Tag: Summer

Host a Family Olympics

You don’t need much to organize your own Family Olympics: just a few easy-to-find items and some open space, whether a park, a beach, or a swimming pool. There are so many games and sports to choose from, so get

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Explore the Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park

Bostonians are lucky enough to live near a magical string of 34 islands where you can hike, camp, explore the wildlife, and relax by the water. This national park also offers a variety of youth programs that encourage kids to

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5 Fun Beach Games

Summer is just beginning, so you know what that means… BEACH DAY! Here are five easy and cheap beach games to play with the whole family: Water Bucket Relay: Give each child a plastic cup, spoon, or large shell and

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Everything You Need to Know About Sun Protection

While you should enjoy the outdoors to the fullest this season, make sure keep your skin safe when you’re having fun in the sun! Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions about sun protection and how to best

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10 Free Things to do in (and around) Boston with Kids This Summer

Star-gazing at the Museum of Science’s Astronomy After Hours program on Friday evenings. Go on a Hike at Middlesex Fells, Habitat, or closest to the city, Blue Hills. Don’t forget to pack a snack! Appear to walk on water at the Christian Science Plaza reflecting pool.

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Take your family on a vacation, close to home!

There is plenty of time left this summer to take your family on a vacation without leaving Boston’s city limits. Check out our list of top destinations – and don’t forget the sunscreen!

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Tenacity, Summer Tennis & Reading Program (Madison Park)

Tennis and reading program for children ages 6 to 16.

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Tenacity, Summer Tennis & Reading Program (English High)

Tennis and reading program for children ages 6 to 16.

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Cranberry Spritzer

This is a refreshing drink on a hot summer day. Be creative and try it with different flavors of juice.

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Good Will Fresh Air Camp

Open-air camp for boys and girls ages 8 to 16.

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