Ukulele Meet Up

1294 Centre Street @ 1294 Centre Street, Newton, Massachusetts, 02459

The City Hall Strummers is a community ukulele ensemble who meet weekly on Thursdays in Newton Centre at 1294 Centre Street.  Park in the Cypress Street municipal lot for easy access to the back of the building.  Bring your ukulele, and a smile.  You can download our songbook here. There is free WiFi in the […]

Conversation with Mental Health Expert Dr. Luana Marques

Hummingbird Books 55 Boylston Street, Suite 5510, Chestnut Hill, MA, United States

As we start to think about Fall schedules and the chaos that it brings, let's take some time to think about how we can manage our anxiety. Join us for an evening with mental health expert, Dr. Luana Marques for a moderated conversation on September 20th at 6:30 PM. The event will include a moderated […]

Friends of Newton Free Library Fundraiser – Cork and Board

Cork and Board Centre Street, Newton, MA, United States

The Friends of the Newton Free Library will host a Wine Tasting fundraiser at The Cork and Board (Centre Street, Newton Centre) on Thursday, September 21, 6:30PM-8PM. Tickets are $30 per person and include wine tasting and charcuterie snacks. All proceeds will benefit The Friends of the Newton Free Library, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, to support the Newton Free Library’s […]

Event Series Farm Stand

Farm Stand

Newton Communiy Farm Stand Winchester Street, Newton, MA, United States

Our on-site farm stand on Winchester Street, near the intersection with Nahanton Street. We are open Thursdays and Fridays, 1:30–6 pm, and Saturdays, 9:30 am–1 pm. (Please note, the farm stand is closed on Saturday, July 1 for the holiday weekend.) Click here to read our weekly updates of what produce we plan to have available and check to […]

Gath Pool Groundbreaking Ceremony

Albemarle Field Off Watertown Street, Newton, MA

The City will hold a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of the new Gath Pool and splashpad. Speakers will include State Representative Kay Khan, Mayor Ruthanne Fuller, Parks, Recreation & Culture Commissioner Nichole Banks, and representatives of the Friends of Albemarle. Gather on the south side of the pool, rain or shine. […]

Art in Bloom

Newton Cultural Development 1294 Centre Street, Newton

In this workshop you will create your own artistic floral design from locally grown garden-fresh blooms and foraged materials, with your inspiration coming from artwork by a Newton artist. Registration details: Limited to 12 participants (register early to ensure a seat). Participants provide their own floral vase/vessel and a few stems of their choice (twigs, […]

Late Season Pollinators and More – Hammond Woods

Hammond Pond Reservation 323 Hammond Pond Parkway, Newton

Are you interested in learning more about how to identify native plants? Or maybe you are more interested in birds or butterflies? Did you ever wonder how many species of plants and animals inhabit Newton’s Parks and Conservation Areas? Maybe you have developed skills identifying ferns or pollinators and you want to share that knowledge […]

Family ACCESS 115th Birthday Party

492 Waltham St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA 492 Waltham St, West Newton, MA, United States

Join us for a fantastic birthday party fi lled with family-friendly fun! Enjoy live music, delicious food, and an exciting touch-a-truck experience that little ones will adore. This FREE event welcomes everyone, offering a chance to celebrate alongside our vibrant community. Discover our impactful initiatives and connect with others who care about making a difference. […]



Scandanavian Cultural Center

(Danish Documentary) Kim Cannon Arm is a true legend of arcade games. He and his friends from Bip Bip Bar set out to break the world record of his favorite game Gyruss, which is known as one of the most intense arcade games ever invented. He is planning to play nonstop for 100 hours – […]

Fall Village Concert Series-The Isabel Stover Jazz Quartet

The Allen Center 35 Webster Street, Newton, MA, United States

The Isabel Stover Jazz Quartet will be bringing their impressive talents to West Newton at the Allen Center for the Arts to conclude the Fall Village Concert Series. Isabel Stover is known for amazing audiences with her expansive range and ability to paint a picture with her voice. Isabel fell in love with Jazz when she […]

Dance Camp at Little Beats

The Dance Academy 94 Rowe Street, Newton

When school is out, dance camp is in! Body, mind and confidence-building fun for 3-7 year olds. Join us for games, crafts, dance, snack, yoga and more! Camp from 9am-12pm with an option for extended day until 1:30pm.

Event Series Time for Partners

Time for Partners

Newton City Hall War Memorial 1000 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, MA

Join us for an art & music program for children 18 months to 4 years (with an adult). Children make a new art project weekly, and have play time, snack, and music & movement. Classes are held at the War Memorial/Cultural Center Auditorium at City Hall on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays. Come learn and explore […]

Everything You’ve Wondered About Climate Change

Hyde Community Center , 90 Lincoln Street,, Newton Highlands, MA, United States

Led by Lisa and Gary Rucinski Gary Rucinski – known affectionately in Lower Falls as "Gary the Global Warming Guy" – has been a climate activist with Citizens’ Climate Lobby for well over a decade. In offering this talk to the public, the Rucinskis hope to answer your general questions about climate change, to simplify […]

Deborah Kalb: Author Talk and Book Signing

Hummingbird Books 55 Boylston Street, Suite 5510, Chestnut Hill, MA, United States

Join us for an evening with author Deborah Kalb. She will share her new novel, OFF TO JOIN THE CIRCUS. Book signing to follow. Ticket includes a copy of OFF TO JOIN THE CIRCUS. About Deborah: Deb­o­rah Kalb is the author of the nov­el Off to Join the Cir­cus, her debut nov­el for adults. She […]

Hybrid Zoning and Planning Public Hearing

Newton City Hall 1002 Commonwealth Ave, Newton Center, MA, United States

The City Council’s Zoning and Planning Committee (ZAP) will continue the public hearing on the proposed Village Center Overlay District – Version 3.0 (maps and text) on Tuesday, September 26 at 7PM. Version 3.0 incorporates updates and refinements that ZAP approved over the last few months. The public hearing will be held both in-person (City Council Chamber, […]

Charles River Regional Chamber New Member Open House

117 Kendrick Street 117 Kendrick Street, Needham, United States

Join us at the chamber's office building to meet and network with other new members and chamber staff. Open to new chamber members and new representatives from current member companies. This informal event is a great way to get your membership off to a productive start. Ask questions, build out your member profile, or just […]

Event Series Welcome Baby from Home

Welcome Baby from Home

Zoom Newton, MA, United States

Welcome Baby From Home is a 6-week virtual program for parents of babies 0-12 months old focused on building Jewish community, learning about developmental stages, and sharing with other parents experiencing the same life stage as you. This is a laid-back gathering, and you are welcome to join with or without partners and with or […]

Event Series Playdance Pop Up @ The Street!

Playdance Pop Up at The Street!

The Green on The Street Newton, MA, United States

Join us on the Green at The Street for our popular, outdoor Playdance Pop-Ups! Enjoy a fun, family dance party where music and movement come together to encourage exploration and imaginative play with new and familiar song and dance activities. Geared towards ages 1-5 years but open to all!


Aging in Place in Newton

Zoom Newton, MA, United States

Learn about aging in place in Newton and get your questions answered by a panel of experts from various agencies. Panelists: Allison Godsey, Director of Newton at Home Jeanne Shapiro, Information & Referral Supervisor of Springwell Emily Kuhl, Case Manager of the Newton Department of Senior Services Moderator: Joan Belle Isle, Chair of the Newton […]