Saturday November 9th: Family Tour, Civil Engineer Reed Brockman leads this tour of the bridges of Fort Point Channel. Bridges that slide, bridges that swing, bridges that swivel? They are all here on Fort Point Channel. Reed will share with us these marvels of engineering. Dress for the weather and with comfortable shoes. The Fort Point Tour lasts 2 hours but Reed will continue on to the Zakim Bridge for the adventurous. FREE
Saturday November 16th : Family Design, Boston Bridges. Families will learn about the many bridge types we have spanning our city’s waterways, then design and build their own bridge for our neighborhood using recycled materials. $8 per person
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Family Design Programs are designed for parents and children ages 5 to 13, a maximum ratio of 1 adult per 3 children will be required. Programs are held at BSA Space, 290 Congress St. Boston from 10:30am – 12:30 pm.