Links for Parents
Boston Central is a great website if you are looking for something fun to do with your family. Feel like exploring Boston a little? Want to get out of town? You can find it all here! Click on this link http://www.bostoncentral.com/events.php and start planning your next family outing!
Boston Public Library offers different family-friendly events throughout the year. Check out this link for the branch nearest you! http://www.bpl.org/branches/. BPL provide many family resources as well, like the Teen Lounge at http://www.bpl.org/teens/ or the Kids’ Page at http://www.bpl.org/kids/. You can also check out the parent resources at http://www.bpl.org/kids/ParentTeacher.htm for help with homework, reading lists, and links to other helpful parenting sites.
Can’t get enough football? Check out Youth Day at Boston College on November 12th (http://bceagles.cstv.com/auto_pdf/p_hotos/s_chools/bc/genrel/auto_pdf/groupyouthday) or celebrate your child’s birthday at Alumni Stadium! Contact Greg Lynch at (617) 552-8990 or email@example.com.
Looking for something fun on campus for your child? Check out youth swimming, tennis, karate, and fitness classes offered at the Flynn Recreational Complex http://www.bc.edu/bc_org/ath/plex/instructional/youth.html
Need information on Boston Public Schools your child? Find out everything you need to know at http://www.bostonpublicschools.org/showcase-schools-school-preview-time-and-more
Want to spend some time outside with your family? From the Public Garden and Boston Common to Jamaica Pond and Brookline Reservoir Park, Boston has a great variety of outdoor spaces. Play tennis, have a picnic, or just hang out! See what Boston has to offer through Parks & Recreation at http://www.cityofboston.gov/parks/ttd/ or through Boston Online at http://www.boston-online.com/Recreation/Parks/.
Want to get your family more involved in sports and fitness? Boston Centers for Youth & Families’ Recreation Division offers a number of options. Check them out at http://www.cityofboston.gov/BCYF/Recreation.asp.