• 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!

Get Tickets for Urban Nutcracker

Get Tickets for Urban Nutcracker

“Hip-hop holiday fun… [with] enthusiasm and a sense of inclusive community onstage.”  -The Boston Globe Tony Williams Dance Center presents the 16th year of the Boston holiday classic, Anthony Williams’ Urban Nutcracker,December 16-31 at John Hancock Hall (180 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116). This modern holiday classic has been praised as “a Nutcracker with real […]

Lady Eagles Girls Soccer Winter Clinic

Lady Eagles Girls Soccer Winter Clinic

Winter Youth Clinic Dates: Mon Dec 26 – Thurs Dec 29, 2016 Time: 9.00am –  3.00pm Ages: 6-14 years Location: Alumni Stadium Bubble Cost: 4 day option $295 3 day $225 We would also like to inform you of our upcoming Soccer on the Mat clinics. For more information on these, please visit www.socceronthemat.com  or click here. More specific information on […]

VINOdiVINO Newton MA

Support Peirce Extended Day Program by Buying Wine

Raphael Keller-Go, owner of VINOdiVINO and a current EDP parent, has graciously partnered with our Program to donate 10% of any purchases you make between now and Thanksgiving to the Peirce Extended Day Program! It’s simple: Buy Wine, Support PEDP (we also carry beers and spirits) For any purchase you make between now and Thanksgiving, […]

Wellesley Marketplace

Wellesley Marketplace

Fantastic Holiday shopping in a new location with over 200 artisans and vendors at the new Wellesley High School. The Marketplace is a retail favorite for those seeking unique art, handmade jewelry and gourmet foods. Sharon Schindler Photography will be there!

Emma Willman Nov. 30 and Dec. 4 at LAUGH BOSTON

Emma Willman Nov. 30 and Dec. 4 at LAUGH BOSTON

WHO: Comedian Emma Willmann WHAT: Originally from a tiny town in Maine, Emma Willmann exploded onto the Boston comedy scene in 2010. In 2011 she won first place in the Boston Comedy Riots and was featured in The 2011 and 2012 Boston Woman in Comedy Festival. From there she brought her high energy, deeply personal, […]

Valeo FC Winter Mini Champions NOW AVAILABLE!

Valeo FC Winter Mini Champions NOW AVAILABLE!

Valeo FC Winter Mini Champions NOW AVAILABLE!

Not Your Average Joe's to Benefit North Suburban YMCA

Not Your Average Joe’s to Benefit North Suburban YMCA

Want to contribute to the Y’s Annual Fund and Have a Great Meal at the Same Time? Simple! Grab lunch or dinner at Not Your Average Joe’s in Watertown any Tuesday this November and 15% of your bill will be donated to the Y! Not Your Average Joe’s believes in giving back and we are thrilled […]

Aaron Sorkin

Election Handled as Crisis in Newton Schools

Dear Families, Over the past 48 hours, I have heard from principals and faculty who have reported a wide range of student reaction to the election results. One veteran middle school guidance counselor wrote the following to me, “I spoke to many students yesterday who had varying issues resulting from the election results. Never in […]

Cradles to Crayon Donation Drop Off

Cradles to Crayon Donation Drop Off

Join MB Associates on November 13th at the West Newton Neighborhood Club to help fill a Cradles to Crayons truck with gear!  

ImprovBoston's Family Show: FREE Code

ImprovBoston’s Family Show: FREE Code

Winner of the Nickelodeon award for Best Children’s Theater, Family Show dishes out laughs for adults and children every Saturday. Audiences consider us the “Pixar” of Boston Comedy. KIDS LOVE IT! Adults dig it, too. Our improv and music extravaganza is completely made up on the spot every week based on your suggestion. No two […]