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Exhibition: “Mary Armstrong: Conditions of Faith”

McMullen Museum of Art

Conditions of Faith presents seascapes and landscapes painted by Mary Armstrong over the last seven years. Nature and memory inspire her layered, complex compositions. Oil and wax depict forces of […]

ELL-Reading Plays and Poetry Aloud

3rd Floor Rear Arc

Reading Plays and Poetry Aloud is a free class for low-intermediate to advanced adult English Language Learners. A fun way to improve your English reading and speaking skills! We will […]

Dance Me A Story with Joanne Langione Dance Center

Druker Auditorium 330 Homer St, Newton

Don’t miss this fun, family event where music, movement and literature align to encourage exploration and imaginative play! For more information, please call the library: 617-796-1360.

Murder by the Book Club

Special Collections

This group is currently full. The group is led by library staffer Kathleen Hennrikus and is cosponsored by the City of Newton Department of Senior Services. They will discuss Atonement […]

Holiday Cards with Canva

Computer Lab

Learn how to make attractive holiday cards with Canva, a free online graphic design tool. You will learn how to use one of Canva's templates and add your own personal […]

Tech Time

2E

Sign up for a 30 minute one-on-one tech help session. Bring your devices/computers and questions. These sessions are good for people with questions regarding: basic computer skills ereaders and mobile […]

Tech Time

2E

Sign up for a 30 minute one-on-one tech help session. Bring your devices/computers and questions. These sessions are good for people with questions regarding: basic computer skills ereaders and mobile […]

Newton Inspires 2019

Newton South High School 140 Brandeis Road, Newton

  Leading Cancer Researcher, Sex Therapist and Climate Change Activist Among Headliners at 2019 Newton Inspires   12 of Newton’s Own Will Speak at Free Community Event   Newton, MA […]

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ELL – Preparing for U.S. Citizenship

Trustees Room

Join this free class for adult English language learners who are interested in taking the U.S. citizenship test. The course is being given in partnership with St. Mark Community Education […]

Code Our Escape Room

Computer Lab

Help us code our December break Escape Room! We'll use computational thinking and circuit boards to create challenges for other tweens/teens to complete with a theme of Escape 2019! Each […]

Grade 5/6 Book Discussion

Teen Area

Tweens in grades 5-6 and their parents come together to talk about a new book each month. All are expected to read the book in advance in order to discuss […]

ELL – Let’s Talk!

3rd Floor Rear Arc

A Conversation Group for all levels of adult English Language Learners. No registration is necessary. Come when you can! The group meets on 8 Tuesday evenings, beginning on September 24, […]

Great Books Discussion Group

Room A

Members usually read and discuss books from the Great Books Foundation (most of which are available at the library). They will discuss The Apology by Plato. In December they will […]

Poetry Series

Druker Auditorium 330 Homer St, Newton

This year’s Poetry Series continues with readings by Jennifer Matthews, Lo Galluccio and jojo Lazar. An open mike will follow with a limit of one poem per person. Come early […]