Thank you for checking out this week’s , a selection of five kid-friendly activities and new places to try out with children.
You're time-pressed enough, so once again we are doing the research and finding the best things to do and places to go in Hamilton and Wenham and within reasonable striking distance.
Look for the kids’ planner each Wednesday, and help us build the planner with your own suggestions and tips — just add them to the comment box. Even if you disagree with our picks, let us know. We want to hear from you!
FAMILY BEST BETS OF THE WEEK
Where/When: . Saturday, March 26 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Why Go: High school students are collecting gently used clothes for students in Peru. Have your child help to learn about charity.
Where/When: . Saturday, March 26 at 11 a.m.
Why Go: Social, snack and story hour for dads and toddlers.
Where/When: . Saturday, March 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Why Go: Pancake breakfast to raise money for school band trip. Easy, tasty fun, no clean-up.
Pricing: $6 per person, $20 per family.
Where/When: Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, 87 Perkins Row, Topsfield. Saturday, March 26 at 10 a.m.
Why Go: Stories and nature hikes focusing on animal homes.
Pricing: Adults: $7 member, $9 non-members; Children $6 members, $7 non-members. Call to register.
• CLIMB A WALL
Where/When: . Monday through Thursdays, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Why: Indoor wall climbing is a fun workout for all ages. It builds balance, strength and confidence.
Pricing: $8 per person.