Upcoming Events

Make It: Paper Airplanes

7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Nothing makes you feel like a kid again like making paper airplanes. From basic flyers to advanced darts, these origami wonders will have your imagination soaring. This hour-long program will start with the basic paper airplane fold Dart, a six-step airplane that’s simple, but sophisticated. While folding, you'll learn about the mechanics of flight, including a basic introduction to aerodynamics.

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  • Educational

Mentalist Preston Heller

7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

A mentalist primarily deals with matters of the minds. Numerous abilities are associated with this designation. Among them are thought implantation, divining information held secret, predictions, reading body language and voice patterns and much more. Join mentalist Preston Heller for a unique program that promises to fascinate the intelectually upscale and challenge your notions of how the world works.

Please bring a non-perishable food item to benefit the Newton Food Pantry.

LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

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  • Educational

Tour De Newton deadline to register is TODAY!

8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Register NOW for the 5th annual BIKE NEWTON Tour de Newton, a family friendly, guided bike ride that goes through all 13 villages of Newton.  Riders can start from any village, stopping at the next village where they were greeted with history, water and treats.  Have fun, learn new routes around Newton and meet other great people in Newton.  Also have a contra route for faster ri

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  • Educational
  • Family

Bereavement Support Group

10:30 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

This group will be a safe place to reflect on our losses (separation from or death of loved ones, end of life, etc.) We will explore meditations, writing, poetry and simple rituals and share strategies for self-care and com-munity support. Betsy Simmons is a holistic health educator, spiritual care provider and mindfulness teacher who facilitates workshops in self-care, grief, bereavement and legacy building.

Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660

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  • Seniors

Mindfulness Meditation Group

Continuing every other week through June, we will be offering sitting meditation and yoga sessions. 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. Come on a light stomach and bring a water bottle. No previous experience required.

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  • Educational

Health Maintenance Clinic

9:30 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Get your blood pressure checked and ask the Public Health Nurse questions about your medications. No pre-registration required; just show up

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  • Seniors

Book Club

10:00 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

In June we will discuss: African Slum.   All are welcome! Free.

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  • Seniors

Watercolor Workshop - Loosen Up!

12:00 pm-3:30 pm
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Lisa Goren

Watercolor can seem daunting, but this workshop is designed to help loosen your approach to the medium, feel more capable with the paints, and find out how rewarding it can be. Focus on working with water, color mixing, understanding paper, and using the strengths (and weaknesses) of the medium. Work with a wet-on-wet approach using different surfaces and methods. Materials not provided.Fee: $125.00

Registration Required: Register Online, or call us at 617.964.3424.

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  • Cultural

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