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Jeff Jam Weekday 9am Online SingalongsVirtual/Online, $
Mon, April 20, 2020  -  Tue, April 20, 2021   
Thirty minute singalong with Jeff Jam at The Jeff Jam Fun Club, via Patreon.com, 9-9:30am. $1 per month subscription allows access to all previous singalongs, and more.
KidsCare Virtual VisitsCharlestown, Free
Thu, July 2, 2020  -  Fri, July 2, 2021   
The Ruth Sleeper Nursing Center for Clinical Education and Wellness invites you and your children to participate in KidsCare Virtual Visits with our nurse practitioner students, held Thursdays between 1:00 and 5:00 p.m.
Take a Virtual Tour of the Spellman Stamp MuseumVirtual/Online, Free
Thu, October 1, 2020  -  Mon, May 31, 2021   
With the help of Alanna Muldoon and Brian Gorden of the Weston Media Center, we have created a twelve minute virtual tour of the Museum. Come learn about stamps during National Stamp month!
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Virtual Preschool Story Time with Cambridge Public LibraryVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, November 3, 2020  -  Tue, March 30, 2021   
The Cambridge Public Library invites children ages 3-5 and their grown ups to join us from home for 25 minutes of engaging stories.
Virtual Tours of USS Constitution 'Old Ironsides'Charlestown, Free
Fri, November 20, 2020  -  Sun, February 28, 2021   
Everyday at 10:00am Eastern Time the crew of the USS Constitution will be conducting a #FacebookLive tour of the ship where you can ask us questions in the comment section! Huzzah!
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Mrs. Abell's Cartoon at Noon - Online Drawing Class!Virtual/Online, Free
Tue, December 1, 2020  -  Thu, March 4, 2021   
Mrs. Abell is doing Cartoon at Noon! She is an elementary school art teacher and totally fun and engaging. Check out these fun videos, any time of day, to find lots of cartoons to draw.
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Build your own Virtual Museum with Boston Children's Museum!Virtual/Online, Free
Fri, January 1, 2021  -  Mon, March 1, 2021   
Social distancing is not required when you design your own Museum from home with our creative new interactive game! What would you put in your children's museum? A piano on the roof? A dinosaur in the lobby? A three...
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Boston Free Winter Fitness SeriesVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, January 3, 2021  -  Sat, May 1, 2021   
The four-month-long free fitness series will offer free virtual classes to be enjoyed online from the safety of your home from January 3 through May 1.
5th Annual World Whale Film FestivalVirtual/Online, $
Thu, February 18, 2021  -  Sun, February 28, 2021   
Pacific Whale Foundation announces the 5th Annual World Whale Film Festival (WWFF). The WWFF celebrates visual storytellers passionate about protecting the ocean and marine wildlife. The virtual event runs from February 19th to February 28th.
Reimagining Museums: Disruption and ChangeVirtual/Online, Free
Today  -  Thu, February 25, 2021   
As museums acknowledge legacies as colonial institutions, many are reimagining their mission as agents of decolonization and social justice. The pandemic, the Black Lives Matter movement, and other issues continue to create opportunities for reflection.
@ Home Coffee House: Black History MonthVirtual/Online, Free
Today  -  Thu, February 25, 2021   
A special Black History Month edition of our virtual cabaret series produced in collaboration with The Robbins House, a Concord-based nonprofit organization focused on raising awareness of Concord’s African, African American, and antislavery history.
Free Virtual Salsa Dance ClassVirtual/Online, Free
Today  -  Thu, February 25, 2021   
Join us for a FREE Virtual Salsa Dance Class on Thursday, February 25 from 8:30pm - 9:00pm. We'll start at the very beginning and by the end of class you'll know a spin and sexy dip!
Boston Book Festival’s Spring Fundraiser: Authors Live in Your Living RoomVirtual/Online, $
Today  -  Thu, April 15, 2021   
The Boston Book Festival’s spring fundraiser, Authors Live in Your Living Room, launches on Thursday, February 25, at 6:30 p.m. with CNN’s Jim Sciutto.
Virtual Local Black Excellence ForumVirtual/Online, Free
Today  -  Thu, February 25, 2021   
Join us as we celebrate Black History Month by highlighting Local Black Excellence and discussing the importance of representation!
The Power of Sports: Race & EquityRoxbury, Free
Today  -  Thu, February 25, 2021   
Kicking off in February 2021 to coincide with Black History Month, The BASE will launch a 3-part panel or discussion series, The Power of Sports. This month's panel focuses on race and equity.
