Holiday Pop Up Store Tomorrow at L’Aroma Cafe

Holiday Pop Up store

Need last minute holiday gifts? Come to a Holiday Pop Up Store at L’Aroma Cafe tomorrow, Thursday, December 19th from 10 am to 1pm. L’Aroma Cafe is located behind the West Newton Cinema at 15 Spencer Street in West Newton Village. You will find local artists and artisans with gorgeous wares including hair accessories, accent […]

Brunch and Music Fundraiser for Children at MassGeneral Hospital

Office of Child Life at Massachusetts General Hospital

Give back this holiday season to help the youngest patients stay on top of their educations while going through treatment. EdTrips, in cooperation with Angel Ed, Playrific, EdTechWomen, and a host of other educators, will be sponsoring a musical brunch to raise money for the Office of Child Life at Massachusetts General Hospital. Take a much-needed […]

Volunteer Opportunity for Families

Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly

Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly  This year, we have no time to lose – our Christmas & Hanukkah Holiday Program is only a few weeks away! We have begun the volunteer and elder registration process, so please RSVP today! Please click on the link below to register. Get more information Register Now!

Cook Chef Hosts Holiday Fundraiser for Boston Children’s Hospital

Cook Chef Hosts Holiday Fundraiser for Boston Children's Hospital

When your child is sick, it’s hard to keep up a normal daily routine, and even harder doing so during the holiday season. This is something that Paul Turano, executive chef/owner of Tryst located in Arlington, MA and the newly opened Cook in Newton, MA, knows all too well, having spent time with his son at Boston Children’s Hospital’s Hematology, Oncology […]

Want to Give Back? Volunteer for is looking volunteers! You can work from home or participate in community engagement. Free training included for all volunteers. Calling all editors, photographers, technical volunteers and marketing magnets. Please contact or call 617-797-9497. Run by volunteers, is “one-stop shopping” for Newton community lists not-for-profit events around Newton: concerts, plays, festivals, sports clinics, lectures, workshops, classes, volunteer opportunities, walks, bike […]

Hire NNHS science team member and help a future scientist

Newton North Science Team

Do you have an odd job? Hire a science team member and help a future scientist Members of the The Newton North science team (Naturally Selected and Intelligently Designed) are raising money by doing household jobs such as leaf raking and wallpaper removal. is looking to do small jobs to raise money for the team. We have the […]

Newton’s 3 Food Pantries Need Your Help!

Newton Food Pantries, Newton Food Pantry

Newton has three food pantries which seek volunteers and donations: Newton Food Pantry  The Newton Food Pantry is located in the basement of the Waban Community Library at 1608 Beacon St. Food is distributed Wednesdays 1:30 p.m-3:30 p.m. and the third Saturday of every month 11 a.m.-noon. The pantry is also open for donations when food is […]

Donate Your Old Car to Support The Discovery Museums

Discovery Museums Vehicle Donation Program

The Discovery Museums’ Vehicle Donation Program continues through 2013, thanks to the generosity of Christmas Motors in Maynard. Christmas Motors handles the details of each sale, gives 100% of the proceeds to the museums, and provides the donor with tax credit information. To donate a vehicle, please contact the museums at 978-264-4200 ext. 24, visit our website, […]

Celebrate Newton Crafts Fair

$3.00 per person kids under 12 free Snowdate: Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 10am - 4pm

Celebrate Newton is an annual juried crafts fair sponsored by Newton Community Education (NCE). Proceeds benefit the NCE scholarship fund. Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 Newton South HS 140 Brandeis Rd. Newton Centre, MA $3.00 per person kids under 12 free Snowdate: Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 10am – 4pm  

What the Dickens! (Dance Performance)

What the dickens dance performance

My friend Bea Abascal helps with What the Dickens! Her two children will be performing in it (her oldest is featured in the poster!) and it’s a wonderful show! Hope to see you there!