SCORE: Help for Small Businesses

9:00 am-2:00 pm
Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton Centre

 

  Every Thursday, 9:00 am                

SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) volunteers will provide area small business owners with free, one-hour counseling and advice sessions. Registration is required. Click here to schedule a 1-hour session or call 617-565-5591 for information. All sessions will take place in the second floor Meeting Room 2H (adjacent to the Computer Center).

Categories: 

  • Educational

Alex the Jester

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

Laugh ‘til you cry with Alexander, King of Jesters. He’s dazzled audiences on Showtime, America’s Got Talent and Off-Broadway in NY. This medieval fool’s wild sight gags, amazing stunts and playful spirit will take you to another world. For Ages 5+.

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Kids

Paint Bar Special Invitation

12:45 pm-3:30 pm
The Paint Bar, 823 Washington St., Newton

      In a relaxed social setting with great music, our fabulous instructors will guide you step-by-step through our      session’s painting.
Absolutely no experience is necessary! At the end of the session you’ll be amazed at the artwork you’ve created.
If you have ever been curious about the paint bar, this is for you! If you have never painted before, this is for you! If you think you can't paint a straight line, this is for you! If you are looking for a fun, new experience, that you have never tried before, this is for you!

COST:  $35

 

Categories: 

  • Cultural
  • Seniors

Monthly Make: Cupcake Decorating

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

Have you ever wanted to learn cake decorating but didn’t want to invest in all the equipment? Here’s your chance to practice on cupcakes! Join one of our librarians as they show off their cake.

Categories: 

  • Family

“Hooked on Newton” – Yarn Public Art

7:00 pm
Cultural Center, Newton City Hall

Be part of a creative, public art project that will certainly get everyone “Hooked on Newton”. Using Crystal Lake as our palette, we plan to install your knitted and crocheted images of birds, flowers, water,[...]

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Glass Mosaic

10:00 AM-12:00 PM
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Michel L’Huillier

Learn the basics of the mosaic process, which incorporates pieces of glass or ceramic with grout to fit a square or rectangular substrate. Choose your glass from a wide selection of precut pieces and glue these pieces on the base. Michel will grout the panels and bring them back to the NAC within a week. Materials provided.
Register Here.

 

 

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Curator Workshop & COP Info Session

6:00-8:00 pm
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Henriette Huldisch

Presented as part of our “Curatorial Opportunity Program”, curator workshops feature presentations by curators about their projects and approaches to curating contemporary art, and invite participants to engage in dialogue about curatorial ideas. This workshop will feature Henriette Huldisch, curator at MIT’s List Visual Art Center. Following the presentation, participants will have the opportunity to learn more about NAC’s open call for curatorial proposals.

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Drawing and Painting Dog Portraits

1:00 pm-4:00 pm
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Katherine Miller

Discover how to sketch and paint your favorite pet or animal in a realistic or abstract way. Learn how to select the source photos to work from and ways to sketch and transfer images to canvas or paper. Use pencil, charcoals and/or paints to mix colors, create shade, fur, whiskers, and layers of colors to create special effects, features, shapes and dimensions. Materials not provided.
Register Here.

Categories: 

  • Cultural

Glass Mosaic

10:00 AM-12:00 PM
New Art Center, 61 Washington Park, Newtonville

Presented By: Michel L’Huillier

Learn the basics of the mosaic process, which incorporates pieces of glass or ceramic with grout to fit a square or rectangular substrate. Choose your glass from a wide selection of precut pieces and glue these pieces on the base. Michel will grout the panels and bring them back to the NAC within a week. Materials provided.
Register Here.

 

 

Categories: 

  • Cultural

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