WinterFEST 2022

Save the date for WinterFEST! This outside experience will take place on February 12 at the Hyde Community Center Playground and on February 13 at Cold Spring Park and on the Newton Centre Green. Enjoy live entertainment, ice sculptures with a live demonstration, a winter walk, lights, a winter pop-up market, treats and a visit from some special guests....

Rotary Newton is Running a Food Pantry Drive

Dear Janet, Rotary Newton is running a food pantry drive from January 10 to January 17 in conjunction with the City's Martin Luther King, Jr Day celebration.  Collection boxes will be located at all Village Bank locations, the Scandinavian Living Center, Newton City Hall, and Newton Police Headquarters. Your support is SO important and appreciated!  Here are the items being requested:Canned white tuna in waterBreakfast Cereal (kid friendly, name brands...

Down Under Yoga Launches a One-of-a-kind Social Justice Series

BIPOC yoga and wellness experts explore resilience, activism, and collective potential in the face of structural racism. 'Ascension' program launches 8 free Sundays in the New Year pairing activist yoga teachers with academics, physicians, and psychologists.A one-of-a-kind social justice series combining movement with collaborative dialogue on wholeness, race and collective possibility commences January 9th at Down Under School of Yoga....

Food Insecurity Awareness Week By NewtonEats

CSFP is excited to be a sponsor of NewtonEats, a weeklong series of events organized by NewCommunity as Newton’s first “Food Insecurity Awareness Week” (August 22 – 28). NewtonEats events will include a showing of the movie “A Place at the Table” on the lawn of Newton City Hall, a presentation on community gardening, a community meal and a family...

The Newton Farmer

We're in the thick of it now! Starting the summer high school student internship programPreparing to begin the kids' summer classes this monthOpening the farm stand for the seasonStarting back at the Newton Farmers' Market on SaturdaysSetting up for the CSA pickups each weekOrganizing and dropping off produce donationsWelcoming new staff and volunteersFinishing our spring speaker series and all while planting and harvesting during record-breaking heat. This...

“All that Jazz” Summer Dance Party

It can be a long summer... we are here for you!  Our summer dance session starts on Tuesday and we still have room left in many of the classes. We would love to entertain your kids- for at least one hour per week!!!Weekly Dance ClassesJune 28-August 19Tuesday9:15-10:00- Creative Movement, ages 2-4 (Miss Ellen)10:00-10:45- Ballet/Tap/Jazz, ages 4-6 (Miss Ellen)5:00-5:45- Musical Theater/Hip...