Weekly Blueprint

Happy Sunday everyone, I hope you're enjoying this gorgeous weekend! If you're looking for events this week in Boston (and beyond) for you and the kids, check out this roundup of ideas for Monday through Friday!

Monday, June 18

Find a tiny, magical fairy door and make a whimsical home using recycled materials (Boston)

Visit the Hatch Shell for Boston Landmarks Orchestra: The Planets for music under the stars (Boston)

Check out The Pineapple Project, a play about gender, creativity, and each child’s freedom to be who they are (Dorchester)

Tuesday, June 19

Take a Kids Yoga class at this week’s Summertime at The Street: Kid-Friendly Fun event (Chestnut Hill)

Explore the world of bees, moths, dragonflies, and other pollinators during this Insect Walk on the Farm for Families (Lexington)

Sustainability Day at the Lexington Farmers Market has themed activities for kids, plus a chance to connect with community organizations doing great work (Lexington)

Come to the preschool storytime & crafts for singing, story books and crafts  (Roxbury)

Wednesday, June 20

Celebrate Juneteenth at the MFA with with discussions, dance, visual art, music, film, and more (Boston)

Come monkey around at the Silly Sock Monkey Circus  (Boston)

Support young high school and collegiate inventors from across the country at MIT’s EurekaFest 2018  (Cambridge)

Boy and Girl Scouts enjoy free admission at Edaville (Carver)

Thursday, June 21

Check out working prototypes developed by high school and college student inventors at the second day of Eureka Fest 2018 (Cambridge)

Celebrate Summer Solstice, make flower crowns, marvel at circus performers, meet furry animals, and more (Cambridge)

Meet cartoonist and naturalist Rosemary Mosco to discover the funny side of nature (Lincoln)

Friday, June 22

Bounce the wiggle bridge, explore the woodland nook, and enjoy free Summer Friday Nights (Acton)

Watch Despicable Me 3 under the stars at the Hatch Shell (Boston)

View the moon, stars, planets, and other astronomical phenomena during this fun-filled evening (Boston)

Spread out a picnic blanket, watch Paddington 2, and enjoy live music and food at dusk (Newton)

Learn a variety of fun party dances and boogie down at a TGIF Dance Party (North Easton)