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.[...]
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.
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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.
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. [...]
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.
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. [...]
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. [...]
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