City Hall Strummers Ukulele Ensemble

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

We are a community ukulele ensemble with players of all levels.  We meet to strum and sing together and occassionally 'gig' in the community. Bring your instrument, a music stand and a care free attitude.  Link to our songbook here.

August Paintings Landscape Painting Workshops – Summer Series

August Paintings Studio @ 17 Breamore Road, Newton, MA, 02458

August paintings Summer landscape painting workshops Workshops will be held throughout the summer on the lawn outside my studio in Newton, MA. Each session will run 2 hours.  We will simplify step-by-step the landscape painting process, guiding you to create a beautiful 5x7” acrylic painting on wood to take home with you. Join us for […]

‘Akshaya’ (Everlasting)

Lexington Christian Academy @ 48 Bartlett Avenue, Lexington, MA, 02420, USA

A classic Indian dance thematic presentation that juxtaposes the traditional with the contemporary with Shiva as the muse. 'Akshaya' (Everlasting - Tradition Alive and Onwards) will showcase a team of accomplished, young dancers and musicians from the Greater Boston area. Akshaya employs the muse of Shiva to reinterpret tradition for today's performers and audiences. Tickets […]

Summer Concert Series – Krisanthi’s Classic Soft Rock

Newton Centre Bowl @ 69 Tyler Terrace, Newton, Massachusetts, 02459

Join us at Newton Centre Bowl* for our Summer Concert Series! Singer/songwriter/piano player Krisanthi Pappas and her band will be performing a set of music by Carole King, Carly Simon, Karen Carpenter, Linda Ronstadt and other classic soft rock favorites! Krisanthi has played throughout the U.S., Caribbean and most recently in Greece. She has performed […]

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 […]

Flying High Dogs–Live at the Hyde Bandstand

The Hyde BandStand 90 Lincoln Street, Newton, MA

Mike Piazza and his team of some of the most athletic Border Collies on the planet will perform a variety of Frisbee and other awesome tricks to entertain all ages! Mike is a multiple-time world finalist and world record holder in the sport of K-9 Frisbee and the world's current #1 Professional K-9 Frisbee performer. […]

Newtonians From Afar, Part 1

Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds @ 527 Waverley Ave., Newton, MA, 02458

  Learn about people who came to Newton from different parts of the world: why they immigrated, where they settled, and how they helped build our city. Our two-part series of videos introduces you to guest narrators telling the history of different immigrant groups. Watch excerpts from these videos and meet the narrators for Q&A […]


Afternoon Concerts at the Artful Pianos

Artful Piano concerts featuring Louise Ting, a Newton rising 2nd grader just back from a European competition.  Louise will play slections by Mozart and Tchaikovsky.  Bring a chair or a blanket for the grass, and enjoy these free performances by one of Newton's youngest virtuosos! Tour Schedule: Monday August 8th Coletti-Magni Park, Nonantum Tuesday August […]

India Day

Hyde Community Center 90 Lincoln St, Newton Highlands

India Day Celebration in Newton! Bring a picnic and enjoy an evening with diverse cultural performances, games, music, booths and hopefully sunshine at this family friendly event. An event to mingle with friends and make new ones from your neighborhood.

Summer Concert Series – The Love Dogs

Newton Centre Bowl @ 69 Tyler Terrace, Newton, Massachusetts, 02459

Join us at Newton Centre Bowl* for our Summer Concert Series! Take one red-hot horn section - we're talkin' alto, tenor, baritone saxes and trombone - down and dirty. Add liberal amounts of barrelhouse boogie-woogie piano and stinging Fender guitar. Pour over a funky and swinging rhythm section that Blues Review magazine called 'the best […]