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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 at newtonfreelibrary.net under the About tab. Deadline: Friday, December 6, 2019 at 12 noon. Questions?[...]
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Scratch Club 7:00 pm
Scratch Club @ Newton Free Library
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Scratch Club @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Kids come for an hour to explore and work with Scratch (a free programming language designed at MIT) to create games, animation and stories. For grades 3 and 4. Space is limited. Tickets will be[...]
Sweet Reads 7:30 pm
Sweet Reads @ Newton Free Library
Sep 3 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sweet Reads @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Teens in grades 7-8 and their parents come together to talk about a new book each month and enjoy desserts! We’ll meet once a month on 9/3, 10/15, 11/5, 12/3, 1/7, 2/4, 3/3, 4/7, 5/5[...]
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Open Studio Hours in the Makerspace! 2:00 pm
Open Studio Hours in the Makerspace! @ Newton Free Library
Sep 4 @ 2:00 pm – Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm
Open Studio Hours in the Makerspace! @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
The Newton Free Library’s Makerspace is a place where people with similar interests can gather to work on projects while sharing ideas, equipment and knowledge. Open studio hours are ongoing so come on by to[...]
Anime/Manga Club 4:00 pm
Anime/Manga Club @ Newton Free Library
Sep 4 @ 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 favorite series, manga share and swap, anime-themed crafts, cosplay workshops, art trades and more! Japanese[...]
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Making Makers 3:00 pm
Making Makers @ Newton Free Library
Sep 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Making Makers @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
A makerspace is a place where people can use tools and equipment to design, build and create all sorts of different things. Come learn about the library’s makerspace in this workshop which will allow you[...]
Storytime Adventures (Ages 3-5) 4:00 pm
Storytime Adventures (Ages 3-5) @ Newton Free Library
Sep 5 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Storytime Adventures (Ages 3-5) @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
This week’s theme is School/Fall. Space is limited. Tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program at the desk in the Children’s Room.
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Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) 11:15 am
Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) @ Newton Free Library
Sep 6 @ 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 different concepts each week. Tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program at the desk in the Children’s Room.
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Monarch Butterfly Workshop & Walk 10:00 am
Monarch Butterfly Workshop & Walk @ Newton Conservators Booth - Elm Street Farmer's Market
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Monarch Butterfly Workshop & Walk @ Newton Conservators Booth - Elm Street Farmer's Market | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Monarch Butterflies are beautiful and amazing creatures but are not as abundant due to lack of suitable milkweed for their egg-laying and as a caterpillar food source. Did you know that you can help grow[...]
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Toe-tapping, Snappy Hot Jazz! 2:00 pm
Toe-tapping, Snappy Hot Jazz! @ Newton Free Library
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Toe-tapping, Snappy Hot Jazz! @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Combining the sounds of jazz and gypsy music with a rich harmonic blend of violin and clarinet, 440 expands on the tradition of gypsy jazz established by Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli. They will perform[...]
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Back to School Hacks 4:30 pm
Back to School Hacks @ Newton Free Library
Sep 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 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.
Newton Art Association Opening Reception 7:00 pm
Newton Art Association Opening Reception @ Newton Free Library
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Newton Art Association Opening Reception @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
View original works by Newton Art Association (NAA) members including drawing, painting, fiber arts and sculpture. NAA will award $900 in prizes to show participants. This year’s judge will be John Kasbohm, owner of Atelier[...]
Sophisticated Stories: Storytime for Older Kids! 7:00 pm
Sophisticated Stories: Storytime for Older Kids! @ Newton Free Library
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
Sophisticated Stories: Storytime for Older Kids! @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Enjoy cool, strange, weird and wacky picture books. And brownies! For kids in grades 3 and up – you’re never too old for picture books! Storytime Room.
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Tween Graphic Novel Book Club 4:30 pm
Tween Graphic Novel Book Club @ Newton Free Library
Sep 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Tween Graphic Novel Book Club @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
This month the group will discuss The Nameless City by Faith Hicks. Please pick up the book in the Children’s Room. Meetings will continue monthly. Grades 5-7. Online registration (required) is for ALL remaining meetings.
Ukulele Meet Up – City Hall Strummers 7:00 pm
Ukulele Meet Up – City Hall Strummers @ Newton City Hall
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ukulele Meet Up - City Hall Strummers @ Newton City Hall | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Come join the City Hall Strummers for an evening of ukulele strumming and singing.  See details at https://www.meetup.com/BostonUke/events/263387783/  All levels of players welcome.  Call 617-796-1540 for more details.
