BSO: New Sheriff in Town for Youth & Family Concerts, Family Concert April 21

Thomas Wilkins, BSO, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Youth and Family Conductor

Boston Symphony Orchestra’s New Sheriff What do you get if you cross Bill Cosby with Pastor Archibold Epps and teach them to conduct a first rate orchestra? Why, Thomas Wilkins, the new permanent Boston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concert Conductor. Technically, he’s the Germeshausen Youth and Family Concerts Conductor. He makes classical music fun and accessible to […]

April Vacation Week Activities at Acton Discovery Museums!

Acton Discovery Museum

Calendar of Events April 12 – 22 Mixing in Math, April 12 & 17 Celebrate National Robotics Week with Robots and Brain Bots, Inc.! April 12 Good Vibrations: Musical Instrument Exploration with Olin College, April 14 Write Your Own iPhone/iPad App! April 15 Spring Tree Walk, April 17 SMART Gals: Lost in Lexicon: An Adventure in […]

April Vacation Soccer Camps in Newton and Boston

Garden City Summer Soccer Camp Newton MA ILoveNewton I Love Newton

Lady Eagles BC Womens Soccer Team has great soccer camps. April Vacation: April 17 – 20, 9 am to 3 om and also for the summer … June 25 – 28, 9 am to 3 pm July 16 – 19, 9 am to 3 pm Where: BC Law School off Centre Street in Newton For: […]

Bridges. Not Walls. Anti-Bullying Dance Show by Cambridge Youth Dance Program

April 28 & 29 at Boston University. Anti-Bullying Dance Show by Cambridge Youth Dance Program. Buy tickets here.   2012 Spring Production, “Bridges. Not Walls.” 1 in 3 students is bullied in school. This is our story. The Cambridge Youth Dance Program is a pre-professional dance training program developed and designed for dedicated dance students. Students are […]

Calling All Vendors: Waban Village Day!

Do you have something to sell; jewelry, crafts, specialty items, artisan breads or foods, cosmetics, clothes, to name a few. Come share your creations with a booth at Waban Village Day, Sunday, May 20th 11am-3pm. This is the 9th Waban Village Day, it takes place in Waban Square on Woodward Street, right off of Beacon Street. This is a […]

Phases of Moon Study Guide for 4th Grade Science

Oreo phases of moon, moon cycle

image from Moon Connection My kids study phases of the moon in 4th grade and both girls seemed to have problems with getting Waxing versus Waning straight in their heads despite a week of study. It could be that Waxing Crescent Moons look pretty similar to Waning Crescent Moons. I think Oreos would help with […]

Sift & Mix with Boston’s Best: Joanne Chang’s Celebrity Chef Cooking Class for Kids!

Joanne Chang cooking class for kids,

Boston Center for Adult Education Continues Popular Celebrity Chef Kids Classes as Part of Its Bean City Kids Program! WHAT:             The same place that brought you classes like, “Mind Your Manners” with a noted tea sommelier and etiquette expert, the Boston Center for Adult Education’s (BCAE) Bean City Kids program is continuing the popular monthly series of interactive kids’ celebrity chef […]

Garden City Summer Soccer Camp 2012 – Registration Open Now

Garden City Summer Soccer Camp Newton MA ILoveNewton I Love Newton

My middle daughter is lucky to have Brian Rooney as her soccer coach so I can personally vouch for how wonderful he is! She also did Garden City Soccer Camp last summer and loved it. What is really great about Garden City is that the coaches are great role models. As high school varsity players, […]

A Fairly Comprehensive List of Supplemental Math Classes

math schools, math classes, math, Newton, Kumon, Russian Math, Mathnasium, Math Monkeys

Are you looking for math classes for kids either to catch them up or to get them ahead? Math classes can also be a more affordable option instead of private tutoring. There are many choices for  math classes in Newton. I think it’s all about fit; matching the right class to each child so I’ve […]

Soccer Clinic for Girls Run by Boston Breakers and NGS

Boston Breakers, Newton Girls Soccer, April Clinic

NGS (Newton Girls’ Soccer)  is partnering with the Breakers to offer a 4-day clinic over April break!  The sessions will be run by current Breakers players and supervised by Breakers coaches and our own Director of Coaching, Gary Beatty.  Here are the details: Dates:             Tuesday, April 17 – Friday, April […]