New England Wild Flower Society Arbor Day Celebration

Come to this fun-filled, family-friendly day by the New England Wild Flower Society at Garden in the Woods in Framingham to celebrate trees and the forests they live in. There will be children’s activities, games, art projects, face painting, investigation stations, guided tours, workshops, a tree giveaway, and our on going native plant sale. Free […]

Teddy Bear Picnic at Sudbury Cooperative Preschool

Join the Sudbury Cooperative Preschool for a Teddy Bear Picnic on Friday, April 14, 2017 from 10:30-11:30! They’ll be an hour of music, snacks, and stories. Come in your pjs, and bring your teddy bear if you like. The Sudbury Cooperative preschool is located at 26 Concord Road in Sudbury, MA. The preschool is located […]

Water Wonders

Mayyim Hayyim and PJ Library have set up a Sunday afternoon program for you and your family. The theme is Jewish traditions and water. Bring your curiosity and they’ll bring the science experiments, art projects, story time, and songs that will leave you inspired. Enjoy meeting other families in the area over coffee and snacks, and learn about […]

Spring Craft at Craft Nites

Come Craft the Afternoon away at Craft Nites in Acton, MA on Saturday, March 25 from 2-4pm. Make a great Easter/spring centerpiece filled with chocolates from The Happy Chocolatier. Bring the kids to help and they can make a candy jar too! Register for one or both crafts today! ($49 for adult craft, $20 for […]

DIY Chic – End of the Year Teacher Gifts

Here are some sweet and chic DIY teacher gifts from FamilyFun magazine that are the perfect way to thank classroom teachers for an amazing school year. Start with the below designs for inspiration, then use each teacher’s favorite colors to make them extra special. Make sure you get extra supplies! These are so adorable, you […]

Lakeshore Learning Crafts in Newton

Kids ages three and up can enjoy free craft projects every Saturday at the Lakeshore store in Newton. Check the website to see this week’s craft and to confirm that the activity is taking place before you make the trek. The contact information is listed below.

Snowman Popsicle Craft

Whether it’s the need for something to do on a snowy day or a winter themed craft you need for a play date or school share, here is a simple, inexpensive, winter craft to do with the kids: A snowman popsicle craft with a popsicle stick, felt, construction paper, cotton balls, small pom-poms, scissors and […]

Fun Kid Craft Activities at Michaels

If you are looking for small activities to keep the kids occupied this summer, or need something to fill a week in between camps, then check out Michaels stores for fun kid craft activities all summer long. Every Saturday, at most local Michaels, kids can enjoy the Saturday themed craft between 10am-12pm. Cost is $2 […]

The NEW and Improved Michaels Stores

Get ready for a better shopping experience at over 27 Massachusetts Michaels stores. They will be unveiling new looks with brighter, wider aisles, more colorful designs and better signage to easily navigate the store. If you run into a Michaels store, not knowing what to buy or where to find it, new end caps will […]

Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

This is the first year that my son has been in school and with the end of the school year looming, I am faced with the new task of giving Teacher Appreciation Gifts. Geez, the stress! I am also aware that he is only three, so I want something that seems reflective of the cuteness […]

Make Meaning in Dedham Legacy Place

A new business has come to town. It is called Make Meaning. Make Meaning began in Manhattan and has expanded to Massachusetts with its first store at Legacy Place in Dedham. On a daily basis, you can see a birthday party in the back, pottery in the kiln, candles being cured, a Moms get together, […]

Doodle Roll Awards: Best Travel Toy

Boston-based Imagination Brands are the makers of Doodle Roll™.     If you haven’t heard of the Doodle Roll, it’s an award winning all-in-one portable arts & crafts activity kit. It contains a roll of paper and crayons in a compact package that doubles as a handy dispenser, with a safe tear edge. You pull out […]

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