August 31: FREE Fun Friday, FREE admission all day for all, Old Sturbridge Village, EcoTarium, Norman Rockwell Museum, Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, USS Constitution Museum, Cape Ann Museum, Griffin Museum of Photography, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, The Mary Baker Eddy Library and Mapparium, FREE.
August 31: Kidleidoscope, 10:30-11:30 a.m., snakes themed story, games, craft geared to ages 3-6 but siblings and friends welcome, Great Falls Discovery Center, 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls, FREE.
August 31: Big E Kids Fun Run, 6:30 p.m., run down the Avenue of States, for kids ages 10 and under, use link to register, Eastern States Exposition, 1305 Memorial Ave., West Springfield. Admission: FREE with a donation of a new or gently used children's book.
August 31: Coco Outdoor Movie Screening, 7:30 p.m., BYO chairs or blanket, Forbes Library lawn, 20 West St., Northampton, FREE.
August 31: A Wrinkle in Time Outdoor Movie Screening, 8 p.m., BYO chairs or blanket, Sunderland Public Library, 20 School St., Sunderland, FREE.
September 1: Home Depot Kids Build Workshop, 9 a.m. - noon, build a field goal game, all Home Depot stores, FREE.
September 1 & 3: Family Fun Days, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., FREE train rides, hot dogs, popcorn, play on the display equipment, Kloter Farms, 216 West Road, Ellington, CT, FREE.
September 1: Mr. Popper's Penguins Outdoor Movie Screening, 8 p.m., BYO blanket or chairs, ice cream and concessions available for purchase, Gran-Val Scoop, 223 Granby Road, Granville, FREE.
September 2: Irish Festival, noon - 7 p.m., kids activities, vendors, live music, food, Sons of Erin, 22 William St., Westfield. Admission: $5/adults, FREE for kids.
September 3: Farm Fest, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., children's barnyard, pony rides, crafters, exhibits, vendors, games, birds of prey demonstration, tractor parade, more, Hilltop Farm, 1616 Mapleton St., Suffield, CT. Admission: suggested donation of $5/car load.