Free Fun Fridays :: 8.2.13


 
Free FUN Fridays (sponsored by the Highland St. Foundation) invites you to visit designated cultural attractions every Friday this summer with free admission. No registration or tickets required. All you have to do is show up and enjoy!

Free attractions for Friday, August 2, 2013:

Boston Children's Museum
The children's museum is also celebrating its 100th birthday today. Join in making party hats, watching street performers, and listening to a woodwind quintet on KidStage.
Explore and have fun identifying all the animals that live in this zoo nestled in Franklin Park.

This Frederick Law Olmsted-designed park is open for free year-round.

Fuller Craft Museum
In addition to current exhibits showcasing MIT Glass Lab, turned and carved wood, and mosaics, the museum will have live demos and activities for children.

Wenham Museum
Discover toys from historical New England and find out how lifestyle has changed in the region over the last 250 years.

The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
The Mahaiwe’s Free Fun Friday will celebrate the wildly popular Magic Tree House series of children’s books by Mary Pope Osborne.   The day will include two performances of Read! Read! Read!, a musical production celebrating the internationally best-selling books, featuring the beloved characters Jack and Annie.  Show times for Read! Read! Read! are 11:00 am and 1:00pm.  Other activities at the theater will occur from 10am to 3pm, and will include arts and crafts, movement explorations and Spanish-language activities, all related to the Magic Tree House theme.
 
For more information on these free events or to learn about Highland Street Foundation, click here.