Gloucester, Massachusetts 01930 & 01931

Sawyer Free LEGO Club

Come build using LEGOs at the Sawyer Free Library

Attend an afternoon of LEGOs in the Friend Room at Sawyer Free Library! Snacks and LEGOs are provided. Register online!

Monday, April 27, 2015 3:30-5pm
Sawyer Free Library

Annisquam Arts - Summer Studio for Kids 2015

Summer Art and Photography Program for Kids on Cape Ann, Annisquam Arts, Glouces

Welcome to Annisquam Arts, an inspiring children’s summer studio! We're gearing up for our 21st season of art-making fun on scenic Cape Ann!

Young artists, ages 6-14, of all skill levels are welcome in our high-energy and imaginative morning and afternoon summer workshops. Participants will have a blast exploring a wide range of mediums, materials and techniques in the whimsical Gloucester studio of professional artist and teacher Dawn Southworth. The in-depth art experience is unrivaled by any other offerings on the North Shore. For nearly two decades, parents have been amazed by the quality of the materials and scope of the projects.

Small classes and individual instruction nurture all levels of ability. Our workshops are all about fun and exploration. No coloring in the lines here!

Register today as space is limited.

To register online or for more information contact

Tree Hunt at Ravenswood

Learn about the trees of Ravenswood Park in Gloucester MA with the Trustees of R

Gone within five years, Ravenswood’s delightful hemlock groves. What is happening to them and what will take their place? Did you know we have Moosewood trees and naturally occurring Magnolias? What other trees will surprise you on a guided Tree Hunt? In honor of Arbor Day, join us with a local arborist, naturalist to learn to identify local woody plants by their growth habitats, bark, twigs, buds, and even smell. If you have a mystery woody plant on your own property, bring a 12 inch long sample with buds and we can help you identify it at the end of the walk. Recommended for 10 year olds and up.

Sunday, April 26, 2015 1-3pm
Ravenswood Park

April Vacation at Cape Ann Museum

Cape Ann Museum has a great lineup of family activities during  April Vacation

The Cape Ann Museum invites children and their families for a week of great activities that explore the worlds of art and history. Join Museum staff in the CAM Activity Center during April Vacation Week. Ages 3 to 12. Free for children and members; accompanying adults pay regular admission.

Saturday, April 16, 2011 10am-4pm
Cape Ann Museum

April Vacation Week at Maritime Gloucester

Kids pre-k through grade 5 will love the engaging, interactive and fun April Vac

Maritime Gloucester has planned a fulfilling and fun week of programs for kids during April Vacation 2015. The programs are geared towards learning about life in the sea, and on it! Daily session are offered through the week, and offerings will be split by age - pre-K through 1st grade and grades 2-5.  These sessions are part story, part presentation and part art or craft project.  Kids will learn about sea life, sail and wind power, lobstering and more!

Maritime Gloucester

Arts and Crafts for Little Ones with Ms. Colleen

Join an art session in Gloucester Ma designed just for the young artist!

Certified Montessori teacher, artist and local mother, Colleen Apostolos-Marsh will guide your young artist in an exploration of color, shape, and texture. Using a variety of media, your child will be free to express their in a beautiful space while socializing and engaging in cooperative play.

each week day morning 10:15-11:15am
Island Art & Hobby

'Antarctica' Film Benefit for Kestrel Adventures

Antarctica A Year on Ice at Cape Ann Community Cinema

The Cape Ann Community Cinema will be hosting a showing of the film 'Antarctica: A Year on Ice' to benefit Kestrel Educational Adventures! Antarctica is a visually stunning journey to the end of the world with the hardy and devoted people who live there year-round. After the show, stay for a Q & A session with one of the explorers from the film, Dr. Allyson Hindle, who will also share bonus wildlife film footage. Come see this fascinating film and help raise funds for a unique local organization at the same time!

Saturday, April 25, 2015 4pm

Something Fishy at Maritime Gloucester

Kids will learn about the fish around Gloucester at this April Vacation Program!

Maritime Gloucester invites kids in pre-k through first grade to a vacation week session where they'll learn about the local fish that live in the waters arond Gloucester - part of a week full of educational sessions during April vacation!. What types of fish live in Gloucester?  How do fishermen catch fish?

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 10-11:30am
Maritime Gloucester

For the Birds at Maritime Gloucester

Kids will learn about gulls at this Maritime Gloucester April Vacation Program!

Maritime Gloucester invites kids in pre-k through first grade to a vacation week session about gulls - part of a week full of educational sessions during April vacation! How many types of gulls are commonly found in Gloucester Harbor?  Learn all about the seabirds from Cape Ann and beyond!

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 10 - 11:30am
Maritime Gloucester

Messy Art Morning

Messy Art Day at Lanesville Community Center

A group of former and current preschool teachers and enthusiastic artists have joined forces to bring 'Messy Art Day' to the Lanesville Communtiy Center! Kids in preschool and grade school are invited to come paint, draw and create using charcoal, pastels and paint! Come join the fun, make a mess and discover the masterpiece hidden within!

Saturday, April 25, 2015 10am-Noon
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