Bring the kids and learn how to build a bluebird house at Mass Audubon's IRWS
Celebrate spring by building a bluebird house with your child. We’ll supply all the materials and instruction to build a nest box for bluebirds and tree swallows. These...
Learn about the stars in the Spring Sky at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary
The early days of spring experience a transition in the evening sky. Winter constellations such as Orion and Taurus gently bow down towards the western horizon, while such...
Learn about the process of making felt from wool at Appleton Farms in Ipswich Massachusetts.
Warmer spring weather means its sheep shearing time on the farm.  But what to do with all that wool? Learn about the time honored tradition of wool felting. We’ll start by...
Join the Trustees of Reservations at  the Crane Wildlife Refuge in Ipswich Massachusetts in search of the American Toad!
Join The Trustees of Reservations at Crane Wildlife Refuge on the Crane Estate in search of the American Toad in Ipswich, Massachusetts! Ever wonder what that screeching...
Join the Trustees for a Fish Printing session at the Crane Estate in Ipswich Massachusetts
Looking for something to do during school vacation? Join The Trustees of Reservations to search for shapes in the wrackline to print and press! We’ll start with a walk on the...
Orchestra On the Hill joins the Ipswich High School Orchestra for a send off concert to celebrate their paritcipation in the National Band and Orchestra Festival!
The Ipswich High School Orchestra under the gifted leadership of Michael Coelho has received an incredible honor and opportunity. The Honors Chamber Orchestra has been...
Things to do for families north of Boston
On Saturday, April 1 at 10:30 AM, come to the library to meet Julie Salamon and Jill Weber, the author-illustrator pair behind Mutt’s Promise and Cat in the City. All ages...
Explore Parker River National Wildlife Refuge and lear about the American Woodcock!
Each spring American woodcocks engage in one of nature’s most fascinating courtship displays. Here’s your chance to witness this “sky dance” up close and in-person! This...
Sawyer Free Library STEAM Team for Children ages 4-6. Dwarf Galaxy Image by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory
Sawyer Free Library offers a S.T.E.A.M.* club for children ages 4 to 6. We will be providing STEAM, story, and sensory activities all year round with opportunities for your...
Little ones will have a blast sinign and dancing at the Jamboree by the Sea at the Manchester Massachusetts Public Library
The Manchester Public Library invites little ones and their caregivers to a fun session of song, rhyme storytelling and movement! Led by Lisa Cheney, four weeks of fun rhymes...

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Summer Programs at Brookwood School in Manchester Massachusetts
Summer at Brookwood is a coeducational summer camp for students entering Pre-Kindergarten through grade nine. Summer at Brookwood creates a fun and supportive environment in which students thrive in athletics, enrichment and the arts. Kids develop friendships, the body, the mind and the imagination. Our summer camp staff - many of them Brookwood...
April Vacation Camp and programs for kids
Sign up today and spend April Vacation at Acera STEAM Learning Lab. from April 17-21, 2017. Acera is now hosting its first April Vacation Camp. From Printmaking to Physics Challenges to Mirror Laser Art to Augmented Video Game Design, the April vacation week programs have something for every interest. With morning, afternoon and full day programs...
Summer Art and Photography Program for Kids on Cape Ann, Annisquam Arts, Glouces
Welcome to Annisquam Arts, an inspiring children’s summer studio!  We're gearing up for our 23rd season of art-making fun on scenic Cape Ann! Ignite your imagination this summer at Annisquam Arts! Seven weeklong workshops reveal the diverse traditions of art around the world. This Cape Ann summer studio is the perfect setting for your child to...
Waldorf School Summer Programs for NorthShore Children and Families
Outdoor explorers and budding artists alike will enjoy exciting adventures throughout our Moraine Farm campus. Hands-on activities help to inspire a personal connection to the earth and foster a sense of stewardship. We will enjoy a balance of activities including outdoor exploration, art, songs, stories, water play and of course, we will get our...
YMCA of the North Shore Summer Camps
Friends, Fun & Summer Sun - YMCA of the North Shore Summer Camps Build friendships and memories to last a lifetime! YMCA of the North Shore camps offer a variety of experiences for children of all ages. Kids love our classic day camps, Sterling Woods Day Camp, Camp Tricklin' Falls, Camp Dory, Camp Spindrift, Camp Windward, Children's Island...

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