homepage

Upcoming Events

Stand-Up Comedy Show!

1:00 pm-2:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Laughter is the best medicine! Comedian David Shikes will make us all laugh, with some great stand-up comedy. He promises to be funny, while remaining appropriate. A five-time Marathon runner, he’s a retired bookseller and an avid reader. He certainly has the “stuff” to entertain us! He’s been making folks laugh in MA and NH for over five years.

Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free.

Categories: 

  • Seniors

Shopping Galore at 2 West Newton Church Holiday Fairs

Saturday, December 3, 2016
9:00 am-3:00 pm
Second Church in Newton, 60 Highland St. & First Unitarian Society, 1326 Washington St., West Newton

Holiday items beckon!  Stalls and tables spill forth treasures new and old, at 2 churches within a block of each other:  Second Church, UCC, 60 Highland St. (starts 9:00 am) and First Unitarian Society of Newton, 1326 Washington St. (starts 9:30 am).

Categories: 

  • Family

Poinsettia Festival!

Saturday, December 3, 2016
10:00am-6:00pm
Corpus Christi-St. Bernard, 1524 Washington Street, West Newton

poinsetta festival!Decorate for the Holidays!

Categories: 

  • Family

Newton Holiday Craft Show

Saturday, December 3, 2016
10 AM- 5 PM
Newton City Hall

It happens every holiday season…“What can I get for Aunt Sarah? My next-door neighbor’s baby? My boss?”  With over 50 talented artisans displaying their one-of-a-kind treasures, you are sure to find something for the most discerning person on your shopping list at the Newton Holiday Craft Show on Saturday, December 3rd, at Newton City Hall, from 10am – 5pm.  Admission is Free!

A Finnish Christmas Celebration

Saturday, December 3, 2016
1:00 pm-6:00 pm
Scandinavian Cultural Center, 206 Waltham St., West Newton

Finlandia Foundation-Boston invites you for a concert featuring Soprano Ilona Jokinen, accompanied by Pianist Olga Rogach. 

The concert will be followed by a traditional Finnish Christmas dinner.

Tickets:  $30

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Movie: The BFG

Saturday, December 3, 2016
2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

  A girl named Sophie encounters the Big Friendly Giant who, despite his intimidating appearance, turns out to be a kind-hearted soul who is considered an outcast by the other giants because, unlike them, he refuses to eat children.  Director:  Stephen Spielberg          rated PG.  Runtime 117 minutes.                   Location: Druker Auditorium

Contact: Children's Room   617-796-1370  

Categories: 

  • Kids

Violin Graduation Recitals

Saturday, December 3, 2016
2:45 and 3:45pm
United Parish of Auburndale, 64 Hancock St. Auburndale, MA 02466

Free, family-friendly, open to the public. Teenage violin students of the Suzuki School of Newton will perform their advanced repertoire together in a recital/graduation ceremony celebrating their completion of levels of the Suzuki method. Come and see what your child could aspire to in a few years!

suzukinewton.org

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Educational
  • Family
  • Kids
  • Teens