Historic Book Club Meeting

Zoom Newton, MA

Historic Newton's History Book Club meets regularly to discuss books about history. Meetings are free and open to all. Simply read the designated book in advance and come prepared to discuss it at the meeting. If you are not already on our Book Club list and you would like to receive notifications, please send your […]

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Storytime is held at the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds

Kendrick-Durand House and Grounds 286 Waverley Avenue, Newton, MA

Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. Storytime Storytime is held at the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds on the first Wednesday of each month. On other Wednesdays, join us on our Facebook page for a story and related craft especially for children under age 3. Storytime is generously sponsored by Hampden Design + Construction.

Plant Swap

Kendrick-Durand House and Grounds 286 Waverley Avenue, Newton, MA

Saturday, June 11, 10:00 a.m.-Noon Plant Swap Join us for our annual event started by Mary Morganti that brings together garden enthusiasts to swap plants and other garden items. If you don’t have plants to trade, you can still attend. Admission is free. The event is supported in part by the Harmony Foundation.

The Refugee Experience: Stories from Our Neighbors

Zoom Newton, MA

People facing humanitarian catastrophes in their native countries have sought refuge in the United States throughout history. Join us for a panel discussion with neighbors whose families were forced to leave Austria, Cambodia and Haiti. These individuals will speak about their countries of origin, their families’ exodus and their adjustment to the U.S. This program […]