppet Showplace Theater presents Teddy Bear Picnic (Brookline)

10. Dance to raise money for relief efforts in Puerto Rico and Mexico (Cambridge)

11. It’s time for the 53rd Annual Head of the Charles Regatta (Cambridge)

12. Don’t miss Discover West Concord Day with cake and ice cream to celebrate 28 years of Debra’s Natural Gourmet, plus face painting, live jazz, a Mini Pumpkin Flower Arrangement workshop, coloring and crafts, local artists, free fudge, popcorn, pies, cider, a wine tasting, and so much more (Concord)

13. Make your way through the corn maze, play a round of pumpkin checkers, milk a cow, play pumpkin tetherball, pet the barnyard animals, and more at Connors Farm (Danvers)

14. Join 4,000 neighbors for the sunset Jamaica Pond Lantern Parade (Jamaica Plain)

15. Go on a Fall Foliage Nature Walk at the Arnold Arboretum (Jamaica Plain)

16. Enjoy the haunted Halloween Haymaze at Wilson Farm (Lexington)

17. Explore hay mazes, hay rides, farm animals, live owl programs, live music and more at the 37th Annual Daniel Webster Farm Day at the Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary (Marshfield)

18. Theater in the Open creates its annual Maudslay is Haunted outdoor event (Newburyport)

Friendly newfies with small carts transport PYO pumpkins from patch to vehicle at Smolak Farm’s Newfoundland Dog Pumpkin Pull (North Andover)

19. Catch Casper on a big screen under the stars (Salem)

20. SomerStreets Monster MashedUp closes Union Square to cars for three live music stages, an artisan market, beer garden, and fun activities for the whole family (Somerville)

21. Find creepy crafts, ghoulish games, a haunted maze, and costume contests at the Stone Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo event (Stoneham)

22. Enjoy PYO adventures, hayrides, pony rides, a hay maze, and other kids’ activities at Shelburne Farm (Stow)

23. Celebrate Massachusetts Archaeology Month and International Archaeology Day at the Davis Museum (Wellesley)

24. The Mahoney’s Haunted Maze is made up of spooky evergreens and the perfect amount of tricks and scares (Winchester)

25. Celebrate the season with themed science programs, free planetarium shows, and more than 1,000 carved pumpkins when the Ecotarium offers its 14th Annual Great Pumpkin Fest (Worcester)


Weekly Blueprint

Weekly Blueprint

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