Indigenous Peoples Day Ceremonial Celebration

Albemarle Field Off Watertown Street, Newton, MA

Join us at Newton’s second official Indigenous Peoples Day Ceremonial Celebration with music, dance, poetry, food and the visual arts of Native artists from across the northeast.

Matt Heaton Family Singalong

Druker Auditorium, Newton Free Library 330 Homer Street, Newton, MA

Matt Heaton brings an infectious energy to his sing alongs. Peppered with well known classics and a few soon-to-be classics, and performed with panache on guitar & banjo, Matt makes music […]

The Write Stuff

Newton Free Library 330 Homer Street, Newton, MA

Does your child like to write? Are they in second grade? Then this program is for them! This second grade writing program meets monthly. Each month we will learn about […]

Newton Early Childhood Fair

Newton Free Library 330 Homer Street, Newton, MA

Join us for an early childhood fair hosted by Family ACCESS Community Connections.  Aimed at parents and caregivers of children ages birth to 8.  We will have early childhood resources […]

Walking Tour of Newton Highlands with Historic Newton

Newton Highlands Congregational Church 54 Lincoln St, Newton Highlands

How did Newton Highlands grow from a rural crossroads at Centre Street and Route 9 into the vibrant village that we know today? Our tour takes you past key landmarks […]


World Hunger Day Community Meal Packing

St Marys Espiscopal Church 258 Concord Street, Newton, MA

For World Hunger Day, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church will host a community meal-packing event. It’s a fun, community service-orientated way for all people of all ages to learn more about global […]

Green Newton’s GreenEXPO at Newton’s Harvest Festival

Newton Centre Green Center Street, Newton, ma

Green Newton will host this year’s GreenEXPO on Sunday, October 16, 11AM-4PM, on the Newton Centre Green, in conjunction with the City of Newton’s Harvest Festival. There will be interesting exhibits, fun […]

Book Club The Lost Girls Of Willowbrook

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

In her most powerful novel to date, New York Times bestselling author Ellen Marie Wiseman masterfully viscerally evokes the real-life Willowbrook State School, the infamous Staten Island, New York, mental institution that […]

Little Beats

Newton Free Library 330 Homer Street, Newton, MA

Join Little Beats for 30 minutes of yoga inspired movement in the new children’s program room! This event is best for ages 1 - 5 and their adults, but all […]

Draw Along: Black Cats

Newton Free Library 330 Homer Street, Newton, MA

Draw Along Creatures continues with a focus on black cats! After creating a drawing of this animal from simple shapes, the artist instructor will show you how to create scenes from just your imagination. […]

Halloweek – Vanessa Tried and the Jumping Monkeys

The Street Chestnut Hill 33 Boylston Street, Newton, MA

Join us for a special glow-in-the-dark, family-friendly Halloween concert with Boston’s beloved, Parents Choice Award-winning kids band, Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys! Vanessa is known for her engaging, interactive […]

Irish Dance!

Newton Free Library 330 Homer Street, Newton, MA

Come see The O’Shea Chaplin Academy of Irish Dance perform their reels and jigs! They have been teaching children age 4 and up for over 65 years, and their dancers have […]


Auburndale Cove West Pine St, Newton

Part scavenger hunt, part tag, and a whole lot of awesome! Join us for this Halloween-themed orienteering adventure. Teams of 2 - 5 people will search the woods to find […]

Free Environmental Warriors Webinar


The First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton invites the entire Newton community to an online workshop on opportunities for collective environmental action — working together for energy and hope. Learn about local and […]

The Street Trick or Treat

The Street 33 Boylston Street, Newton, MA

A sweet celebration – Trick or Treat at The Street is back! Join us for special treats from local businesses, character meet n’ greets with Chase, Skye, Bluey, Elmo, and […]