Upcoming Events

Daytrip to the Peabody Essex Museum

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
10:00 am-4:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Trip to the Peabody Essex Museum” tour & independent exploration Current exhibits: XYZT: A Journey in 4 Dimensions; All the Flowers Are for Me; Lunar Attraction; MegaCity: India’s Culture of the Streets; Importing Splendor: Luxuries from China; Stickwork: Patrick Dougherty (outdoor exhibit) Raven’s Many Gifts: Native Art of the Northwest Coast; Double Happiness: Celebration in Chinese Art; “It’s Alive!” Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection.

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  • Seniors

Top Tips for Getting a Job in Today’s Job Market

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Navigating the current job market can be challenging, whether you are a professional, in-between jobs, re-entering the work force or trying to identify a new career path. Join Boston Globe Job Doc columnist, Patricia Hunt Sinacole, for an interactive evening packed with information to help your job search become more productive, including:Networking tips, A job seeker’s elevator speech,The use/misuse of social media in a search,Résumé and references,Job search statitics

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  • Educational

Respectful Beats Returns

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

"Respectful Beats™ is an interactive drumming workshop program for senior citizens. The program uses drumming as a means to improve concentration, help with coordination challenges and develop creativity! Let your inner musician shine while meeting others and drumming to the music of the past! Generously sponsored by Newbridge on the Charles Assisted Living and Memory Care. Register for a reminder call at 617-796-1660. Free

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  • Seniors

Comic Book Workshop Series Starts

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
6:30 pm-8:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

In this series of workshops we'll learn about comic book drawing, story telling, structure, paneling and more!  Each meeting will focus on a different part of the creative process, and by the end you'll have a comic book of your own! This is a four-part series and we ask that you try to commit to coming to all four. Register online. Grades 7-12. 

CONTACT:  Liz 6177961360 teens@newtonfreelibrary.net LOCATION: Teen Area

 

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  • Teens

SCORE: Help for Small Businesses 9:0

Thursday, October 19, 2017
9:00 am-2:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

SCORE volunteers provide area small business owners with free, one-hour counseling and advice sessions as follows: - Weekly on Thursdays in the morning/early afternoon- The second Wednesday of the month in the late afternoon/evening.

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  • Local Business

Birding Class and Walk

Thursday, October 19, 2017
9:00 am-11:00 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Rain date Friday, October 20th, 9:00-11:00 a.m. Join Pete Gilmore at 9:00 a.m. for a talk about birding in Newton. At 9:30 a.m. we will carpool over to Cold Spring Park (Beacon Street in Newton) for a birding walk. We hope to see, and hear, some permanent resident birds as well as some fall migrants. The latter birds are on their way south. We will meet at the end of the parking lot accessed from Beacon Street. Go in the entrance, turn left and go to the end, near a small terminal circle. We’ll be back at the center by 11:00 a.m. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660.

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  • Seniors

SCORE: Help for Small Businesses

Thursday, October 19, 2017
9:00 am-2:00 pm

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SCORE: Help for Small Businesses

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

SCORE volunteers provide area small business owners with free, one-hour counseling and advice sessions as follows: - Weekly on Thursdays in the morning/early afternoon- The second Wednesday of the month in the late afternoon/evening.

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  • Local Business

iStorytime

Thursday, October 19, 2017
10:00 am-11:00 am
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Watch and listen to a story, sing songs and play instruments, join in for an activity and craft.   Aimed at kids up through age 4. 

 CONTACT: Newton Free Library 617.796.1360 LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

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  • Kids

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