Our Origin and Our Demise: Birth, Life and the Death of Stars

Virtual Newton, MA

Dr. Giovanni Fazio, a senior physicist, Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian and a lecturer in the Astronomy Department at Harvard University, will help us understand these big questions: Where did we come from? What will be our ultimate fate? See why Dr. Fazio has been invited to speak at all 10 Newton Inspires! Register

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Single Parent Gathering

Virtual Newton, MA

The new normal presents new challenges as single parenting just got more complicated. Join fellow single parents to share and strategize solutions for doing it all and the need for self-care. Led by parenting expert, Jessica Post, LICSW, this group will bring comfort and support during this challenging time. Pre-registration required to receive private zoom […]

$45

Written by the Victors, Part II

Virtual Newton, MA

In Part II of our two-part program on Remembering the American Revolution, we discuss how political ideals like patriotism and unity impacted the battlefield in the War for Independence, and how these ideals continue today. This talk takes place on Zoom. Register Here 

You Don’t Need a Gym to Benefit From Exercise

Virtual Newton, MA

Seniors can explore the health benefits associated with light at-home exercises which can be done with minimal to no equipment. A model at-home total-body workout will be demonstrated and participants will have the chance to ask questions and get tips from an experienced fitness specialist. Hosted by the Newton-Wellesley Hospital Cardiovascular Council. Click Here to […]

Raising Resilient Teens Parent Workshop

Virtual Newton, MA

A multi-week skill-building program for parents of tweens/teens in a small group setting, Hosted by the Newton-Wellesley Hospital Resilience Project Parents Program. Click Here for Program Details To register please email: NWHResilienceProject@partners.org Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash

Museum of Science Online: Feeding Communities

Virtual Newton, MA

Boston’s Museum of Science will hold a free, online #MOSatHome discussion, Feeding Communities — Big Challenges, Local Actions, on April 28 at 5PM. The discussion will be moderated by Laura Reiley (Washington Post business of food reporter and will include Jen Faigel (Executive Director and Cofounder, CommonWealth Kitchen), Greg Watson (Director for Policy and Systems Design, Schumacher Center for a New Economics), and Norbert […]

Food as Medicine: How Food Choices Change Your Mood, Brain and Body

Virtual Newton, MA

The way we live and the food we choose to put in our bodies every day can determine our mood, brain function, body processes, and even the expression of our genes. In this talk you will learn about cutting-edge advances in the science of Lifestyle Medicine, and how you can leverage this knowledge to optimize […]

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Personal Strength and Flexibility Training

Virtual Newton, MA

Led by a Certified Personal Trainer, this class focuses on strength and flexibility training. Learn proper exercise form as well as why each exercise is important to your overall conditioning. Includes exercises for upper and lower body, core work for abdominals and muscle activation to improve flexibility and mobility. A private Zoom link will be […]

Macbeth – Newton Theatre Company’s Zoom Radio Hour Returns

Virtual Newton, MA

Newton Theatre Company’s Zoom Radio Hour is back with a riveting and intimate production. An all-woman ensemble takes on Shakespeare's tragedy about the infamous Scottish king and queen and the dark consequences of their murderous ambition. Macbeth Saturday, January 22nd at 8 PM Click here to reserve your ticket.

$10 – $25

Rise and Shine Stretch and Balance

Virtual Newton, MA

Start your day with a non-aerobic routine of stretch and strengthen exercises to improve health, posture and balance for seniors. Exercises will require a sturdy chair. A yoga strap or stretch band is ideal for an optimal experience but not required. Co-hosted by the NWH Elder Care Services Council and the West Suburban YMCA Tuesday, […]