The Friends of Ipswich Elementary Schools (FRIES) - Doyon Chapter and Boston's Chinese Folk Art Workshop are teaming up to welcome the Year 4708, the Year of the Tiger, with a performance of a variety of traditional Chinese folk arts such as Dragon Dance, Lion Dance, Taiwanese Drums, Chinese yoyo and Folk Dance at the Ipswich Performing Arts Center on Saturday, January 23, 2010. Performance starts at 3:00 p.m. Work out some of those winter blues and try out some of the dances, instruments, and folk arts with the performers at the conclusion of the event.
Tickets are $8.00 each and will not be available at the door. Tickets can be purchased online.
Feeling outdoorsy? Snowshoeing for Families at Mass Audubon Broad Meadow Brook Wildlife Sanctuary in Worcester, Sunday, January 24 from 1:30pm - 3:30pm. They’ll teach you how to use snowshoes before heading out onto the trails and then teach you how to look for signs of wildlife as you enjoy the beauty of the sanctuary in winter! Registration is required.
----More of the indoor type? Visit the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art this weekend. Spend the day with the family and take in exhibits like “Golden Legacy: Original Art From 65 Years of Golden Books”.