Category Archives: Community Notes

Cross Culture Student Emotional Wellness materials free to download

The MGH Center for Cross Cultural Student Emotional Wellness “Fact Sheet Project” has created fact sheets with topics related specifically to Asian American mental health. They get translated into multiple different Asian languages and are FREE. The latest factsheets are … Continue reading

Youth Races to Support Newton Athletes Unlimited

The virtual edition of the annual Paddy’s Road Race will take place from October 16th – 18th this year. This great race benefits Newton Athletes Unlimited, a non-profit that provides therapeutic recreation opportunities for children and adults with disabilities. In … Continue reading

New Kid Author Jerry Craft!

Newbery Award and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author/illustrator Jerry Craft takes us behind the scenes of his bestselling graphic novel New Kid and the upcoming Class Act. Join in on Zoom as Jerry gives tweens and their families a look … Continue reading

Events leading up to award-winning author/illustrator Jerry Craft’s Virtual Visit

Newton Free Library will provide lead-up events to the virtual visit from the Newbery and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author/illustrator Jerry Craft which include book clubs, a comic workshop, and a New Kid Trivia Night for grades 5 to 8. … Continue reading

BASCP in the Cloud Remote Programming

The Bowen After School Care Program is running remote programming for families in the community. For $5.00 per hour, less than a fancy cup of joe, your child will have access to numerous engaging opportunities throughout the week. The K-1 … Continue reading

Newton Mustangs Youth Football and Cheer 1st On-line Auction

Mustangs Nation wasn’t able to have their Annual Golf Tournament, but still have some excellent prizes that were donated. They are going to auction them off during the 1st Ever Newton Mustangs On-line Auction. Log on, take a look and … Continue reading

Outdoor Yoga for Kids and Middle School Girls Empowerment

Artemis Yoga is excited to share two new outdoor yoga series for kids and middle school girls this fall. Classes will be held outdoors at Filippello Park in Watertown for as long as the weather holds out! 1. Kids Outdoor … Continue reading

Reading Tutor available

Dorie Fried is an experienced Orton-Gillingham Reading Tutor who has worked with children in grades K-6 with dyslexia, language-based learning disabilities, children on the Autism Spectrum, and children with other learning challenges in a variety of educational settings. She’s also … Continue reading

Volunteer at the Newton Framer’s Market

The Newton Farmer’s Market is going strong and still needs volunteers until October 20th! If you can help for a few hours, please click HERE to sign up.

Two enrichment programs

Fall Enrichment Classes at JCC Greater Boston Explore Virtual & In-Person Fall Enrichment Classes for families and children of all ages and interests. Coding, dance, STEM, art, baby classes, music and more, led by expert instructors, offered 6 days a … Continue reading