Upcoming Events

Medicare Prescription Advantage Program Informational Session

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
2:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Presentation: 2:00-2:45 p.m. Optional sign-up workshop: 2:45-3:30 p.m. (assistance with application, and explanation of supporting documentation) Learn about Prescription Advantage, which is a state-sponsored pharmacy assistance plan that can lower your prescription drug costs. It also allows you to change your Medicare plan. It may help you when you reach the "donut hole", or if your Medicare drug plan isn't working for you. If your annual income is less than $36,180 (single) or $48,720 (married), Prescription Advantage is FREE.

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  • Seniors

Free Family Fun Night

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
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

Mini Trip to Rockport

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
10:00 am-
Rockport MA
Enjoy harbor views and sightseeing as your stroll down famous Bearskin Neck.  
We have three dates to choose from: July 12th, Aug 9th or Sept 13th 
Cost $10.00 Please call Newton Parks and Recreation for registration : 617-796-1506
 

Writing College Essays That Make a Difference

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Get some great strategies for writing a college application essay that can make the difference between a “Yes” and a “Maybe.” We’ll look at case studies of successful essays, and students who have had the opportunity to have their essays assessed by Dr. Schwartz (http://writeadvantage.net), who taught writing at Harvard and Wellesley for twenty-five years.

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  • Teens

Friendly Newton

Thursday, September 14, 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

(PLAAN) Interactive Community Session Hear Results and Help Set Priorities  Sessions will be held at the Newton Free Library During the first half of 2017, over 300 residents shared their vision with PLAAN of how Newton could become better equipped to serve the needs of our aging population including how to address social isolation, increase mobility, and improve housing options. Join these two sessions to hear the results and provide feedback for what should be the priority actions going forward. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796- 1660. Free.

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  • Seniors

“Goodbye Summer!” Party

Friday, September 15, 2017
1:00 pm-2:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Enjoy a Hawaiian-themed meal at a “luau” party where we will savor the last bit of summer. Be entertained by singer Tommy Rull, with a Musical Journey through the Years. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Benchmark Senior Living and abot Park Village

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  • Seniors

Henna Tattoo Workshop

Friday, September 15, 2017
4:;00-5:45 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Learn about the art and history of mehndi – henna tattooing! Manisha Travedi, a professional henna artist from Henna Café, will come to the Library to share the art of henna with tween and teens. Come to the library for your own henna design. For grades 5-12. Register online.

CONTACT:  Liz  617-796-1360 teens@newtonfreelibrary.net LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

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  • Educational

Opening Reception: Color:Coded

Friday, September 15, 2017
6:00 pm-8:00 pm
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Color:Coded, on view September 15 through October 21 in the Main Gallery 

Curated by: Michael Covello Odalla and Alison Terndrup 

Featuring: Alison Chen, Zhiwan Cheung, Michael Covello Odalla, Trenton Doyle Hancock, Kalup Linzy, Noelle Mason, Desiree Moore, Beth Plakidas, Elizabeth Schneider, Saya Woolfalk, and Michelada Think Tank

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  • Cultural

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