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Low Vision Group

1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut Street., Newtonville

All are welcome to attend this monthly group, sponsored by the Mass. Associa-tion for the Blind and Vision Impaired. For questions or more information, please contact Laurie Werle at 617-926-4268.

Categories: 

  • Educational
  • Seniors

En Plein Air - How to Paint Outdoors

Monday, July 13, 2015
9:30 AM-12:30 PM
Leventhal-Sidman JCC, 333 Nahanton Street, Newton Centre

(All levels, pastel, oil, acrylic) Designed to address the challenges of painting outdoors, finding compositions, changing light, color in direct light and shadow, as well as finding values outside. Weather permitting, sites may include Elm Bank Horticultural Society in Wellesley, South Natick Falls among others. First class and backup studio at JCC. Materials list supplied at registration. Instructor: Susan Kelley.      Contact Phone Number: (617) 558-6500.  

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Educational

Super-Cold Science

3:00 PM-3:30 PM
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre, Druker Auditorium

Amazing things happen when matter changes temperature. With the help of a Museum of Science educator and an intensely cold liquid, experience the remarkable changes in size, form, and behavior that occur when a variety of objects and substances are super-cooled.  Perfect to add to your super hero arsenal! Kids entering grades K and up, and adults of all ages, welcome.  Contact: Children's Room   617-796-1370  

 

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  • Educational

Trip to Kennedy Institute, Presidential Museum & Library

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
8:45 AM-3:00 PM
Depart Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut Street., Newtonville

$47 (lunch on your own) or $65 (with lunch)  Deadline to register: Monday, June 29th with lunch; Thursday, July 2nd without lunch

We will explore the brand-new Edward M. Kennedy Institute in the morning. We’ll attend “Today’s Vote” at 11am where you will participate in a facilitated debate and vote on the issue of the day. We will enjoy sandwiches in reserved private seating overlooking the Boston skyline and harbor. Or, have lunch on your own. After lunch, we will explore the recently updated JFK Museum & Library.

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Educational

JCC Outdoor Bootcamp

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
9:15am-10:00am
Jewish Community Center, 333 Nahanton Street, Newton MA

Categories: 

  • Sports

iToddlers

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
10:30 AM-11:00 AM
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre, Druker Auditorium

Watch and listen to a story, sing a song, play an instrument.  For ages 1-2.  Space is limited.  Please pick up a ticket at the desk in the children's room starting half an hour before the program begins.    Contact: Children's Room   617-796-1370  

Categories: 

  • Educational
  • Family

Newton Outdoor Summer Farmers Market

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
1:30 PM-6:00 PM (June 30-Oct. 27)
Cold Spring Park - 1200 Beacon St.

Farm Fresh Fruits and Vegetables, Turkey, Beef, Fresh Fish, Goat Cheese, Gouda, Eggs, Olive Oil, Baked Goods, PopOvers, Jams, Jellies, Plants, and Flowers.   

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Educational
  • Family
  • Kids
  • Teens
  • Village