Low Vision Support Group

1:00 pm-2;30 pm
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

This group is sponsored by the Massachusetts Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired. In September hear from Bob McGillivray, Rehabilitation Engineer and Certified Low Vision Therapist for the Carroll Center for the Blind. In October welcome Jim Bunnell, Executive Director of the Tacking Information Center (T.I.C.) For more information, call Low Vision Volunteer Trudy at 617-969-7084.

 

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  • Seniors

Blood Drive

1:00 pm-6:00 pm
Scandinavian Living Center—Nordic Hall, 206 Waltham St, West Newton

 To register go to redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code "Scandicenter".

Streamline your experience by going to RedCrossBlood.org/RapidPass to complete your donation Reading and health history questions

 

 

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  • Family

Parkinson's Support Group

10:30 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

People with Parkinson’s Disease, Caregivers, and family members are all invited to attend. This is a forum to share experiences and learn from one another. Facilitated by James Demicco, retired primary care M.D. with a special interest in Parkinson’s Disease and related disorders. 

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  • Seniors

Parkinson’s Support Group

10:30 am-11:30 am
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

People with Parkinson’s Disease, Caregivers, and family members are all invited to attend. This is a forum to share experiences and learn from one another. Facilitated by James Demicco, retired primary care M.D. with a special interest in Parkinson’s Disease and related disorders. 

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  • Seniors

Movie: Loving Recounting

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

A landmark chapter in the struggle for civil rights, this absorbing drama depicts the 1958 arrest and imprisonment of Richard and Mildred Loving for violating Virginia's law against interracial marriage. Starring Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga. PG-13. 2 hours, 3 minutes

The Presti Group, an independent real estate agency in Newtonville, Twill be providing free popcorn to movie-goers. The company’s motto is, “We go the Extra Block.” 

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  • Seniors

Movie: A Man Called Ove

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

Despite being deposed as president of his condo's resident association, 59-year-old misanthrope Ove continues to plague his neighbors with dictatorial demands. But when Ove's new neighbor runs over his mailbox, the old crank finds he's met his match. Starring Rolf Lassgard and Bahar Pars. PG-13. 1 hour, 56 minutes. 

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  • Seniors

Movie: Hidden Figures

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

Hidden Figures In the race to space between the United States and the Soviet Union during the Cold War, three black female mathematicians play a key role in launching astronaut John Glenn into outer space, making him the first American to orbit Earth. 2016. Starring Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer. PG. 2 hours, 7 minutes.

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  • Seniors

Movie: Southside With You

1:00 pm-4:00 pm (6 Mondays)
Newton Senior Center, 345 Walnut St., Newtonville

Chronicling a fateful summer day in 1989 when a Harvard Law student wooed a pretty young attorney by taking her on a memorable South Side Chicago date, this engaging romantic drama charts the beginnings of Barack and Michelle Obama's relationship. Starring Parker Sawyers and Tika Sumpter. 2016. PG- 13. 1 hour, 24 minutes. 

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  • Seniors

Tiger's Loft Lunch

12:00pm-1:15 pm
Newton North High School’s Tiger’s Loft Restaurant

Enjoy a meal prepared by students in the Culinary Arts program.  October’s entrée choices are Seafood Newburg Served over Puff Pastry or Braised Short Ribs. A shuttle will be provided between the Lowell Avenue parking lot and the entrance to Tiger’s Loft Bistro, from 11:30 to 1:45. The shuttle will also pick up at the Newton Senior Center at 11:30 a.m. $5 per lunch. Register early; space is limited. Make check payable to Newton Senior Center and note your telephone number and entrée choice. Or, pay by credit card ($1 convenience fee required) by calling 617-796- 1670

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  • Seniors

Tiger’s Loft Lunch

12:00pm-1:15 pm
Newton North High School’s Tiger’s Loft Restaurant

Enjoy a meal prepared by students in the Culinary Arts program. September’s entrée choices are Lemon Pepper Chicken or Stuffed Sole with Crabmeat Stuffing.  A shuttle will be provided between the Lowell Avenue parking lot and the entrance to Tiger’s Loft Bistro, from 11:30 to 1:45. The shuttle will also pick up at the Newton Senior Center at 11:30 a.m. $5 per lunch. Register early; space is limited. Make check payable to Newton Senior Center and note your telephone number and entrée choice. Or, pay by credit card ($1 convenience fee required) by calling 617-796- 1670

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  • Seniors

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