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Fairy House Building Event

April 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

FREE

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting their fifth annual Fairy House Building family event.

This free family event will include outdoor nature play, storytelling, books from ReadBoston, plant education from the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, scavenger hunts with the Appalachian Mountain Club’s Outdoors Rx program, a visit from New England Aquarium, and face painting. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite fairy and elf costumes to encourage their tiny guests to alight in Franklin Park. Natural materials will be provided, and youngsters are welcome to explore their surroundings to find natural elements such as sticks, stones, and leaves to adorn their fairy houses. There will also be a fairy puppet show at 11:30 a.m

Located in Franklin Park’s historic 220-acre forest among oak and pine trees overlooking the William Devine Golf Course, Schoolmaster Hill provides the perfect location for fairy and elf habitat that recognizes their connection to the earth by utilizing building materials from the woods around them.

Details

Date:
April 19
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.boston.gov/calendar/fairy-house-building-event

Organizer

Boston Parks and Recreation Department
Phone:
617-961-3047
Email:
PARKS@BOSTON.GOV
Website:
www.boston.gov/parks

Other

Organizer status (we charge $5 for for-profit listings)
Not for profit or community group

Venue

Franklin Park
Circuit Drive & Glen Lane
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Phone:
617-442-4141

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