Walking Tour of Newton Cemetery – Great Inventions

Newton Cemetery & Arboretum 791 Walnut Street, Newton Center

Our Great Inventions tour goes to Newton Cemetery to see the final resting place of people who invented items both useful and fanciful, including the microwave oven and the flat-bottom […]

An Evening with Paul Theroux

Hummingbird Books 55 Boylston Street, Suite 5510, Chestnut Hill, MA

Join us for an evening with Paul Theroux to celebrate the release of his latest book, The Bad Angel Brothers. Paul Theroux will be celebrating the release of his latest […]

No Child…

Saint John's Episcopal Church 96 Otis Street, Newton

Join Newton Theatre Company for the kickoff performance of their 10th season, brought to you by the team behind Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992. No Child… is a tour-de-force exploration of the New […]


Hankus Netsky and Janice Octavia Allen

28 Austin Street Plaza 28 Austin Street, Newton, MA

Newton’s own Hankus Netsky and soloist Janice Octavia Allen bring their impressive talents to Newtonville to kick off the Fall Village Concert Series.  They wowed the crowd during the 7th […]

Mass for the Endangered

Emmanuel Church 15 Newbury Street, Boston, MA

Join Cappella Clausura and the Shift Orchestra Project for a multimedia musical experience! This September, immerse yourself in Sarah Kirkland Snider’s “Mass for the Endangered”, a moving composition for choir […]

$15 – $30

Playdance Pop Up @ Cold Spring Park!

Cold Spring Park Beacon St, Newton, MA

Join us at Cold Spring Park for our popular Playdance Pop-Ups! Enjoy a fun, family dance party where music and movement come together to encourage exploration and imaginative play with […]


Food As Medicine: Eating For Life

Virtual Newton, MA

Join us for a community conversation on healthy eating for chronic disease prevention featuring an overview on optimal nutrition, a healthy cooking demonstration and Q&A with Newton-Wellesley Hospital expert clinicians.

Kids Night Out – Fall Fest

The Dance Academy 94 Rowe Street, Newton

Kids ages 5-11 are invited to join us on September 16th from 5:30-8pm for our Fall Festival. Dancing, games, craft, pizza and popsicles will be provided. Cost is $60/child. Please […]


Monarch Festival

Wellington Park Kilburn Road, West Newton, MA

Join us for this FREE festival to learn how you can help the recently endangered Monarch butterfly *Butterfly kids activities and crafts *Native milkweed seed & plant exchange *Pollinator garden […]

Museum Day

Jackson Homestead 527 Washington Street, Newton, MA

Enjoy free admission to the Jackson Homestead or the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds during this national day of museum discovery. Download a free ticket to visit today between 10:00 a.m. […]

Newton Free Library presents Spring Fling


Join us for the library’s annual fundraising gala as we honor authors Dan Shaughnessy (Wish it Lasted Forever: Life with the Larry Bird Celtics) and Lisa Napoli (Susan, Linda, Nina and Cookie: The Extraordinary Story […]

Spring Fling

Main Lobby

Join us for the library's annual fundraising gala as we honor authors Dan Shaughnessy (Wish it Lasted Forever: Life with the Larry Bird Celtics) and Lisa Napoli (Susan, Linda, Nina […]