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.
Second Wednesday of every month
This group is open to all family caregivers of seniors. Learn from and share with other participants who are caring for an older family member. The goals of the group are to provide each other with support, learn about resources, and share ideas.mmunity Shreddin Space is limited. Register with Case Manager Emily Kuhl at 617-796-1672. Free.
Discussion led by Library staffer Kathleen Hennrikus. December is reader’s choice! Bring a favor-ite book to discuss. No pre-registration required. For questions, contact Kathleen, at 617-796-1360. Location: Room B, first floor
Pepperkaker are considered a traditional Christmas cookie in Norway, although the idea and practice of Christmas cookies are relatively new traditions beginning in the 1800s. Even still, pepperkaker is one of the oldest cookies, having been in Norway for around 400 years.