People with Parkinson’s Disease, Caregivers and family members are all invited to attend. This is a forum to share experiences and learn from one another. Faciliated by James Demicco, retired primary care M.D. with a 10-year history of Parkinson’s.
This is a class designed for novices. Students bring home a beautiful medium sized fresh cut flower arrangement, great for brightening their day or for gift giving. Classes will be in a relaxed, fun atmosphere with instruction. No need for students to bring anything but enthusiasm.We provide fresh-cut flowers, clean recycled vases and tools of the trade. Artist Barbara Mulford has been preparing fresh flowers for a vintage breakfast restaurant for seeral years. She brings her tried and true secrets for flower buying, cutting, arranging and prolonged freshness. [...]
A blizzard is coming! Engineer a tree house to withstand high winds and save skiers from a wild mountain avalanche. With two exciting activities, this hands-on workshop gives participants a chance to plan, build and test their designs against the forces of nature. Presented by the Museum of Science. For kids entering grades 1-3 with accompanying adult, and kids entering grades 4-6 with an adult encouraged. Druker Auditorium
Little Beats presents family yoga for kids ages 1-5 and their adults. We'll meet outside near the Winnie-the-Pooh statue. Space is limited. Please pick up a ticket at the desk in the children's room starting half an hour before the program begins. Contact: Children's Room 617-796-1370.
Are you a genius at Jeopardy!? A consumer of crossword puzzles? Come join the fun and test your mastery of useful (and useless) information! Some of your favorite library staff will challenge players with 4 rounds of questions from a variety of categories. Stretch your brain and win great prizes! Come alone or with friends. Teams can be up to 6 people, and we can match you with fellow devotees. Refreshments will be provided. [...]
Have fun playing chess with general instruction and open play. All levels welcome.Chess sets, puzzles, and strategy will all be provided. For ages 6-9. Contact: Children's Room 617-796-1370 Location: Teen Area
Newton Centre Green, Langley Rd & Centre St, Newton Centre
One of Boston;s finest award-winning bands for families, Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys, make their Newton Center debut with a rousing, interactive show for kids of all ages. Friends are also invited to join in a parade. This is a FREE event and open to all.