Upcoming Events

Parkinson’s Support Group

Monday, November 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

Greening Our Community Series

Monday, November 27, 2017
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Join us for the Greening Our Community series, cosponsored by Green Newton. The series features speakers who address a variety of environmental topics of local and global interest. Info here.

LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

Categories: 

  • Educational

LGBTQ Elder Café

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

(Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, & Queer)
We’ll enjoy dinner and conversation at these monthly gatherings. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Center Communities of Brookline. RSVP to be added to the email list to be notified of monthly gather-ings. RSVP to Julie Joy at 617-796-1674.

Categories: 

  • Seniors

Job Seekers Worshop

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
9:30 am-1:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

A program for job seekers will be given by a trainer from the One-Stop Career Center in Framingham. They are also the program cosponsor. Registration is required, space is limited.  Please call 508 766-5700 to secure a seat.
LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

Categories: 

  • Local Business

Wednesday Movie: A Tale of Love and Darkness

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
1:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Bringing to life the memoir of celebrated Israeli author Amos Oz, this affecting drama depicts his early years, when his family was swept up in the turbulence and violence of Israel's founding as a nation. Starring Natalie Portman. 2016. PG-13. 1 hour, 38 minutes. This film is subtitled.  The Prresti Group will provide popcorn.

Categories: 

  • Seniors

TRIPPS Transportation Fair

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
1:30 pm-3:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Visit our Transportation Fair to learn about the many
transportation options available to you! Come learn about all the transportation options (MBTA, The Ride, Yellow Taxi Vouchers, parking stickers, ride hailing) available to seniors in Newton, meet vendors from transportation resources, and get one-on-one help downloading smartphone ride-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft. This program is co-sponsored with TRIPPs. No pre-registration required.

Categories: 

  • Seniors

MBTA Senior CharlieCard

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
arrive between 2:00 pm and 3:30 pm sharp
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville\

Applicants must be 65 (or turning 65 by December 13th). You will receive a Senior CharlieCard in the mail without having to apply in person downtown.
1) Bring a photo ID that includes your city of residence (Newton) and your birthdate (65+)
2) Senior Center staff and volunteers will take your photo and apply for a Senior CharlieCard on your behalf
3) The MBTA will mail your Senior CharlieCard to your home in 4-6 weeks Free. Newton residents only.
 

Categories: 

  • Seniors

Books & Brownies

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Join us for the parent/guardian and teen book club and enjoy brownies! This month we'll be discussing Burn Baby Burn by Meg Medina. Grades 9-12 and their adult are welcome! Check our website for more information about Books & Brownies. 

CONTACT: Newton Free Library 617.796.1360
LOCATION: Teen Area

Categories: 

  • Teens

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