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Here's a great roundup of April Vacation Week activities and Patriot's Day events in and around Boston. Don't forget the and the Boston Marathon! Could it be that spring has finally sprung?




Favorite Sledding Hills in the Boston AreaMassachusetts, Free
Thu, December 1, 2016  -  Wed, March 1, 2017   
Sample some of the top sledding choices in the Boston area. And hold on tight!
Fee Free National Parks DaysMassachusetts, Free
Mon, January 16, 2017  -  Sun, November 12, 2017   
One of five Fee Free days/periods at National Parks, Forests & Wildlife refuges. Enjoy free admission to several Massachusetts parks today.
Commerford Kid's Fun Fair & Traveling Zoo3 Locations, $$
Sat, February 4, 2017  -  Sun, February 26, 2017   
Commerford Zoo' kids fun fairs are a fun, friendly, and safe place to bring your family. Enjoy rides, games, and a unique chance to interact with exotic animals.
QARI Lunar New Year Festival: QuincyQuincy, Free
Sun, February 12, 2017   
The Annual Quincy QARI Lunar New Year Festival will celebrate the new Lunar Year which will take place at North Quincy High School.
School Vacation Week Made to Order at The Lenox HotelBoston, $$
Fri, February 17, 2017  -  Sat, February 25, 2017   
The Lenox Hotel wants to help plan a family vacation that will keep everyone happy. Spend the week of February 17 – 25, 2017 taking in historic Boston with old-fashioned family adventures focused only on fun, not stress.
February Vacation Activities: ICABoston, $
Mon, February 20, 2017  -  Thu, February 23, 2017   
Visit Boston's Institute of Contemporary Art during vacation for drop-in gallery activities and exhibition-related art-making projects, especially for families.
MIT Museum Feb FestCambridge, Free
Mon, February 20, 2017  -  Sat, February 25, 2017   
Every year during the Massachusetts school vacation week in February, the MIT Museum celebrates National Engineers Week with engineering-specific activities, workshops, and afternoon demonstrations led by MIT students.
Visit the Edward M. Kennedy Institute over February VacationBoston
Mon, February 20, 2017  -  Fri, February 24, 2017   
Visit our full-scale representation of the United States Senate Chamber, where you can vote on a current piece of legislation and listen to live debates on historical issues.
Tech & Design February Vacation CampLexington, $$
Mon, February 20, 2017  -  Fri, February 24, 2017   
Empow Studios brings technology, arts, and play together to help young learners discover and build on their creative talents. Visit our website for more details.
JCC Kids’ Choice February Vacation ProgramNewton, $$$
Mon, February 20, 2017  -  Fri, February 24, 2017   
From sports to swimming to arts, dance, cooking and rock climbing, kids have their choice of activities at the JCC Kids’ Choice February Vacation Program. Held at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton.
My Gym Newton February Camp!Newton, $$
Mon, February 20, 2017  -  Fri, February 24, 2017   
Drop your kiddos off at our February Break Camp! We will be running games and activities, showing new puppet shows and more. Camp is appropriate for children ages 2.5-8.
Slice & Dice: Pizza & Board GamesDover, $
Thu, February 23, 2017   
Join Powisset Cooks! for a fun-filled day of pizza making, eating and board games. We will have board games available but feel free to bring your own. Kids and adults alike are welcome.
Antique Sleigh RallySturbridge, $$
Sun, February 26, 2017  -  Sun, February 26, 2017   
Come and see more than 20 horse-drawn sleighs at Old Sturbridge Village’s Antique Sleigh Rally. The sleigh rally competition will feature vintage sleighs pulled by a variety of horse breeds.
Empow's Tech & Design CampLexington, $$
Mon, April 17, 2017  -  Fri, April 21, 2017   
Empow Studios brings technology, arts, and play together to help young learners discover and build on their creative talents. Visit our website for more details!
April Vacation Program for pre-k - 2nd gradeMedford, $$
Sat, April 22, 2017  -  Fri, April 25, 2014   
Enjoy art, music and gardening at this fun and interesting preschool - second grade vacation program. Half day or full day option. visit ase.tuftsedu/epcs
Tech & Design Summer CampWestford
Mon, July 17, 2017  -  Fri, July 21, 2017   
In Empow’s home studio in Lexington, we host an After-School Club, weekend technology clubs, vacation & summer camps, one-day NanoCamps when schools are closed, birthday parties, and more.
Minecraft Summer CampBelmont
Mon, July 24, 2017  -  Fri, July 28, 2017   
In Empow’s home studio in Lexington, we host an After-School Club, weekend technology clubs, vacation & summer camps, one-day NanoCamps when schools are closed, birthday parties, and more.
Minecraft Summer CampBoston
Mon, July 31, 2017  -  Fri, August 4, 2017   
In Empow’s home studio in Lexington, we host an After-School Club, weekend technology clubs, vacation & summer camps, one-day NanoCamps when schools are closed, birthday parties, and more.


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