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3-D Printing for Tweens/Teens 4:00 pm
3-D Printing for Tweens/Teens @ Newton Free Library
Sep 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
3-D Printing for Tweens/Teens @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Learn how 3D printing works by designing your own three-dimensional creation in Tinkercad! Your creations will be available for pick up a week or two after the event. For tweens/teens entering grades 6-12. Registration is[...]
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The Lion King (1994) Movie Screening 2:00 pm
The Lion King (1994) Movie Screening @ Newton Free Library
Sep 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Lion King (1994) Movie Screening @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
A young lion, heir to the throne as King, faces a dispute to his inheritance following the untimely death of his father. Rated G. 88 minutes.
Clara Schumann at 200 7:30 pm
Clara Schumann at 200 @ Second Church in Newton
Sep 14 @ 7:30 pm
Clara Schumann at 200 @ Second Church in Newton
Clara Wieck Schumann was born 200 years ago on September 13, 1819, and didn’t take long to become one of the greats of her era. Newton Baroque will celebrate her 200th birthday with concerts in[...]
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New Year, New JCC! 10:00 am
New Year, New JCC! @ Leventhal-Sidman Center
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
New Year, New JCC! @ Leventhal-Sidman Center | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Celebrate the grand opening of JCC Greater Boston’s new Winn Family & Wellness Center with a free day of fun for the whole family – open to all! Sunday, September 15 from 10am-12pm at the[...]
New England Philharmonic Chamber Players 2:00 pm
New England Philharmonic Chamber Players @ Newton Free Library
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
New England Philharmonic Chamber Players @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join the New England Philharmonic Chamber Players for a performance of an Ibert quintet and a Szeransky quintet, two flute/clarinet/bassoon trios and more.
The Road to Carnegie Hall: Instrumental and Vocal Masterpieces 2:30 pm
The Road to Carnegie Hall: Instrumental and Vocal Masterpieces @ Newton City Hall
Sep 15 @ 2:30 pm
The Road to Carnegie Hall: Instrumental and Vocal Masterpieces @ Newton City Hall | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Ten extraordinarily talented children, winners of Talents of the World “Road To Carnegie Hall” International Competition in Georgia (Europe) are traveling to the United States to perform at Carnegie Hall. They will make a few[...]
Ribbon Cutting and Open House – Suzuki School of Newton 4:30 pm
Ribbon Cutting and Open House – Suzuki School of Newton @ Suzuki School of Newton
Sep 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Ribbon Cutting and Open House - Suzuki School of Newton @ Suzuki School of Newton | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
On Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 4:30pm, the Suzuki School of Newton will host an open house and official ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the school’s move to the newly-renovated Staples-Craft-Wiswall farmstead at 1615 Beacon[...]
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DIY Back to School Craft 4:00 pm
DIY Back to School Craft @ Newton Free Library
Sep 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
DIY Back to School Craft @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join us as we create a pen/pencil case out of duct tape and recyclable materials. For ages 6-9. Online registration (required) at http://newtonfreelibrary.net.
Typewriter Poetry 7:00 pm
Typewriter Poetry @ Newton Free Library
Sep 16 @ 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 be getting together to use old-school typewriters and write poems for library patrons on the spot! Grades 7-12. Main Lobby.
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New England Poetry Club! 7:00 pm
New England Poetry Club! @ Newton Free Library
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New England Poetry Club! @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
This year’s Poetry Series will kick off with readings by Linda Haviland Conte, Hilary Sallick and Mary Buchinger of the New England Poetry Club. An open mike will follow with a limit of one poem[...]
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Anime/Manga Club 4:00 pm
Anime/Manga Club @ Newton Free Library
Sep 18 @ 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 favorite series, manga share and swap, anime-themed crafts, cosplay workshops, art trades and more! Japanese[...]
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Freestyle Learning Innovators Program Orientation 1:00 pm
Freestyle Learning Innovators Program Orientation @ Newton Free Library
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Freestyle Learning Innovators Program Orientation @ 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 explored through book groups, strategic games, technology and maker concepts. For ages 5-14. Teen Area.
