Ann McCrae has 30 + years of art teaching experience.
Local artist, storyteller and teacher Ann McCrea will help kids use modeling clay to sculpt a rabbit or coyote! CLAY♦WORKS combines the magic of storytelling with clay sculpting. The 70-minute...
Mudeye Puppets are fun and made with recycled materials!
The Newbury Town Library is having a puppet extravaganza for April vacation! The Mudeye Puppet Company is an educational puppetry arts organization dedicated to providing esteem-building arts...
The Motif #1 5k and kids fun run takes place on Motif #1 Day in Rockport, Massac
This 5k Road Race and Kid's Fun Run is a great way to kick off Motif #1 Day! The 5k road race and 1 mile fun run that starts and ends at T Wharf in beautiful down town Rockport. Run the race...
Deborah Hoffman to speak at Glen Urquhart School in Beverly MA
Deborah Roffman will speak at Glen Urquhart School on Tuesday, May 6 at 7 p.m. Roffman is a nationally acclaimed educator and author of Talk to Me First: Everything You Need to Know to Become Your...
Kids will learn all about crystals at Maritime Gloucester.
Maritime Gloucester invites kids in grades 2-5 to a vacation week session about Wind Turbines and Sail Power - part of a week full of educational sessions during April vacation! Do you want to build...
Mass Audubon has a live animal presntation at the Manchester Public Library!
The Manchester Public Library hosts Mass Audubon naturalists for an Audubon Ark demonstration focused on birds of prey like owls and hawks! There are two sessions, with one filled already, so sign up...
Northshore YMCA. Best Health Club for families north of Boston
YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day, the Y’s national initiative to improve families’ health and well-being, features games, healthy cooking demonstrations, arts and crafts and more to motivate...
Programs for kids and teens at North Shore Community College, Danvers, Beverly,
North Shore Community College is offering a variety of creative, fun classes for kids this April Vacation beginning April 22 and registration is now open. The NSCC's Kids to College programs,...
Bright Horizons, Bright Horizons: Open House Week for Toddlers and preschoolers.
Join us during our Open House week April 22-April 25 and you'll experience our The World at Their Fingertips curriculum in action. Built around extensive research, 21st century technology, and...
The Cambridge Science Festival makes science accessible, interactive and fun
The Cambridge Science Festival is the first of its kind in the United States. It is a fun and engaging celebration showcasing  the leading edge in science, technology, engineering, and math in...

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Programs for kids and teens at North Shore Community College, Danvers, Beverly,
North Shore Community College is offering a variety of creative, fun classes for kids this April Vacation beginning April 22 and registration is now open. The NSCC's Kids to College programs, offers fun courses for curious kids!


CSA shares are a good value, and you are getting extremely fresh produce.
Did you know that Moraine Farm in Beverly is a community supported farm?  That means that Moraine Farm sells shares of its coming growing season's output to local households.  Purchasers literally buy the right to 'share' the harvest as it comes in.  The result is that you'll end up with some of the freshest produce avaialble on the North Shore! The Summer CSA runs May to October, a Fall share runs every other week through November and December, and the a Winter share is available that starts in January.


Kids will explore, discover and have fun at Joppa Flats during April Vacation!
Mass Audubon's Joppa Flats Education Center in Newburyport will be busy with lots of different outdoor/indoor activities this April school vacation. There will be three days of Vacation Week Flybys that  feature activities, games, experiments, and more. Children ages 2 to 12 are invited to drop in anytime with their families for indoor and outdoor fun that will keep minds active and hands busy during school break!


Rejuvenate with Naturopathic Healthcare in Newbury, Newburyport MA
Do you experience fatigue, allergies, skin disorders (i.e. eczema), digestive problems, headaches, food cravings, weight issues, and/or foggy thinking? Want to make changes but don’t know where to start? Naturopathic Doctor, Sue Doyle will lead a three week cleanse that can help to clear the slate and reveal which health issues you might be grappling with, as they relate to diet, lifestyle, and inflammation.


Art classes for kids, North of Boston, Visit Massachusetts, Cape Ann, North Shor
Due to popular demand, a Monday class has been added to the Spring schedule. Sign up today for an exuberant art session with Nancy Forristall at her Pine Island studio. With a limit of 5 students per session, the outstanding student/teacher ratio promotes the individual development of each student, provides a nurturing and engaging experience that builds the foundation for a life-long love of creating art. Nancy encourages her student’s natural sense of curiosity, exploration, play and joy.