Thank you for checking out this week’s Grab & Go Kids Planner, a selection of five kid-friendly activities and new places to try out with children.
You're time-pressed enough, so once again we are doing the research and finding the best things to do and places to go in Danvers and within reasonable striking distance.
Look for the kids’ planner each Wednesday, and help us build the planner with your own suggestions and tips — just add them to the comment box.
FAMILY BEST BETS OF THE WEEK
Where/When: NMTW Community Credit Union. 110 Newbury St. (Route 1 South), Danvers. Saturday at 2 p.m.
Why Go: Children love meeting their sports idols. Lucic will be giving autographs and taking photos.
Where/When: Topsfield Fairgrounds. 207 Boston St., Topsfield. Saturday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why Go: This is a way for teens 16 and up to get active in the entertainment side of the Topsfield Fair.
Where/When: . 19 Chestnut St., Peabody. Saturday at 11 a.m.
Why Go: Watching this American Cub Scout tradition is fun for the whole family.
•GET YOUR CHILD(REN) A YMCA MEMBERSHIP
Where/When: . 34 Pickering St., Danvers. Sign up now!
Why Go: It’s an investment that keeps giving. The YMCA offers all sorts of exciting programs and recreational activities for all ages.
Pricing: Ages 6 to 13 pay a $100 annual fee. Teens 14 to 17 pay a $15 sign up fee and $15.50 monthly.
•SATISFY THAT SWEET TOOTH
Where/When: . 210 Conant St., Danvers. Noon to 9 p.m. Sunday to Thursday; noon to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Open all year round.
Why Go: The warm weather is coming. Time to get a bite of your fav. flav. Did we mention it’s open all year round?