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Virtual ICA Playdate: Reimagining Tomorrow with The GottabeesVirtual/Online, Free
Fri, February 26, 2021  -  Fri, February 26, 2021   
Drawing inspiration from our newest exhibition i’m yours: Encounters with Art in Our Times, we’ll play with and learn from our visiting educators this month: theatre and play experts The Gottabees, and storytellers and...
Meteorites & More! Meet Cari Corrigan from Smithsonian Natural History MuseumVirtual/Online, Free
Sat, February 27, 2021  -  Sat, February 27, 2021   
Boolean Girl presents Cari Corrigan from the Smithsonian Natural history museum. Join us to learn about the work she does studying meteorites to learn more about our solar system.
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger HuntBoston, $
Sat, February 27, 2021  -  Sat, February 27, 2021   
Go on a wizarding adventure that takes you to museums across America in search of art that echoes characters, places, and magical objects in the famed Harry Potter books and movies, without leaving your home.
Beyond A Winter's Day - Zoom Performances of Puppets, Shadows & LightVirtual/Online, $
Sun, February 28, 2021  -  Sun, March 28, 2021   
A family-friendly experience held over Zoom! Through time, space, & the Internet, a troupe of storytellers warm a bitter winter with tales, imagination, and tasty treats.
After-School Animal Encounters: Weird EatersVirtual/Online, Free
Wed, March 3, 2021  -  Wed, March 3, 2021   
Join human museum staffers Javier and Ryan in this 45-minute program for families and get a look at some weird eaters. March is Nutrition Month, it’s the perfect time to explore our creatures’ diets.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Radio ShowVirtual/Online, $
Fri, March 5, 2021  -  Sun, March 14, 2021   
THE CANNON THEATRE PROUDLY PRESENTS: “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy - Radio Show” An illustrated online production of Douglas Adams' original radio scripts.
Margot Fox Family Fun Time Live StreamArlington, $$
Sat, March 6, 2021   
Join Margot Fox and friends for some family-friendly folk-rock Live-Streamed from the Regent Theatre!. Come dance, wiggle, and sing to her tunes (old and new) as we shake off the cold and look towards spring!
Cozy Connect: Mr. Cuddles is Missing!Virtual/Online, Free
Sun, March 7, 2021  -  Sun, March 7, 2021   
Mr. Cuddles is missing! Join our team of human and puppet friends in this interactive family adventure as we search for the missing turtle. Featuring original music, colorful characters, and a bit of magic!
Free Family Puppet Shows with Puppet Showplace TheatreVirtual/Online, Free
Sun, March 7, 2021  -  Sun, March 21, 2021   
FREE Family Shows return to our virtual stage starting March 7th. RSVP online for your Zoom link to join the fun! This month, enjoy engaging shows like Cozy Connect: Mr. Cuddles is Missing! and Rock the Boat. Ages 4+.
Voyage of Mercy: Virtual Author Talk & Community ConversationVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, March 9, 2021  -  Tue, March 9, 2021   
Join Charlestown Navy Yard partners for a virtual gathering featuring conversation with Stephen Puleo, author of 'Voyage of Mercy: The USS Jamestown, the Irish Famine, and the Remarkable Story of America’s First Humanitarian Mission.”
NRT Nature Knowledge TriviaVirtual/Online, Free
Tue, March 9, 2021  -  Tue, March 9, 2021   
Free, virtual trivia that is perfect for individuals or groups of any age wanting to test out their nature-knowledge! Trivia is conducted virtually via ZOOM by an NRT educator with questions inclusive for all ages!
Turning Life On Family Event: Perfecting Your Posture for Online LearningVirtual/Online, $
Wed, March 10, 2021  -  Wed, March 10, 2021   
This family event by Turning Life On will offer information and suggestions for protecting your posture while distance learning (and working) for optimized health and development.
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger HuntVirtual/Online, $
Sat, March 13, 2021  -  Sat, March 13, 2021   
Go on a wizarding adventure that takes you to museums across America in search of art that echoes characters, places, and magical objects in the famed Harry Potter books and movies, without leaving your home.
2021 Virtual Spring Institute in Global Leadership (March Break)Virtual/Online, $$
Mon, March 15, 2021  -  Wed, March 17, 2021   
The United Nations Association of Greater Boston's Virtual Spring Institute in Global Leadership offers a 3-day Model UN program for students in grades 7-10 to explore the topic of climate change.
St. Patrick's Day Family Music Makers ClassVirtual/Online, $
Wed, March 17, 2021  -  Wed, March 17, 2021   
Join NEMPAC for a St. Patrick's Day-themed Family Music Makers class! Discover fun, joy, and excitement of music through singing, moving, and instrumental jam sessions, with songs and games designed around Irish music and culture!
