• July Events at The Street

    July Events at The Street

    SPECIAL ONE TIME EVENT IN JULY: Sunday July 12, 2015 from 2pm-4pm Players will battle it out at The Street’s handsome, custom-made ping-pong table for the chance to win a Golden Paddle, Shake Shack gift cards and Shake Shack swag. Advance registration within Shake Shack is advised. WEEKLY EVENTS IN JULY: Kid-Friendly Fun: Every Tuesday […]

  • Newtonville Books Reading Challenge

    Newtonville Books Reading Challenge

    Newtonville Books 2015 Reading Challenge Or: Something Fun to Get You Out of Your Comfort Zone o A book that became a movie _______________________________________ o A book with non-human characters _______________________________________ o A book with a one-word title _______________________________________ o A book of short stories _______________________________________ o A book from a small press _______________________________________ o […]

  • Carol Dweck’s MINDSET

    Carol Dweck, author of the New York Times bestselling book “Mindset”, offers insight on an interesting exercise she uses to help her Stanford students develop a growth mindset: she has them write letters to themselves “from the future,” focusing on all the challenges, heartaches, and failures they’ll face along the way. Mindset is the book chosen by […]

  • Newton 4th of July Activities

    Newton 4th of July Activities

    Fourth of July Celebration! 1pm – 10pm Albemarle Field, Watertown Street, Route 16 OPEN AIR MARKET & AMUSEMENT RIDES Handmade and International Crafts Food Vendors Children’s Activities KIDS MORNING Newton Centre Playground at Tyler Terrace 10 AM – Noon Rain date: July 5th For children ages 3 – 12. Grande Pet Parade Teddy Bear Parade […]

  • Win Boston Pops VIP 4th & Boston Getaway

    Win Boston Pops VIP 4th & Boston Getaway

    The Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular and Red Sox games at Fenway Park are iconic summer experiences in Boston. The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism and partners are giving away the chance for winners to be VIPs at each of these, and we think your readers would love the chance to win. Details for both […]

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

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July Events at The Street

July Events at The Street

SPECIAL ONE TIME EVENT IN JULY: Sunday July 12, 2015 from 2pm-4pm Players will battle it out at The Street’s handsome, custom-made ping-pong table for the chance to win a Golden Paddle, Shake Shack gift cards and Shake Shack swag. Advance registration within Shake Shack is advised. WEEKLY EVENTS IN JULY: Kid-Friendly Fun: Every Tuesday […]

Newtonville Books Reading Challenge

Newtonville Books Reading Challenge

Newtonville Books 2015 Reading Challenge Or: Something Fun to Get You Out of Your Comfort Zone o A book that became a movie _______________________________________ o A book with non-human characters _______________________________________ o A book with a one-word title _______________________________________ o A book of short stories _______________________________________ o A book from a small press _______________________________________ o […]

Newton Elementary Schools Start Earlier

Elementary Schools Start Earlier

Newton Public Schools June 22, 2015 Dear Elementary Families, My first year in Newton has gone by so quickly. It has been such a pleasure to walk through the elementary schools during this past school year and witness teachers and students engaged in wonderful teaching and learning experiences. We hope that your children have had […]

Carol Dweck’s MINDSET

Carol Dweck, author of the New York Times bestselling book “Mindset”, offers insight on an interesting exercise she uses to help her Stanford students develop a growth mindset: she has them write letters to themselves “from the future,” focusing on all the challenges, heartaches, and failures they’ll face along the way. Mindset is the book chosen by […]

Newton 4th of July Activities

Newton 4th of July Activities

Fourth of July Celebration! 1pm – 10pm Albemarle Field, Watertown Street, Route 16 OPEN AIR MARKET & AMUSEMENT RIDES Handmade and International Crafts Food Vendors Children’s Activities KIDS MORNING Newton Centre Playground at Tyler Terrace 10 AM – Noon Rain date: July 5th For children ages 3 – 12. Grande Pet Parade Teddy Bear Parade […]

Win Boston Pops VIP 4th & Boston Getaway

Win Boston Pops VIP 4th & Boston Getaway

The Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular and Red Sox games at Fenway Park are iconic summer experiences in Boston. The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism and partners are giving away the chance for winners to be VIPs at each of these, and we think your readers would love the chance to win. Details for both […]

Boys Soccer Clinic at Harvard

Boys Soccer Clinic at Harvard

Crimson Soccer Academy Youth Clinic August 11th – 14th, 2015 Sign Up Before July 1st and Save 15% Promo Code: Harvard2015    

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Olympic Bid Proposal Community Meeting TONIGHT

Along with our regional partners the Towns of Needham and Watertown, the Newton-Needham Chamber, Watertown-Belmont Chamber of Commerce, and Boston College, we are convening a community meeting onWednesday, July 1st at 6:30 p.m. in Boston College’s Robsham Theater at 140 Commonwealth Ave. The meeting will begin with a presentation of Boston 2024’s revised Olympic bid proposal, […]

Boot Camp at Giroux Brothers Martial Arts

Ninja Boot Camp at Giroux Brothers

Dear Parents, I am excited to announce a new boot camp starting at Giroux Brothers by the name of “GB Ninja Boot Camp” Everyone is entitled to one free trial class. Classes will be held every Tuesday and Thursday from 9-9:45AM. We will focus on high intensity interval training using body weight exercises and studio […]

Newton Summer Tennis

Newton Summer Tennis

TENNIS PLAYERS! SIGN UP NOW FOR SUMMER TENNIS FOR KIDS AND ADULTS! Check out our schedules and register at www.newtontennis.com while space lasts. Clinics will sell out!!! See you on the Courts! Mike Lewitt and the Newton Tennis Staff

Boston Seafood Festival Aug 2nd

Boston Seafood Festival Aug 2nd

Boston Seafood Festival, benefitting the Boston Fisheries Foundation is August 2nd, all day at the Boston Fish Pier. The Boston Seafood Festival will be returning to the fish pier for a family-oriented and educational day of fun and fresh seafood! The festival is now in its fourth year. Purchase tickets here.

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Summer Soccer Clinics at Valeo

Valeo FC is known for their technical soccer training. They have summer clinics for boys and girls of all ages and abilities. Register here.