• New Teen Room at Newton Free Library

    The new Teen Room at the Newton Free Library is fabulous! Check out all the meeting spaces and inviting nooks! The carpet is brand new! The YA books are attractively on display. A few things to note about the Teen Room: – No adults allowed to sit at the tables! – No noise limitations! Make […]

  • How To Coach Girls book signings

    HOW TO COACH GIRLS Book Events!

    We have the following book signing events planned. We hope you can join us. Newtonville Books 10 Langley Road Newton Centre Newton, MA 02459 Saturday, March 31, 2018 4:00pm Alison and I will make a short presentation, take Q & A, and serve homemade cookies. Artemis Yoga (home of Soccer on the Mat) 639 Mt […]

  • Jasmine Toguchi Super Sleuth

    Debbi Michiko Florence Children’s Book Event: Girls’ Day!

    Debbi Michiko Florence Children’s Book Event: Celebrating Girls’ Day! March 3, 2018 11 AM Newtonville Books 10 Langley Rd Newton, MA 02459   Join Debbi Michiko Florence in a celebration of the Japanese holiday, Girls’ Day. She will talk about about Girls’ Day, do an origami activity and read from (and sign) Jasmine Toguchi Super […]

  • I'll Stay by Karen Day

    Karen Day New Adult Novel: Book Launch Event at Newtonville Books!

    Book Launch Event I’ll Stay by Karen Day Thursday, February 8 7pm  Newtonville Books 10 Langley Rd Newton, MA 02459 In this compelling, emotionally complex novel, a college friendship sparks a life-changing sacrifice that connects two women forever–even as it shatters their closeness . . . “Let her go. I’ll stay.” There are some decisions […]

  • Fleuri Designs

    Fleuri Designs Fall Open House

    Fleuri Designs, is hosting a Fall Open House this Thursday and Friday (details below). There will be lots of great vendors and Fleuri Designs will be offering fall plants, fresh flowers, succulents, permanent botanicals and more! Event is free and open to everyone.

  • Common Ground Pop Up Market 2017

    Common Ground Arlington Pop Up Market

    Join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground in Arlington (319 Broadway, Arlington, MA 02474). Common Ground in Arlington Third Annual Holiday Pop Up Market October 15th, Sunday from 11am-3pm   Arlington Recycling Committee: Advocating and supporting local initiatives to promote solid waste reduction, reuse, recycling, composting and more. ArtSpan – Munroe Center […]

  • Hope Walks

    Registration Open for HopeWalks

      Registration Open now for HopeWalks! Newton-Wellesley Hospital has announced that online registration is now “live” for the eighth annual Hope Walks event to be held on Sunday, October 1, 2017. One of Newton-Wellesley’s most beloved traditions, Hope Walks is a 3.3-mile walk to benefit patients of the Vernon Cancer Center. Proceeds from the fundraiser […]

  • Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017

    Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017

    Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017!

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!

Free TEEN Driving Skills for Life Program

This summer, the Ford Motor Company Fund is bringing the Driving Skills for Life program back to New England. Wed. & Thurs., July 26-27: Seeking Speedway, Seeking, MA Registration Link (with info): here. In case you haven’t heard about this program before, this (100% free) hands-on driving program is taught by actual race car drivers, […]

Fleuri Designs Pop Up Store at The Street

Fleuri Designs Pop Up Store at The Street

  Fleuri Designs is popping up at The Street Chestnut Hill 55 Boylston Street in Newton (in the Makery across from Portobello Road) NOW through Sunday July 23 Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 11am-7pm Sunday 12pm-6pm featuring fresh container gardens, succulents and permanent botanicals ​www.fleuridesigns.com

Newton Happy Place #13

Newton Makes Top 10: Best Places to Live in MA for Families

2017’s Best Places to Live in Massachusetts for Families according to WalletHub. In WalletHub’s analysis of the Best & Worst States to Raise a Family, Massachusetts ranked No. 6 overall and earned particularly high marks in four out of five categories, including “family fun,” “health and safety,” “education and child care,” and “affordability.” But even in […]

Barry's Bootcamp Open at The Street

Barry’s Bootcamp Open at The Street

Barry’s, the original cardio and strength interval workout that innovated group fitness with its efficient, immersive and transformative hour-long workout experience, is now open at The Street. During its first 30 days open, Barry’s at The Street will offer 3-class packages for just $75. Founded in Los Angeles in 1998, Barry’s was conceived to make getting into the […]

Lady Eagles Soccer School: Last Summer Clinic

Lady Eagles Soccer School: Last Summer Clinic

Lady Eagles Soccer School Mon July 17th – Thurs July 20th LAST SUMMER CLINIC We would like to take this opportunity to remind you of our LAST 2017 summer clinic date. See below for more information: Summer Session II Dates: Mon July 17 – Thurs July 20 Time: 9am – 3pm Ages: 6-14 years Location: Newton Campus Cost: $295   […]

VFC Overnight Elite Residential Camp 2017- Still Time to Register!

VFC Overnight Elite Residential Camp 2017- Still Time to Register!

VFC Overnight Elite Residential Camp 2017- Still Time to Register! Registration is almost closed!! Still a few spots left! Click the flyer for more information & registration! Register here.

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.

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 […]