Looking for some things for the kids to do this weekend? Check out these happenings in and around Barrington:
Kids’ Night Out at the Y
Where/When: Bayside Family YMCA, West St., 6 to 9 pm Friday
Why go: Twice-a-month Kids’ Night Out events are a great chance to get your kids involved in fun activities while you enjoy a night out. It’s open to children age 4 to 10. Maximum registration is 35. Call 245-2444, ext. 113, for more information.
Pricing: Register before 5 pm on the Thursday before the night out and the rate is $15 for the first child and $5 for each additional child in the family. Drop-ins are $25 and $15.
Where/When: Mount Hope Farm, 300 Metacom Ave., Bristol, 10 am to noon Saturday
Why go: The Audubon Society leads a search for diving ducks in the waters off of Mount Hope Farm in Bristol. You might spot Goldeneye, Bufflehead, Brant and Eider ducks – maybe even a seal. Bring binoculars. Donuts provided.
Master Gardener Class for Kids
Where/When: Blithewold Mansion & Gardens, 101 Ferry Rd. (Route 114), Bristol from 9 to 11 am Saturday
Why go: This Saturday morning class for kids in grades 3 to 5 will continue through April 23 and is a great opportunity for them to learn about gardening from the pros – and to get dirty while having fun.
Pricing: $45. Pre-registration required: 253-2707 x 16
Wild Saturday at the Audubon
Where/When: Audubon Environmental Education Center, 1401 Hope St. (Route 114), Bristol at 11 am Saturday
Why go: Nature programs for families are free with admission on Wild Saturdays.
Pricing: Admission is $6 adults; $4 children 4-12; under 4 free.