Picture Book Signing at Newtonville Books

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Maria Gianferrari, is having a double picture book signing this Sunday at Newtonville Books Double book launch: Penny & Jelly II + Coyote Moon WHEN: Sunday, July 24 at 2:00 PM WHERE: Newtonville Books 10 Langley Road Newton, MA 02459 Penny and Jelly Under the Moon is the sequel to her first Penny and Jelly […]

Cultural Survival’s Bazaars in Jamaica Plain

Cultural Survival’s Bazaars in Jamaica Plain

On Saturday, Aug. 6 and Sunday, Aug. 7 from 10am-5pm, Indigenous artists and musicians from around the world will come together for a free admission festival celebrating their cultures. The Jamaica Plain community is invited to join them to enjoy Indigenous music from Mali, Ecuador, and the US northeast and art whose purchase supports the livelihoods […]

Garden Buds Community Clean Up July 20th

Garden Buds Community Clean Up July 20th

Hello Fellow Newtonians, Hope everyone is enjoying the summer and the new gardens and benches on Forest Avenue.  Thank you again to all of you who helped beautify our neighborhood and make the project a reality. We are planning a community clean-up day for this coming Wednesday, July 20th.   We plan to be on the […]

Sidewalk Sale at The Street

Sidewalk Sale at The Street

The Street will host its second annual Sidewalk Sale on Saturday, July 23rd from 10am-8pm. The Sidewalk Sale is an annual event with incredible summer discounts, perks and entertainment. This year will be all the more unique as artist Curtis Kulig will unveil a site specific mural and host an interactive public sticker installation at the event. The Street is located […]

7th Annual HopeWalks: Register Now!

7th Annual HopeWalks: Register Now!

The Newton-Wellesley Hospital Charitable Foundation has announced that its seventh annual HopeWalks event will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2016. HopeWalks is a 3.3 mile neighborhood walk to benefit cancer patients and their families by supporting the Integrative Support Services offered at the Vernon Cancer Center. These life-enhancing services for cancer patients optimize healing […]

Circus Smirkus Performing at Gore Place in Waltham

Circus Smirkus Performing at Gore Place in Waltham

Circus Smirkus proudly presents the 2016 Big Top Tour:  Up, HUP and Away: The Invention of Flight! Come see this award-winning, international traveling youth circus where kids aged 11 to 18 are the stars…featured in aerial acts, high-wire, rolla-bolla, clowning, juggling and so much more! This is the circus featured on the Disney Channel, the circus that The […]

Watch Ice Age: Collision Course! FREE

Watch Ice Age: Collision Course! FREE

Ice Age Family Fun at Showcase Cinema de Lux Revere! Bring the whole family to celebrate ‘Ice Age: Collision Course’ in theatres July 22!   WHAT:                          On Sunday, July 10th, Showcase Cinema de Lux Revere will be celebrating in anticipation of the fifth […]

Upcoming Events at Historic Newton

Calendar items from Historic Newton

 Sunday, July 10, 2:00 PM NEWTON WALKS: FARM TO CAMPUS AT BOSTON COLLEGE Boston College moved out to Newton in 1913, creating a campus from farmland once owned by Amos Lawrence, 19th century industrialist and abolitionist. This tour, led by BC History professor James O’Toole, traces connections between the school and its Newton neighbors. Also learn […]

Historic Newton Museums FREE This Weekend

Historic Newton Museums FREE This Weekend

Saturday and Sunday, July 2 and 3, 10:00 AM-5:00 PM COMMUNITY WEEKEND AT HISTORIC NEWTON Newton residents are invited to enjoy free admission to our museums. At the Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street, and the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverley Avenue, Newton. Information: 617-796-1450.  

Suffolk Downs Racing and Food Truck Festival

Suffolk Downs Racing and Food Truck Festival

The Suffolk Downs Racing and Food Truck Festival is returning for a second year, launching July 9 and 10. Please see attached release for more information, including a list of trucks that will be attending the festival in July. Live Thoroughbred racing returns to Suffolk Downs on Saturday and Sunday July 9 and 10, for the first of […]