Weekly Blueprint

Happy Sunday everyone, I hope you're having a great weekend! I've got a few quiet moments here and a million things to do so I'm going to get right to it with the Weekly Blueprint!


September 18-21: Beauty and the Beast returns to the big screen (Various Locations)

September 18-22: Learn about Salem’s Black Heritage with this audio tour featuring 25 sites that celebrate the integral role Black residents have played since the town’s founding in 1626 (Salem)

September 18-29: Take a Story Walk with the book Welcome to My Neighborhood: A Barrio ABC  (Jamaica Plain)

September 18-October 1: The BIg E celebrates its centennial year (West Springfield)


September 19: Mark Talk Like a Pirate Day with stories and hands-on engineering fun (Acton)

September 19: Meet other local parents with new babies in a relaxing play space at this free yoga class (Arlington)

September 19: Visit the Sun/Moon Garden to discover the wonderful things growing there (Belmont)

September 19: Storytime at the Mary Baker Eddy Library features Paulie Pastrami Achieves World Peace and Can You Say Peace? (Boston)


September 20: Home for Little Wanderers hosts a Free Family Science Night with an assortment of cool chemistry materials and gadgets, plus hands-on experiments to do together (Boston)

September 20: Teens can learn cooking and meal planning skills at this library Cooking Club (Boston)

September 20: Join storyteller Doria Hughes for Story Hour at Porter Square Books (Cambridge)

September 20: Help with the harvest during Tot Time on the Farm (Waltham)


September 21: Take Abby the Therapy Dog out for a walk (Acton)

September 21: Get to know this year’s homework helpers, enjoy snacks and school-related crafts, and win fidget prizes and free books at Homework Help Kickoff Week (Boston)

September 21: It’s the next to last of this year’s Thursdays on the Lawn (Jamaica Plain)


September 22: Catch Planes, Trains, and Automobiles on the big screen at Faneuil Hall (Boston)

September 22: View the stars, planets, moon, and other objects in the night sky from the Museum of Science rooftop when it hosts Astronomy After Hours (Boston)

September 22: The last Lunch Break on D of the season features pop and soul singer-songwriter Stefanie James (Boston)

September 22: It’s Ice Cream Cone Day at the Curious George Store (Cambridge)

September 22: MarketStreet Lynnfield has a plethora of fun activities planned for World Rhino Day (Lynnfield)

September 22-24: Trails and Sails concludes with walks, guided hikes, sails, historical tours, boating, and cycling adventures (Salem)

September 22-28: Mulan returns to the big screen (Various Locations)

Featured photo by Taylor Kiser on Unsplash