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Computer Help

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut Street, Newtonville

Need help with computers, laptops or iPads?

Sign up with the Front Desk Receptionist for FREE one-on-one tutorials! Our tutors can help with the following: Basics, Camera, Craigslist, Excel, Email, Facebook, Games, Google, iPad, MAC, PC, Photoshop, Word.  All topics not available every week.

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  • Educational
  • Seniors

MS Fundraiser with Anthony Everett at Cook Restaurant

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook, 825 Washington Street, Newtonville

Cook, a Newtonville bistro, will begin its new Cook for Charity celebrity chef series by welcoming WCVB-TV host Anthony Everett of “Chronicle.”  Everett will roll up his sleeves and get cooking with Executive Chef/Owner Paul Turano as they serve up the special “Everett Flatbread,” designed by Everett himself from the open kitchen, wood-fired grill. The five ingredient flatbread (representing WCVB-TV’s Channel 5) will consist of: sausage, mushrooms, pepperoni, onions and meatballs with 100% of flatbread sales going direct

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  • Family
  • Kids
  • Seniors
  • Teens

Healthy Eating

Thursday, October 2, 2014
9:30 AM-12:00 PM thru November 13 (no class 10/16
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut Street, Newtonville

Learn, have fun, and improve your health at the same time. We cover healthy choices in each of the food groups, appropriate portion sizes, and how to read nutrition labels. The class includes a field trip to a grocery store and concludes with the class working together to plan, cook, and enjoy a healthy meal together. The last session will meet on November 13 at 1:00 p.m. for some time in the kitchen preparing our favorite healthy meals. Springwell, funded in part with a grant from the Tufts Health Foundation. Registration required, call 617-796-1660. Free.

Categories: 

  • Educational
  • Seniors

Every Child Ready to Read

Thursday, October 2, 2014
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer Street, Newton Centre, Druker Auditorium

   The process of learning to read starts long before children enter the classroom! The Every Child Ready to Read program helps parents, grandparents and other caregivers learn how to engage in talking, singing, reading, writing, and playing activities that develop important early literacy skills.

Categories: 

  • Educational
  • Family