Nutrition and Aging: Eating for a Healthy Mind and Body

Virtual Newton, MA

The MIND Diet (Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay) is a science-based diet focused on specific brain-friendly foods to help reduce the risk of cognitive decline and keep you feeling your best during the aging process. Co-hosted by the NWH Nutrition Department and the NWH Elder Care Services Council Click Here to Register

From Bias to Belonging

Zoom Newton, MA

Why do diversity, equity, and inclusion matter? Why might conscious bias matter more than unconscious bias? How do biases play out at work with colleagues and customers? Understanding DEI and bias is essential in these times. Join us for an honest, informative talk on these key topics. We will explore how bias plays out in […]

Middle School Matters – Newton Public Schools Community Forum

Zoom Newton, MA

Please join the Newton Public Schools for an informative community forum with guest speaker Phyllis Fagell. Ms. Fagell is a licensed clinical professional counselor, certified professional school counselor, journalist, and author of the best-selling book “Middle School Matters: The 10 Key Skills Kids Need to Thrive in Middle School and Beyond—and How Parents Can Help.” […]

Drug Use is on the Rise: How to Identify the Signs in Your Child or Loved One

Zoom Newton, MA

This event will highlight the types of drugs that are circulating in our communities, ways to recognize the signs of drug use in your child or loved one, and how to talk with your kids about drug use before it starts. Hosted by the NWH Substance Use Services Council Wednesday, May 4, 2022 7-8:30 p.m. […]

Recurring

Put Your Oxygen Mask on First: Thriving Through the Post-Partum Period

This three-part lunch and learn series will help new moms navigate the physical, emotional, and social changes that come with the birth of a new baby. Hosted by the NWH Maternity Services Council Thursdays, May 12, 19 & 26, 2022 Noon-12:45 p.m. Register (registration will admit access to all sessions) Photo by Ignacio Campo on Unsplash

The Resilience Project Open House

Meet our leadership team and learn about The Resilience Project’s free services available for schools, parents, caregivers, healthcare providers, and the community to support youth mental health and wellbeing. Hosted by the NWH Resilience Project Wednesday, June 8, 2022 7-8 p.m. Register

Fern Walk at Saw Mill Brook

Sawmill Brook Conservation Area 93 Vine Street, Chestnut Hill, MA

This conservation area runs along Saw Mill Brook. We will see woods and swamps and Roxbury puddingstone outcrops, and nearly a dozen ferns and a club-moss. Meet at the parking area off Vine Street near Wayne Road. Wear long pants and bug spray. Bring any native fern you would like Don to identify.  Trip Leader: […]

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Newton’s Street Trees: Past, Present and Future

Trees growing along the roadways of Newton have been a part of the fabric of the community for over 100 years. How did these trees get here? What is their importance? What can we expect in the future? The City’s street trees provide incredible benefits to the public but also require thoughtful care, planning and […]

Free

Reach Your Customers Online with Google

Zoom Newton, MA

Join Bryan Caplan, Speaker for Grow with Google, for an info-packed webinar dedicated to growing your business online. In this 45-minute webinar, you'll learn how customers find your business online and how to promote your business using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Smart Campaigns in Google Ads. RSVP HERE   Photo by youssef naddam on […]

Walking Tour Season Opens June 25 in West Newton

Want to take a closer look at historic sites and landmarks around the City of Newton? Historic Newton is once again presenting walking tours this summer! We'll be visiting the Mount Ida campus, Newton Cemetery, and more. We also have a special bike tour planned. Information about the tours may be found here. The first tour […]