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Anna Jaques Hospital Nutrition
From Farm to Table: Making A Farmer’s Market Meal There’s something almost magical about a Farmers Market…the atmosphere, the anticipation of seeing which delicious and nutritious foods are available, and the promise of whipping up an amazing farm-fresh meal when you get home. Seasonal fruits and veggies as well as specialty foods such as breads, cheese and pasta are often available at area markets. You can create simple meals rich in flavor like the one-pot veggie pasta recipe below. Anna Jaques proudly supports The Newburyport Farmers’ Market year-round. Visit for upcoming dates and locations.  
Location: Anna Jaques Hospital, Newburyport Farmers Market
Things To Do at Anna Jaques Hospital, Newburyport, Boston's North Shore
The vegetable your child tolerates today may be old news tomorrow. Their eating habits are unpredictable and that’s normal. Your eating habits and the way you speak about food, however, are major influences in forming their life-long habits. It’s important to teach children that you eat to fuel your body and your brain. Marit Pywell, RDN, CDE, a nutritionist at Anna Jaques Hospital, shared 7 habits that will have you feeling great while leaving a lasting impression on the kids. Prepare your meal schedule and the meals for your family with these tips in mind.
Location: Anna Jaques Hospital
Waldorf at Moraine Farm in Beverly MA
The Waldorf School at Moraine Farm in Beverly is hosting a Winter Festival and Open House on Saturday, February 11, from 10:00AM to 1:00PM. See and learn how a Waldorf education incorporates a multi-sensory approach to learning that educates the whole child – cognitive, social and creative. Explore our classrooms. Meet our teachers. Talk to students, parents and alumni. The day’s activities include:
Location: Waldorf School at Moraine Farm
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 hands dirty exploring the farm.
Location: Waldorf School at Moraine Farm
Anna Jaques Hospital, Women's Health Care - Middleton MA
Women’s Health Care announced today it will be relocating one of its satellite offices from Georgetown to Middleton, Mass. The Georgetown office (located at 66 East Main Street) closed December 31, 2016, and the new location adjacent to Middleton Family Medicine in Middleton, MA, will open to patients on February 1, 2017. Dr. Mary Chang and Dr. Andrea Rollins will provide OB/GYN services at the new Middleton location every Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Middleton office also has on-site ultrasound capabilities. It is conveniently located at 147 South Main St., Suite B, Middleton, MA off of Route 114.
Location: Women’s Health Care - Middleton
Things To Do - Northshore Kid Events: Concerts, Arts, Outings on Boston's North Shore
If your world’s just turned topsy-turvy, and current events have you feeling nervy; if thoughts of the season are making you blue -- then we have the perfect cure-all for you: announcing imaginary beasts’ annual winter jubilee: Panto 2017 The Princess the Pea!
Location: Boston Center for the Arts
Things To Do - Northshore Kid. Events: Concerts, Arts, Outings on Boston's North Shore
Ring in Lunar New Year with free MFA admission all day on February 4. Explore Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese art and traditions while enjoying art-making activities, tours and talks, and special events for families and adults throughout the day. On Saturday, February 4, 2017, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), offers free admission for its Lunar New Year Celebration (10 am–5 pm).
Location: Museum of Fine Arts
A model of the Moon at Peabody Essex Museum in Salem Massachusetts
Peabody Essex Museum invites kids and families for days of fun and engaging moon-related events and activities during February vacation week!  With Lunar Landing 2.0, you can investigate the science, technology and innovation driving lunar exploration. Immerse yourself in a portable planetarium, design a spacecraft, plan a lunar colony and much more!
Location: Peabody Essex Museum
Come to the Wee Woodland Fairy Festival at the Wenham Museum!
Wenham Museum is proud to host their Annual Faery Festival at Wenham Museum! Calling all fairies, elves and magical creatures!  Wear your finest fairy frocks, or borrow one of ours and enjoy a day of fairy fun.  Storyteller Jape Payette will be on site telling interactive fairy tales.  Details regarding further program offerings and refreshments to follow.
Location: Wenham Museum
Come learn all about owls from Wingmasters at Wenham Museum! Photo by Beth Reynolds
Wenham Museum hosts a fun presentation by Wingmasters during February Vacation! Come see live owls up close in this indoor presentation that will introduce you to different owls that live in our region. We’ll discuss the special features these birds have and we’ll talk about how they hunt, what they eat, and their amazing vision, hearing, and feathers. 
Location: Wenham Museum