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...

Nonprofit Youth Music Program Spring Session Begins February 28

The Plugged In Band Program Spring Session begins February 28 (both in-person and virtual). Students are grouped by age, skill level, and musical interest. Spring programming includes Band Classes, Songwriting, and Production, Intro to Digital Audio Production, Creating Music with Coding, Livestreaming 101, and Amped Up: Planning a Youth Music Festival. Private Lesson registration is ongoing. Plugged In is...

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...