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Youth & Family Programs


A Magician for Non-Believers

Sunday November 2; 1:00 pm

In advance by November 1

Member $8, family, Non-member $11

Day of: Member and Non-Member: $12

Hey, what happened to that coin?  Look behind your ear!  Peter Boie, world-renowned master magician will amaze you with his mind bending tricks. Ages: 3 and up


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The New England Kitchen: Fresh Takes on Seasonal Recipes

Sunday, November 30; 2- 4pm

Demonstration and Book signing

Acclaimed Boston chef, restaurateur and seafood authority Jeremy Sewall  will sign copies of his first cookbook, The New England Kitchen: Fresh Takes on Seasonal Recipes. Divided by season, Sewall’s delectable recipes highlight contemporary New England fare and adapt the region’s fresh, simple flavors into refined dishes for easy at-home cooking and entertaining.

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 Chop Chop Book Signing and Demonstration

Saturday, December 6; 11am – 1 pm

Bring your junior-foodies to meet Sally Sampson, author of the kids guide to cooking real food with your family, Chop Chop and the editor of the award winning non-profit magazine Chop Chop, endorsed by the Academy of Pediatrics.  Sally will offer holiday ideas for eating holiday healthy snacks following the book signing.

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The Gingerbread Mouse

Katy Bratun, Guest Author and Illustrator Visit

Thursday, December 11; 3 – 5 pm

Children will delight in the story of a tiny mouse who makes her home in a gingerbread house and experiences the holidays for the first time at the author’s reading, illustration demonstrations and a gingerbread house craft. Visitors may also enjoy the artist’s original illustrations on display in our lobby. All Ages

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The Polar Express Author

Chris Van Allsburg Author and Illustrator Visit

Sunday, December 21; 2 – 4 pm

Included with admission

Meet Chris Van Allsburg, author and illustrator of the holiday classic, The Polar Express and his newest book, The Misadventures of Sweetie Pie.

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Fancy Nancy’s Fanciest Doll Party

Sunday December 14; 1:30-3:30 pm

Member $20, Non-member $25.00

Bring your fanciest doll to a swanky tea party with Mrs. Devine. She will guide us in a craft, play games and give you a refresher course on manners. Ages 4 and up


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New Year’s Eve Countdown to Midnight

Wednesday, December 31; 10 am – 2 pm

Member: $8, Non-member: $10

Register by: Saturday, December 27

At the door and day of $12

Walk-ins welcome as space allows

Museum open for this event only

Ring in the New Year at a museum-wide celebration.

Countdown to “Midnight” | Noisemakers | Hats | Face Painting | Ginger ale Toast

Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals | Wiggles and Giggles Music  


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