The First Church in Chestnut Hill proudly presents Beethoven + Brahms: Clarinet Trios 7:00 pm
The First Church in Chestnut Hill proudly presents Beethoven + Brahms: Clarinet Trios @ The First Church in Chestnut Hill
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm
The First Church in Chestnut Hill proudly presents Beethoven + Brahms: Clarinet Trios @ The First Church in Chestnut Hill | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
The Clarinet Trios and Suite Op. 21 by Hovhaness featuring Ray Jackendoff, clarinet and basset horn Sarah Freiberg, cello Kathryn Rosenbach, piano Admission is free. Seating is limited.
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Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) 11:15 am
Sensory Play Storytime (Ages 2-4) @ Newton Free Library
Sep 20 @ 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 different concepts each week. Tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program at the desk in the Children’s Room.
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Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day 10:00 am
Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day @ Durant-Kenrick House or Jackson Homestead
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day @ Durant-Kenrick House or Jackson Homestead
Enjoy free admission to the Jackson Homestead or the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds through a special one-day nationwide program sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine. Learn more about the Underground Railroad at the Jackson Homestead and about[...]
Fast Color Movie Screening 2:00 pm
Fast Color Movie Screening @ Newton Free Library
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fast Color Movie Screening @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Ruth flees for her life from scientists who wish to study her supernatural abilities, which leaves her no choice but to return home to her estranged family. Rated PG-13. Runtime 107 minutes.
New Philharmonia Orchestra’s 25th Season Anniversary Gala 7:00 pm
New Philharmonia Orchestra’s 25th Season Anniversary Gala @ First Baptist Church in Newton,
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm
New Philharmonia Orchestra's 25th Season Anniversary Gala @ First Baptist Church in Newton, | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
New Philharmonia Orchestra To Begin 25th Season With Silver Anniversary Gala September 21st at First Baptist Church in Newton. Tickets available at newphil.org The 25th season of Newton’s New Philharmonia Orchestra, Francisco Noya, Music Director,[...]
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Newtonville Village Day
Newtonville Village Day @ Newtonville Village Day 2019
Sep 22 all-day
Newtonville Village Day @ Newtonville Village Day 2019 | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Come Celebrate the arts in Newton at this year’s Newtonville Village Day! There will be music, dancing, arts and crafts, and demonstrations from several different youth groups in Newton. There will be a train ride[...]
Alex Thomas on Piano 2:00 pm
Alex Thomas on Piano @ Newton Free Library
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Alex Thomas on Piano @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Alex Thomas will perform works by Liszt, Debussy, Ginastera and Stravinsky in a program that explores the lineage of instrumental expression following the romantic era.
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Early Release Interactive Movie – Avengers: Endgame 1:30 pm
Early Release Interactive Movie – Avengers: Endgame @ Newton Free Library
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Early Release Interactive Movie - Avengers: Endgame @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Looking for a place to be after an early release from school? Join us for an interactive experience in which we’ll create rules and callouts for certain parts of the movie! Rated-PG-13. Runtime 182 minutes.[...]
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Mark Development Block Party 12:00 pm
Mark Development Block Party @ Santander Parking Lot
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mark Development Block Party @ Santander Parking Lot | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Join Mark Development and the creative minds of UpNext for a community Block Party in West Newton to benefit New Art Center! Stop by to welcome fall with free eats and sweets from the Tenoch[...]
The Secret Life of Pets 2 Movie Screening 2:00 pm
The Secret Life of Pets 2 Movie Screening @ Newton Free Library
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Secret Life of Pets 2 Movie Screening @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Competing for attention with a new toddler in the family, Max nervously embarks on a rural vacation outside the city. Rated PG. Runtime 86 minutes.
Spanish Bilingual Storytime (Ages 3-5) 3:00 pm
Spanish Bilingual Storytime (Ages 3-5) @ Newton Free Library
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Spanish Bilingual Storytime (Ages 3-5) @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
A special bilingual storytime with stories, songs and movement in English and Spanish. Space is limited. Tickets will be available 15 minutes before the program at the desk in the Children’s Room.
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Outrageous Fortune Returns! 2:00 pm
Outrageous Fortune Returns! @ Newton Free Library
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Outrageous Fortune Returns! @ Newton Free Library | Newton | Massachusetts | United States
Enjoy Outrageous Fortune’s toe-tappin’ style with sweet three-part harmony and sizzling guitar, harmonica, jug, washboard and bass. The concert will include new acquisitions from Joe “King” Oliver, Jelly Roll Morton, The Memphis Jug Band and[...]
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