Kids Club Dropoff Centre Street Food Pantry

In 2021, we provided 6,000 Kids Club bags to families in need. And they are still a hot item. Kids Club gets a bag that includes breakfast, lunch, and snack foods into the hands of all families with children. And we can always use donations. It’s very easy – pack a handled bag with all […]


Historic Newton At-Home Dinners

Enjoy an intimate gathering of neighbors at an historic Newton home for dinner and some history. Proceeds will support Historic Newton. Owners of some of Newton's historic houses are inviting you into their homes for home-cooked dinners for groups of 10-12 guests. At each home, enjoy an intimate gathering of Newton neighbors while a local […]

Empty Bowls – Centre Street Food Pantry

A handmade bowl. A simple meal. A way to give. One of the best evenings in the Pantry year is just around the corner. For now, please save the date. We’ll have more information coming soon…


Spring Seedling Sale

Newton Community Farm 303 Nahanton Street, Newton, MA

We're growing 27,000 seedlings for our annual Spring Seedling Sale. We'll have all your favorites, plus some new varieties this year. Our plan is to bring back the in-person sale at the Farm on May 14–⁠15, from noon to 3 pm. More details to come. Thank you to Pat Costello, Pat Freysinger, Meghan Gill, Julie Irish, Helen […]


Family FunFEST

Newton City Hall 1002 Commonwealth Ave, Newton Center, MA

The festival is a celebration of art and entertainment for all ages, including live musical performances, Tanglewood Marionettes production, carnival amusement rides, arts & crafts workshops, live public art events, and more. Estimated attendance 3,000.

Pasta Making Workshop with Matt Durham

Zoom Newton, MA

Join our Director of Education Matt Durham as we explore the joys of fresh pasta together! We will go over different pasta doughs and their cultural significance, as well as techniques you can take back to your home kitchens. The workshop will prepare you to make three different styles of pasta, using a variety of […]

Juneteenth Celebration!

Newton North High School Cafeteria 457 Washington Street, Newton, MA

The 2022 Juneteenth celebration takes place at Newton North High School. Historic Newton is collaborating with the New Arts Center for a public reading of Frederick Douglass' 1852 speech about the meaning of July 4. Also learn more about the history of Juneteenth at the event. Remember how amazing last year’s Juneteenth event was? (Check […]

Cafe Martin CCALS Fundraiser

Cafe Martin West Street 7 West Street, Newton, MA

CCALS Fundraiser Many of you know that CMWS opened in honor of John Martin who passed from ALS in October of 2018. July 5th is his birthday and he would have been 55 this year. Let’s celebrate him and raise money for our Compassionate Care ALS Falmouth Road Race team. More details to follow but […]

Festival of the Arts Kickoff Event

Baramor 45 Union Street, Newton, MA

Support Newton Community Pride and the Linda Plaut Newton Festival of the Arts at Baramor, 45 Union Street, Newton Centre all month long! Throughout July, Baramor will be donating $3 to NCP every time you order one of their select craft beer "charity pours". And don’t forget to join us on the Baramor patio July 20th from 6 to 8pm to kick off the […]