Newton Arts Calendar

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Call for Artists 9:00 am
Call for Artists @ Newton Free Library
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm
Call for Artists @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
The Newton Free Library is seeking proposals of two-dimensional, original work by local artists for July-December 2020 shows. Exhibiting policy[...]
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Freestyle Learning Innovator’s Program (FLIP) 1:00 pm
Freestyle Learning Innovator’s Program (FLIP) @ Newton Free Library
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Freestyle Learning Innovator's Program (FLIP) @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Experience what the library has to offer for the homeschooling community! Each month will have a different theme that is[...]
Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids 4:00 pm
Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids @ Newton Free Library
Oct 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Over the course of six weeks we will learn about theater, readers’ theater and prop-making. The culmination will be an[...]
Storytime Adventures 4:00 pm
Storytime Adventures @ Newton Free Library
Oct 3 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Storytime Adventures @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
This month’s theme is Owls. Space is limited. Tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program at the desk[...]
Joint Art Reception for Jim Kociuba & Daniel Dyer 7:00 pm
Joint Art Reception for Jim Kociuba & Daniel Dyer @ Newton Free Library
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Joint Art Reception for Jim Kociuba & Daniel Dyer @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Jim Kociuba’s The Komorebi Series is inspired by the Japanese word “Komorebi” which describes the way sunlight filters through the[...]
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Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) 11:15 am
Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) @ Newton Free Library
Oct 4 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Look, listen, touch and play! Children will enjoy a storytime and activities to explore age-appropriate concepts. Tickets will be available[...]
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Queen of Katwe Movie Screening 2:00 pm
Queen of Katwe Movie Screening @ Newton Free Library
Oct 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Queen of Katwe Movie Screening @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
A young girl in Uganda is introduced to chess. Her rapid success in the game brings about unexpected life changes.[...]
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Homestead Hayfest 12:00 pm
Homestead Hayfest @ Jackson Homestead
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Homestead Hayfest @ Jackson Homestead | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Drop in for a day of old-fashioned fun at our annual hands-on family festival. Try your hand at butter making,[...]
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Anime/Manga Club 4:00 pm
Anime/Manga Club @ Newton Free Library
Oct 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Anime/Manga Club @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Meet and hang out with lovers of all things anime! Activities will range from anime screenings to discussion of our[...]
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Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids 4:00 pm
Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids @ Newton Free Library
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Over the course of six weeks we will learn about theater, readers’ theater and prop-making. The culmination will be an[...]
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Mythic Winds 2:00 pm
Mythic Winds @ Newton Free Library
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Mythic Winds @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Aubrie Dionne, flute, Alicia Rockenhauser, oboe, and Céline Ferro, clarinet, are Mythic Winds. Join them for a delightful afternoon concert[...]
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Music with Emily 10:00 am
Music with Emily @ Newton Free Library
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Music with Emily @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join Parents’ Choice Award-winning singer/songwriter, Emily Hall, for this sing-a-long musical adventure. With familiar tunes and some originals, visuals and[...]
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Freestyle Learning Innovator’s Program (FLIP) 1:00 pm
Freestyle Learning Innovator’s Program (FLIP) @ Newton Free Library
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Freestyle Learning Innovator's Program (FLIP) @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Experience what the library has to offer for the homeschooling community! Each month will have a different theme that is[...]
Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids 4:00 pm
Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids @ Newton Free Library
Oct 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Backstage: A Theater Workshop for Kids @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Over the course of six weeks we will learn about theater, readers’ theater and prop-making. The culmination will be an[...]
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Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) 11:15 am
Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) @ Newton Free Library
Oct 18 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Look, listen, touch and play! Children will enjoy a storytime and activities to explore age-appropriate concepts. Tickets will be available[...]
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Get It Write: The Nano Sessions for Teens 1:00 pm
Get It Write: The Nano Sessions for Teens @ Newton Free Library
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Get It Write: The Nano Sessions for Teens @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Get It Write is a two-hour workshop series, specifically designed for teens who write stories, poems and personal essays. Feel[...]
Metrowest NaNoWriMo Official Write In 1:00 pm
Metrowest NaNoWriMo Official Write In @ Newton Free Library
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Metrowest NaNoWriMo Official Write In @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
This event is for anyone who is working on a novel or needs a quiet space to work on their[...]
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Solo Piano Performance 2:00 pm
Solo Piano Performance @ Newton Free Library
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Solo Piano Performance @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Pianist Carlos Vargas will perform works by Bach, Gershwin/Wild, Bullumba Landestoy and Chopin. Mr. Vargas has a particular interest in[...]
9-Man Documentary Screening 4:00 pm
9-Man Documentary Screening @ War Memorial Auditorium, Newton City Hall
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm
9-Man Documentary Screening @ War Memorial Auditorium, Newton City Hall | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
A film by Ursula Liang, who grew up in Newton, takes us behind the scenes of 9-man volleyball, a Chinatown[...]
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Cool Stories and Snacks 7:00 pm
Cool Stories and Snacks @ Newton Free Library
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Cool Stories and Snacks @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Read aloud for older kids! Enjoy cool, strange, weird and wacky stories…and snacks! Grades 2 and up. Storytime Room.
Typewriter Poetry 7:00 pm
Typewriter Poetry @ Newton Free Library
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Typewriter Poetry @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Get creative with the monthly Typewriter Poetry group. We’ll use old-school typewriters and write poems for library patrons on the[...]
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The Nightingale’s Sonata 7:00 pm
The Nightingale’s Sonata @ Newton Free Library
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Nightingale’s Sonata @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join musician and author Thomas Wolf for a program on his book, The Nightingale’s Sonata: The Musical Odyssey of Lea[...]
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Teen Gallery Opening 4:00 pm
Teen Gallery Opening @ Newton Free Library
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Gallery Opening @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join us for the opening reception for the combined Newton North and Newton South High Schools show in our Teen[...]
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Overbooked: A Teen Book Club 7:00 pm
Overbooked: A Teen Book Club @ Newton Free Library
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Overbooked: A Teen Book Club @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Have too much to do? Want to add something else to your plate? Join our book club for over-scheduled teens![...]
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Story Music Fun 10:00 am
Story Music Fun @ Newton Free Library
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Story Music Fun @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join our staff for a fun-filled music storytime. Listen to a story, sing songs, play instruments and move your body[...]
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Get It Write: The Nano Sessions for Teens 1:00 pm
Get It Write: The Nano Sessions for Teens @ Newton Free Library
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Get It Write: The Nano Sessions for Teens @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Get It Write is a two-hour workshop series, specifically designed for teens who write stories, poems and personal essays. Feel[...]
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Women and Gender in Tagore’s Songs 2:00 pm
Women and Gender in Tagore’s Songs @ Newton Free Library
Oct 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Women and Gender in Tagore’s Songs @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join us for an intriguing look at what it was like to be a woman in the late 19th and[...]
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After Suffrage: A 20/20 Perspective on Women’s Rights, 1920 – 2020 7:00 pm
After Suffrage: A 20/20 Perspective on Women’s Rights, 1920 – 2020 @ Newton Free Library
Oct 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
After Suffrage: A 20/20 Perspective on Women’s Rights, 1920 – 2020 @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
How were women’s rights impacted once they gained access to the ballot in 1920? Join Barbara Berenson for a talk[...]
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