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Boston Red Sox Kids Activity & Games PagesOnline, Free
Wed, April 15, 2020  -  Sun, September 20, 2020   
Hit a home run with Red Sox 'Home Fun' activity pages! Updated weekly, kids can have lots of Red Sox-themed fun with coloring pages, games, puzzles, math & STEM worksheets and more!
Mister G TVOnline, Free
Sat, April 18, 2020  -  Fri, January 1, 2021   
A live streaming platform hosted by Latin GRAMMY-Winning musician, author, activist and educator, MISTER G. Each weekly episode features new music, an outdoor adventure, and interviews with musicians, artists, and guests from around the world.
Jeff Jam Weekday 9am Online SingalongsOnline, $
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.
Facebook Live Storytelling Session! by Elaine LindyOnline, Free
Sat, April 25, 2020  -  Sat, December 26, 2020   
Watch each Saturday @ 11am on Facebook Live for a Fairytale or Folktale, lovingly retold by Elaine Lindy of the award-winning website, StoriesToGrowBy.Org. Each story with a positive message for kids.
Virtual Mentoring Relationships for Girls with Big Sister BostonOnline, Free
Fri, May 29, 2020  -  Thu, December 31, 2020   
Even during a time of social distancing, Big Sister Boston is still making and supporting mentoring relationships between women and girls--virtually! Enroll a girl age 7 - 15 in our program today.
Boston Virtual Summer Fitness Series 2020Boston, Free
Mon, June 1, 2020  -  Sat, September 26, 2020   
Free fitness classes in your neighborhood parks presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield, in partnership with the Boston Parks & Recreation Department and the Boston Public Health Commission. Classes start in June and run through September.
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Fun Family Games & Activities - Indoor & Outdoor FavoritesOnline, Free
Mon, June 22, 2020  -  Sat, August 22, 2020   
Now that the weather is getting summery, here are some fun, old-school family games to enjoy to get everyone moving outside.
Tadpole 10 Virtual Stories & Puppet Shows for KidsOnline, Free
Thu, June 25, 2020  -  Thu, August 27, 2020   
Highland Street's TADpole 10 program encourages families and nonprofit groups to pursue healthy and educational activities throughout the summer.
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Tanglewood 2020 - Virtual FestivalOnline
Wed, July 1, 2020  -  Tue, August 25, 2020   
Season offerings will now take place through Tanglewood 2020 online festival, a groundbreaking digital series of audio and video streams—including newly created content to be recorded at Tanglewood’s Linde Center in...
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.
NILP Quest for Connections Virtual Scavenger HuntLawrence, $
Mon, July 6, 2020  -  Sun, August 30, 2020   
Quest for Connections engages local businesses, nonprofits, families and individuals in a 8 week Virtual Scavenger Hunt. You can join anytime and participate for as many weeks as you want.
One World Virtual Program for Kids with Mary Baker Eddy Library 2020Boston, Free
Tue, July 7, 2020  -  Tue, August 11, 2020   
It’s time for the Mary Baker Eddy Library’s 15th annual One World program—a series of free art and cultural events targeted for children ages 4–12. This is a free and online program which will be presented via the Zoom webinar platform.
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A Sailor's Life For Me: Dynamic Virtual Game from USS ConstitutionOnline, Free
Fri, July 10, 2020  -  Sun, August 30, 2020   
The USS Constitution Museum recently launched A Sailor’s Life for Me (asailorslifeforme.org), a dynamic online game and education resource that gives people of all ages a chance to step into the shoes of an 1812 sailor.
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The Gottabees' 'ScreenPLAY!' Virtual Puppet ShowsOnline, $$
Wed, July 15, 2020  -  Sat, August 29, 2020   
The Gottabees' 'ScreenPLAY!' pilot episodes were such a hit, we're adding adventures all summer long! This super-active experience allows you to channel your household's creativity into an inspiring work of...
Music en Masse - Free Music ClassesMassachusetts, Free
Mon, July 27, 2020  -  Mon, August 31, 2020   
Music en Masse is a music education program where children (ages 5-10) will be introduced to the basics of music such as counting and reading music.
Virtual Craftsmen's FairNew Hampshire
Sat, August 1, 2020  -  Sun, August 9, 2020   
For nine days in August, we invite you to join us for the 87th Annual Craftsmen’s Fair (our FIRST Virtual Event)! August 1-9, 2020! More than 140 master craftsmen will showcase their one-of-a-kind art and craft.
