Hopkinton Grab & Go Kids Planner, March 23, 2011
Family best bets for the week.
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT WITH MS. CAROLYN
Where/When: The Discovery Museums, 177 Main St., Acton. Friday, March 25, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.
Why Go: Come explore sound through singing and playing. Move, make music, listen, learn, and get a multi-sensory workout! Music improves your child’s memory, cognitive development, learning skills, and ability to express emotion. Plus, it’s fun! Ms. Carolyn is a professional musician, serves as a faculty member at Indian Hill Music School, and has been a licensed Kindermusik Educator for five years.
Pricing: Free with admission.
MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE BILINGUAL STORYTIME
Where/When: Worcester Public Library, 3 Salem Sq., Worcester, Friday, March 25, 2011 From 10:00 – 10:45 a.m.
Why Go: Mother Goose on the Loose Bilingual Storytime. Registration required. Call 508-799-1655 to register. Children 2 to 5 years old will enjoy a fun-filled, interactive, bilingual 30-minute session featuring rhymes, stories, songs with musical instruments and puppets to stimulate the learning process! Session runs for five weeks. All are open to the public. An adult must accompany a child.
Pricing: Free. Drop in!
TANGLEWOOD MARIONETTES PUPPET SHOW 'THE FAIRY CIRCUS'
Where/When: Amazing Things Arts Center, 160 Hollis St., Framingham. Saturday March 26, 2011 at 3 p.m.
Why Go: Featuring more than 20 beautifully hand-crafted marionettes, "The Fairy Circus" is a showcase for turn-of-(19th)-century-style trick puppetry. The puppets will dance, play instruments, juggle, contort, transform, and fly through the air with the greatest of ease, all to the best-loved music of favorite composers. Recommended grade levels: Family (all ages)
Pricing: $10 members/$12 non-members
TOYS, TRAINS, AND TEDDY BEARS, OH MY! - A TEDDY BEAR PICNIC & TOY DISPLAY
Where/When: Edwards Church, 39 Edwards St., Framingham. Saturday, March 26, 2011 From 1 to 4 p.m.
Why Go: A free event for people of all ages! Come enjoy a classic Teddy Bear Picnic. View a wide variety of trains, dolls, and other toys from throughout the ages. Contact us if you have something you'd like to display. As a perk for those who are willing to display their toys, dolls, trains, etc., we have an appraiser coming, who at no charge will appraise your displayed items if you like.
KARAOKE FOR KIDS, TEENS, AND FAMILIES
Where/When: The Chicken Bone, 358 Waverly St., Framingham, Sunday, March 27, from 3 to 5 p.m.
Why Go: Get on stage and sing. $5 cheese pizzas. Culminates in a karaoke competition with prizes. Hosted by kkaraoke4kidz. Fun for the whole family!
Pricing: Free! Menu is available.