Welcome to Hummingbird Books in Chestnut Hill!

"If everyone was a reader, the world would be a better place." Hummingbird Books “Independent bookstores have become a place where community ties are strengthened; something we need more of in our online world. To this end, we’ll be hosting book events – especially ones to support local authors. Hummingbird Books will be a magical place where children discover a...

Newton Al Fresco

Newton Al Fresco locations are throughout Newton. These outdoor dining spots are available to the public and a great way to enjoy your favorite takeout while supporting small, local businesses. This year’s program will feature improvements, including artist-painted bistro tables and jersey barriers, umbrellas, and solar lighting.Thank you to Newton Community Pride for their generous support!#DineOutNewton SEE THE MAP

Shop Local at Natural Sense Newtonville

Shop Local at Natural Sense in Newtonville
Natural Sense in Newtonville is a hidden gem because when you step into this special shop you will find a feast for the eyes. Enjoy browsing the amazing range of products including beautiful clothing, a delightful selection of skin care products, aromatic notions, and many other unique gifts. Aromatic candles make a great hostess gift. Soft furry hats and...

Newton Open Studio 2022

It is time to start planning for another exciting and artful weekend in Newton.We would like to invite you to participate in the 25th Newton Open Studio 2022Dates: May 21 & 22Hours: 11 am to 5 pm Indoors and OutdoorsWho is eligible: Visual artists with residence in Newton, work or study in Newton, attend studio art classes, belong to any...

Love Local: Support Our Restaurants

As we continue through another challenging winter – the Charles River Regional Chamber Dining Collaborative is launching a campaign to support our restaurant community in Newton, Needham, Watertown, and Wellesley. Our “Love Local: Support our Restaurants” campaign starts today (Feb. 1). While Valentine’s Day may be a traditional day to dine out ---we’ll be highlighting the many ways to “Love Local” all month...

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...