Climate Change for Kids

February School Break on the Farm February 21–February 25, 9:00–11:30 am for ages 7–12, $250Sign up online TODAY!In a small-group setting, students will build their own weather instruments and perform experiments and demonstrations that show the important role that plants play in reducing carbon in the atmosphere, as well as design landform models to see how different weather affects a...

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...

UNQUIET – Newton Open Studios Event

Newton Open Studios exhibition, UNQUIET, opens today at Galatea Fine Art, 460 Harrison Ave. Boston, MA 02118. The exhibit, curated by Claudia Fiks and featuring Newton artists, runs through February 27 with an opening reception on February 6, 2-4pm.

Back by Popular Demand…MEAL KITS!

For kitchen novices and amateur chefs alike, Farmstead Table Meal Kits are the perfect addition to your winter dining routine! With weekly rotating menus, cocktail pairings, and Friday pickups, you'll have everything you need for the perfect night(s) in. Each kit includes an appetizer and entree, serves 2, and can be prepared in 25 minutes or less! PLUS, our...

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...