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Social Action: Food Drive – November 6th-20th

Let’s Pack the Pantry! We are so excited for Zervas’ Annual Food Drive to support Centre Street Food Pantry, a local food pantry in Newton Center. Keep the donations coming! We’re focused on non-perishable Hot or Hearty Breakfast items (oatmeals, … Continue reading

ZCC and FORJ: 11/15 Meeting at Zervas

Interested in learning more about ZCC (Zervas Community Connections) and FORJ (Families Organizing for Racial Justice)?  Join us for an informal meeting to connect with others who are interested in exploring the diversity of our community at Zervas. We’ll talk … Continue reading

From ZCC/FORJ: 11/13 City-Wide Family FORJ Meeting

November 13th FAMILY City-Wide FORJ Meeting 7pm to 9pm at AngierFeaturing Anawon Weeden from First Light FoundationAges 10+ As we move thru the fall holidays that celebrate Europeans’ first contact with Indigenous People in the Americas, Anawon Weeden’s upcoming performance  will transport you and your family to that first contact. Engaging audiences … Continue reading

Zervas Walks: Thanksgiving Walk & Roll to School Day & Help Needed

It’s almost time for the annual Zervas Thanksgiving Walk & Roll to School Day!  This year’s event will take place Friday, November 22 during arrival. Children decorate a paper feather and bring it to school. The Zervas Walks committee needs … Continue reading

CAS AuthorFest 2019 is Tomorrow!

OVER 25 AUTHORS & ILLUSTRATORS WILL VISIT NEWTON PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS! Newton Public Schools’ Creative Arts & Sciences* is dedicating Wednesday, November 6, 2019 to recognize and celebrate the importance of books in our children’s lives. We know that students … Continue reading

Social Action: UNICEF Boxes & Candy Donation

Trick-or-Treat for UNICEFThe Zervas PTO Social Action Committee is excited to partner again with Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF.  Your child should have come home with a box to collect money for UNICEF while they are out trick-or-treating Thursday. You can make a donation to UNICEF … Continue reading

Social Action: Food Drive – November 6th-20th

Let’s Pack the Pantry! We are so excited for Zervas’ Annual Food Drive to support Centre Street Food Pantry, a local food pantry in Newton Center. We’re focused on non-perishable Hot or Hearty Breakfast items (oatmeals, granola, pancake mix, cereals … Continue reading

Photo Retake Day: Fri. Nov 8, Volunteer Needed

Coffee Pond Photography will be back at Zervas, on Friday, November 8th for photo retakes.  We could use a little help at the school day-of. If you are available to volunteer, please email Serena Toh at ens1973@yahoo.com. If you’re not … Continue reading

Richardson Playground Rebuild, Looking for Community Input

Zervas Parents – Richardson Playground will be rebuilt in 2020! This is the playground mid-block between Beethoven and Allen near the baseball field. Newton Parks & Recreation works with a committee on design and other decisions. This is a great … Continue reading

11/8 PTO Parent Coffee: How to Pack a Healthy Lunch (that your kid will eat!)

We’re trying something new for our November coffee! Join us this Friday for our first PTO Parent Coffee Learning Forum. How to Pack a Healthy Lunch (that your kid will eat!) Fri, Nov 8, 8:30-9:30am @ Zervas Cafeteria Stuck in … Continue reading