Upcoming Events

SCORE Workshop for Entrepreneurs - Will Your Business Fly?

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
10:00 am-12:00 noon
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Everyone who considers starting a business believes he has a great idea. But does your idea have real potential to become a successful business? Will it be worth all the time and effort you’ll pour into it? Will it eventually be able to support you? In this free workshop, SCORE Mentor Ramesh Advani will walk you through key questions to help you evaluate the commercial feasibility of your idea. To register call 617-565-5591 or visit.

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  • Local Business

Hearing Screenings

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
11:00pm-Noon
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Attend a 10-minute hearing screening with a licensed Audiologist from the West Newton Hearing Center. If you already have hearing aids, they can clean and check them and replace the batteries. Call the Front Desk at 617-796-1660 to make a 10-minute appointment. Free.

These programs sponsosred with Library.  Make sure not already entered

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  • Seniors

Veteran's Time at the Senior Center

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
5:30-8:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Veterans and their families are welcome to come and socialize with fellow veterans, enjoy some refreshments, and get information about benefits, healthcare, employment, and housing. No registration required. 

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  • Seniors

ELL Tutor-Training Workshop

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
6:30 pm-8:30 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

In this four-session workshop participants will learn the principles of acquiring a new language, how adults learn, how cross-cultural considerations affect a person's ability to adapt to new ways of saying and doing things, and a variety of ELL teaching techniques that tutors can use with their learners.

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  • Educational

Adult Flu Clinic

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
2:00 pm-3:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Free flu vaccine for Newton residents ages 18 and up. No appointment needed. Medicare, MassHealth, and health insurance information requested but not required. For more information or to download the form in advance, please go to www.newtonma.gov/flu or call our Flu Hotline at 617-796- 1426.

Dichotomy and Dialog: LINE / COLOR by James C. Varnum

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

As experimental watercolorist James Varnum’s paintings are combinations of layered colors, movements and various textures on traditional watercolor papers and surfaces such as Yupo and Terra-Skin. These paintings are a synopsis of the artist’s experimentation and exploration of pigment, texture and lines. Mr. Varnum is President of the Newton Art Association. The public is welcome to attend the opening reception for this art show. Refreshments will be served.

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  • Cultural

Mindfulness Meditation Group

Thursday, October 5, 2017
7:90 pm-8:30 pm9
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

The Mindfulness Meditation Group will meet on the first and third Thursdays of the month. Breathing and meditation practice helps cleanse the body mind complex enhancing the feeling of well-being, bringing clarity and calmness within. Participate in gentle yoga poses, breathing practices and guided meditation. Use a chair or sit on the floor. No previous experience required.

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  • Athletics
  • Family

iPhone 101

Friday, October 6, 2017
2:00 pm-3:0i0 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

New to iPhones? Come learn the basics so you can get started with your device! We'll cover making calls, sending messages, setting an alarm, using maps, taking photos, Facetime and more! Taught by an instructor from the Newton Free Library.

Space is limited; register early. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free

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  • Seniors

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