Pete the Cat

11:00 am and 1:00 pm
JCC, 333 Nahanton St., Newton Center

For this groovy blue cat, life is an adventure no matter where you wind up! Don't miss this hilarious musical based on the popular Pete the Cat series of books by Kimberly and James Dean. For ages 3-9.

Tickets $18 and $15 (JCC Members only): 

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Kids

Trick or Treat at Our Museums

5:00 pm-7:00 pm
Jackson Homestead, 527 Washington Street., Newton

As you make the rounds with your children on Halloween night, please stop by the Jackson Homestead and Museum and the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds for treats and free museum admission tickets that may be used throughout the fall. Enjoy trick-or-treating at the historic homes that are part of the neighborhood.

Categories: 

  • Family
  • Kids

Marijuana in American History

7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverly Ave, Newton

Over the past 100 years, Americans have offered differing versions of the narrative that marijuana is a gateway drug but this theory is currently falling under increasing scrutiny. Historian Seth Blumenthal of Boston University evaluates this historical development that also reveals the current state of marijuana legalization in America. Free admission

 

Categories: 

  • Educational

Drop-In Halloween Crafts

1:30 pm-3:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Come to the library for some fun Halloween crafts.  Costumes encouraged! Ages 2-5.

CONTACT: Newton Free Library 617.796.1360

LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Kids

Mass Breast Cancer Coalition

6:30 pm-7:30 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

Margo Golden of the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) will give a program that will cover:

  • Politics of breast cancer and environmental impacts
  • The work of MBCC
  • A time for sharing on how breast cancer has impacted attendee's lives (whether their own journey or that of a family member, friend or loved one)

LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

 

CONTACT: Newton Free Library 617.796.1360 LOCATION: Druker Auditorium

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Educational

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