ELL – People Who Make the World a Better Place

Virtual

For homework, we'll read short articles about people who face challenges, live in interesting ways, or have something to teach us. In class we'll discuss the readings and go over vocabulary and grammar. This class is for high intermediate to advanced English learners. This class will start on Friday, April 8, at 9:00 AM, when […]

ELL – Let’s Talk About Food

Virtual

Let's Talk About Food is a class for intermediate to advanced English learners. We explore food traditions from other cultures and discuss how food is much more than just a source of energy; it also gives us health, social connection, and pleasure. We also discuss facts and myths regarding food and nutrition. This class meets […]

ELL – Improving Your Grammar

Virtual

We will learn about important aspects of English grammar, such as irregular verbs, the simple past, the present perfect, and comparatives. We will use the grammar in conversation and writing, and we will practice with various online tools. For intermediate English learners. The class meets on Zoom on Friday afternoons, from April 15 until June […]

Mini Watercolor Landscapes (Zoom)

Virtual

Paint along with us as we make a mini watercolor landscape and learn some fun techniques along the way! We'll follow a watercolor tutorial and create our own unique landscapes. Previous watercolor experience is welcome but not necessary for this creativity-sparking program. Kits will include: Watercolor paper Watercolor palette & brush Cardboard support board Painter's […]

Tree Planting Ceremony at Jackson Homestead

Jackson Homestead 527 Washington Street, Newton, MA

Celebrate Arbor Day with a ceremony to plant a new tree to replace the more than 200-year-old honey locust in the front yard of the Jackson Homestead that fell during a storm. See what Newton artisans created with wood from the tree at this outdoor event (weather permitting). This event is free. Let us know […]

Benefit Concert – Music with love for Ukraine

Newton Highlands Congregational Church 54 Lincoln St, Newton Highlands

Benefit Concert for Ukraine Newton Highlands Congregational Church 54 Lincoln St. Newton Highlands Featuring: Yevgenia Semeina - piano Vera Rubin -violin and viola All donations go to Cash for Refugees

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RLI: Live

Four Points by Sheraton

Part I, II, III, Graduate & Faculty Training $95.00 for Part I, II, III & Graduate $65.00 for Faculty Training $50.00 for Rotaractor To register click HERE  Note: Newton Rotary will reimburse your tuition. For information please contact Event Chairs: Linda Doliber - Site Chair - ldoliber@hotmail.com Sheryl Meehan, Regional Vice Chair - sherylmeehan@outlook.com Four Points […]

Textiles & Housewares Drive #1

Scandinavian Living Center

HELPSY is the largest clothing collection recycling company on the East Coast. In 2021, they helped to divert over 30 million tons of waste. Welcome Homeis a Newton non-profit that strives to provide families experiencing hardship with basic household items they need to live with dignity. They collect and redistribute like-new household items to dozens of […]

Bird Language for Teens and Adults

Nahanton Park and Nature Center 455 Nahanton Street, Newton, MA

Bird language is a universal language that has been forgotten in modern times. Our hunter-gather ancestors knew and used this skill to avoid danger and locate prey. That means, deep within us all, is the ability to learn and use this skill. Present-day hunter-gathers still use this skill today. Wildlife, too, use this skill in […]

Energy Fair

Mill Pond Elementary School

Be sure to visit the Energy Fair hosted by our friends at the Westborough Rotary Club! There will be speakers, exhibitors, and lots of interesting information on solar products, batteries, EVs, and more!