Upcoming Events

6th Annual Spring Fling International Festival

12:00 Noon-2:30 pm
Newton North High School, 457 Walnut St., Newtonville

This special event, co-sponsored with student volunteers of Newton ASC (All Students Care), will feature entertainment, lunch and fun. This event unites the students and seniors ofNewton for an enjoyable afternoon. If you have a specialtalent and would like to perform, contact Margaret Leipsitz at 617-796-1665 Space is limited.  Register for lunch at the Front Desk at 617-796-1660.  Free.  Location:  Cafeteria.

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  • Educational
  • Seniors
  • Teens

JCC All Camps Fair

2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center, 333 Nahanton St., Newton Centre

Meet the day, overnight and specialty (arts, sports, technology, science) camp directors and register for Summer 2017 at the Leventhal-Sidman Center  (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton.

JCC camp options for boys and girls from preschool to high school, with transportation from many locations in Greater Boston.  All are invited.  For more information, visit bostonjcc.org/camp or contact camp@jccgb.org or 617-244-5124

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  • Family

Westin Wind Quintet

2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Concert includes Hans Gal’s Divertimento, Op. 22, for flute, oboe, two clarinets, two French horns, bassoon and trumpet, and Ludwig Thuille’s Sextet for Piano and Wind Quintet, Op. 6. The performers will be:Michael Tabak, flute, Catherine Weinfield, oboe, Danby Cho, clarinet, Samantha Benson, French horn, Shu Satoh, bassoon.  With guest Artists: Sandy Lin, piano, Yhasmin Valenzuela, clarinet, David Meichle, French horn, Leah Reber, trumpet

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  • Cultural

Parkinson’s Support Group

Monday, March 27, 2017
10:30 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

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. Facilitated by James Demicco, retired primary care M.D. with a special interest in Parkinson’s Disease and related disorders.

Categories: 

  • Seniors

LGBT Elder Café

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
6:00 pm-7:20 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

We’ll enjoy dinner and conversation at these monthly gatherings. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of PhysicianOne Urgent Care. RSVP and or be to added to the email list to be notified of monthly gatherings to Julie Joy at 617-796-1674.

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  • Seniors

How (Older) Houses Work, Pt. 2

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Durant Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverly Ave., Newton

Does your older home delight but also confound you? This two-session workshop presents the fundamentals of building science and describes how to diagnose building problems, particularly in older homes. Explore the joys and challenges of historic preservation in two dynamic sessions led by Peter Yost of BuildingGreen, Inc. Yost has been building, researching, teaching, and consulting on high performance homes for nearly 30 years.

Categories: 

  • Educational

Storytime at the Museums: Architecture

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
10:30 am
Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street, Newton

Newton was home to one of the nation's first professional female architects, Annie Cobb.

Categories: 

  • Cultural

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