Volunteer Shout Out!

This past month, volunteers painted jersey barriers for Newton Al Fresco! Their work in bringing color to the outdoor Al Fresco sites throughout Newton made all the difference in transforming concrete barriers into vibrant dining experiences. Thank you! Interested in volunteering for Cultural Development? We're always looking for energized volunteers to help with our events. Email Paula Gannon if you'd like to help out...

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...

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...

Rotary Club of Newton Textile Recycling Day

The Rotary Club of Newton is joining with the textile recycling company HELPSY, the City of Newton, and Green Newton to host monthly clothing/textile drives from June through September. These clothing drive events will help the environment by reducing the amount of clothes and textile waste going to landfills and incinerators. The first clothing drive will be held on Saturday, July...

Embrace the Chill with a Hammond Pond Reservation Walk

The Street is located alongside the largest conservation area in Newton, Hammond Pond Reservation. Embrace the chill this winter and visit the dozens of walking trails, accessible via the reservation lot on the left when entering The Street from Hammond Pond Parkway. Grab a warm beverage or enjoy lunch on the green and head over for some fresh air...

Newton Open Studios is BACK!

After a hard year for all of us, over 75 Newton artists and artisans welcome you to Newton Open Studios 2021, an All Outdoor Event!Saturday, June 26, 11 am to 5 pmRaindate, June 27Visit our new website at NewtonOpenStudios.org to learn about our artists. Save a "favorites list" on the website, and log in on your phone while you tour. Reconnect...