Open House & Craft Fair at New Art Center!

New Art Center Art Fair

Newton New Art Center Craft Fair and Open House Sunday Dec. 9, 1-4pm, FREE -Craft fair by New Art Center faculty -Meet teachers -Register for classes -Register for February, April and Summer Art programs –FREE Art activities for children -Ceramics Demo -Free Exhibitions with Family Connections Drop-In visits Please stop by! New Art Center in Newton 61 Washington Park […]

Cappella Clausura’s alternative Christmas pageant!

Cappella Clausura's alternative Christmas pagean

Cappella Clausura’s Christmas Performance Cappella Clausura’s alternative Christmas pageant is back December 15th and 16th! This program is ever-popular with families, with its graceful child dancers, sing-alongs, giant puppets – and gorgeous music. But what makes it different is the source of the music: written by mostly cloistered nuns from 12th – 17th century Italy […]

Newton Arts Stroll & Shop

Newton Arts Stroll and Shop

On Sunday, December 2 from noon-6pm, Newton Centre is being transformed into a vintage Main Street for the Newton Cultural Alliance’s Arts Stroll & Shop. Featuring participation from 40 local businesses and 100 artists and musicians, the Stroll makes it fashionable for you to shop, eat, and art local. The Newton Cultural Alliance (NCA), a coalition of 24 […]

NewTV Auction Fundraiser: Please Support

NewTV auction

NewTV 5th Live Auction Starts Today! Please join me in supporting NewTV’s 5th auction. The proceeds from the auction will go towards college scholarships and for paid internships. The auction also: – Brings the community together – Gives exposure and visibility to local businesses and organizations – Promotes and raises money for NewTV’s highly successful Lipof Fellowship, internship […]

Tips for Talking With Older Drivers: Free Seminar at Newton Wellesley Hospital

Newton Wellesley Hospital, free seminars, older drivers

Older Drivers and Safety Issues: Free Seminar on How to Talk to Them For many older adults, driving is a symbol of freedom and independence and represents the ability to maintain connections and actively participate in the community. However, driving abilities can change over time due to declining vision, decreased strength, stiff joints, slowed reaction times, medical […]

Parenting Teens Event with Dr. Wolf

Dr. Anthony Wolf, parenting teens, free seminar

Free Seminar on Parenting Teens at Beaver Country Day School Dr. Anthony Wolf, practicing child psychologist, speaker and author of parenting books including I’d Listen to My Parents if They’d Just Shut Up: What to Say and Not Say when Parenting Teens, will be presenting at Beaver Country Day School on Wednesday, November 28 at […]

William Landay of Defending Jacob at Newton Free Library

William Landay of Newton, Defending Jacob

Newton Free Library Event with William Landay of Defending Jacob William Landay of Defending Jacob is speaking at the Newton Free Library on Monday, November 26th at 7 pm. Doors open at 6:30. Our book club has decided to attend this event instead of hosting our usual book club. Everyone who has read the book […]

Newton’s Juried Art Fest: 10 Lauded Newton Artists

Sara Dickman

Newton’s Best Artists Best of Newton Juried Art Fest is November 3rd and 4th, Saturday and Sunday, from 11 am to 5 pm. This craft show and sale features 77 juror-chosen artists. It will be held at the Newton Cultural Center at 225 Nevada Street in Newtonville. Juror’s Award Exhibit will be held November 20th […]

Free Event for Newton Schools: Newton Inspires

Newton Schools Foundation, Newton Inspires

Newton Schools Foundation Presents Newton Inspires—An Evening of Ideas and Community What do NPR host Tom Ashbrook, Boston Globe Film Critic Ty Burr, novelist and author Anita Diamant, and Defending Jacob author William Landay have in common? All four writers and journalists are Newton residents, and all will headline the second annual Newton Inspires—An Evening of Ideas […]

Junior League of Boston Show House in Newton

Junior League of Boston Show House, Newton, Newton Show House

Tour Show House at 71 Walnut Park in Newton ABOUT THE SHOW HOUSE The Junior League of Boston is hosting an exciting month-long Show House event. This celebrated designshowcase is now in its 35th year and is expected to draw over 10,000 visitors.  The Potter Estate, on the grounds of the Jackson-Walnut Park Schools in Newton, is being […]