Weekly Blueprint

Happy Sunday everyone, I hope you've been enjoying a lovely weekend! If you're looking for something to do this week, enjoy this roundup of ideas for Monday through Friday. And DON'T FORGET TO VOTE ON TUESDAY!


November 6: This month’s MFA Playdate activities focus on the theme “Shaping the World” (Boston)

November 6: Use tablets to code programs for Dot and Dash to follow (Boston)

November 6: Participate in a Children’s Book Club, a bit of Creative Drama, or the Children’s Chess Club (Boston)

November 6: Bookshop brings middle schoolers together monthly to discuss a book, learn new technology, and create content based on the group’s reactions (Cambridge)


November 7: Find silly and unconventional tools at Make a Mess: Paint With What?? (Acton)

November 7: The Discovery Museums host an Especially for Me! Sensory-Friendly Afternoon (Acton)

November 7: Explore the History and Innovations of the Boston Water Works System (Boston)

November 7: The littlest ballerinas love Story Time with the Boston Ballet (Charlestown)

November 7: Rock out at a Baby/Toddler Dance Party (Jamaica Plain)

November 7: Discover Trucks, Tractors, and Tools at Drumlin Farm (Lincoln)


November 8: Celebrate whatever weather Mother Nature delivers with an outdoor activity during What’s the Weather Wednesday (Acton)

November 8: Build a robot at Bits & Bots (Dorchester)

November 8: Take a Parents and Tots Nature Walk (Norwell)

November 8: Art lovers and their little ones can go on a Stroller Tour through Art and Legends of the Ancient World (Wellesley)


November 9: Gourds Galore invites scientific exploration and observation, while Upbeat Music gets kids dancing and exploring movement, musical instruments, and rhythm (Acton)

November 9: Join Bow Wow Reading Buddies for storytime with therapy dogs (Boston)

November 9: Relax and restore during a Mom’s Night Out with Yoga, Reiki, & Wine (Maynard)

November 9-12: Two funny folktales from Africa come to life at this Crabgrass Puppet Theatre performance (Brookline)


November 10: Get outside for Forest Friday (Acton)

November 10: Hug a Teddy Bear at the Curious George Store (Cambridge)

November 10: Move, groove, giggle, and sing with Steve Songs (Needham)

November 10: It’s cows that type and hens on strike at this performance of Click, Clack, Moo (Newton)

November 10: Craft and learn during Veteran’s Day: Old Glory (North Easton)

November 10-12: The Music Man comes to town (Jamaica Plain)