• U Pick at Belkin Family Lookout Farm Begins

    U Pick at Belkin Family Lookout Farm Begins

    Belkin Family Lookout Farm, MetroWest’s beloved destination for outdoor family fun, will be open seven days a week, between 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. beginning Friday August 1, 2014 until the end of the fall season. The Farm will be open seven days a week, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. until the end of the fall season. The Farm is […]

  • New Playground at Peirce Elementary School

    New Playground at Peirce Elementary School

    The new playground is complete at Peirce Elementary School! It has a spongy surface that makes it inclusive (and baby stroller friendly!).   If you are looking for something fun to do with the kids that is FREE, come by and play on it! It’s open to the Newton community!! Peirce Elementary School 170 Temple […]

  • Kids Cruise Free on Spirit of Boston in July

    Kids Cruise Free on Spirit of Boston in July

    WHAT: Entertainment Cruises has announced that “Kids Cruise Free” this July per one paying adult on the Spirit of Boston. Book your reservation any time in the month of July using the promo code “KCF” and experience the unexpected with your family sailing the Boston Harbor with entertainment and great food. WHERE: Spirit of Boston […]

  • Regattabar Kids’ Summer Music Series 

    Regattabar Kids’ Summer Music Series 

    The Regattabar’s Kids’ Summer Music Series returns to The Charles Hotel in Harvard Square starting on Sunday, July 13! Musicians that specialize in delighting kids with different styles of music perform everything from bilingual songs to magical folk tunes, and even dino-soaring! Kids and parents alike can enjoy this popular series with Elizabeth Mitchell, Alastair Moock, Tim Kubart (of Tim and the Space […]

  • A2Z Vintage antiques Waltham Newton MA

    Interior Designers’ Secret Source and special discount!

    A2Z Vintage Home Furnishings: Antique and Design is a spin-off of Darby Road. Located in a warehouse space at 39 Green Street in Waltham, the low overhead translates to great pricing! Hours: Wednesday through Saturday 10-5 or by appointment. Please contact Jon Ames at 617-930-7700 or 781-790-5260 with questions or appointment requests. 39 Green Street in Waltham With […]

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

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U Pick at Belkin Family Lookout Farm Begins

U Pick at Belkin Family Lookout Farm Begins

Belkin Family Lookout Farm, MetroWest’s beloved destination for outdoor family fun, will be open seven days a week, between 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. beginning Friday August 1, 2014 until the end of the fall season. The Farm will be open seven days a week, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. until the end of the fall season. The Farm is […]

New Playground at Peirce Elementary School

New Playground at Peirce Elementary School

The new playground is complete at Peirce Elementary School! It has a spongy surface that makes it inclusive (and baby stroller friendly!).   If you are looking for something fun to do with the kids that is FREE, come by and play on it! It’s open to the Newton community!! Peirce Elementary School 170 Temple […]

5 Wits GIVEAWAY!

5 Wits Interactive Adventure GIVEAWAY!

5 Wits Patriot Place is cutting-edge, live action entertainment that “immerses” you in realistic, hands-on adventures. Computer controlled special effects and physical interaction put you in the center of the action, making you feel as if you’re in a movie or video game! Adventures include: • Espionage: Break into enemy headquarters, dodge security lasers, hack the computer […]

Kids Cruise Free on Spirit of Boston in July

Kids Cruise Free on Spirit of Boston in July

WHAT: Entertainment Cruises has announced that “Kids Cruise Free” this July per one paying adult on the Spirit of Boston. Book your reservation any time in the month of July using the promo code “KCF” and experience the unexpected with your family sailing the Boston Harbor with entertainment and great food. WHERE: Spirit of Boston […]

Regattabar Kids’ Summer Music Series 

Regattabar Kids’ Summer Music Series 

The Regattabar’s Kids’ Summer Music Series returns to The Charles Hotel in Harvard Square starting on Sunday, July 13! Musicians that specialize in delighting kids with different styles of music perform everything from bilingual songs to magical folk tunes, and even dino-soaring! Kids and parents alike can enjoy this popular series with Elizabeth Mitchell, Alastair Moock, Tim Kubart (of Tim and the Space […]

Davey the Clown performing free in Newton Centre

Free Kids Shows: Davey the Clown

Davey the Clown will be performing July 29 from 2 to 3pm. The concert will be across the street from Panera in the Newton Centre Green. It’s free and perfect for kids and families! Davey the Clown is a comedian, juggler, unicyclist and accordionist.       

A2Z Vintage antiques Waltham Newton MA

Interior Designers’ Secret Source and special discount!

A2Z Vintage Home Furnishings: Antique and Design is a spin-off of Darby Road. Located in a warehouse space at 39 Green Street in Waltham, the low overhead translates to great pricing! Hours: Wednesday through Saturday 10-5 or by appointment. Please contact Jon Ames at 617-930-7700 or 781-790-5260 with questions or appointment requests. 39 Green Street in Waltham With […]

Free Events at Pine Village Preschool

Free Events at Pine Village Preschool

Two FREE events coming up next week in Newton and Needham at Pine Village preschools so that you could share with your readers. Pine Village is a Spanish language immersion preschool with a focus on helping children develops  true passion for learning in a diverse environment.  I’ve attached the full information below – please let me know […]

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Boys and Girls Club Golf Tournament

Boys and Girls Club Golf Tournament The John M. Barry Boys & Girls Club of Newton’s 31st Annual Golf Tournament sponsored by Cambridge Savings Bank, will be at Woodland Golf Club in Auburndale on Monday, July 28, 2014. 11:30 AM Woodland Golf Club 1897 Washington Street, Auburndale The format is play-your-own ball, and we are currently […]

Boston Summer Arts Weekend 2014

Boston Summer Arts Weekend Family Events

Join us July 26-27 for a weekend of family fun at the third annual Boston Summer Arts Weekend in Copley Square. Presented by Citizens Bank, this free festival brings the arts to all of Boston through events and performances tailored to audience members of all ages. Boston Summer Arts Weekend is the perfect outdoor event for families. Highlights from […]

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Local Food Pantries Need Your Help

The Centre Street Food Pantry and the Newton Food Pantry need food during the summertime. Schools are not running during the summer, and kids who get some of their meals at school still need to eat! Examples of nonperishable items to donate are: – Peanut butter and jelly -Canned meals: soups, stews – Grains: pasta, rice, […]

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15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Massachusetts

Movoto put together 51 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Massachusetts. I pulled 15 of them for your enjoyment. 1. The Fig Newton was named after Newton, Mass. 2. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Massachusetts has the lowest divorce rate in the country with 2.2 divorces per 1000 people. 3.  Basketball was invented in 1891 […]