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Farmers Market

Friday, July 3, 2015
1:30pm-6:00pm
Cold Spring Park, 1200 Beacon St., Newton MA

The Farmers Markets are opening! The Farmers Markets are opening! The bell ringing at the markets will begin soon!

Come to buy a variety of products from local producers!

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  • Cultural
  • Family
  • Kids
  • Seniors
  • Teens

Fourth of July Kids Morning

Saturday, July 4, 2015
10:00am-12:00pm
Newton Centre Playground at Tyler Terrace

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sponsored by Newton Community Pride

Rain date: July 5th
For children ages 3 - 12

  • GRAND PET PARADE
  • TEDDY BEAR PARADE
  • DECORATED DOLL CARRIAGE PROMENADE
  • FOOT RACES

Free ice cream by Cabot's Ice Cream

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  • Kids

Kids Morning and 4 for the 4th Food Drive

Saturday, July 4, 2015
10:00am
Newton Center Playground at Tyler Terrace, Newton MA

Kids Morning and 4 for the 4th Food Drive:

July 4, 10am – Noon Newton Centre Playground at Tyler Terrace.

Free event for children ages 3 – 12 years. Children and families are invited to join in the Grande Pet Parade, Decorated Doll Carriage Promenade, Teddy Bear Parade and Foot Races. Free ice cream, candy and drinks complete the morning celebration – courtesy of Cabot’s Ice Cream and Trader Joe’s.

 

4 for the 4th Food Drive

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  • Family
  • Kids
  • Teens

July 4th Celebration in Newton

Saturday, July 4, 2015
12:00pm - 10:00pm
Albemarle Field, Albemarle Rd, Newton, MA 02460

The fun continues with kiddie amusement rides, craft vendor booths, food vendor booths, face painting and other childrens’ activities. There is free music and dancing all day: from 1 – 6pm in the Gazebo, and 6 – 9pm on the Main Stage. At 9pm, don’t miss the grand finale…a fantastic fireworks display!

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  • Cultural
  • Family
  • Kids
  • Teens

Community Weekend at Historic Newton

Sunday, July 5, 2015
10:00am - 5:00pm
527 Washington Street and 286 Waverly Avenue

Durant Kendrick HouseWhat better way to celebrate the birth of our country then to step back in time with Historic Newton!

Newton residents are invited to enjoy free admission to the museums. 

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  • Cultural
  • Educational
  • Family
  • Seniors

Low Vision Group

Monday, July 6, 2015
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.

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  • Educational
  • Seniors

En Plein Air - How to Paint Outdoors

Monday, July 6, 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.  

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  • Cultural
  • Educational

Super-Cold Science

Monday, July 6, 2015
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