CELEBRATE THE U.S. OPEN AT THE STREET

A hole-in-one for summer fun. The USGA U.S. Open is coming to town, June 16-19! As Golf’s most talented stars take on 18 holes at The Country Club in Brookline, we’re celebrating with special events for golfers, caddies, spectators, and everyone in between. Join us for a curated 9-hole mini-golf course on The Green June 17-18, and a special beer...

Celebrate Asian American Heritage Month, and Mourn with Buffalo

The terror attack at a Tops Friendly Market in Buffalo hits close to home for us. I grew up in the suburbs of Buffalo, and I liked joining my mom or dad on the weekly grocery shopping trips to our town's Tops. I once climbed into a stranger's cart by mistake, and that was the scariest thing to happen...

Learning Express Introduces New Store Owners!

We are excited to announce that the Learning Express of Newton will continue to provide outstanding service to our Newton community with new owners, Joe & Gabby Cefalo! We are happy to introduce you to your new Learning Express owners. Gabby and Joe live in Sudbury, MA, with their daughters, Mia Rose (2) and Bella Rose (6). They are very...

Wood Sculptures at Museum Shop

The Museum Shop at the Jackson Homestead is selling pieces of art made from the honey locust tree that once stood in the yard. For other items in the Museum Shops, shop online or visit the Jackson Homestead or the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds. Shop here.

ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL AUTHORFEST IN THE BOOKS!

Over $2,500. was raised from book sales! The Creative Arts and Sciences Committee at Newton Public Schools hosted their Authorfest celebration on April 12! The all-day event brought 26 authors and illustrators to 18 elementary schools and culminated in the book fair at Cabot Elementary. It was quite a scene -- authors were stationed in the library to chat with...

Crafters and Vendors Apply Now for the 2022 Season

You are invited to apply for participation in Newton's Fairs and Festivals 2022 season. We are THRILLED TO BE BACK this year and are currently planning to host several outdoor open-air markets that may be a good fit for your products/services. All vendors are welcome to apply to July 4th and Harvest Fair, but only children and young family-centric vendors should apply to the Family FunFEST, and...