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Veteran’s Breakfasts

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
9:00 am-10:00 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Socialize and ask questions. New veterans and widows of veterans with questions about spousal benefits are welcome!

Encore Careers Fair and Skills Workshop

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
1:30 pm-3:30 pm (arrive anytime)
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Join Riverside Community Care, a not-for-profit Human Services Agency, for a job skills workshop & career fair. Staff from the Riverside Talent Acquisition Team will do resume review, LinkedIn torials, and mock interviews with you. There will also be an pportunity to apply for jobs at Riverside, including their Shared Living Provider Program, which gives you a daily $40-$100 tax-free stipend. If you are interested in changing careers or getting back in the work force, drop by anytime.

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  • Seniors

Blood Drive

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
2:00 pm-7:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Avoid waiting in line. Go to www.redcrossblood.org and make an appointment.   Contact: Nicole Vincent   781-910-8014                        Location: Druker Auditorium

 

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Newton Men's Club

Thursday, August 25, 2016
9:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Enjoy good conversation--all retired and semi retired men are welcome! This club gives you the opportunity to meet with men with similar interests and backgrounds and others with varied interests and vatly differing backgrounds, but all will have an interesting story to tell.

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  • Seniors

Music Lessons Info Session

Thursday, August 25, 2016
7:00-8:00pm
United Parish of Auburndale, 64 Hancock St. Auburndale, MA 02466

Give your child the gift of music! The first step in enrolling at the Suzuki School of Newton is to attend one of our monthly parent meetings. These gatherings explain the fundamentals of our program and the Suzuki method and give prospective families an opportunity to ask questions about the expectations of the curriculum. The meeting is primarily for parents, but children may come if they are able to quietly entertain themselves.

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  • Cultural
  • Educational
  • Family
  • Kids
  • Teens

Screening of "American Umpire"

Thursday, August 25, 2016
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Narrated by Jim Lehrer, American Umpire takes a critical look at America’s role as the world’s policeman and includes interviews with foreign policy experts among them Condoleezza Rice, Madeline Albright, and George Schulz. The film explores our origins as a neutral republic and our transition to a highly engaged superpower after World War II.

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  • Educational

How to Protect your Assets from the Cost of Long-Term Care

Friday, August 26, 2016
1:30 pm-2:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Skilled care at home or in a nursing home can cost upwards of $12,000 per month. Health insurance and Medicare do not cover the cost of long-term care.   Join Attorney Maana P. Hickson for a presentation where she will discuss long-term care/Medicaid planning, including irrevocable trusts, life estate deeds, outright transfers, long-term care insurance, annuities, pooled trusts, and the Medicaid regulations. Stay afterward for a question & answer session.   Attorney Hickson has been practicing law since 2009, and she specializes in elder law and estate planning.

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  • Seniors

Movie: The Karate Kid

Friday, August 26, 2016
2:00 pm-4:15 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

 Daniel (Ralph Macchio) moves to Southern California with his mother, Lucille (Randee Heller), but quickly finds himself the target of a group of bullies who study karate at the Cobra Kai dojo. Fortunately, Daniel befriends Mr. Miyagi (Noriyuki "Pat" Morita), an unassuming repairman who just happens to be a martial arts master himself.

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  • Athletics
  • Teens