Boston Children’s Museum will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with 4 leaf clovers, music and a parade. Watch the Boston Police Gaelic Column of Pipes and Drums (11:30am). Make a 4 leaf clover. Create green bubbles. Join in on the St. Patrick’s Day parade (2pm) Free with museum admission. >>
It’s the most scent-sational day of the year—Sense of Smell Day! Test your smell memory, play the smell matching game, and find out why snot is so important in keeping you healthy. Celebrate your nose and all it does for you; after all, who “nose” what you’ll discover! >>
Swish! Zoom! Wow! Skip the driver’s license and craft your own car! Then take to the skies and explore the mechanics of zip lines. Join Olin College’s Engineering Discovery to explore the marvels of transportation. Free with admission. >>
Local wildlife will soon start emerging from their homes after a long winter, with their young ones close behind! Enjoy a unique opportunity to see native animals up close with a trained naturalist from the Blue Hills Trailside Museum. Handle natural history artifacts as you learn about the life cycle of birds, reptiles, and mammals that live in your neighborhood. For more information about The >>
ht 10am, Help welcome back spring with a fun hunt for signs of the season! Please dress for the weather as this is an outdoor program. Then at 11am, join us for our weekly story time where we will be reading books that help bring Spring to life! We’ll bring the books; you bring your imagination! Free with admission. >>
Thank you for raising awareness about the need for foster parents in Massachusetts. As an organization that also provides Intensive Foster Care, The Home for Little Wanderers has found that many people are unaware of the different types of foster care. We encourage anyone who is interested to learn more. Every child deserves a safe and loving home.
This topic has occupied my mind for years! Thank you for starting a movement that parents so desperately need! It is difficult for young parents to NOT get caught up in the overscheduled lifestyle. No well-meaning parent wants their child to miss any opportunity for healthy enrichment, but too much is counterproductive! Although my children are teenagers now, I would have LOVED to hear your words of wisdom when my family craved downtime!
Big Joe had visited our kids' preschool day care center (KinderCare) from time to time. We had such fond memories of his performances that we hired him for our daughter's 6th birthday party. Kids just love him--lots and lots of giggles and smiles!