Virtual 5K and Walk for INDEPENDENCE


The Carroll Center for the Blind’s 9th Annual 5K & Walk for INDEPENDENCE, presented by PLAN of MA & RI, is going virtual! NEW THIS YEAR, the Walk for INDEPENDENCE will launch a 5K run option as well as a Blindfold Challenge, which will be supported by National Braille Press. With a virtual walk or […]

PJ Library Woodland Art Hike

Rock Meadow Conservation Area, Mill Street Belmont, MA, 02478 Rock Meadow Conservation Area Mill Street, Belmont

Grab a page from nature's coloring book as you celebrate spring with a hike in the woods. Make a simple drawing to fill in and embellish with objects you collect from nature. Does your creation have mossy or pine needle hair? Flower petal or leaf striped clothes? Let your creativity decide! All health guidelines will […]

Storytime Online!

Virtual Newton

Join us on Historic Newton's Facebook page for a story and craft every Wednesday, or view previous programs anytime. Our target audience is children ages birth through age 3 but everyone is welcome! Storytime is made possible with support from  Learn More

Spring Special at the Museum Shops

Jackson Homestead and Museum @ 527 Washington St, Newton, MA 02458, USA

Looking for an alternative to ball games? Pick up the Game of Graces ($22.45), a 19th century game of tossing wooden hoops decorated with colorful ribbons, fun for children and adults. This game and all online shop merchandise may be ordered and picked up from the porch of the Jackson Homestead on Fridays from 10 a.m. to […]

PJ Library Shabbat Circle Time

Spy Pond Park, 56 Pond Lane Arlington, MA, 02474 Spy Pond Park, 56 Pond Lane, Arlington

Gather and meet other families for a socially distanced circle time with Shabbat-themed stories and songs at Spy Pond park. Bring your own blanket. Masks required for everyone over the age of 2. In case of rain, a Zoom link will be provided. For more information, join JCC Metro North Family Connection on Facebook or contact or 617-841-8009. […]

Time for Partners Outdoors – Spring 2021


Time for Partners is Back! Welcome spring and welcome back to another session of Time For Partners Outdoors! Join us for an outdoor art & music program for children 18 months to 4 years (with an adult). For COVID safety, Time for Partners will take place outdoors at The Cove (picnic area near the hut) […]

SPY KIDS: A Drive-In Movie Event

Aquinas Parking Lot 15 Walnut Park Newton, MA 02458 Aquinas Parking Lot, 15 Walnut Park, Newton

Newton Community Pride is excited to announce our first Drive-In Movie of 2021! Bring your friends and family and watch SPY KIDS on a 40 foot screen from the comfort and safety of your car at the former Aquinas College parking lot off of Jackson Road. Tickets and registration required. $25 per car. Limited Capacity. Tickets […]