GroundBeat: A Virtual Series Featuring BAMS FestOnline, Free
Sat, August 1, 2020  -  Mon, August 31, 2020   
The Esplanade Association is excited to present GroundBeat: A Virtual Series Featuring BAMS Fest, a five-part virtual concert series featuring ten artists of different music styles and backgrounds from throughout Greater Boston!
Observational Drawing for ages 9-12Fitchburg, $$
Sun, August 2, 2020  -  Sun, August 9, 2020   
Write, illustrate, and share your story with guidance from comics artist Liz Young. Play drawing and writing games, learn to design your own characters, and develop your own mini comic! $45, $35 for Museum Family-level members.
Summer Stage 2020 Online - Week SixCambridge, $$
Mon, August 3, 2020  -  Fri, August 7, 2020   
This year, all of our Summer Stage classes are online via Zoom! Check our website for more info! Online camp for kids, youth and teens!
Kids Knitting Camp (Virtual)Boston, $$$
Mon, August 3, 2020  -  Fri, August 7, 2020   
Over the course of the week, Third Piece’s professional team will introduce your campers to advanced knitting skills where they will create their very own fiber fashion!
Wonderful Wildlife for ages 5-8Fitchburg, $$
Mon, August 3, 2020  -  Fri, August 7, 2020   
Instructor: Claire Higgins Be inspired by wildlife! Create animal portraits, wilderness landscapes, crazy 3-dimensional animals, and fantasy animals. $50, $40 for Museum Family-level members. Visit us online!
Patchwork Players: Made of Wood - PinocchioNew Hampshire, $
Tue, August 4, 2020  -  Tue, August 11, 2020   
What happens to Pinocchio after he’s turned into a real boy? Join Pinocchio, Gepetto and the Blue Fairy on Pinocchio’s 13th birthday on their journey to self-acceptance.
Chess ClassBoston, Free
Today  -  Wed, August 5, 2020   
'The chess class will teach students how to form a basic chess strategy and how to win a game of chess. Students should know basic piece movement.
The Tempest: Online Script-In-Hand PerformanceBoston, Free
Thu, August 6, 2020  -  Thu, August 6, 2020   
CSC will present an online script-in-hand performance on Thursday, August 6 at 7:00PM. The performance will be free and open to the public on CSC’s YouTube channel and can be accessed via www.commshakes.org.
'The Wild' Live Virtual ScreeningOnline, $
Thu, August 6, 2020  -  Thu, August 6, 2020   
'Live' Virtual Screening on Thursday, August 6th at 8pm EST “at” Coolidge Corner Theater. Join filmmaker Mark Titus and special guests in a crucial Livestream interactive event.
Minni Make + Play - Fizzy Paintings (virtual)Boston, $
Sat, August 8, 2020  -  Sat, August 8, 2020   
In Minni Make + Play – Fizzy Paintings (virtual) little scientists will mix up chemical reactions and colorful concoctions with simple ingredients found in the kitchen. Instructor Maria will begin with a book reading.
Minni PaintShop – Playful Potions (virtual)Boston, $
Sat, August 8, 2020  -  Sat, August 8, 2020   
In Minni PaintShop – Playful Potions (virtual) painters will mix up their own gooey paint potions using ingredients found at home. Instructor Maria will introduce two trialed and tested recipes.
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger HuntBoston, $
Sun, August 9, 2020  -  Sun, August 9, 2020   
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.
A Sailor's Life, Live!Boston, Free
Wed, August 12, 2020  -  Wed, August 12, 2020   
A Sailor’s Life, Live! is an online education series designed for students that explores life at sea on USS Constitution. Each episode is co-hosted by a current Constitution crew member live from the ship.
Then and Now: A Family-Friendly Virtual TourWaltham, $
Thu, August 13, 2020  -  Thu, August 13, 2020   
Take a family-friendly virtual tour of the 1806 mansion at Gore Place. Join an education specialist for a look at then versus now in this beautiful old home.
Creating Inclusive Spaces WebinarOnline, Free
Thu, August 13, 2020  -  Thu, August 13, 2020   
We will premiere the talk that CMCB Director of Music Therapy Chris Perry gave in April about creating inclusive spaces and how we can be intentional about our space.
