• Disability Awareness Book Club

    Disability Awareness Book Club

    Disability Awareness Book Club All Are Welcome Understanding Our Differences sponsors an ongoing  Disability Awareness Book Club. It meets the first Monday of the month (generally) at Newton Free Library, 7:00 p.m. in Meeting Room A and is open to all who are interested. Our next meeting will be on Monday, September 11th. Check the […]

  • IRONMAN! Producing Academy and National Team Players!

    IRONMAN! Producing Academy and National Team Players!

    IRONMAN! Producing Academy and National Team Players!  IRONMAN Summer Camp 2017! 25% Off Code: vfcironman25.

  • Historic Newton July Events

    Historic Newton July Events

    HISTORIC NEWTON CALENDAR JULY-AUG 2017     Tuesday, July 11, 7:00 PM NEWTON’S ROAD TO REVOLUTION In September 1774 the farmers of Middlesex County rose up and ended royal government in most of Massachusetts. For the next seven months, Patriot activists and the British governor raced to seize artillery.  Cannon disappeared from ships, shore batteries, […]

  • Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

    Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

    Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse. Two helpful PDFs with camps and volunteer opportunities for kids. After school and summer activities can be an essential part of your child’s educational and social/emotional learning. Research has shown the value of after school and summer programs and here in Newton, we are lucky […]

  • Summer BCMFest Celtic Festival in Harvard Square, July 2

    Summer BCMFest Celtic Festival in Harvard Square, July 2

    The Boston area’s only winter-time Celtic festival will once again make a warm-weather appearance when Club Passim in Harvard Square hosts the third Summer BCMFest on July 2, featuring 12 hours of some of the best local Celtic music. Summer BCMFest is fashioned after the annual BCMFest (Boston’s Celtic Music Fest), a weekend gathering held […]

  • Summer Events at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

    Summer Events at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

    This summer, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College is embracing the outdoors by hosting family-friendly activities on the Davis Museum plaza. The second annual summer series includes films, art-making activities, food, and—for the first time—outdoor yoga. SUMMER KICK-OFF CELEBRATION The summer series at the Davis Museum will commence with a kick-off event on Thursday, June […]

  • Crafters Sought for Pop Up Market

    Seeking Vendors for Common Ground Arlington Pop Up Market!

    Common Ground in Arlington will be hosting its third annual Holiday Pop Up Market on October 15th, Sunday, from 11am to 3pm. Are you an artist, artisan, or have a craft product or home business that you want to promote for the holiday season? Join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground […]

  • Summer at The Street

    Summer at The Street

    Yoga on The Green Every Sunday, June 4 to October 1 9:30am Each month, The Street will partner with a different yoga studio for Yoga on The Green, with each instructor bringing their distinct style to the class. In June, YogaWorks will lead Yoga on The Green. In the event of rain, classes will be held indoors […]

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!

Click the link below to register for our 2017 Summer Camps! https://camps.jumpforward.com/bcmenssoccer Residential Camp (Grades 9-12) Thursday, July 13 - Sunday, July 16 Kids Day Camp (Ages 6-12) Monday, July 24 - Thursday, July 27 (9AM - 3PM) https://camps.jumpforward.com/bcmenssoccer logo

Boston College Boys Soccer Camps

Boston College Boys Soccer Camps Click the link below to register for our 2017 Summer Camps! https://camps.jumpforward.com/bcmenssoccer Residential Camp (Grades 9-12) Thursday, July 13 – Sunday, July 16 Kids Day Camp (Ages 6-12) Monday, July 24 – Thursday, July 27 (9AM – 3PM) https://camps.jumpforward.com/bcmenssoccer

Summer Hours at Gath Pool and Crystal Lake

Summer Hours at Gath Pool and Crystal Lake

Summer Hours at Gath Pool and Crystal Lake   The regular season schedule at both Crystal Lake and Gath Pool has started. Crystal Lake will be open 9:30am to dusk on week days and 1pm to dusk on weekends. Gath Pool will be open 12:15pmto dusk on week days, with early morning swim available Tuesdays […]

Historic Newton July Events

Historic Newton July Events

HISTORIC NEWTON CALENDAR JULY-AUG 2017     Tuesday, July 11, 7:00 PM NEWTON’S ROAD TO REVOLUTION In September 1774 the farmers of Middlesex County rose up and ended royal government in most of Massachusetts. For the next seven months, Patriot activists and the British governor raced to seize artillery.  Cannon disappeared from ships, shore batteries, […]

Thirteen Moons – An Abenaki Child’s Year

Thirteen Moons – An Abenaki Child’s Year EXHIBIT

The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire in Dover creates a special art exhibition of the every day life of a child living in an Abenaki village prior to the arrival of Europeans. “Thirteen Moons – An Abenaki Child’s Year” is on view March 4 through September 3, 2017 and uses photography, drawings, diagrams, scale models, […]

Grad Bag Volunteer Opportunities

Grad Bag Volunteer Opportunities

Hi Neighbors! I am working for Grad Bag – a non-profit that collects gently used college supplies and upcycles them them to give to first generation college students. This summer I will be based at the wonderful Temple Shalom sorting and packaging the donations. I will post dates starting next week – just wanted to […]

#NOWCASTING: AMERICAN IDOL

#NOWCASTING: AMERICAN IDOL

#NOWCASTING: AMERICAN IDOL The global phenomenon AMERICAN IDOL is back with world-renowned judge Katy Perry! Doron Ofir Casting is proud to announce that we are now casting in coordination with American Idol for the country’s most talented, unique, and inspiring solo singers from around the country between the ages of 15 – 28 years old. […]

Newton North High School, NNHS

NNHS Seeking Host Families for Chinese Exchange

Dear Newton North Parent, NNHS is looking for host families for three high-school aged Chinese exchange students and one adult Chinese teacher this fall.  Please help us out!  Students have excellent English and are excited to take part in American family life. They enroll in classes at NNHS for the duration of their hosting dates […]

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Massachusetts 4th Best State for Working Dads

With Father’s Day approaching and nearly 93 percent of dads with young kids working today, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2017’s Best & Worst States for Working Dads. Massachusetts 4th Best State for Working Dads! In order to help dads balance their dual role as parent and provider, WalletHub’s analysts compared the […]

Valeo FC Newton MA club soccer for kids

Valeo FC Announces New Boy’s Director!

Valeo FC Announces New Boy’s Director!

Where to Watch Newton Fireworks

Where to Watch Newton Fireworks

4th of July Festivities All 4th of July Festivities will take place on Tuesday, July 4th, weather permitting. 10am – Noon: Kids Morning, Newton Centre Playground, Tyler Terrace Families and children ages 3 – 12 years Take part in the Grand Pet Parade, Decorated Doll Carriage Promenade, the Teddy Bear Parade, and the Foot Races […]