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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

Computer Help

Thursday, October 2, 2014
1:30 PM-3:30 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.

Categories: 

  • Educational
  • Seniors

Paint Night

Thursday, October 2, 2014
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Every time you will paint something different based on modern and contemporary artist masterpieces. Teacher will bring a painting that will serve as a source of inspiration so students can explore color, shape, and composition coming up with their own artwork.

Categories: 

  • Cultural