Free Action Karate Online (Ages 5 - 12)Boston, Free
Thu, August 13, 2020  -  Thu, August 13, 2020   
'This is a karate class designed for kids ages 5-12. Children will learn ''easy to follow'' moves at home in this interactive class. This is not a class you will watch, parents will involved too.
The Long Way Home: A photographic journey with Gordon LanktonClinton, $
Sat, August 15, 2020  -  Sat, August 15, 2020   
Museum of Russian Icons Executive Director Kent Russell, consultant Karen Lankton, and exhibition curator Chris Stratford discuss the process of translating The Long Way Home from book to exhibition.
Zoom Webinar: Exploring The Long Way Home exhibitionClinton, $
Sat, August 15, 2020  -  Sat, August 15, 2020   
Over a year’s worth of planning and preparation has gone into creating the exhibition The Long Way Home: Photographs by Gordon Lankton, which documents his extraordinary trip across Europe and Asia by motorcycle.
Minni Make + Play – Lots of Lines (virtual)Boston, $
Sat, August 15, 2020  -  Sat, August 15, 2020   
In Minni Make + Play – Lots of Lines (virtual) students will learn all about lines and drawing with multimedia art materials. Instructor Maria will begin with a book reading.
Minni SketchShop – Abstract Drawings (virtual)Boston, $
Sat, August 15, 2020  -  Sat, August 15, 2020   
In Minni SketchShop – Abstract Drawings (virtual) serious sketchers and beginning drawers will learn all the basics of drawing from observation. Instructor Maria will encourage students to explore contour drawing and abstraction.
Patchwork Players: Land of the Lost StoriesNew Hampshire, $
Tue, August 18, 2020  -  Tue, August 25, 2020   
What happens to a fairytale character when their story is no longer being told? They get discarded to the “Land of Lost Stories.”Cherished characters from well-known stories must work together to escape the island.
Boston Landmarks Orchestra presents “She’s The First,” with Grace KellyBoston, Free
Tue, August 18, 2020  -  Tue, August 18, 2020   
Boston Landmarks Orchestra presents “She’s The First,” a concert celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment, which guaranteed and protected women's constitutional right to vote.
Art Skills: Anime (Free Online for Ages 5 to 11)Boston, Free
Tue, August 18, 2020  -  Tue, August 18, 2020   
'KidzToPros' popular hour long Art Skills drop-in classes help develop creativity and imagination! Kids learn art techniques, including sketching, drawing, color selection, and collaging using simple materials you have at home.
ACTIVE KIDS: YOGA (Free Online for Ages 5 to 8)Boston, Free
Tue, August 18, 2020  -  Tue, August 18, 2020   
'KidzToPros Active Kids Jr. drop-in classes provide themed, indoor exercise and movement.A KidzToPros sports instructor will guide kids in various exercises and physical activities according to the theme of the class.
Broadway Road Trip - Virtual PerformanceNew Hampshire, $$
Thu, August 20, 2020  -  Thu, August 20, 2020   
Broadway Road Trip is a virtually streamed performance coming live from Weathervane Theatre in Whitefield, NH. Join us in celebrating Broadway hits through these unknown times.
Zombie Adventure Online Brave the Escape RoomBurlington, $
Fri, August 21, 2020  -  Fri, August 21, 2020   
Join us on an interactive adventure where participants have a limited amount of time to figure out how to stop the spread of the zombie virus which is turning all of our Guardians into zombies.
Watson Adventures’ Wizard School Virtual Scavenger HuntBoston, $
Sat, August 22, 2020  -  Sat, August 22, 2020   
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.
Minni Make + Play – Magazine Collages (virtual)Boston, $
Sat, August 22, 2020  -  Sat, August 22, 2020   
In Minni Make + Play – Magazine Collages (virtual) students will mix and match magazine scraps to create a layered collage. Instructor Maria will refer to vibrant illustrations by Eric Carle.
Minni FashionShop - Magazine Beads (virtual)Boston, $
Sat, August 22, 2020  -  Sat, August 22, 2020   
In Minni FashionShop - Magazine Beads (virtual) fashion and jewelry designers will learn how to create original works of wearable art. Instructor Maria will demonstrate how to roll magazine strips into colorful beads.
