5 Fun Family Friendly Things to Do this Week in Greater Worcester

There's lots of fun happening in Worcester the week of Nov 27 - Dec 2

By Noelle Monaghan - Worcester Macaroni KID Publisher November 21, 2023

Every week, Macaroni KID Worcester shares five things to do with your kids in Worcester & Beyond over the coming week. 

Here is Macaroni KID Worcester's picks for the five things to do in the Worcester area with kids from November 27 - December 2. Click on the links for all the details!

1. Marvel Cookie Decorating (Westborough)

Its Marvel Week and teens are invited to celebrate with a fun new event....Marvel Cookie decorating. We will provide you with the cookies and decorating supplies, you supply the Marvel themed masterpiece. Prize for the best Marvel themed cookie. This event is open to teens in grades 6 through 12. Registration is required. Monday, November 27th from 6:30-7:30pm at Westborough Public Library. Registration is required. Free.

2. Family Pizza Night at the Library

You are the guests at our monthly family dinner and advisory group. All family members are welcome to enjoy dinner together while sharing with us the different ways that the library can enrich your lives. Wednesday, November 29th from 6:30-7:30pm at Worcester Public Library. Families with children of all ages. Register in advance. Free.

3. Popsicle Stick Ornaments

The Winter Holidays are coming soon. Join us to make a hanging decoration for whichever holiday you celebrate in your home or make a snowflake to celebrate winter! While supplies last. Suggested ages 5-11. Thursday, November 30th from 3:30-4:30pm at Great Valley Brook Branch of the Worcester Public Library. Drop in. Free.

4. βœ¨ Festival of Lights - Worcester Common ✨

The City of Worcester’s annual Festival of Lights celebration returns to the Worcester Common Friday, Dec. 1, 2023. The free, family-friendly event hosts numerous lighting features, ice skating, food vendors, community organizations, and performances from 4:30 - 9 p.m. Award-winning singer Michelle Brooks-Thompson will perform following the tree lighting at 6 p.m. The Springfield native was a finalist on NBC’s “The Voice” and topped the Billboard Gospel Charts. Friday, December 1st from 4:30-9pm at the Worcester Common Oval. All ages. Drop in. Free to attend.

5. Canal District Holiday Stroll and Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony (Kelley Square)

Self-guided stroll of the Canal District businesses with our Tree Lighting at 5:00 p.m. in Kelley Square. Saturday, December 2nd from 11am-9pm at Canal District, Kelley Square. Drop in. Free to attend.


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