Bubbleology enchants audiences of all ages with the art and science of bubbles.
Beverly Public Library invites families and children to learn more about the science, art and fun of bubbles with Keith Michael Johnson. Bubbleology enchants audiences of all ages with the art and...
The Revere Beach National Sand Sculpting Festival brings MORE fun to the beach w
The 11th Annual Revere Beach National Sand Sculpting Festival will be held Friday–Sunday, July 18-20, 2014. The festival is a greatly anticipated annual summer event in the Greater Boston area...
Summer Adventure awaits aboard the Schooner Ardelle out of Gloucester on this Ma
Haul the sails and head out on an adventure of a life time!  Maritime Gloucester and the Schooner Ardelle join forces to offer the ever-popular Coastal Explorers summer program! During this week...
The Salem Farmer's Market bring the goodness of local farm to downtown Salem!
The Salem Farmers' Market brings fresh local produce and other foods from North Shore farms and other local resources to downtown Salem every Thursday! It's a great place to come find healthy...
Lowell Summer Music Series: Kids Performances. Visit Lowell Massachusetts.
As part of the Lowell Summer Music Series, a special series of kids performances takes place on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Activities include make-and-take art at 10 a.m., a performance at 11 a.m.,...
Join the team at Maritime Gloucester for a Plankton Safari every Tuesday and Thu
Come to Maritime Gloucester and discover what lives near the bottom of the oceanic food chain using digital microscopes! Does the term plankton define a certain species? No! It is a term used to...
Explore the Coolidge Point Reservation with the Trustees of Reservations!
Curiosity companions explore Bungalow Hill, Clarke's Pond, and Ocean Lawn discovering the wonders of nature-with all senses. This program is for young children accompanied by their favorite adult...
YMCA Summer Camp, Summer Programs for kids north of Boston. Beverly MA
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...
Explore the world of bugs through storytelling at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctua
Bring your young naturalist to the sanctuary this summer and experience the joy of books and the wonders of nature. Participate in hands-on nature-related activities inspired by the stories. Sign up...
Kids will use nature as a muse to express themselves through art at Joppa Flats!
Any season is a great time to notice nature's beauty and to make it come to life with amazing works of art! In the Spring series, we'll use collage and various materials to make wonderful 3-D...

North Shore Beaches

North Shore Beaches North of Boston Massachusetts

Try some of the great beaches that the North Shore has to offer!

Take a Hike on a North Shore Trail!

A list of North Shore Trails for hiking, running, walking, snowshoeing and cross country skiing, find a trail on the North shore North of Boston Massachusetts

Hit the trail and discover some of the North Shore's hidden gems!

Things To Do and Events This Weekend with Kids

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Where: MIT Museum
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Come enjoy a picnic concert with the kids under the stars on the Grande Alllée.
Pack a picnic and bring your dancing shoes to Castle Hill on the Crane Estate in Ipswich for a diverse series of concerts that are sure to entertain!  Every Thursday Night July 11 - August 29, 2013, come enjoy a picnic concert with the kids under the stars on the Grande Alllée at the Castle Hill on the Crane Estate. Enjoy a new style of music each week!


Kids will learn advanced Lego Mechanics at this Wenham Museum
In this LEGO half-day program, LEGO builders come together to design and build their own motorized remote-controlled robots, using Lego® Mindstorms. In teams of two, they incorporate physics, mechanical engineering, and programming concepts while building the fastest, strongest, smallest, and largest robots to compete in a variety of challenges. Instructor Jo-Ann Gorrell, a mother of five sons, is a mechanical engineer, founder of Engineering Action, and a Lego-maniac.


Marblehead Children's Center Open House serving children from infant to kinderga
My Little Lingos Spanish summer program will be held at Marblehead Children's Center the weeks of August 18-22 and August 25-29.  The themes Argentina and Cuentos de Hada = Fairy Tales, will immerse the children in the Spanish language, as they explore Spain through stories, dance, food, music and art.


Boston Ballet School Northshore Children's Programs Register today!
The Boston Ballet School North Shore Studio in Marblehead is comprised of young people whose dedication, effort and talent is evidenced in their well-worn ballet slippers. Register today for the BBS School Year Session where children ages 16 months and up enjoy a supportive, welcoming, and engaging experience.


Blue Star Families, Blue Star Museums. Wenham Museum Wenham MA
Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 1,800 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day, through Labor Day.