When school takes a pause between Christmas and New Year's Day, it's nice to kick back and relax from the usual routines; but keeping kids busy over winter break can be a challenge. Thankfully, there is no shortage of fun and easy things to do around Boston during Christmas vacation week! Here are 20 enriching, socially distant activities from cooking workshops to STEM crafts and nature classes that will be sure to nip "I'm bored" in the bud.
For more things to do in Boston with kids over winter break, consult our Winter Fun Guide and our holiday guide. Plan to have a great time with your kids during the upcoming, and much-needed, school break.