It’s Thursday and the weekend is right around the corner. ArlingtonPatch has your back with a few fun things to do. Check our picks for the activities to hit and some places to explore.
Here's what's happening in and around Arlington:
Where/When: , 422 Summer St., on Friday, July 15, 7-9 p.m.
Why Go: It may not be the kind of skating Arlington is most familiar with, but this cheap public skating session at the Ed Burns Arena is something for the whole family. Event includes skate rentals and full snack bar plus music to roll to.
Price: $6/adult $3/child
Where/When: , 7 Medford St., Friday July 15 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, July 16 at 2 and 7:30 p.m.
Why Go: Called Rejoice and Shout, this is an in-depth look at one of our country's most heralded musical formats—Gospel. Running time: 1:45. Rated PG. Click here to watch a trailer!
Where/When: , 61 Eastern Ave. Saturday, July 16, 9:15 – 11:15 p.m.
Why Go: Another fun-for-the-whole-family adventure, this time looking beyond the heavens. Telescopes will be set up to view the astral world. Coordinators ask that you bring a flashlight and telescope if you have one. Rain date will be same time the following day.
Where/When: , 90 Linwood St., Saturday, July 16, 9 a.m.
Why Go: The mother of all yard sales is dropping in to Scannell Field early this Saturday. As added entertainment, various local musicians will be playing some of their favorite tunes.
Where/When: , 90 Linwood St., Sunday, July 17, 9:30–11 a.m.
Why Go: Another free event over at Scennell Field, this time working your body instead of your wallet. Join Black Crow Yoga for a free introduction class to their classic yoga training. All ages welcome! For more info on Black Crow Yoga, click here.