Take the kids to Boston this weekend, where a myriad of events are being held to amaze and uplift the creative little ones. The Student Lego Art Exhibit lets kids recreate works of art with Lego blocks, which will then be put on display. The Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston Family Concert will put instruments in the child's hands and let them discover the joys of music.
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CHAMELEON ARTS ENSEMBLE OF BOSTON FAMILY CONCERT After Saturday’s “The Sounds of Song and Dance” concert, kids become musicians at the instrument petting zoo in the outdoor Children’s Garden. The program inspired by international songs and dances features Hans Spencer’s “Urban Pastorale” evoking sounds of homes in and around Boston. June 1 at 2 p.m. Free. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library, 35 Harvard Ave., Hyde Park. 617-427-8200. www.chameleonarts.org
STUDENT LEGO ART EXHIBIT More than 12,000 Lego bricks kept students from the Ephraim Curtis Middle School very busy. The sixth and seventh graders created two-dimensional reproductions of famous works of art which will be on view at Boston Children’s Hospital after the exhibit. May 30 (9 a.m.-9 p.m., reception 5-7 p.m.), May 31 and June 1 (9 a.m.-5 p.m.). Free. Goodnow Public Library, 21 Concord Road, Sudbury. 978-443-1035.