It's outdoors time! The duckling parade is this weekend at the Garden, the Lilac Picnic for Mother's Day at the Arboretum (now with food trucks), the Swan Boats are floating, the days are right for hiking. But still, you need some AHT!
Screen Free Week
This continues into this weekend with nature sketching, storytelling, science and more free fun. Check out the rest of the line up
The Art of Science: Girls Day @ the MIT Museum
12-4pm at the MIT Museum.
Free with museum admission, it's Girl's Day! Meet MIT scientists and engineers and ask them what it's like to be a scientist, and participate in hands-on demos.
Fort Point Boston Open Studios
Today 4-7pm and Sat and Sun 12-5pm. Tour over 75 artist studios in one of the more vibrant arts areas of the city, free. There is also free parking thanks to Gillette/P&G in the parking lot at A Street and Binford Street (this is a new parking location, across the street from previous years). There are hands on activities and theater performances. Grab a map and get going!
Oz with Orchestra
Check out the matinee of Oz with Orchestra for kids at the Symphony. The Boston Pops provides the soundtrack while you watch the 1939 version of the movie. 3pm Saturday and Sunday. Kids matinee tickets are half price (12 and under) if you call SymphonyCharge at 868-266-1200.
Dancing in the Street
Come see free dance performances all over Somerville in May and June.
Music in the Calderwood Courtyard
Tickets for the summer concert series in the courtyard at the MFA are on sale now.