It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do this weekend. Lexington Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities you'll want to take part in this weekend in Lexington and beyond.
Where/When: Studio Cinema 376 Trapelo Road, Belmont, Thursday, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Why Go: See the story told by Peace Corp vaccinators about the country before it was occupied by Russia. The volunteers documented their experiences of trying to vanquish small pox from in small villages. Attendees will also have a unique opportunity to ask the vaccinators and filmmaker questions about the country before it became torn with the current war.
Pricing: $10 general admission, $8 seniors and students with ID.
Where/When:, 131 Massachusetts Ave., Friday, 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Why Go: Indulge in the distinguished French ginger liqueur that become popular during the countries colonial occupation of Indochina.
Pricing: Free; email for further information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Where/When: 37 Lexington Road, Concord, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Why Go: You'll see art association members' photography, mixed media, painting and sculpture in a beautiful setting.
Where/When:, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Why Go: See the miniature-sized trains climb mountain passes and pick up and drop off cars at rail spots along the way. The special exhibit, presented by the Northeast Ntrak Modular Railroad Club, is part of the museum's launch of February school vacation week.
Pricing: Free museum admission, $7 per family for the train show
Where/When: , Winchester, Feb. 12 to Feb. 27
Why Go: It’s cold, there’s been a lot of snow, this is a good chance to remind yourself that spring’s right around the corner. And with the growing popularity of orchids, you can see if an orchid is right for your house.