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Halloween Math Hunt and Open House

The Magic of Math

– Play Math Hunt and win prizes!
– Solve challenging and unusual problems and riddles, play logical and strategy games, 3D modeling and engineering.
– For kids 4 – 14
– Meet the directors and teachers and learn about the engaging curriculum.
– more information at 617-903-3168 or

October 29th,  10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Studio of Engaging Math
320 Washington St, Brighton

Family ACCESS “Giving Thanks Brunch!”

Family Access of Newton will be honoring longtime Rotarian Tony Bibbo as he receives their Lifetime Achievement Award. For more information please see the flyer: Tony Bibbo. Open to all,  for tickets click HERE.

Co-sponsored by the Rotary Club of Newton and The Village Bank!

November 5th, 11:00 am
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Newton

12th annual Bill’s 5K registration is open

Please join the 12th annual Bill’s 5K. This fun, family event benefits the Travis Roy Foundation. TRF provides equipment to people with spinal cord injuries to support their independence.

The 5K is on October 30th, 9:00 am at Mason Rice Elementary School following the Free spooky sprint for little kids at 8:30 am.

Halloween costumes welcome! Register at or on day of the run.

4th annual Newton Turkey Trot’s registration is open

Registration for the 4th annual Newton Turkey Trot on Saturday, November 18th is open!

Only 1 week left for early bird registration. Prices will increase after October 26th for the 4th annual Newton Turkey Trot! Sign up today at to secure your spot and be guaranteed an awesome T-shirt.

This event kicks off at 8:30 am with a kids’ 1 mile fun run followed by the 5K race at 9:00 am. Not a runner? Join in the fun as a volunteer! Details are in the volunteer section of our website.

New this year – bring a nonperishable food item to bib pick up and our partners at Whole Foods Market will donate too; doubling the donation to the Newton Food Pantry!

Sign up soon, this race will sell out! All proceeds from the race go to the Newton Food Panty.

In-home tutoring

ActiveMinds Tutoring is your source for IN-HOME tutoring. Effective, Personalized, and Convenient. All grades and all subjects – plus TEST PREP (ISEE, SSAT, SAT, ACT, etc.) and College admission essay guidance. ActiveMinds helps accelerate your child’s learning.

Reserve your tutor today! Contact, call 617-227-2225 or visit for additional information.

“Newton Parents Behaving Badly”

The Newton Nomadic Theater’s uproarious production of the Tony award winning God of Carnage is set here in Newton. An 11 year old boy got his tooth knocked out by another boy at Mason-Rice playground. The four parents get together to sort it out and it all goes horribly wrong.

Acclaimed director Paula Plum and her fabulous cast of Linda Goetz, Billy Meleady, Noni Lewis, and Conor Moroney will have you roaring with laughter in this black suburban comedy.

For tickets and info go to This week’s shows October 20th and 21st at Newton Community Barn

“Brilliant show, truly gripping – the quality you would expect in a major city theatre on your doorstep!”

Mindful Parenting classes

There is still have room in the Mindful Parenting Series starting October 25th. Register here Mindful Parenting series or visit

Soccer/yoga program for girls

Soccer on the Mat ™, the innovative soccer/yoga program for girls ages 10 to 14 and created by Alison Foley, Head Women’s Soccer Coach at Boston College, is now registering for their late fall session at Artemis Yoga in Watertown.

Registration link – click here
November to January,  4:00 – 5:30 pm, Wednesday or Thursday afternoons
One Class per week: $200.00

If you would like to learn more about Soccer on the Mat or read about it in the Boston Globe, please visit

Newton Family & Friends Ski Trip

Randy Friedman, father of two boys in the Newton schools and Director of Ski & Travel,  recently started Seven Travel LLC for the purpose of creating community by planning and participating in family ski trips.

The next trip is December 8th – 10th to Sugarloaf, ME. SIGN UP BY NOVEMBER 3!

For all of the details, please visit or contact Randy by email Randy at or phone at 617-970-3079.

Everwood Day Camp Halloween Family Festival

Join us at our 8th Annual Halloween Family Festival, Sunday, October 29th from 11am- 3pm!

There will be activities for the whole family including carnival games, laser and arrow tag, horse drawn hay rides, face painting, arts and crafts, inflatables, and more! Visit with our favorite Magician, Todd Miggliacci, and our Critter expert Joe’s Crazzy Critters, and Big Joe the Storyteller!

More performance announcements to come! Wear your costume and “Trick or Treat” with our vendors at our local business fair!

During this event we will also be joined by the phenomenal Cradles to Crayons. Bring your new or like new winter coats to our Halloween Family Festival and JAM-THE-VAN!

COST: Kids 18 and under are FREE and adult admission is $5. 100% of admission fees will go towards our ACA scholarship fund. CASH ONLY PLEASE!

Food Available for Purchase!