Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
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[...]
Durant-Kenrick House or Jackson Homestead
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
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[...]
Jackson Homestead
4:00 pm
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[...]
War Memorial Auditorium, Newton City Hall
Oct 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
1:30 pm
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,[...]
Jackson Homestead and Museum