Registration Open for Newton 10K

Newton 10K

REGISTRATION OPENS FOR 2016 NEWTON 10K City’s Only 10K Race Will Benefit DREAMFAR High School Marathon Fattman Productions, a strategic planning, marketing and promotions company, today announced that the 2016 Newton 10K will be held on Sunday, June 5, 2016, beginning at 8 AM.  The city’s only 10K event will draw more than 600 runners […]

Spring Clean Up: Volunteer Gardening Day in West Newton Hills

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Hope you can join us on Tuesday, May 3rd at 10:00am until about 1:00pm. Come for as much of the time as you can.  Please bring a rake and gloves and pruning shears (if you have them). We will provide the yard waste bags and lemonade. Please meet us at the “Fountain Garden” at Chestnut […]

Newton Serves at Day Middle School

Newton Serves at Day Middle School

Newton Serves At Day: Sunday, May 1st, 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Please come and help with the NewtonServes project at Day. Projects will include landscaping, interior painting, window washing, and cleaning and exterior clean-up. You can help for the entire time or for just an hour or two.  Rain or shine, we will be […]

Nationwide T-Shirt Art Contest for Kids

Nationwide T-Shirt Art Contest for Kids

Life is Good® Inspires Optimism in Kids Through Nationwide T-Shirt Art Contest  Kids are invited to draw what makes their life good for a chance to win a college scholarship and have their design join the new Kid’s Tee Collection all to support kids in need. Positive lifestyle brand Life is Good® announced today the launch of its […]

The Second Step Gala

The Second Step Gala

Celebrating Success, The Second Step’s annual gala The Second Step helps victims of domestic violence to rebuild their lives. We have two transitional homes that can house up to 17 families and a successful community program where families (300 adults and 500 children annually) receive therapy, legal support, job training, and all else they need […]

Shop at Portobello Road to help Wondermore!

Shop at Portobello Road to help Wondermore!

Save the Date! Tuesday, April 12th 6 – 9 pm Shop at Portobello Road to help Wondermore! Wondermore is a non-profit that brings authors and illustrators into the most underserved Boston Public Schools for presentations, writing workshops, and book discussions. To kick off the spring season, join us on April 12th for a fun evening of shopping […]

Help raise funds for equipment manager Chris Drakos

NNHS Drakos Fundraiser

Help raise funds for equipment manager Chris Drakos who has been very sick. The fundraiser went well but anyone who wants to make a donation can still do so. Checks should be made payable to Chris Drakos Health Fund and sent to the following address ONLY: The Village Bank 332 Walnut St Newton, Ma 02460 Here […]

Spring Fling at the Library

Spring Fling at the Library

Spring Fling at the Library

GELF Dinner Fundraiser

GELF Dinner Fundraiser

The Jennifer Price Global Education Leadership Fund (GELF), Newton’s study abroad scholarship program, is turning eight.  Change students’ lives by joining Newton community members for chef’s favorites, wine, and live entertainment to support lower-income Newton students in taking advantage of international opportunities. Join us for the Jennifer Price Global Leadership Education Fund (GELF)  Benefit  Dinner Saturday, April 2, 2016 […]

Newton Heartbreak Hill Road Race & Walk

Newton Heartbreak Hill Road Race & Walk

Newton Heartbreak Hill Road Race & Walk It already feels like Spring outside, so it’s time to start dusting off those running (or walking) shoes! The 24th annual Heartbreak Hill Road Race and Family Walk is a perfect way to shake off some of that cabin fever! Just one mile, up and down famed Heartbreak […]