Weekend Roundup

Happy Friday everyone, I hope you're enjoying a great week! We've been adjusting to our new post-holiday winter routine this week, with Laurel and Violet both trying indoor soccer (and Jon and me also trying some new physical challenges) and we're keeping it straight via a homemade posterboard calendar in the kitchen! Meanwhile, if you're looking for something fun to do this weekend, enjoy this rounduo of 22 events, lovingly curated for your consideration.

1. Enjoy the great outdoors with this Nature Playgroup (Acton)

2. A reading of Ms. G's Shadowy Road to Fame with author and meteorologist Mish Michaels (Acton)

3. Bring your imagination to Lego Zone and enjoy a day of building (Acton)

4. Belmont World Film's 13th Annual Family Festival, "Kid Power!" (Arlington, Belmont)

5. Delight in Magic For Smart People, a show by Bob the Magic Guy (Arlington)

6. Enjoy performances of The Little Mermaid Jr., performed by Menotomy Musical Theater (Belmont)

7. The New England International Auto Show returns to town (Boston)

8. Enjoy a Taste of the Season at the Kitchen at Boston Public Market (Boston)

9. Get inspired during Toothpick World, a Build and Play Family Day at the Fuller Craft Museum (Brockton)

10. Take in a variety of high-energy, high-imagination shorts from around the world during Fantastic Journeys (Brookline)

11. Enjoy a rock show for kids at the Sinclair, featuring Freezepop and Let’s Wait (Cambridge)

12. The Joyful Noise Concert features the Harlem Gospel Choir, celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. (Cambridge)

13. Lollipops for Breakfast at Charlestown Working Theater (Charlestown)

14. Hot chocolate by the woodstove warms everyone after outdoor fun at the Cape Ann Discovery Center (Gloucester)

15. Take in a winter story time with your preschooler, make a craft and cozy up by the woodstove (Gloucester)

16. WinterFest continues at the Fruitlands Museum, with fun both indoors and out (Harvard)

17. Teddy Bear Havdalah encourages guests to enjoy music by Karen K & the Jitterbugs, make teddy bears for donation, and take part in a pajama pizza party (Lexington)

18. The Chickering Cabin Grand Opening brings s'mores, skating, snow sculptures, snowshoeing, and more (Medfield)

19. Enjoy a Winter Wander on Revere Beach, a dog-friendly two mile walk (Revere)

20. Beer for the grown ups, fun music for the kids at the Kids Union Dance Party (Somerville)

21. Learn all about eagles and owls and travel to spot some in the wild (Topsfield)

22. Free Family Fun with paint, paper, collage, performance, and movement (Watertown)

Image credit: Fuller Craft Museum

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