Weekly Blueprint

Happy Monday everyone, I hope you had a great weekend and are enjoying (?) what feels like our first real taste of winter weather! Enjoy this roundup of fun activities for the week and don't forget to enter to win this awesome Celtics prize pack. Entry closes Tuesday (December 10) and you simply need to drop a quick comment (I've loved reading about people's Celtics memories btw!).

December 10: Catch him if you can. (Lincoln)

December 11: Calling all paleontologists. (Acton)

December 12: Santa bringing a puppy this year? Come meet-play-learn a therapy dog. (Boston)

December 12: Boston Dance Company presents The Nutcracker. (Dorchester)

December 12: Holiday gingerbread house workshop. (Lexington)

December 12: Wander around Roslindale. (Roslindale)

December 12: Boston Christmas Cavalcade for the Homeless. (Somerville)

December 12 - 15: The Snowflake Man. (Brookline)

December 13: Balls and other things that bounce. (Acton)

December 13: Wonder if Buddy the Elf knows this guy? (Ipswich)

December 13 - 15: A festival of trees. (Marlborough)

December 13: Kids explore nature, you explore whatever you’d like. (Norfolk)

Image credit: The Trustees of Reservations

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