NewTV features Local Artists – The Small Stage: Still Life, Part II

Who even knew that NewTV had a art gallery? I certainly didn’t. But they do – just outside the offices -and showcase many talented local artists (previously featured artists include Marian Dioguardi and Coleman Rogers) and save the date for the Gallery Reception of The Small Stage: Still Life, Part II on July 18th, 7-9 […]

Cappella Clausura’s Spring Concert: Outside The Walls

Cappella’s music has recently been described by the Boston Globe as “personal and inviting, extravagant and intimate…eavesdrop on paradise.” Concert Dates/Locations: Saturday, May 12, 8PM, Parish of the Messiah, 1900 Commonwealth Av., Newton Saturday, May 19, at 8PM, University Lutheran, 66 Winthrop St., Cambridge Sunday, May 20, 4PM, First Church in Jamaica Plain, 6 Eliot St., […]

Newton News: Newton Developing into Russian Enclave, and Special Education Trend in MA

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Some interesting links on Newton: Mass. suburb develops into a Russian enclave. The Mass. suburb that the Boston.com article refers to is Newton! Russian immigrants have become part of the character of the Boston suburb of Newton. More than 9% of people in the town report Russian ancestry, according to the U.S. Census, and residents […]

BSO: New Sheriff in Town for Youth & Family Concerts, Family Concert April 21

Thomas Wilkins, BSO, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Youth and Family Conductor

Boston Symphony Orchestra’s New Sheriff What do you get if you cross Bill Cosby with Pastor Archibold Epps and teach them to conduct a first rate orchestra? Why, Thomas Wilkins, the new permanent Boston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concert Conductor. Technically, he’s the Germeshausen Youth and Family Concerts Conductor. He makes classical music fun and accessible to […]

Boston Celtic Center Greg Steimsma Fundraiser for Young Audiences of MA!

Please save Wednesday, April 25th, 7-9pm for what promises to be a memorable evening benefitting Young Audiences of MA! Held at one of the hottest restaurants today, Lydia Shire and Jasper White’s Towne Stove and Spirits (named one of America’s Best New Restaurants of 2011 by Esquire Magazine), this social fundraising event is hosted by Boston Celtic Center Greg Steimsma, who […]

Missing BC Student, Franco Garcia’s Body Found in Reservoir, No Sign of Foul Play

Franco Garcia, missing Boston College student,

Yesterday, Franco Garcia’s body was found yesterday in the Chestnut Hill reservoir near Boston College and the bar where Franco was last seen. The 21-year-old, who was studying chemistry and played clarinet in the symphony band, disappeared Feb. 22 after leaving a bar in Boston popular with college students. from CBS News Garcia, 21, was last […]

April Vacation Week Activities at Acton Discovery Museums!

Acton Discovery Museum

Calendar of Events April 12 – 22 Mixing in Math, April 12 & 17 Celebrate National Robotics Week with Robots and Brain Bots, Inc.! April 12 Good Vibrations: Musical Instrument Exploration with Olin College, April 14 Write Your Own iPhone/iPad App! April 15 Spring Tree Walk, April 17 SMART Gals: Lost in Lexicon: An Adventure in […]

Book and Author Luncheon with Dennis Lehane and Mitchell Zuckoff

Newton Library Book and Author, Mitchell Zuckoff, Dennis Lehane

The Friends of the Newton Free Library is hosting a book and author luncheon benefit event. When: Friday, May 11, 2012 with a cash bar (wine) 11:00 am. Luncheon 12:00 pm. Speakers and Book Signing will follow the luncheon. Where: Ballroom, Newton Marriott Hotel, 2345 Commonwealth Avenue at Route 128, Newton, MA Dennis Lehare    Mitchell Zuckoff Who: Featured Speakers are Dennis […]

L’Aroma Cafe is Now Serving Brunch!

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Brunch is now served every Sundays from 9 am to 2 pm at L’Aroma Cafe and Bakery located in Newton at 15 Spencer Street, behind the West Newton Cinema. Spinach Florentine Bake, $9 3 Buttermilk Pancakes with berry compote and creme fraiche, $7 Greek yogurt with Granola, Honey and Berries, $7 Farmer’s Omelet, American style […]

Rocks and Minerals Science Study Guide for 4th Grade

The Rock Cycle via video for Igneous Rock, Sedimentary Rock and Metamorphic Rock These are the concepts that my kids find confusing, so I’ve added some extra information from sites to help kids understand the differences. This great information is from Mr.SciGuy. Erosion versus Weathering This is from Compare Anything. Weathering and erosion are geological processes that act together to […]