5 Things to Do This Weekend: Jan. 20-22
Stay local, or take a day trip, there's plenty to do.
It's Thursday, so as usual, here are five suggestions for great weekend activities in and around Concord.
When/Where: Jan. 20,21,22, Boston Opera House.
Why Go: If you feel like leaving Concord, why not travel to a distant land? Explore the richness and mystery of Chinese culture, and learn about Shen Yun’s dance, music, production, props, costumes, dynasties and heroes.
3. Messy Masterpiece: Paint Like Van Gogh
When/Where: Saturday, Jan. 21, Discovery Museum in Acton, 10 a.m.
Why Go: Bring the kids to learn about the eccentric painter, and try their own hand at creating a messy masterpiece.
Pricing: $10.50 for adults and children, $9.50 for seniors
4. Honk! Jr.
When/Where: Jan. 20, 21, and 22, 55 Hartley Road, Stow.
Why Go: Theatre With a Twist presents "Honk! Jr.," based on Hans Christian Andersen's "The Ugly Duckling."
5. Collecting Transcendentalism: A Curator's Perspective
When/Where: Saturday, Jan. 21, Concord Free Public Library, 5 p.m.
Why Go: Curator of Modern Books & Manuscripts at Houghton Library, Harvard University, Leslie Morris will speak on "Collecting Transcendentalism," an exhibit on display at the library.