• Kids Helping Kids

    When life gave Lexi Kelley lemons, she didn’t just make lemonade. While recuperating from a terrifying car accident, 12-year-old Lexi was showered with love and support from those closest to her. As her condition began to improve, she realized how vital their role was to her recovery. The idea for Kids Helping Kids was born. Lexi […]

  • The Street Sidewalk Sale Aug 1

    THE STREET HOSTS ITS FIRST SUMMER SIDEWALK SALE on SATURDAY AUGUST 1, 2015 LIVE MUSIC AND UP TO 70% OFF DESIGNER GOODS WHEN:  Saturday August 1, 2015 from 10am-8pm (Rain Date Sunday August 2, 2015 from 12pm-6pm) WHERE: The Street, 55 Boylston Street, Chestnut Hill;www.thestreetchestnuthill.com WHAT: The Street, the region’s leading outdoor shopping destination with […]

  • New Barre Fitness Class for Kids & Adults by Gemma

    New Barre Fitness Class for Kids & Adults by Gemma

    Please meet Gemma who just started a fitness program based out of Paulette’s Ballet Studio in Newton. Within this program she teaches a barre class, a dance-cardio class, and a dance-cardio class for kids. For schedule and class details please visit here. FOR ADULTS! BALLETBARRE Tone your body from head to toe, literally! With a […]

  • Blood Libel artists Book

    Blood Libel Artists Book

    Blood Libel looks at a story as old as history: the myth that Jews ritually sacrifice Christians—particularly children—to use their blood for Passover matzah and other religious purposes. This artists book by designer and fine artist Lisa Rosowsky recounts seven of the most well-documented accusations of blood libel, dating from as far back as 39 […]

  • Casting Call for All Tech-Obessessed Teens

    Casting Call for All Tech-Obessessed Teens

    NEW SERIES CASTING!! CALLING ALL TECH-OBSESSED TEENS!! Know any teenagers who are constantly on their phones?! Do they Instagram from the dinner table? Do they Snapchat during conversations? Are they becoming OBSESSED with technology, and is it becoming a PROBLEM? In today’s world, people are constantly trying to stay connected- on their phones, laptops, computers, […]

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

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Kids Helping Kids

When life gave Lexi Kelley lemons, she didn’t just make lemonade. While recuperating from a terrifying car accident, 12-year-old Lexi was showered with love and support from those closest to her. As her condition began to improve, she realized how vital their role was to her recovery. The idea for Kids Helping Kids was born. Lexi […]

The Street Sidewalk Sale Aug 1

THE STREET HOSTS ITS FIRST SUMMER SIDEWALK SALE on SATURDAY AUGUST 1, 2015 LIVE MUSIC AND UP TO 70% OFF DESIGNER GOODS WHEN:  Saturday August 1, 2015 from 10am-8pm (Rain Date Sunday August 2, 2015 from 12pm-6pm) WHERE: The Street, 55 Boylston Street, Chestnut Hill;www.thestreetchestnuthill.com WHAT: The Street, the region’s leading outdoor shopping destination with […]

New Barre Fitness Class for Kids & Adults by Gemma

New Barre Fitness Class for Kids & Adults by Gemma

Please meet Gemma who just started a fitness program based out of Paulette’s Ballet Studio in Newton. Within this program she teaches a barre class, a dance-cardio class, and a dance-cardio class for kids. For schedule and class details please visit here. FOR ADULTS! BALLETBARRE Tone your body from head to toe, literally! With a […]

The Contaminated Case of the Cooking Contest Book Party

The Contaminated Case of the Cooking Contest Book Party

Aug. 1, 1-3 p.m. Book launch party for The Contaminated Case of the Cooking Contest featuring authors Peter Wong and Pendred Noyce. There will be games and an opportunity to get your book signed! New England Mobile Book Fair 82 Needham St Newton Highlands, MA Tumblehome Learning is pleased to present Peter Wong’s new science […]

Blood Libel artists Book

Blood Libel Artists Book

Blood Libel looks at a story as old as history: the myth that Jews ritually sacrifice Christians—particularly children—to use their blood for Passover matzah and other religious purposes. This artists book by designer and fine artist Lisa Rosowsky recounts seven of the most well-documented accusations of blood libel, dating from as far back as 39 […]

Casting Call for All Tech-Obessessed Teens

Casting Call for All Tech-Obessessed Teens

NEW SERIES CASTING!! CALLING ALL TECH-OBSESSED TEENS!! Know any teenagers who are constantly on their phones?! Do they Instagram from the dinner table? Do they Snapchat during conversations? Are they becoming OBSESSED with technology, and is it becoming a PROBLEM? In today’s world, people are constantly trying to stay connected- on their phones, laptops, computers, […]

Free Pilates for Parent & Child at Boston's Greenway

Free Pilates for Parent & Child at Boston’s Greenway

On July 25, August 7, and August 14, Safety 1st is bringing award-winning pilates instructor Jennifer Phelan to Boston’s Rose Kennedy Greenway (Corner of Salem and Cross Street) to teach her uniquely integrative Stroller Bootcamp for free. Yes, that’s right, free. The class begins at 10:30 a.m. and ends at 11:15 a.m. JPPilates’ Stoller Bootcamp […]

Newton's First Little Free Library

Newton’s First Little Free Library

Check out Newton’s first Little Free Library at The Street in Chestnut Hill!

Seriously? Thoroughly Modern Millie AGAIN?

Seriously? #Racist Thoroughly Modern Millie AGAIN?

Thoroughly Modern Millie is an Anti-Asian Racist Musical! Boston Children’s Theatre proudly presents the high octane musical THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE JR. Featuring students from BCT’s pre-professional Summer Studios 3 program, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE JR is the story of a small-town girl who follows her dreams to the big city, where she finds romance, adventure and above […]

Vitamin Water Project Hustle

Vote: Vitamin Water Project Hustle

In March, vitaminwater launched Project Hustle, a crowdfunding-inspired program that called on aspiring entrepreneurs, artists-in-training, dreamers and future film directors to prepare their elevator pitch for the opportunity to see their dreams become a reality and the chance to win up to $500,000 (across ten finalists) to bring them to life. The top ten best […]

Helicopter Challenge for Kids

Helicopter Challenge for Kids

Sikorsky Announces 5th Year of Helicopter 2050 Challenge Kids to Create the Helicopter of the Future in Scholarship Competition Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has launched the 5th annual Sikorsky Helicopter 2050 Program and Challenge, which asks children, ages 9-16, to create an eco-friendly helicopter of the future that addresses potential challenges of […]

Fiddlehead Theatre in Dorchester 21st Season

Fiddlehead Theatre in Dorchester 21st Season

Fiddlehead Theatre Company Announces 21st Season *All Performances at The Strand Theatre * Meg Fofonoff and Stacey Stephens, Co-Producing Artistic Directors of Fiddlehead Theatre Company, the resident theatre company of Boston’s historic Strand Theatre, announce four groundbreaking productions during their biggest season in a continued partnership with Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the City of Boston. […]