April Vacation Fun

Looking to keep the kids busy during April Vacation? Here are some of the best events from our calendar for all the towns near Holliston, Medway, and Millis.

1Join in the area’s largest egg hunt

Egg painting, face painting, bunny visit, and huge egg hunt for ages 1-9 at that Franklin High School Gym Friday, April 14. Registration required. Details here

2Hunt some eggs for a cause

Fundraiser egg hunt and raffle at Blessed Blessed Beginnings Preschool in Holliston on Friday, April 14. Details here

3Pet live chicks/bunnies and play life-sized Candyland

Petting area, Candy Land party, photos with the Rev’s mascot, and a bounce house at Patriot Place, Foxboro on Friday, April 14. Details here

4Seek eggs by Flashlight

Bring a basket and flashlight to this new free egg hunt in Holliston after sundown on Friday, April 14. Details here

5Ride a camel and see a kangaroo

The Records and Burpee traveling children’s zoo will be in Framingham from Wednesday, April 12 through Monday, April 17. Details here

6Make an Easter bunny basket with a potted plant

Workshop at Weston Nurseries in Hopkinton on Saturday, April 15. Details here.

7Hunt for Easter eggs

Search the Pond Street Fields in Norfolk for Hershey’s candy. Ages 2-11, free, on Saturday April 15. Details here

8Hunt for Easter eggs

Free hunt at Oak Grove Farm in Millis on Saturday, April 15. Details here.

9A few more eggs

Annual hunt at Trinity Episcopal Church in Milford on Saturday, April 15. Details here.

10Seek eggs that glow in the dark

Ages 2-11 look for glowing eggs on Easter afternoon (April 16) at Solomon Pond Mall in Marlboro. Details here.

11Watch the Boston Marathon

See popular spots in Monday’s big race through Hopkinton, Ashland, Framingham, Natick, and Wellesley in our family-friendly guide here

12Make free seed bombs

Help make wildflower seed bombs at T.C. Scoops in Medway on Monday. Take 10 home with you to make a wildflower garden for the bees! Details here

13Meet Belle from Beauty and the Beast

Belle will make a stop at Learning Express Toys in Franklin on Monday. Details here

14Dino discovery animal program

Meet ancient animals and hold real fossils at Franklin’s temp library on Tuesday. Details here

15Meet Arthur

Free pizza, video “storytime”, and Arthur visit at Showcase Cinema, Patriot Place on Tuesday. Details here

16Dance to Super Cool Beans

Free concert in Millis on Tuesday, recommended for ages 2-8. Details here

17Ride a pony and pet a bunny

Petting farm and pony rides at Willow Brook Farm in Holliston Tuesday through Thursday. Details here

18Pet a pig

Farm Visits, a travelling petting farm, will stop by the Walpole Mall on Tuesday. Free to the public. Details here

19Meet Wally the Green Monster

Take a picture in your Red Sox gear at the Franklin temporary library on Wednesday. Details here

20See a free animal show

Animal Adventures will be at Learning Express Toys in Franklin on Wednesday. Details here

21Touch a truck, meet baby animals & more

Earth day celebration at Patriot Place in Foxboro on Wednesday. Details here

22Make a flying rocket

Learn about dry ice and states of matter with Sciencetellers at the Millis Library on Wednesday. Ages 5-10. Details here.

23Learn the science of extreme cold

The Museum of Science will bring their “cold science” program to the Ashland Library on Thursday afternoon. Details here

24Enjoy a bubble show

Free at Patriot Place on Friday. Details here

25Quench your scientific curiosity

Family Science Day at Framingham State University on Friday. Details here

26Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day Festival with kids’ activities and Jojo the magician on the Natick Common Sunday, April 23.¬†Details here

27Fondue with Belle

Fondue with Belle from Beauty and the Beast at The Melting Pot in Framingham on Sunday, April 23. Details here