Top Of The Charts: A Rock & Roll Journey Through the DecadesOnline, $$
Sun, August 23, 2020  -  Sun, August 23, 2020   
Join us on a musical journey featuring number one hits from each of the last seven decades sung by your favorite members of the Professional Acting Company from the comfort and safety of your home.
Brush Up Your ShakespeareNew Hampshire, $$
Mon, August 24, 2020   
Join the 2020 Resident acting Company from your own home for this utterly entertaining evening, celebrating the highlights of some of the Bard’s greatest moments!
Speech and Debate - PlayOnline, $$
Wed, August 26, 2020  -  Wed, August 26, 2020   
Three teenage misfits in Salem, Oregon discover they are linked by a scandal that rocked their town in Stephen Karam's searching, fiercely funny comedy with music.
A Sailor's Life, Live!Boston, Free
Wed, August 26, 2020  -  Wed, August 26, 2020   
A Sailor’s Life, Live! is an online education series designed for students that explores life at sea on USS Constitution. Each episode is co-hosted by a current Constitution crew member live from the ship.
Blackwatch Online Shields Of ShadeBurlington, $
Fri, August 28, 2020  -  Fri, August 28, 2020   
As a hero's journey advances, the path's tests reawaken to take new forms, both familiar and new. Keep a strong shield for your team as well as your mind...
HeathersNew Hampshire, $$
Sat, August 29, 2020  -  Sat, August 29, 2020   
The Weathervane Theatre presents Heathers (Virtually). Greetings, salutations. Welcome to Westerberg High, where Veronica Sawyer is just another of the nobodies dreaming of a better day.
Minni Make + Play – Bubble Wrap Prints (virtual)Boston, $
Sat, August 29, 2020  -  Sat, August 29, 2020   
In Minni Make + Play – Bubble Wrap Prints (virtual) little painters and printers will repurpose bubble wrap to print original patterns. Instructor Maria will focus on pattern, foundational color theory and simple printmaking techniques.
Minni PrintShop – Rainbow Facades (virtual)Boston, $
Sat, August 29, 2020  -  Sat, August 29, 2020   
In Minni PrintShop – Rainbow Facades (virtual) expert printers and architects alike will mix and match colors and patterns to design a vibrant house façade.
It's Yoga Kids - Online Class (Ages 3 to 10)Boston, Free
Mon, August 31, 2020  -  Mon, August 31, 2020   
'Move and breathe together with It's Yoga Kids to help our bodies and minds stay healthy and strong. Now is the time to practice presence! Best for ages 4-10, and open to all ages!
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Marshmallow Fluff Festival: Union Square 2020 (VIRTUAL)Somerville, Free
Sat, September 12, 2020  -  Mon, September 21, 2020   
Celebrate the invention of Marshmallow Fluff right here in its birthplace, Union Square! Enjoy live music, learn the story behind one of the event's most beloved characters, Fluff Boy and take part in a cooking...
Zoom Meeting: Coffee & CollectionsClinton, Free
Wed, September 16, 2020  -  Wed, September 16, 2020   
Grab a cup of coffee and join Museum of Russian Icons registrar Laura Garrity-Arquitt for a Q+A about our collection of Orthodox icons and artifacts.
Zoom Meeting: Coffee & CollectionsClinton, Free
Wed, September 16, 2020  -  Wed, September 16, 2020   
Is there something you have always wanted to know about the Museum’s collection? Grab a cup of coffee and join registrar Laura Garrity-Arquitt for a moderated Q+A. Limited to 50 participants.
Samaritans Virtual 5K Run/Walk for Suicide PreventionBoston, $$
Sat, September 26, 2020  -  Sat, September 26, 2020   
Samaritans virtual 5K Run or Walk for Suicide Prevention will create a space for us to come together to celebrate and remember your loved ones.
Boston Design Week 'Fall Season' 2020 - VirtualBoston, Free
Wed, September 30, 2020  -  Sat, October 17, 2020   
The Boston Design week takes place this fall as a virtual design festival featuring events with guest speakers, forums, tours and more. All events are open to the public and free of charge.
Gifford Cat Shelter VIRTUAL Meow Mile 5KOnline, $$
Fri, October 16, 2020  -  Sun, October 18, 2020   
This family-friendly Virtual 5K will benefit the Gifford Cat Shelter in Brighton, MA - the country's oldest no-kill, free-roam animal shelter! All proceeds will go to cats in need!
Digital Party on Wheels!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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