Clothing Donations That Directly Go Towards Helping People

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Recycling Clothes In Newton Dear Mia, I came across your church online when I was searching for places in Newton that accept clothing donations. Does the church provide the clothing to anyone that needs it?  Or are proceeds from selling the clothing used to help support programs?  I am in the process of cleaning my apartment […]

Free Admission on Summer Friday Nights at The Discovery Museums

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The Discovery Museums Announce Free Admission on Summer Friday Nights                                           “Free Friday Night Fun!” is part of the Museums’ Open Door Connections program to expand museum access. Free admission every Friday night from June 22nd – August 31st   The Museums will collect donations for the Acton Food Pantry The Discovery Museums are […]

Custom Tutus: To Help Kids at Children’s Hospital with Heart Defects

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Tutu Pour Mon Deux is an inspirational apparel company dedicated to making a difference and giving back – in hopes of spreading awareness about congenital heart defects in newborns. One-third of our proceeds is donated to Children’s Hospital Boston, where our daughter underwent corrective heart surgery at just four days old. 1 in 100 newborns […]

Old Vases and Large Cans Needed for Newton North HS Prom. Please Donate here…

28 oz and 35 oz empty cans needed! Hi Neighbors, I’m helping the Newton North senior class officers with the floral centerpieces for their senior prom, which is June 4. To save money, we are using  clean metal cans or old vases to hold the floral arrangements. The metal cans we are looking for are 28 oz […]

Newton Events: Open Studio, Book & Author, BoxART

What is happening in Newton? So many great things! ———— On Friday, May 11, the Friends of the Newton Free Library’s Book and Author Luncheon with Dennis Lehane and Mitchell Zuckoff will speak at the newly renovated and quite lovely Boston Newton Marriott. Let’s put a table or two together! Join us! ————- Spring Open […]

Purchase Any of These Children’s Allergy Books and They Will Donate a Book to a Library of Your Choice and GIVEAWAY

food allergy picture book, The No Biggie Bunch

The first five people to leave a comment will win a book! Thank you! ——————— Now through April 30th Parent Perks, Inc. is matching book purchases from The No Biggie Bunch series with book donations to the U.S. Public Library of the buyer’s choice. It’s easy and there are two options for purchase. 1.  Library 50-50. When […]

February 14: International Donate a Book to Needy Child Day

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Did you know that today, besides being Valentine’s Day, is International Book Giving Day? The mission of International Book Giving Day is to get new, used, or borrowed books in the hands of as many kids as possible. Three simple ways to participate International Book Giving Day 1. Give a Book to a Friend or Relative […]

Ready, Set, Summer!

It is not too early to start looking at summer activities. Here are three events in Newton today to get you going! TeenLife LIVE! Community Service Fair & Expo – Chestnut Hill   2/12/2012 When: Sunday, February 12, 2012 From 12 – 4 PM Where: The Mall at Chestnut Hill 199 Boylston Street Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts  02467 […]

How to Work Fitness Into Your Busy Life 1 Minute at a Time

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This is the Thousand Cuts Fitness Program from Zen Habits that is geared for very busy people who think they don’t have time. Well … now you do. This is a DIY program (i.e. FREE!) that makes exercise something that you squeeze in minute by minute until it becomes part of your life. I know that […]

Spring Fling: An Evening for Library Lovers Benefiting Newton Free Library, March 31, 6:30 pm

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Mindy Kaling will not be able to make the Spring Fling due to a scheduling conflict. Mindy Kaling, author and actress on “The Office,” will be one of our honored authors this year. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? More Honored Authors: Mix & mingle with hosts Tom Ashbrook and Bill Novak, distinguished authors, friends, and library lovers […]