Balance the mind and body and have fun with Afro-Latin drums, bells, and shakers from around the world with master teaching artist Cornell “Sugarfoot” Coley. Generously sponsored by Stone Rehabilitation & Senior Living. Register for a reminder call at 617-796-1660. Free.
This group is 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 community support. Betsy Simmons is a holistic health educator, spiritual care provider, and mindfulness teacher. For questions, call Program Coordinator Ilana Seidmann at 617-796-1670.
The Mindfulness Meditation Group will meet on the first and third Thursdays of the month. 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. [...]
Come to the Newton Senior Center to enjoy some holiday cheer! Steve Rudolph’s Swing Fever Trio will perform some of the most popular songs of the 30’s, 40’s, and 50’s, with special emphasis on holiday music. You’ll hear the music of George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, Frank Sinatra, Elvis, and much more. Generously sponsored by All at Home Healthcare.
Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free.
(Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, & Queer)
We’ll enjoy dinner and conversation at these monthly gatherings. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Center Communities of Brookline. RSVP to be added to the email list to be notified of monthly gather-ings. RSVP to Julie Joy at 617-796-1674.
In this affecting true story, 5-year-old Saroo is adopted by an Australian couple after losing his way in the urban jungle of Kolkata. More than two decades later, new mapping technology prompts Saroo to search for his lost family in India. Starring Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, and Nicole Kidman. 2016. PG-13. 1 hour, 58 minutes.
The Presti Group will provide popcorn.