Belated CWW: Art and Movies

1. Free Family Acitivites, Sunday afternoons at Worcester Art Museum

From the Worcester Art Museum’s Facebook page:

In honor of WAM’s FREE SUMMER in JULY + AUGUST, WAM is offering FREE family activities at WAM from 1-3pm every Sunday through August. This Sunday, join a WAM faculty member for a drop-in cartooning workshop in the Lancaster Lobby. All ages are welcome. What are you going to draw?

(I am so excited about this.  In the immortal words of Montell Jordan, this is how we do it.)

2. Free and Cheap Movies for Kids

Showcase Cinemas shows a free kids movie every Wednesday (where the price of admission is a book report).

Regal (which operates the cinemas in Marlboro and Bellingham) shows $1 kids movies on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

3. Preservation Worcester Summertime Walks

Free for Preservation Worcester  members.  $5 per person for non-members

Sunday, July 15, 2012, 2:00 PM – Lenox: “Where You Say ‘Good Morning’ to Good Neighbors”
A Guided One-hour Walking Tour of an Early 20th Century Planned Neighborhood
Meet at 2:00 PM at the intersection of Pleasant Street and Chamberlain Parkway

Wednesday, July 18th, 5:30 PM – Elm Park: An Idyllic Respite from City Life
A Guided One-hour Walking Tour of Worcester’s First Public Park
Meet at 5:30 PM at the stone entrance gates to Elm Park on Russell Street

Wednesday, July 25th, 5:30 PM – William Street: Home to Worcester Industrialists
A Guided One-Hour Walking Tour of a Stylish Early 20th Century Neighborhood
Meet at 5:30 PM at the corner of William and Russell streets

Wednesday, August 1st, 5:30 PM – Institute Park: Green Space for a Fast Growing City
A Guided One-hour Walking Tour of a 19th Century Park Recently Updated
Meet at 5:30 PM at the Columned entrance of Institute Park on Salisbury Street

 

Thanks to Tracy and Matt for some of the suggestions!

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