Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm Newton Free Library
The Newton Free Library is seeking proposals of two-dimensional, original work by local artists for July-December 2020 shows. Exhibiting policy at under the About tab. Deadline: Friday, December 6, 2019 at 12 noon. Questions?[...]
Sep 4 @ 2:00 pm – Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm Newton Free Library
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[...]
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Newton Free Library
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.
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm The First Church in Chestnut Hill
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.
Sep 20 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm Newton Free Library
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.
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm 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[...]
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Newton Free Library
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.
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm First Baptist Church in Newton,
New Philharmonia Orchestra To Begin 25th Season With Silver Anniversary Gala September 21st at First Baptist Church in Newton. Tickets available at The 25th season of Newton’s New Philharmonia Orchestra, Francisco Noya, Music Director,[...]
Sep 22 all-day Newtonville Village Day 2019
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[...]
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Newton Free Library
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.
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Newton Free Library
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.[...]
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Santander Parking Lot
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[...]
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Newton Free Library
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.
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Newton Free Library
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.
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Newton Free Library
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[...]
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm The War Memorial, Newton City Hall
Preschool families are invited to participate in Story Starters – an eight month program that supports families in being color brave. We use children’s literature to engage families in conversational skills that preempt racial bias.[...]
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Jackson Homestead
Drop in for a day of old-fashioned fun at our annual hands-on family festival. Try your hand at butter making, cider pressing, and candle dipping, and learn the history behind these 19th century activities of[...]
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Newton City Hall
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Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Eliot Church of Newton UCC
Immerse yourself in an ancient illuminated manuscript: CC’s women clothed in Cistercian habit.  Chant the hours in the medieval monastic day in 1554, Belgium; in between each “hour” explore, inspect, read, listen to scholars, eat[...]
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm War Memorial Auditorium, Newton City Hall
A film by Ursula Liang, who grew up in Newton, takes us behind the scenes of 9-man volleyball, a Chinatown street game with connections to Newton, giving us insights into Chinese-American history. Presented with the[...]
Oct 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Jackson Homestead and Museum
Learn more about the history of archery at Newton Centre Playground, try out a bow and arrow with On the Mark Archery, and view historic archery equipment or bring your own to display. Rain date,[...]
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Eliot Church of Newton UCC
Immerse yourself in moving constellations of singers: featuring music by virtually every baroque nun we have championed from the Northern Italian baroque, such as Chiara Cozzolani, Raffaella Aleotti, Bianca Maria Media, Sulpitia Cesis, plus new[...]
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Eliot Church of Newton UCC
Immerse yourself in visual and musical beauty: CC and friends Na’ama Lion, flute, Nancy Hurrell, harp, Catherine Liddell and Charles Iner, theorbos and baroque guitars, and Mike Williams, percussion, gather around a table to sing[...]