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Drop by for Makerspace Open Studios
Drop by for Makerspace Open Studios @ Newton Free Library
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day
Drop by for Makerspace Open Studios @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Open studio hours are Mondays 3:00-6:00 pm (except the 1st & 4th Mondays), Wednesdays 2:00-9:00 pm, Thursdays 9:30 am-Noon and Fridays 2:00-5:00 pm. Learn new skills like painting, 3D printing and sewing.
Minuteman Library Crawl and Scavenger Hunt 10:00 am
Minuteman Library Crawl and Scavenger Hunt @ Newton Free Library
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Minuteman Library Crawl and Scavenger Hunt @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Mark your calendars for this year’s Minuteman Library Crawl and Scavenger Hunt! Spend the day visiting local libraries; find out what’s special about each one and what they have to offer you and your family.[...]
Joint Art Reception for Bruce Wilson & Studio 7 7:00 pm
Joint Art Reception for Bruce Wilson & Studio 7 @ Newton Free Library
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Joint Art Reception for Bruce Wilson & Studio 7 @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
In Fog and Flow by Bruce Wilson, the photographs were made during the 2018 exhibition of multiple “fog sculptures” by Fujiko Nakaya that were installed in five locations along Boston’s Emerald Necklace. In Place by[...]
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STEAM and a Movie: Rocket Ships! 1:00 pm
STEAM and a Movie: Rocket Ships! @ Newton Free Library
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
STEAM and a Movie: Rocket Ships! @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Create your own rocket ship out of cardboard, and then park it in our auditorium as you stay to watch our Saturday movie, WALL-E! Rated G. Runtime 98 minutes. For kids ages 4-7 and their[...]
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Movie Mondays Screens Five Feet Apart 3:30 pm
Movie Mondays Screens Five Feet Apart @ Newton Free Library
Aug 5 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Movie Mondays Screens Five Feet Apart @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join us for our summer Movie Mondays! We’ll be watching Five Feet Apart (2019), rated PG-13. Runtime 135 minutes. For tweens/teens entering grades 6-12. Teen Area.
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Free Children’s Concert The Stacey Peasley Band 6:30 pm
Free Children’s Concert The Stacey Peasley Band @ Capt. Ryan Park
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Free Children's Concert The Stacey Peasley Band @ Capt. Ryan Park | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Free outdoor concert at Capt. Ryan Park.  Come join the fun as we celebrate National Night Out with the Newton Police Department.  Live music, food truck, kids activities and more.
DIY Wall Art 7:00 pm
DIY Wall Art @ Newton Free Library
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
DIY Wall Art @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Learn basic knots and patterns, beginners and enthusiasts welcome. Register online at http://newtonfreelibrary.net. Ages 18+. Makerspace.
Pajama Storytime 7:00 pm
Pajama Storytime @ Newton Free Library
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Pajama Storytime @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Come in your PJs for stories and songs. Geared towards ages 4 and up. Storytime Room.
Project Cosplay: Get Your Head in the Game 7:00 pm
Project Cosplay: Get Your Head in the Game @ Newton Free Library
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Project Cosplay: Get Your Head in the Game @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Our own cosplay pro, Julia Carlaw, will help you create the headpiece of your dreams! This includes antlers, crowns, ears and horns. Feel free to bring your own masterpieces and ongoing projects! For tweens and[...]
Tamarack Trio 7:00 pm
Tamarack Trio @ Newton Free Library
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tamarack Trio @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Returning after a 24-year hiatus, the Tamarack Trio will perform Mendelssohn’s Trio No. 1 in d minor, Opus 49, Haydn’s Trio in G Major, Hob. XV:25 (1795) and Haydn’s Trio in G Major, Hob. XV:25.[...]
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Space Cupcake Competition 4:00 pm
Space Cupcake Competition @ Newton Free Library
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Space Cupcake Competition @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Create your own space-themed cupcake masterpieces! Display your creations to a small panel of judges who will vote on the most creative cupcake. For tweens and teens entering grades 6-12. Teen Area.
Summer Reading Roundup 6:30 pm
Summer Reading Roundup @ Newton Free Library
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Summer Reading Roundup @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join Lisa and Sandy to share popcorn and the books we’ve been reading this summer! Bring some books that you have read to share with the group. For children going into first, second and third[...]
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Little Beats Dance/Yoga Party 4:30 pm
Little Beats Dance/Yoga Party @ Newton Free Library
Aug 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Little Beats Dance/Yoga Party @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join Little Beats outside by the Winnie-the-Pooh statue for a yoga/dance party! Bring a yoga mat. For families with kids ages 1-5. Rain location: Druker Auditorium. Online registration required at http://newtonfreelibrary.net
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Second Friday Anime 3:30 pm
Second Friday Anime @ Newton Free Library
Aug 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Second Friday Anime @ 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 favorite series, manga share and swap, anime-themed crafts, cosplay workshops, art trades and more! Yummy[...]
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Song and Dance Around the Planet 4:00 pm
Song and Dance Around the Planet @ Newton Free Library
Aug 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Song and Dance Around the Planet @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Dance to, sing along with, and experience traditional music from cultures across the world! Berklee graduate Sagit Zilberman performs and facilitates “Songs of Peace,” an interactive global music program. Druker Auditorium.
Robbery of the Heart 7:00 pm
Robbery of the Heart @ Newton Free Library
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Robbery of the Heart @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join us for a screening of Robbery of the Heart. Ten years in the making, the film recounts the true story of Wetter, Germany. Between 1938 and 1942, all 122 of Wetter’s Jews either escaped[...]
