CORN, GRAPES (YES, GRAPES!) APPLES & MORE

Finally! There's a hint of fall in the air and no rain in tomorrow's forecast. Bottom line, it's a perfect day for the Elm Street market! We're welcoming a new vendor, Lanni Orchards, bringing back Horizon Line Ceramics, and have Newton's own Border Street Band providing entertainment. There's no better way to spend a Saturday morning in Newton than...

2020 Boston Marathon Newton Charity Runners Wanted

The John M. Barry Boys & Girls Club of Newton has been selected as a 2020 Boston Marathon® Official Charity Partner of the BAA!  Join our team of 15 charity runners and receive professional coaching and fundraising support. Check this off your "bucket list" while supporting more than 700 Newton children and teens at the same time. For details go to www.newtonbgc.com/marathoncharityrunners. #TeamNewtonBGC

Summer Internship programs at Newton Community Farm

internship
Newton Community Farm is now accepting applications for our high school intern programs!  Summer internships are unpaid opportunities for high school age youth to learn about organic and community farming in a fun, friendly environment while serving either with the Farming or Education teams.  No farming or gardening experience is necessary; just a desire to learn and work hard!  The minimum...

Opportunity to join the Centre Street Food Pantry

Centre street food pantry
The Centre Street Food Pantry board is looking for two energetic new board members. One who has strong connections in the business community in Newton and another with experience managing events.  We are a working board. In addition to managing programs, we ask our members to help out at pantry-related events and host at the pantry.  We meet monthly on Monday or...

Meet OurNewton Summer Interns, Chris and Elijah!

From left to right, Chris Jang and Elijah Joffee
Meet Newton North and South High School students, Chris Jang and Elijah Joffe, Summer Interns from The Mayor’s Summer Intern Program. Chris and Elijah are on-board for an engaging summer experience learning and working on OurNewton.org. The initial weeks typically involve a lot of training and as the interns become more familiar with the back end, they can propose projects...

Gary Kraftsow, Leading Yoga Therapists, Teaches in Newton this August!

Gary Kraskow at Down Under School of Yoga
Gary Kraftsow, named by Yoga Journal as a Lifetime Contributor and “One of America’s Leading Yoga Therapists. ' August 16 to 18 - The Living, Healing Tradition of Yoga Therapy with Gary Kraftsow Yoga therapy treats the whole person, seeking to change attitudes and actions that inhibit the natural...