Ciclismo Classico Bike Travel Film FestivalVirtual/Online, $
Thu, March 18, 2021  -  Thu, March 18, 2021   
Explore the world from your living room! A family-friendly film festival about adventures on two wheels! It's the only event of its type in the world.
Wild and Scenic Film FestivalVirtual/Online, $
Sat, March 20, 2021  -  Sat, March 20, 2021   
Join the Wild and Scenic Film Festival, hosted by 'e' inc., for a night of curated films focused on our amazing planet and the inspiring activism to save it.
For Teens by Teens: Turning Life On Teen Leadership Council Community DiscussionVirtual/Online, Free
Thu, March 25, 2021  -  Thu, March 25, 2021   
This for teens by teens open forum is the perfect opportunity for teens to come together in a safe space to talk tech, support each other and share suggestions.
Watson Adventures’ Around the World Virtual Scavenger Hunt for KidsVirtual/Online, $
Sat, March 27, 2021  -  Sat, March 27, 2021   
Take your family around the world on a virtual scavenger hunt! Explore the world’s best museums and historic locations searching for answers to fun tricky questions about them.
Hop to It, Kids! The New Online Easter Egg HuntVirtual/Online, $
Sat, March 27, 2021  -  Sat, March 27, 2021   
Go on a virtual Easter Egg hunt! The eggs are hidden in art museums, natural history museums, royal homes or atop buildings. Follow clues to find the eggs and answer fun questions about them.
Hop to It, Kids! The New Online Easter Egg HuntVirtual/Online, $
Mon, March 29, 2021  -  Mon, March 29, 2021   
Go on a virtual Easter Egg hunt! The eggs are hidden in art museums, natural history museums, royal homes or atop buildings. Follow clues to find the eggs and answer fun questions about them.
Watson Adventures’ Around the World Virtual Scavenger Hunt for KidsVirtual/Online, $
Tue, March 30, 2021  -  Tue, March 30, 2021   
Take your family around the world on a virtual scavenger hunt! Explore the world’s best museums and historic locations searching for answers to fun tricky questions about them.
Hop to It, Kids! The New Online Easter Egg HuntVirtual/Online, $
Wed, March 31, 2021  -  Wed, March 31, 2021   
Go on a virtual Easter Egg hunt! The eggs are hidden in art museums, natural history museums, royal homes or atop buildings. Follow clues to find the eggs and answer fun questions about them.
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger HuntVirtual/Online, $
Thu, April 1, 2021  -  Thu, April 1, 2021   
Go on a wizarding adventure that takes you to museums across America in search of art that echoes characters, places, and magical objects in the famed Harry Potter books and movies, without leaving your home.
Hop to It, Kids! The New Online Easter Egg HuntVirtual/Online, $
Fri, April 2, 2021  -  Fri, April 2, 2021   
Go on a virtual Easter Egg hunt! The eggs are hidden in art museums, natural history museums, royal homes or atop buildings. Follow clues to find the eggs and answer fun questions about them.
Hop to It, Kids! The New Online Easter Egg HuntVirtual/Online, $
Sat, April 3, 2021  -  Sat, April 3, 2021   
Go on a virtual Easter Egg hunt! The eggs are hidden in art museums, natural history museums, royal homes or atop buildings. Follow clues to find the eggs and answer fun questions about them.
Hop to It, Kids! The New Online Easter Egg HuntVirtual/Online, $
Sun, April 4, 2021  -  Sun, April 4, 2021   
Go on a virtual Easter Egg hunt! The eggs are hidden in art museums, natural history museums, royal homes or atop buildings. Follow clues to find the eggs and answer fun questions about them.
Science Club for Girls 2021 Virtual Catalyst AwardsVirtual/Online, Free
Thu, April 8, 2021  -  Thu, April 8, 2021   
Virtual Nonprofit Event Celebrating over 26 years of empowering girls and women in STEM! 100% of the proceeds from this event will be donated to Science Club for Girls
Digital Party on Wheels!Virtual/Online, $$
Tue, May 15, 2029  -  Tue, May 15, 2029   
Celebrate and learn about New York and all things trains and transit, and support the New York Transit Museum right from home! Virtual tours of our vintage subway cars and more!
Virtual Screening Room via Coolidge Corner TheaterBrookline, $$
Wed, March 24, 3030  -  Thu, April 30, 2020   
Coolodge Corner Theater is offering some of our great, curated Coolidge programming, virtually. Your rental of these films and purchase of tickets for film education classes helps support the Coolidge and compensate our staff during this unprecedented time. Thank you!
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