Campus Center Theater, Mount Ida College, 777 Dedham Street
Since October, 2015, the Needham Newton Regional Chamber, in association with the city of Newton, the town of Needham and community stakeholders, has been developing a strategy for establishing the N2 Corridor as a hub for innovation-economy investment in Greater Boston. Join the Chamber and economic development consultant Camoin Associates for a presentation on the corridor as the plan comes to fruition. [...]
Computer Center, Newton Free Library 330 Homer Street
CodeCampKidz is sponsoring an introductory coding class at the Newton Free Library that will take kids with no experience coding and “work toward building skills and self-confidence by enabling them to create their own basic app pages with text, graphics, videos, and more.”
Over the course of four weeks throughout July, the students will meet once a week and use an eLearning platform to create projects and build apps. “By the end, students will have developed a coding space in which to work, and host pages for public display, if they so choose.” [...]
Abandoned on the surface of Mars after his crew concludes that he perished in a dust storm, astronaut Mark Watney must find a way to survive the planet's harsh environ-ment -- despite having only 28 days of supplies left. Starring Matt Damon. 2015. PG-13. 130 mins.
Save yourself the trip to Downtown Crossing! Applicants must be 65 (or turning 65 within two months); bring a photo ID that includes a birthdate.
Newton Senior Center staff will take your picture and send it with the application to the MBTA. The MBTA will mail you your Senior Charlie Card in 4-6 weeks. No registration required. Free. Newton residents only.
On Wednesday, June 28, Mayor Setti Warren will host the 5th annual Pan-Mass Challenge Newton Riders Reception.
The Pan-Mass Challenge, founded in 1980, is an annual bike-a-thon that raises more money for charity than any other athletic charity event. In the 37 years since philanthropist Billy Starr founded the organization, the PMC has raised $500 million for adult and pediatric care at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute through the Jimmy Fund. The challenge itself will take place on August 6 and 7, where cyclists will bike up to 192 miles with the goal of raising $46 million. The reception aims to raise awareness for the challenge and thank more than 170 riders who live in Newton. [...]
Free Ongoing Help for Area Small Business Owners: Every Thursday SCORE volunteers will provide area small business owners with free, one-hour counseling and advice sessions. Register (required) at boston.score.org or call 617-565-5591. Study Room 2H
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Looking for summer camps for your student?
OurNewton.org has a whole host of summer program and camp listings. Click on the photo, this link: http://ournewton.org/classes-and-camps or go to the top menu of this page and click on the "Community Guide".
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