Upcoming Events

Home Safety Modifications: Preventing Winter Falls

Friday, December 8, 2017
2:00 pm-3:30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

This interactive workshop will review risk factors for falls and how to address them, steps you can take to help prevent winter falls, and easy home modifications to make your home safe year round. Led by Beth Bryant, Injury
Prevention & Outreach Coordinator from Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660. Free.

Categories: 

  • Seniors

Clutter Support Group

Friday, December 8, 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

Girls Who Code

Friday, December 8, 2017
4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

girls who codeWant to learn how to build an app, design a video game and change the world through code? Join the Girls Who Code (GWC) Club! GWC is a national non-profit organization leading the movement to inspire, educate and equip girls with the computing skills they need to pursue 21st century opportunities.

Categories: 

  • Teens

Saturdays at the Movies: Cars 3

Saturday, December 9, 2017
2:00 pm-3:50 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

It's Saturday movies at the library  This week's movie: Cars 3, rated G.  Runtime 109 minutes.

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Family

Klezmer and More

Monday, December 11, 2017
7:00 pm-8:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

http://downloads.newtonfreelibrary.net/programs/EK%20images/12_2016/wx12_15_Concert_Bill_Wise.jpgJoin us for a lively concert of Jewish folk and klezmer music with clarinetist Bill Wise and pianist/accordionist Joanne Baker. Bill Wise is a composer of klezmer and other genres.

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Family

Free Family Fun Night

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
6:00pm - 7:00pm
276 Church St, Newton, MA 02458 in the Gymnasium

Free Family Fun Night Join the West Suburban YMCA for an hour of free family fun. All are welcome to enjoy gym activities, a bouncy house, and snacks courtesy of The Belmont Savings Bank Foundation.

Visit the West Suburban YMCA's website for more information. 

 

Categories: 

  • Family

Monthly Make: Dreamcatchers

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Join us as we learn the art of making dreamcatchers. We’ll use traditional materials and learn about the history and cultural significance of the object. Ages 18+. 

CONTACT:  Sara Levine 617.796.1360 slevine@minlib.net
LOCATION: 3rd Floor

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Classical Piano Concert

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
1:00 pm-2:00 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville\

Archie Richards will perform a classical piano concert that will include music of Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Liszt, and Grieg. Mr. Richards studied piano at the Longy School in Cambridge, MA. He plays concerts throughout New England, mostly in retirement homes. Free, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Wingate at Chestnut Hill. Register with the Front Desk at 617-796-1660.
Free.

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Seniors

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