• 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!

BC Admissions Speaking at Newton Inspires

BC Admissions Speaking at Newton Inspires

What Do High School Students Share with College Admission Counselors? Boston College Admission Official to Speak at Newton Inspires Nov. 14 David Weber, associate director of undergraduate admission at Boston College, will discuss the college admission process and answer your questions at Newton Inspires: An Evening of Ideas and Community on Monday, November 14. Now in […]

Common Ground Pop Up Holiday Market in Arlington MA

Holiday Pop Up Market Dec 4th at Common Ground 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 Joli Savons: handmade * all natural * organic soaps and skincare products * for hypersensitive skin Bottle Branch: Botanical Artwork and Photography […]

Day Middle School Principal Search

Day Middle School Principal Search

Dear Day Families, As you are aware, Mark Aronson is serving as interim principal for the school year, and will be retiring in June. We are so fortunate to have an interim principal who is highly skilled and widely respected. I know Mark will continue to do everything possible to support Day through the end […]

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride,

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride

The Cape Cod Central Railroad is thrilled to announce the return of THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride, departing from Buzzards Bay for the first time in four years beginning Nov. 18, 2016. The only Polar Express Train Ride in the state of Massachusetts, The Railroad has announced additional departures for the magical one-hour storybook journey […]

Newton Family Singers Concert Dec. 11

Newton Family Singers Concert Dec. 11

Newton Family Singers Presents Happiness is Truth! Songs of heart, joy and strength for the young, the old, and the in-between. Come warm your souls with us and hear our most contemporary set to date. Featuring the music of Pharrell Williams, Sara Bareilles, Bruno Mars, Imagine Dagons, Alicia Keys, Coldplay, and more! Sunday December 11, 2016 […]

Turkey Trot: Support Newton Food Pantry

Turkey Trot: Support Newton Food Pantry

Support Newton Food Pantry during Turkey Trot on November 19 Only two weeks until the prices increase for the 3rd annual Newton 5K Turkey Trot for the Newton Food Pantry. Register before October 31st! The 5K is on Saturday, November 19 at 9:00 a.m.  Kids one-mile fun run at 8:30 a.m. Find details, registration and volunteer info at www.newtonturkeytrot.com

EARFULL AT THE ARSENAL CENTER FOR THE ARTS

EARFULL AT THE ARSENAL CENTER FOR THE ARTS

The Arsenal Center for the Arts is proud to present another edition of Earfull – a literature and music series of “Writers Reading and Songwriters Singing” The series continues Tuesday, November 15th with authors Tom Perrotta and Lily King and musiciansTanya Donelly and The Needy Sons. And finally, Tuesday, December 13th Earfull welcomes Anita Diamant […]

FREE Family Day at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

FREE Family Day at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

Family members of all ages are invited to Family Day: Around the World in 6,000 Years on Saturday, November 5, 11 a.m. through 3 p.m. at the Davis Museum at Wellesley College. The newly reinstalled permanent collections galleries of the Davis Museum provide the inspiration for visitors to travel through time and around the globe […]

Please join us! 2016 Silk Road Gala - Saturday, November 5, 2016

Please join us! 2016 Silk Road Gala – Nov 5th

Please join the Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence for a special evening of food, festivities, and celebration, as we honor the many individual and community partnerships that make our work possible. Register Now!  Individual tickets are $200. Click here to purchase tickets. Deadline for registration is next Friday, October 7. Your presence and generosity supports […]

It's the moment fans have been waiting for! Beloved Boston-based musicians Vanessa Trien and The Jumping Monkeys will celebrate the release of their fourth award-winning album, Wonderful YOU, with a fun-filled, hometown family dance party at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 20 at Coolidge Corner Theatre, 290 Harvard St., Brookline, MA.

Vanessa Trien & The Jumping Monkeys Dance Party

It’s the moment fans have been waiting for! Beloved Boston-based musicians Vanessa Trien and The Jumping Monkeys will celebrate the release of their fourth award-winning album, Wonderful YOU, with a fun-filled, hometown family dance party at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 20 at Coolidge Corner Theatre, 290 Harvard St., Brookline, MA. WHAT: Vanessa Trien and […]