Upcoming Events

Movie: Rogue One

2:00 pm-4:15 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves. Rated PG-13.

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  • Cultural

Annual Golf Tournament at the Y

1:00 pm-8:30 pm
West Suburban YMCA, 276 Church St., Newton

Join Y staff and volunteers at the Nashawtuc Country Club in Concord, MA for one of our premier yearly events. The tournament benefits the Y's Annual Fund - providing financial assistance to local families in need. Registration includes 18 holes with a cart, lunch, dinner, player gifts and prizes for the winners of fun competitions like longest drive, closest to the pin, etc. For more information please visit wsymca.org/golf, or contact Rosie Carey at 617-244-6050 x3099.

 

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  • Athletics

Landscape Painting Workshop: Abstraction En Plein Air & Studio

1:00 pm-4:00 pm (6/19-22)
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Katherine Miller

Make the journey from direct observation to abstraction. Class will be conducted both outside, en plein air, and in the studio. Emphasizing a minimalist approach to composition, students will learn to reference lines found in landscape and incorporate their memories of nature into their work. Oil or acrylic painters welcome. Previous painting experience recommended. 4-day Intensive, Monday-Thursday, 6/19-6/22.

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  • Cultural

Coloring Drop-In

1:30 pm-3:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Express your “color creativity!” All materials are included. No pre-registration required. Free.

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  • Seniors

Supercharged Painting: Oil and Acrylic Workshop

5:00 pm-8:00 pm (also 6/26, 7/10 and 7/17)
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: John Murray

This class combines an active studio atmosphere with an experimental approach to painting. Students of all levels will improve techniques and experiment with new ways of making art. Class encourages figurative and abstract approaches and will include individual critiques to help students develop their personal voice. 4 Mondays, 6/19-7/17. No class 7/3.
Fee: $240.00 Registration Required: Register Online, or call us at 617.964.3424.

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  • Cultural

Winnie the Pooh Picnic

10:30 am-11:00 am
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Bring your favorite stuffed animal and picnic lunch and join the children’s librarians for a fun sing-along. We’ll start in Druker, and then move outside to the Winnie the Pooh and friends statues for our picnic.

CONTACT::  Newton Free Library  617.796.1360

LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

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  • Family
  • Kids

Caregiver Support Group

1:30 pm-3:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Open to all family caregivers of seniors. Learn from and share with other participants who are caring for an elderly family member.

 Register with Case Manager Emily Kuhl at 617-796-1672. Free.

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  • Seniors

Ice Cream Party

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

Stop by the Library to celebrate the beginning of summer with ice cream provided by J.P. Licks and Minute-to-Win-It games. While you’re here pick up information on the Teen Summer Reading program. Get involved as we explore the theme, “Build a Better World” with programs throughout the summer. Log your reading throughout the summer and help us reach our teen goal of 400,000 minutes. If we reach our goal we’ll get a community prize (i.e.

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  • Family
  • Kids

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