Weekday Picks for Boston Kids, July 25-29: Storymobile, Splash Dance, and Folk Fest

Without a doubt, one of my favorite things about summer is all the fantastic library programming. Topping this week's picks is a visit from the ReadBoston Storymobile at the main branch of the Boston Public Library, which recently reopened its newly-renovated space (pictured). If you haven't checked it out yet, you are in for a treat! But if you'd rather spend a summer day outdoors, let the librarians come to you, on the beach, no less, or hit the river instead for an amazing summer experience.

This week also boasts some great family events to create or observe the visual arts, along with tons of outdoor concerts popping up all week, including the first evening of the Lowell Folk Festival. Besides all these great picks, be sure to keep your eye on the full Event Calendar for other fun upcoming events.

Monday – The ReadBoston Storymobile visits the main branch of the library in Copley.
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Tuesday – It's a great day for free activities, which range from a drive-in movie in Watertown to an outdoor blanket and basket concert on the Melrose Public Library Lawn.
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Wednesday – Enjoy art for all ages during Play in the Park at the deCordova in Lincoln.
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Thursday – For a great (and free!) summer evening with the whole family, check out Neighborhood Nights at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.
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Friday – Take the tots to a splash dance party in West Roxbury during the day or save up your energy for an evening parade and performances as the Lowell Folk Festival kicks off.
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