Are you looking for something to do to keep the kids engaged, busy and, better yet, out of your hair during winter vacation this week? Here are a few ideas to help make the time you have with them in between holiday celebrations filled with activities to avoid the "I'm bored" chorus! Grab your coats — or rain boots — and visit one of these Berkshire attractions for some unexpected fun.
Puppeteer Carl Sprague will bring to life "Rapunzel," at 3:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum in Lenox. Tickets are $15 for adults; $7 for children, free for children 3 and under. Call 413-637-3206.
The Clark's Free Family Film Festival kicks off 2:30 p.m. Tuesday with "Babe." Other screenings include: "Inside Out." 2:30 p.m. Wednesday and "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" on Thursday. www.clarkart.edu
Drop in on art at The Norman Rockwell Museum all week for fun art workshops for all ages. From 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday (closed Friday) there is something new to do every day. Free with museum admission.