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DCR 2024 Eclipse


DCR 2024 Eclipse


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Monday, Apr 8

2:20pm - 4:20pm



Blue Hills Reservation

Stop by the Blue Hills Reservation for a cosmic event!! DCR (Department of Conservation and Recreation) parks throughout the state are hosting special programs and giving away free eclipse glasses. Activities may include making a sun clock, a craft demonstrating the different stages of the eclipse, exploring animal behavior during an eclipse, and more.

The park closest to Boston is the Blue Hills Reservation.

Books You May Love...

The following stories are geared towards younger readers and families who love picture books.

Moon! Earth's Best Friend (Our Universe, 3)
I Like the Sun (I Like the Weather)
Sun! One in a Billion (Our Universe, 2)
Rocket Says Look Up!

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About FamilyFun

We're collecting cool experiences in (and around) the city -- and sharing them with you! Think of us as matchmakers between awesome programming and young families looking to create sweet memories! 

If you're ever looking for kid-friendly events — we’ll be here!! You can visit our calendar anytime to find tons of free (and close to free) things to do in Boston.

While we try our best to update content, information changes faster than we can keep up.
For example, events have been cancelled or postponed due to low-to-no attendance, weather, and other emergencies. We may also unintentionally make a mistake. Please confirm details before heading out with your little one(s). You can do so by clicking on the "source" button below the map above. If you choose to sign up for different events, the organizations will often reach out to you directly.

Event images belong to their respective owners and are used under CC BY-SA 3.0. If you know of an event you think our visitors will love, please let us know here.  And if we listed your event and you would like it removed, please reach out here.

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