• DIY Flower Arranging Class for Men at Shake Shack

    DIY Flower Arranging Class for Men at Shake Shack

    DIY FLOWER ARRANGING WORKSHOP FOR MEN: Alice’s Table is hosting a men’s flower arranging workshop at Shake Shack at The Street in Chestnut Hill. Participants will create a bouquet for their Valentine with step-by-step instructions by Alice’s Table while enjoying complimentary beer and snacks from Shake Shack. WHEN: Alice’s Table will host the men’s flower […]

  • Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK

    Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK

    Saturday, February 6th, 2016 Todos Dance & Fitness Studio is hosting a Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK. Join us for a fun-filled evening of celebration and ballroom dancing. There will also be some light catering by Weston’s own Dumpling Daughter! Admission is free. Onsite donations will be accepted, and proceeds from a raffle […]

  • Downsizing Made Easy: FREE Seminar for Seniors

    Downsizing Made Easy: FREE Seminar for Seniors

    Susanne McInerney of the Mass Estate Team at RE/MAX Leading Edge and Newton Senior Center, Present Free Seminar, “Downsizing Made Easy” 5 Step System Helps Senior Citizens & Families Navigate Complexities of Moving As the population ages, more and more senior citizens and their caregiver families are faced with the challenges of “downsizing”: usually a […]

  • Artists: Apply to ArtWeek Boston

    Artists: Apply to ArtWeek Boston

    ArtWeek, a bi-annual, ten-day festival featuring more than 100 unique, unexpected, and creative experiences, is seeking applications for its Spring 2016 festival. Events will be held throughout Eastern Massachusetts from April 29 – May 8, and applications can be found at artweekboston.org. The early bird deadline to submit an ArtWeek event is February 12; the final […]

  • Free Teen Yoga Classes at Artemis Yoga!

    Free Teen Yoga Classes at Artemis Yoga!

    Yoga for Teens & Tweens/Early Teen – Free Preview Classes on Jan 22nd and 24th! Yoga is a great way for youth to build strength of body and mind in a supportive, fun environment.  Students in each of these classes will learn techniques to relax and calm the mind which helps to manage the daily […]

  • Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices

    Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices

    MIDDLE SCHOOL and HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS and PARENTS/GUARDIANS INVITED Save the date for a fun, free EXPO at Newton North High School! Thursday, January 21, 2016, from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. Teens and adults are invited to the Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices expo for participative, informative exhibits; live musical performances; free refreshments; and fun. Meet […]

  • Flash Art Returns at The Arsenal Center for the Arts

    Flash Art Returns at The Arsenal Center for the Arts

    Flash Art, the Arsenal Center for the Arts’ biannual art lottery fundraiser is returning for its third year! We will be kicking off the New Year with this exhibition in January 2016. The show will run from January 7 – February 26, 2016, with an opening reception and ticket sales event on January 14. All […]

  • Dancing with the Stars: Live!

    Dancing with the Stars: Live!

    Following back to back sold out tours, Dancing with the Stars: Live! is taking its all new production on the road. Fans of Dancing with the Stars, ABC’s leading entertainment show, produced by BBC Worldwide Productions, will be given the opportunity to see their favorite stars dance live in Boston. The Dance All Night Tour is […]

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

Sharing information about why Newton, Massachusetts is a great place to live and raise a family. If you are thinking of moving to Newton, or have recently moved here, we'd like to help you get settled in. Feel free to ask questions and you'll get unbiased answers. Welcome!

High School Start Time Working Group

Benefits of Late Start for High School

Later Start Time Redu­­ces Disciplinary Incidents  and Tardiness Among High School Students St. Lawrence University Study First Longitudinal Confirmation of Start Time Delay Benefits   Pam Thacher, pthacher@stlawu.edu; Serge Onyper, sonyper@stlawu.edu; Ryan Deuel, St. Lawrence, rdeuel@stlawu.edu, (315) 229-5806; or Bill Johnson, Halstead Communications, 610-216-9808, johnson@halsteadpr.com.   A recent study suggests that delaying high school start […]

New Valeo's Girls Director!

New Valeo’s Girls Director!

Valeo Families, Kia McNeill the girls director at Valeo FC was recently offered the women’s head coaching position at Brown University. It was a difficult decision for Kia to make, but in order to pursue an amazing opportunity, Kia has decided to step down from her position. Kia made a positive impact on the lives […]

Valeo February Vacation Clinic 2016

Valeo February Vacation Clinic 2016

Valeo February Vacation Clinic 2016. Register here.

DIY Flower Arranging Class for Men at Shake Shack

DIY Flower Arranging Class for Men at Shake Shack

DIY FLOWER ARRANGING WORKSHOP FOR MEN: Alice’s Table is hosting a men’s flower arranging workshop at Shake Shack at The Street in Chestnut Hill. Participants will create a bouquet for their Valentine with step-by-step instructions by Alice’s Table while enjoying complimentary beer and snacks from Shake Shack. WHEN: Alice’s Table will host the men’s flower […]

Newton North High School, NNHS

Housemaster is Now Dean at NNHS/NSHS

To the Newton North and Newton South communities, We are writing to announce a change of terminology for Newton’s high schools:  The “Housemaster” title in each school will be replaced with “Dean.” We are making this change because we believe that the words we choose to describe ourselves indicate our values and beliefs.  The usage […]

Arsenal Project - Natural Science Saturdays - Feb 6

Arsenal Project – Natural Science Saturdays – Feb 6

Arsenal Project – Natural Science Saturdays – Feb 6  

Boston 6th Best Metro Area for STEM Professionals

Boston 6th Best Metro Area for STEM Professionals

With STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — jobs expected to grow 1.7 times faster than non-STEM professions in the coming years, the personal-finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of 2016’s Best & Worst Metro Areas for STEM Professionals. On the heels of our earlier report on the Best & Worst Cities to […]

Newton in Motion Workshop

Newton in Motion Workshop

Dear Resident, I am writing to invite you to join us for a very important event coming up next week. On Thursday, February 4th-Saturday, February 6th, our Planning and Development department is teaming up with the Department of Public Works to host “Newton in Motion” a workshop that will help lead us toward an equitable, economically […]

Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK

Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK

Saturday, February 6th, 2016 Todos Dance & Fitness Studio is hosting a Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK. Join us for a fun-filled evening of celebration and ballroom dancing. There will also be some light catering by Weston’s own Dumpling Daughter! Admission is free. Onsite donations will be accepted, and proceeds from a raffle […]

Williams Elementary School Online Auction

Williams Elementary School Online Auction

The Williams PTO Camp & Snow Auction Is Officially Open! No need to wait any longer…You can bid now! Place Your Bid. Whether you’re looking for day camps or overnight camps or maybe looking to add a little adventure to your life, you’re sure to find something in our auction. Every bid helps support the […]