Upcoming Events

Kids Night Out (Ages 7-13)

Friday, October 6, 2017
6:00 pm-10:00 pm
West Suburban YMCA, 276 Church St., Newton

Drop off your kids for a fun Friday night with YMCA qualified childcare staff. We order pizza for dinner and keep the children entertained with games, swimming, movies and sports. $25 per child for WSYMCA members and $30 for non-members. A 20% discount is offered per child for those with two or more children. Go out for the night and take advantage of this low-cost alternative to hiring a babysitter.

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  • Family
  • Kids

Daytrip: Football at Boston College

Saturday, October 7, 2017
1:15 pm
Newton City Hall

Watch BC play nationally-ranked Virginia Tech at 2pm. Virginia Tech is a perennial challenger for the ACC Conference Championship. Join us on the field for a special “photo op” at the end of the game, and see a special welcome on the score board! This program is co-sponsored with the Newton Housing Authority, Newton at Home, the Newton Department of Parks & Recreation, and Lasell Village. The van used for this trip is not handicapped accessible. Departure: Newton City Hall (Outside, in front of Main Entrance) 1:15 p.m.

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  • Athletics
  • Seniors

Movie: Tangled

Saturday, October 7, 2017
2:00 pm-3:45 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

When the kingdom's most-wanted bandit, Flynn Rider (Zachary Levi), hides in a convenient tower, he immediately becomes a captive of Rapunzel (Mandy Moore), the spire's longtime resident. Crowned with 70 feet of magical golden hair, she has been locked away for years and desperately wants freedom. 

Contact:  Newton Free Library    617-796-1360    Location: Druker Auditorium

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  • Cultural
  • Family

Calyx Trio Concert

Sunday, October 8, 2017
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

The critically acclaimed Calyx Piano Trio features Nina Ferrigno, piano, Catherine French, violin and Jennifer Lucht, cello. All seasoned chamber musicians; they have given chamber music concerts throughout the U.S. and abroad, exciting audiences with their expressive ensemble playing and brilliant virtuosity. They will perform Mendelssohn’s Trio in C Minor, Op. 66 and William Bolcom’s Introduzione e Rondo:  Haydn Go Seek.

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  • Cultural
  • Family

Free Family Fun Night

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
6:00pm - 7:00pm
276 Church St, Newton, MA 02458 in the Gymnasium

Free Family Fun Night Join the West Suburban YMCA for an hour of free family fun. All are welcome to enjoy gym activities, a bouncy house, and snacks courtesy of The Belmont Savings Bank Foundation.

Visit the West Suburban YMCA's website for more information. 

 

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  • Family

FREE Family Fun Night @ the Y

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
7:00 pm-8:00 pm
West Suburban YMCA, 276 Church St., Newton

 Join us for an hour of free family fun! Family Fun Nights are open to the community. All are welcome to enjoy gym activities, a bouncy house and snacks courtesy of The Belmont Savings Bank Foundation. 

 

 

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  • Family

Movie: A Man Called Ove

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
1:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Despite being deposed as president of his condo's resident association, 59-year-old misanthrope Ove continues to plague his neighbors with dictatorial demands. But when Ove's new neighbor runs over his mailbox, the old crank finds he's met his match. Starring Rolf Lassgard and Bahar Pars. PG-13. 1 hour, 56 minutes. 

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  • Seniors

Ending Ageism, or How Not to Shoot Old People

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

In Ending Ageism, or How Not to Shoot Old People award-winning writer and cultural critic Margaret Morganroth Gullette confronts the ways people aging past midlife are portrayed in the media, by adult offspring; the esthetics and politics of representation in photography, film, and theater; and the incitement to commit suicide for those with early signs of “dementia.” In this original and important book, Gullette presents evidence of pervasive age-r

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  • Cultural
  • Family
  • Seniors

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