February Activities

Looking to make plans to keep the kids busy this February?  We’ve got some ideas:

The Barnes & Noble  stores in Braintree and Hingham have lots of story times this month!  Check out the individual store websites for details.

The Borders Book Store in Braintree will host Elmo’s Birthday Story Time on February 20th at 11:00 am.  Includes Sesame Street stories and a craft, for ages 2 – 7.   (Not a costumed character event)

At the South Shore Science Center in Norwell, the Ecozone is holding A Sensational Suess Saturday on February 6th from 10:00 – 11:30 am for children ages 3 and up.  Cost per parent/child pair is $10 for members (family max $20), $13 for non-members (family max $26).  Pre-registration is required. 

At the Franklin Park Zoo The Playful Paws Playgroup will meet February 3rd, 10th, and 24th from 10:15 am to 11:15 am.   Playful Paws is for little ones ages 18 months to 3 years old.  Cost is $24/Members, $30/Non-Members for the entire series (per adult/child pair).   Call to register (617) 989-3742. 

The Franklin Park Zoo will also be holding their Winter Break Vacation Program from  February 16th – 19th,  from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  This program is for children ages 6 – 10.  Cost is $150/Member, $175/Non-Member.  For more information, or to register your child, call the Education department at (617) 989-3742 or email education@zoonewengland.com.   

At the Roger Williams Park Zoo, sign your child up for Preschool Adventures (a 90-minute program for ages children 3-5, meeting on February 1, 2, 3, 5, 6  & 27), or Toddler Trek ( a 45-minute class for children ages 20-36 months meeting on February 8, 9, 10 & 13).  Pre-registration is required for both programs. 

At the The Totplex in Canton, Elmo is coming on February 5th from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm.