School Vacation Week Activities

We have put together a list of activities (both in person and virtual) going on during February vacation week! Check it out below!

Yarmouth Libraries

Virtual Story Time
Feb. 16th

Join Ms. Mindy for virtual story time for preschool aged children with stories, songs and an at home craft. Please preregister to receive the link to the prerecorded video. Enjoy at your convenience.


Take & Make Kits
Feb. 20th

Make a story quilt square! Kits will be available for pick up at West Yarmouth and South Yarmouth Libraries on Saturday from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. Space is limited so please register!


Cultural Center of Cape Cod

Kids-Sailor’s Valentine
Feb. 13th

Using a variety of instructor provided templates, you will create your own original, contemporary Sailor’s Valentine! With an assortment of materials including but not limited to shells, stones, and unique beads. This class is for kids ages 9 and up.


Arts Day
Feb. 19th

Make a wandcraft, clay jewelry and button making all in one day! Discounted rate of $55 per child.


Brooks Free Library

Interactive Movie Night
Feb. 13th

Participants can pick up an accompanying kit at the library curbside pickup ahead of time. On February 13th at 6:30 PM, we will all log in to a Google Meet together on one device, cue up Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone on another device (dvds are available from the library, put one on hold today!) and then get ready to watch the move ‘together.’


Yarmouth Recreation

Ninja Camp
Feb. 15th & 17th

This year’s annual Kids Ninja Camp at Flax Pond will have a historical Ninja weaponry’s show demonstrating the historical uses and sword intro. We will have a ninja jewelry making where the lil’ ninja can make a piece of jewelry and there will be our Asian calligraphy class. Ninja kicks, a movie and pizza.


Rock Painting
Feb. 16th

Looking to get the kids out of the house for a little fun and socializing? Join our rock painting class with Madie! There will be two classes during the day: one for ages 7-9 and one for 9-11.


Whydah Pirate Museum

Open for Vacation
Feb. 15th – 19th

The Whydah Pirate Museum is open for winter break! The Museum is home to thousands of items from the Whydah and houses the largest collection of pirate artifacts.


Barnstable Village Libraries

Cartooning Class
Feb. 15th

Learn to draw cartoons on Zoom with award winning Cartoonist and Humorous Illustrator Rick Stomoski. Children will be able to create their own cartoon characters, draw facial expressions and even some animals.


Chatham Bars Inn

Fly Fishing
Feb. 15th

Curious about fly fishing? Join Chris Kokorda, our lead instructor of the Orvis Fly Fishing School, as he shares his 30+ years of fly fishing experience in this informative and entertaining presentation. This class is available for ages 13 and above.


Cape Cod Theatre Company

Shrek Week!
Feb. 16th – 19th

We will have an Ogre-sized week of fun this February at the theatre. With fairy tale creatures, animals, birds, a donkey and princess among others, this will be a fantastical week in the “Big Bright Beautiful World” of the Theatre. This class is limited to 10 students.


Cape Cod Children’s Museum

Open for Vacation
Feb. 16th – 20th

A museum with more than 20 interactive play-&-learn exhibits designed for 6-month-olds to 8-year-olds.


Atlantic White Shark Conservancy

Shark Story Hour
Feb. 17th

This program is targeted for toddlers, pre-K, and Kindergarten. The program will start with the reading of a picture book followed by a short lesson on sharks. Youth will then participate in a craft or lab activity.


Jawesome Tours

Join the AWSC team for a 60 minute guided private tour of the Jawesome Exhibit at the Shark Center in Chatham. This will be a private experience for you and your family group (max of 8 individuals), allowing for you to go at your own pace and ask questions as you go.


Ten Pin & Ryan Family

Bowling Specials

February special! Get two hours of bowl time for only $9.95 per person. Valid Fridays and Saturdays from 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM.


Game Room Special

Every Tuesday enjoy 50% off all games from 5:00 PM – close.


Cape Cod Rail Trail

Take a Bike Ride

The Cape Cod Rail Trail is a 25.5-mile paved trail. The trail route passes through the towns of Yarmouth, Dennis, Harwich, Brewster, Orleans, Eastham, and Wellfleet. Rent a bike from Bike Zone!


National Seashore

Take a Hike

In addition to miles of beaches that provide a wonderful walking environment, there are twelve walking trails at the seashore that are open year round.


Boston Museums

Reopening Dates

Feb. 3rd: Museum of Fine Arts
Feb. 5th: New England Aquarium and Isabella Gardner
Feb. 8th: Museum of Science


Roger Williams Park Zoo

Winter Wonder Days

Enjoy half-priced admission during February. It is the perfect weather to see animals outside enjoying nature’s cooler temps. Discount will be automatically applied at checkout. Timed-tickets available online ONLY.


Franklin Park Zoo

Kids’ Corner

Check out the Kids’ Corner at Franklin Park Zoo! They have arts and crafts, printables, games, and all about animal videos.