Teen Book Event in Natick

This Star Won't Go Out

On Saturday, February 1st at  7:00 pm at the Wilson Middle School in Natick, we have a very special event to celebrate the life of life of Esther Earl, the teenage girl who inspired legions of friends and fans, and to whom John Green’s award-winning novel, The Fault in Our Stars, is dedicated.   Wilson Middle School 22 Rutledge […]

Free Wellness Expo at the JCC

Free wellnes expo at JCC on Sunday, February 9 from 1-4 pm

A wellness expo with interactive exhibits and demonstrations for children and adults will be held at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Sunday, February 9 from 1-4pm. Co-sponsored by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital – Needham, the expo will include MYCHIP child identification kits, nutritional […]

The Second Step for Trivia Night Fundraiser

The Second Step Newton MA

Happy New Year!  Are you interested in combining your love for charitable giving with your love for dominating pub trivia? If so, please join The Second Step for Trivia Night on January 21st from 7-9 pm at Temple Emanuel in Newton.  It’s a great way to beat the winter blues, hang out with friends, and see how much arcane […]

Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices expo at NNHS

Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices expo

Not sure what to say to your teen about dating safety? Want to encourage your teen’s positive self image? Wondering what resources Newton offers for teens and families? ALL parents/guardians and teens are invited to the Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices expo Wednesday, January 22 5:00 to 7:30 p.m.  Newton North High School To learn […]

Parenting Our Daughters Through Adolescence

parenting teen girls support at Samadhi

Parenting Our Daughters Through Adolescence A discussion, support and activist group open to all Newton mothers of tween/teen daughters who are interested in figuring out how to best empower and support our girls. January meetings: Body Image Discussion Group Tuesday,  January 14 from 7:30-9:00 pm Open to all mothers of teen/tween girls in Newton – […]

Children’s Book Author Events in Boston

This Star Won't Go Out

Thank you to Amitha Knight of the blog Monkey Poop for compiling this list of children’s book author events in Boston! Sunday, January 12 2:00pm Anna Staniszewski (The Dirt Diary) @ Brookline Booksmith Monday, January 13 7:00pm YA Guys Tour with Brendan Kiely, John Corey Whaley, Jason Reynolds, and Chris Lynch @ Porter Square Books Tuesday, January 14 […]

Musical Theatre For The Whole Family

Newton Freelance Troupe

The Freelance Players present: the Newton Freelance Troupe  in Tortoise Vs. Hare. Tortoise Vs. Hare is an updated version of the  classic fable by Aesop. Over confident hares, a steady tortoise, and  forest animals ready to rescue the day make up the cast of this charming and hilarious musical by Stephen Murray. The Freelance Players […]

Holocaust Blood Memory Art Exhibit by Lisa Rosowsky

Lisa Rosowsky solo show

Lisa Rosowsky Boston-area solo show! I went to college with Lisa and she was in my Freshman dorm room. I was thrilled to be a very small part of her Kickstarter project, Blood Memory. Now, she has a solo show at Brandeis! The opening reception is Thursday January 23rd, from 5:00-7:30 pm (the show is up through March […]

FREE Yoga Class with Dawn Davis in Waban!

Dawn Davis Yoga free yoga class

FREE YOGA CLASS  with Dawn Davis of Dawn Davis Yoga WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1st 1PM – 2PM, NEW YEAR FLOW THE WINDSOR CLUB 1601 Beacon St, Waban, MA 02468 I hope you can join us for an amazing yoga practice this Wednesday at 1pm!! (NOTE THE TIME CHANGE FOR THIS FREE CLASS). Happy New Year!! Regular classes […]

Cabaret Troupe at Newton North High School

Cabaret Troupe coming January 9 and 10 at NNHS

Cabaret Troupe coming January 9 and 10 to Newton North High School! Tickets are $7 and can be purchased here. Cabaret Troupe is a group of dedicated performers who tell stories through the unique medium of contemporary musical theatre. This year, we look forward to showcasing a balance of comedic and dramatic numbers, as well […]