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New Session Added! Murder by the Book Club 10:00 am
New Session Added! Murder by the Book Club @ Newton Free Library
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
New Session Added! Murder by the Book Club @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
For this month, Shallow Graves by Jeremiah Healy will be discussed. Info contact: Kathleen Hennrikus at khennrikus@minlib.net. Room B.
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Free Music Reading Course 11:00 am
Free Music Reading Course @ First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Free Music Reading Course @ First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Beginners and more experienced singers are welcome. The course is free, with donations to the FUUSN music program gratefully accepted. There are 4 sessions – come to 1, or 2, or all of ‘em. Here’s[...]
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Movie Mondays Screens The Princess Bride 3:30 pm
Movie Mondays Screens The Princess Bride @ Newton Free Library
Aug 19 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Movie Mondays Screens The Princess Bride @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join us for our summer Movie Mondays! We’ll be watching The Princess Bride (1987), rated PG. Runtime 98 minutes. For tweens/teens entering grades 6-12. Teen Area.
End of Summer Celebration with Ed Popielarczyk the Magician 6:30 pm
End of Summer Celebration with Ed Popielarczyk the Magician @ Newton Free Library
Aug 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
End of Summer Celebration with Ed Popielarczyk the Magician @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join us for our end of summer celebration featuring our favorite magician, Ed Popielarczyk. We will be enjoying ice cream from Cabot’s Ice Cream. Everyone who participates in our Out of This World! Summer 2019[...]
Free Music Reading course 7:00 pm
Free Music Reading course @ First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Free Music Reading course @ First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton | St. Louis | Missouri | United States
Beginners and more experienced singers are welcome. The course is free, with donations to the FUUSN music program gratefully accepted. There are 4 sessions – come to 1, or 2, or all of ‘em. Here’s[...]
Typewriter Poetry 7:00 pm
Typewriter Poetry @ Newton Free Library
Aug 19 @ 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 spot! Grades 7-12. First floor Lobby.
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Free Music Reading course 7:00 pm
Free Music Reading course @ First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Free Music Reading course @ First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Beginners and more experienced singers are welcome. The course is free, with donations to the FUUSN music program gratefully accepted. There are 4 sessions – come to 1, or 2, or all of ‘em. Here’s[...]
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Rockabye Beats 10:00 am
Rockabye Beats @ Newton Free Library
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Rockabye Beats @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Come dance, sing and get a little loco with original and contemporary music the whole family will enjoy! Rockabye Beats includes Spanish songs, freestyle dance, an instrument show and tell, a live guitar performance and[...]
Hidden History of Boston 7:00 pm
Hidden History of Boston @ Newton Free Library
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Hidden History of Boston @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Boston is one of America’s most historic cities, but it has quite a bit of unseen past. Author and Boston by Foot docent, Dina Vargo, will shine a light into the cobwebbed corners of Boston’s[...]
Tween/Teen Summer Celebration 7:00 pm
Tween/Teen Summer Celebration @ Newton Free Library
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Tween/Teen Summer Celebration @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Celebrate the end of Out of This World! Summer 2019 with space-themed Minute-To-Win-It games and ice cream! For tweens and teens entering grades 6-12. Teen Area.
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Free Music Reading Course 7:00 pm
Free Music Reading Course @ First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Free Music Reading Course @ First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Beginners and more experienced singers are welcome. The course is free, with donations to the FUUSN music program gratefully accepted. There are 4 sessions – come to 1, or 2, or all of ‘em. Here’s[...]
Learn the Art of Chinese Paper-Cutting (Ages 18+) 7:00 pm
Learn the Art of Chinese Paper-Cutting (Ages 18+) @ Newton Free Library
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn the Art of Chinese Paper-Cutting (Ages 18+) @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Learn the art of Chinese paper-cutting in a hands-on workshop led by award-winning paper-cutter, Quinten Jin. View samples of Quinten’s beautiful work which will be on view in the Main Hall display cases August 2-29.[...]
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Anime Movies Screens Patema Inverted 3:30 pm
Anime Movies Screens Patema Inverted @ Newton Free Library
Aug 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Anime Movies Screens Patema Inverted @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
In addition to Second Friday Anime, we’ll also have Anime movies this summer! Our second movie is Patema Inverted (2013). Runtime 99 minutes. Snacks & refreshments will be provided. For teens/tweens entering grades 6-12. Teen[...]
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Learn the Art of Chinese Paper-Cutting (Ages 12-17) 2:00 pm
Learn the Art of Chinese Paper-Cutting (Ages 12-17) @ Newton Free Library
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Learn the Art of Chinese Paper-Cutting (Ages 12-17) @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Learn the art of Chinese paper-cutting in a hands-on workshop led by award-winning paper-cutter, Quinten Jin. View samples of Quinten’s beautiful work which will be on view in the Main Hall display cases August 2-29.[...]
Movie Series Screens Muppets from Space 2:00 pm
Movie Series Screens Muppets from Space @ Newton Free Library
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Movie Series Screens Muppets from Space @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Gonzo discovers that his long-lost relatives are aliens from a distant planet. Rated G. Runtime 88 minutes. Druker Auditorium.
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Back to School Hacks 3:30 pm
Back to School Hacks @ Newton Free Library
Aug 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Back to School Hacks @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Looking for ways to make back to school easier? Join us to make fun and unique items that will make you stand out at school! For tweens entering grades 5-7. Teen Area.
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Vision Board 101 6:30 pm
Vision Board 101 @ Newton Free Library
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Vision Board 101 @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Are you ready to take the next step? Create a vision board to stimulate positive outcomes in your life. By using visualization and the law of attraction, you can add another dimension to your idea[...]
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