New Philharmonia Special Event: Silver Salon Evening

Gregorian Rugs 2284 Washington St, Newton Lower Falls

Join the New Phil for a special evening of chamber ensembles and culinary treats! Music at its very best – up close and personal. On Saturday, February 1st the orchestra will present a special “Silver Salon Evening: A Musical Tapestry” featuring the music of Bach, Suk, Stravinsky, and Mozart’s great Symphony No. 40. The evening […]

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Exhibition: ‘Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives’

McMullen Museum of Art @ 2101 Commonwealth Avenue, , Brighton, MA, 02135, United States

Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives features videos, collages, paintings, sculptures, interactive installations, and photographs by renowned artists Shiraz Bayjoo, Nicholas Hlobo, Shilpa Gupta, Wangechi Mutu, Penny Siopis, and Hajra Waheed—whose deep ties to the lands surrounding the Indian Ocean inform their work.The exhibition explores the contemporary legacy of the long movement of people, things, and […]

Cool Stories and Snacks

Newton Free Library @ 330 Homer Street, , Newton, MA, 02459,

Read aloud for older kids! Enjoy cool, strange, weird and wacky stories...and snacks! For kids in grades 2 and up. Storytime Room.

Exhibition: ‘Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives’

McMullen Museum of Art @ 2101 Commonwealth Avenue, , Brighton, MA, 02135, United States

Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives features videos, collages, paintings, sculptures, interactive installations, and photographs by renowned artists Shiraz Bayjoo, Nicholas Hlobo, Shilpa Gupta, Wangechi Mutu, Penny Siopis, and Hajra Waheed—whose deep ties to the lands surrounding the Indian Ocean inform their work.The exhibition explores the contemporary legacy of the long movement of people, things, and […]

Dance Me a Story

Joanne Langione Dance Center @ 38 Border Street, , West Newton, MA, 02465, United States

Don't miss this fun, family event where music, movement and literature align to encourage exploration and imaginative play! FREE Best for ages 1-5 years (younger siblings welcome).RSVP: angela@jldancecenter.com or 617-969-8724

Make a Valentine’s Pillow

Newton Free Library @ 330 Homer Street, , Newton, MA, 02459,

We will be making heart-shaped pillows with sequin fabric. All supplies will be provided. A little sewing experience is recommended and we also have a no-sew version of this project. Register online at https://newtonfreelibrary.libcal.com/event/6296376.

Exhibition: ‘Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives’

McMullen Museum of Art @ 2101 Commonwealth Avenue, , Brighton, MA, 02135, United States

Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives features videos, collages, paintings, sculptures, interactive installations, and photographs by renowned artists Shiraz Bayjoo, Nicholas Hlobo, Shilpa Gupta, Wangechi Mutu, Penny Siopis, and Hajra Waheed—whose deep ties to the lands surrounding the Indian Ocean inform their work.The exhibition explores the contemporary legacy of the long movement of people, things, and […]

Tween Graphic Novel Book Club

Newton Free Library @ 330 Homer Street, , Newton, MA, 02459,

This month the group will discuss 5 Worlds: The Sand Warrior by Mark Siegel. Please pick up the book in the Children’s Room. Meetings will continue on 3/11, 4/15, 5/13 and 6/10. Grades 5-7. Registration (required) is for ALL sessions. Register online at https://newtonfreelibrary.libcal.com/event/5814095.

Book Bunch (Group 2)

Newton Free Library @ 330 Homer Street, Newton, MA, 02459

Join our book club for beginning readers (Grades 1-2) and their grownups! Read the selected book in advance and then join us for fun book-related activities and discussion. Book Bunch (Group 2) also meets on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm on 3/11, 4/8, 5/13 and 6/10. Online registration (required) is for ALL sessions. Register at https://newtonfreelibrary.libcal.com/event/6301866.

The Power of Paws

Newton Free Library @ 330 Homer Street, , Newton, MA, 02459,

Join the library’s ELL and Literacy program in reading this year’s One Book, One Program community read selection, Because of Winn-Dixie by award-winning author Kate DiCamillo. Whether or not you choose to read the book, you are welcome to participate in any of the related programs. Explore the world of therapy dogs in this interactive […]