Upcoming Events

MBTA CharlieCard Event

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Save yourself the trip to Downtown Crossing! Applicants must be 65 (or turning 65 within two months); bring a photo ID that includes a birthdate. Newton Senior Center staff will take your picture, and the MBTA will mail your Senior Charlie Card in4-6 weeks.  No registration required.   Free.

 

Newton residents only.

 

Categories: 

  • Seniors

White Line Woodcut Workshop

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
6:30 pm-9:30 pm
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Amy MacGregor-Radin

Learn this low-tech method to hand-print colorful images. The white line woodcut or Provincetown print method was devised in the early 1900’s in Provincetown by a group of artists who were working to simplify traditional Japanese woodblock printing. Your white line printed images can be as simple or complicated as you would like. Materials fee $40. 3 Wednesdays, 5/10, 5/17 & 5/24.
Register Here.  

Fee: $135.00

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Workshop: Nature Printed Shirts

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
6:30 pm-9:30 pm
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Arlene Bandes

Design, make, and wear a one-of-a-kind hand printed shirt using natural objects such as leaves, flowers, and shells. Explore the process of removing dye from fabric to reveal the colors hidden beneath. Bring at least one pre-washed shirt (black, 100% cotton is recommended) or material to print.
Register Here.

Fee: $55.00

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Workshop: Nature Printed Shirts

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
6:30 pm-9:30 pm
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Arlene Bandes

Design, make, and wear a one-of-a-kind hand printed shirt using natural objects such as leaves, flowers, and shells. Explore the process of removing dye from fabric to reveal the colors hidden beneath. Bring at least one pre-washed shirt (black, 100% cotton is recommended) or material to print.
Register Here.

Fee: $55.00

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Employment & Training Resources

Thursday, May 11, 2017
9:30 am-1:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Participants will learn how to organize and start their job search plan, as well as how to maneuver through the three phases and ten check points involved in the search. Space is limited, registration is required. Call the Framingham ETR Career Center at 508-766-5700 to secure a seat. The program will be facilitated by Douglas Cole.

LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

 

Categories: 

  • Educational

Murder Mystery Book Club

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

Cosponsored with the Newton Senior Center, the Club meets each month to discuss books with a mystery theme. Discussion led by Library staffer, Kathleen Hennrikus. May’s book is Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier and June’s book is The Woman in Cabin by Ruth Ware No pre-registration required. For questions, contact Kathleen, at 617-796-1360.  third floor Rear Arc

Categories: 

  • Seniors

Clutter Support Group

Friday, May 12, 2017
2:30 pm-3:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Come get support from others while learning strategies for de-cluttering. This program is co-sponsored by the Newton Department of Senior Services and Riverside Community Care.

For more information, contact Karin Lehr 617-969-4925, ext 5958

Categories: 

  • Seniors

Angels and Villains

Friday, May 12, 2017
7:00 pm
Newton City Hall, 1000 Commonwealth Ave. Newton Centre

Spend a thrilling evening with good and evil operatic heroes and heroines. Opera arias, duets, trios and quartets from Don Giovanni, Rigoletto, Lucia de Lammermoor, Carmen, Demon, Iolanta, as well as from Commonwealth Lyric Theater’s award-winning past opera productions.  The concert features an international cast of soloists presented by Commonwealth Lyric Theatre.

Categories: 

  • Cultural

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