• Raising Boys in the Digital Age

    Raising Boys in the Digital Age

    Raising Boys in the Digital Age The world of social media and 24/7 communications can be both exciting and overwhelming. Parents, educators, and child development experts struggle with questions like: How much screen time is too much? At what age should children be allowed access to digital media? Do digital tools enhance or hamper educational […]

  • Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

    Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

    Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

  • FREE Live Performances: First Day... on the Second!

    FREE Live Performances: First Day… on the Second!

    FIRST DAY AT THE MOSESIAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS  The Dorothy and Charles Mosesian Center for the Arts is excited to announce the return of First Day… on the Second! The second annual event takes place on January 2nd from 11am to 2pm and features live performances from Magician Evan Northrup, Saxophonist Tim Hall, and […]

  • Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

    Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

    Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

  • Newton Family Singers Dec 11th Concert

    Newton Family Singers Dec 11th Concert

    Tickets On Sale Now! December 11th, 4:00pm, Newton Family Singers Presents “Happiness Is the Truth” Why do we sing? As Pharrell Williams says, “Because we’re happy!” Newton Family Singers explores joy and happiness with a concert of pop music with strong positive messages and irresistible melodies. Clap — and sing — along with us as […]

  • Celebrate Newton Holiday Craft Fair at NSHS
  • Poinsettia Festival

    Poinsettia Festival at Corpus Christi-St. Bernard

    Our Church ( Corpus Christi-St. Bernard) is holding a Poinsettia Festival next weekend, with a variety of lovely Poinsettias and Wreaths. Also included: Silent Auction, children’s crafts,  jewelry, baked goods, attic treasures, books, cash raffle, holiday items. Sat. Dec. 3   10 am to  6 pm Sun  Dec. 4    9 am to 1 pm Location: 1524 Washington St. […]

  • Common Ground Pop Up Holiday Market in Arlington MA

    Holiday Pop Up Market in Arlington

    Please join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground in Arlington. 319 Broadway Arlington, MA 02474 20 Artisans and Businesses will be showcased! Sunday, December 4th 11 am to 3 pm More here.

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

Sharing information about why Newton, Massachusetts is a great place to live and raise a family. If you are thinking of moving to Newton, or have recently moved here, we'd like to help you get settled in. Feel free to ask questions and you'll get unbiased answers. Welcome!

Help Syrian Refugees: NuDay Syria

Help Syrian Refugees: NuDay Syria

This organization was recently profiled on “Greater Boston”: NuDay Syria. It’s heart breaking to read about the needs of Syrians, including orphans, many of whom are in Turkey. The kids are starving to death. Boston Globe article on NuDay Syria. WGBH article on NuDay Syria.

Friends of the Fells Forest Kindergarten program

Friends of the Fells Forest Kindergarten program

We are a five week program that seeks to provide children ages 4-10 with opportunities to play in and learn about nature. We are a non-profit with only three permanent paid staff and we couldn’t even start doing outreach until last week. The program starts on the 18th. Bordering on five different cities in Metro-North Boston, […]

Auburndale Pumpkin Patch!

Auburndale Pumpkin Patch!

There is a fabulous selection of pumpkins at the United Parish of  Auburndale! Located: 64 Hancock St Auburndale, MA 02466 Near Williams Elementary School! Pumpkins and homemade baked good are for sale to benefit the church. Pumpkins are sold by the pound. The Pumpkin Patch is open through October 31. Unsold pumpkins will be given away in […]

Kid Convention at Edward M. Kennedy Institute

Kid Convention at Edward M. Kennedy Institute

FREE Kid Convention at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute Institute on Columbia Point in Boston on Saturday, October 29between 10 a.m. and 3p.m. Kids: What if you could choose your ideal president? In an effort to engage young people in the upcoming election, the Institute is hosting its first-ever Kid Convention. Bring your family and […]

Pru BOO Event for Kids

Pru BOO Event for Kids

Prudential Center to Partner with Teal Pumpkin for Annual PRU BOO Event Prudential Center, Boston, will host its annual PRU BOO indoor trick-or-treating and family fun event on Sunday, October 30. The event will benefit Horizons for Homeless Children, a non-profit organization that provides high-quality early education, opportunities for play, and family support services to more […]