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Free Car Seat Installation/Inspection

Saturday, September 20, 2014
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
City Hall War Memorial Drive, 1000 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton
Join us for National Seat Check Saturday.  In Honor of this day the car seat technicians from the Newton Police Department will be performing installations and inspections for all parents, grandparents etc., who would like their child carseat inspected. There is no fee and there will also be a handful of free carseats available for families in need. The installations and inspections will be performed at the War Memorial Drive located at City Hall.

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  • Educational
  • Family

Elm Street Farmers' Market

Saturday, September 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Saturdays through October 25
Washington Street to Border Street, West Newton

Elm Street Farmers Market in West Newton, July through October, 2014.  For more information go to www.newtonma.gov.

   
 

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  • Cultural
  • Educational
  • Family
  • Seniors
  • Kids

College Essay Writing Workshop

Saturday, September 20, 2014
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer Street, Newton Centre, Druker Auditorium

 Students: Whether you accomplished a lot on your essay over the summer or you’re still trying to decide what to write about when school begins next fall, this workshop will be helpful.  Students work in small groups with others who are at the same writing stage, and are led by professional tutors and teachers. We'll cover some do's and don'ts of college essay writing, work on your writing, spend some time in peer review. You'll also get an opportunity for individual help and feedback.  This is a free workshop offered to students.

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  • Educational
  • Teens

Release Party: Nest

Saturday, September 20, 2014
11:00 AM
Newtonville Books, 10 Langley Road, Newton Centre

nextIn 1972 home is a cozy nest on Cape Cod for eleven-year-old Naomi “Chirp” Orenstein, her older sister, Rachel; her psychiatrist father; and her dancer mother. But then Chirp’s mom develops symptoms of a serious disease, and everything changes.

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  • Cultural
  • Kids
  • Teens