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, […]

Pride Themed TRILLFIT Cardio Dance

The Street 33 Boylston Street, Newton, MA

Join us on The Green for a very special PRIDE themed dance cardio class with TRILLFIT, blending Beyonce-worthy choreography with multiple rounds of HIIT to sweat your way to a […]

Burying Grounds Clean-Up

Join us for spring cleaning at one of Newton’s three historic burying grounds through NewtonSERVES. Everyone is welcome, but advance registration is required. Choose one of the Historical Burying Grounds […]

Bike Rodeo

Newton South High School 140 Brandeis Road, Newton, MA

Bike Rodeo For children in grades K-6 that are comfortable riding a bike independently.  Celebrate safe biking and review bike riding skills with MA Safe Routes to Schools instructors on […]

ELL – Walking on Newton’s Trails and at Historic Spots

Off Site

Practice English while exploring Newton's many paths in nature conservations areas and at cultural sites, such as Hemlock Gorge, Bullough's Pond, Nonantum Village, Angino Farm, and Mt. Ida Estate. For […]

Pajama Time!


Get ready for bed by listening to these stories and songs that will help you drift off to dreamland. Put on your pajamas, cuddle with a loved one, and bring […]

Front Desk Book Club

Teen Area

Take part in a lively conversation about Kelly Yang's Asian Pacific American Award-winning Front Desk. This is a lead-up event to our author visit with Kelly Yang on May 17th […]

ELL – Beginner Conversation Group

3rd Floor Rear Arc

A conversation group for beginner English language learners. No registration is required. Come when you can! This class meets in person (on the third floor of the library) on Tuesday […]

Outdoor Wake-Up Sunshine Storytime (Weather Permitting)

Off Site

Join us for outdoor storytimes on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Start your day with stories, songs and rhymes led by Newton Free Library Children’s Librarians. For children 0-4 and their caregivers. […]

LIVE Club Meeting: Speakers from HEET

442 Lexington Street

In 2008, a handful of local people, terrified by climate change, organized work parties on weekends to cut emissions and energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient. The […]