# Kids activities
Children's Music Lessons in the Houston Area
It shouldn't come as a surprise that young children like listening to music if you spend any amount of time with them at all. It is common for infants and toddlers to "dance" and "sing" well before they can speak or walk. There are numerous reasons why kids of every age, but particularly younger children, can benefit from listening to music. Research has demonstrated that listening to music can improve both a person's gross and fine motor abilities. It is well recognized that it helps strengthen the bond between the caretaker and the child, as well as develop the youngster's emotional skills and language.
Keep Kids Entertained While Working from Home
As a mom and now as someone who’s working from home, I know the struggle of simultaneously trying to get work done while entertaining my little one. Let me tell you, without a plan in place, it is NOT easy! That’s why I’ve done the work for you and compiled a list of creative ways to keep your kids entertained while you’re working from home.
Tips on Choosing a Taekwondo studio for your kids
Find the perfect place for your kidsPhoto byAdli WahidonUnsplash. Choosing a Taekwondo studio for your kids is an important decision that requires careful consideration. Here are some key factors to consider to help you find the right Taekwondo studio for your child.
Immersive Winter Lantern Light Show Comes to Tysons
If you're looking for a fun walkthrough light show experience, you must check out the Winter Lantern Festival at the Lerner Town Square in Tysons. The show runs through February 12th. Created by Kaleido Arts & Entertainment Group, the Winter Lantern Festival has thousands of LED Chinese-inspired artisan lanterns, along with live performances and on-site food vendors.
Why you Need to Visit the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center in Mystic, CT
Are you planning a trip to the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center in Mystic, CT? If so, you are in the right place. This is an awesome and educational nature center that we enjoy so much.
Free Festive Fun at Wayside's Winter Wonderland Celebration!
Festive fun for everyone at Winter Wonderland by Wayland!Photo by(Marta Wave) (BURLINGTON, MA) You're invited to bring the family for a day of festive fun! Hosted by the Wayside Shopping Center, this two-day event will turn the mall into a Winter Wonderland filled with of activities, entertainment, and more!
4 Family-Friendly Festive Celebrations Happening on the South Shore You Won't Want to Miss
WHERE: Brant Rock (278 Ocean St, Marshfield, MA 02050) TIME: Festivities begin at 4:15 & the tree lighting will be at 5 PM. The Jetty, who is hosting this year's event, invites you to the Brant Rock Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 3rd at 4:15 PM! There will be treats and drinks available prior to the main event; the tree lighting will be at 5:00 PM. The family-friendly event has also announced that"Theatre Plus will be performing a great array of Holiday music prior to the tree lighting."
3 Free Halloween Celebrations Your Entire Family Will Enjoy
(PLYMOUTH COUNTY, MA) Halloween in Massachusetts means changing trees, falling leaves, and fun celebrations! For those on the South Shore, be sure to mark your calendars as you won't want to miss the following three events. These family-friendly festivities will be a day of fun for everyone, plus they're all free to attend!
Local Planetarium Invites You to Discover Halloween's Origins in the Night Skies
(PLYMOUTH, MA) Star-gazers and Halloween lovers alike will enjoy this one-hour, double-feature that will teach event attendees how "Halloween is so tightly connected to the night skies and how Artemis is bringing us back to the moon." The W. Russell Blake Planetarium has announced a special, family-friendly festive, and fun event that invites you to discover more about this beloved Holiday by looking up!
Tasty Halloween Fun at the Final Food Truck Night of 2022!
(Photo by Kampus Production) (KINGSTON, MA) Calling all foodies who love to have fun! You're invited to a family-friendly evening of delicious Halloween festivities! The Hill Top Athletic Association has announced that the final Food Truck Night of 2022 will be Halloween-themed. This is one grand finale you won't want to miss!
Free Family Fun: Plymouth's 'Halloween on Main' Promises Sweet Treats, Pumpkin Decorating & More!
Calling all ghosts, ghouls and goblins!(Photo by Charles Parker on Pexels) (PLYMOUTH, MA) Spend the spookiest night of the year strolling down Main Street while enjoying festive family activities! The Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the return of their annual Halloween on Main, and you're invited!
One Day Only: This Free Trick-or-Treat Event Will Include Over $400 in Costume Contest Prizes!
Calling all ghouls and ghosts!(Photo by Daisy Anderson) (KINGSTON, MA) You're invited to "bring your little goblins and ghouls to Kingston Collection" for an evening of safe, festive fun! The Kingston Collection has announced the return of its annual family-friendly trick-or-treat event, Mall-O-Ween at Kingston Collection!
Trick or Treat From the Comfort of Your Car Seat!
(FOXBOROUGH, MA) For one night only you're invited to kick back your feet as your children trick or treat from the comfort of their car seats! AJT Supplies, Inc. has announced the return of their annual Halloween Trick or Treat Drive Thru!
Save The Date: Free Farmers Market Announces Petting Zoo Day!
(Photo by Владимир Васильев) (ATTLEBORO, MA) It's that time of year again- the trees are beginning to turn beautiful shades of reds and oranges before finally falling to the ground, children are busy at work deciding Halloween costumes, and the Attleboro Farmers Market has announced there are only 2 markets left this season.
You're Invited to Framingham's Halloween Farm Fest!
(FRAMINGHAM, MA) You're invited to a festive day of fun for the entire family! The Farmingham Halloween Farm Fest has been announced, this year taking place on Saturday, October 29th. This exciting, family-friendly event will have a range of activities, from raffles to food trucks, and everything in between!
Foxborough's Free Fall Harvest Celebration Announces Pumpkin Decorating, Face Painting & More Family Fun!
(FOXBOROUGH, MA) Mark your calendars, you won't want to miss this exciting event that only happens once a year! Ocean Spray's Annual Fall Harvest Celebration is returning for its 12th year, and you're invited!
Free Family Fun at Middleborough's 9th Annual Crantoberfest!
(Photo by Wilson Vitorino) (MIDDLEBOROUGH, MA) The Middleboro Tourism Committee has announced the exciting news that a community favorite event will be returning! The 9th Annual Crantoberfest will take place on Saturday, October 15th and you're invited!
Community Health Fair Features Kids' Activities
Project Self-Sufficiency's Community Health Fair wil feature interactive activities for kids.Project Self-Sufficiency. A free Community Health Fair will be hosted by Project Self-Sufficiency on Wednesday, October 26th, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Fun, interactive, health-related activities for parents and children will be available. Representatives from local health organizations will offer current resources for the health and well-being of children and families, including information about adverse childhood experiences, maternal and breast health, nutrition, domestic violence, special education services, and other topics. Free flu shots will be offered by Walgreens. One family in attendance will be randomly selected to receive a $100 gift card towards the purchase of groceries. The Community Health Fair is free and is open to the public; masks are required.
The Whitman Fall Carnival Announces Free Admission, Live Entertainment & More!
(WHITMAN, MA) You're invited to a festive afternoon of family-friendly fun! The Whitman VFW has revealed last year's Fall Carnival will return for the second year in a row and that the "Whitman Fall Carnival is in full planning mode!"
Local Mall Announces Kids' Character Breakfast: Everything You Need to Know
You're invited to a morning of yummy, festive fun!(Photo by Jrfotosgrand Fotografia) (DARTMOUTH) You're invited to a morning filled with festive, yummy fun! The Dartmouth Mall has announced they are hosting an exciting and delicious family-friendly event, a Not So Scary Halloween Breakfast!