Category Archives: Events

Join for a special Math Circle meeting!

Students will be solving challenging problems for different grades, while competing against each other to win prizes! Small prizes for everyone! Participation is $20.

For students grades 3 – 6. Register at or email

December 16th, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Engaging Math

Multiplication Carnival

Don’t get bogged down by multiplication! Master the most difficult multiplication facts in one visit to the Multiplication Carnival – no mindless drills, no boring flash cards, no tears, no painful memorization.

Have fun, and leave the carnival a Multiplication hero! Organized by Mathnasium Math Learning Center. Register for the 3-hour carnival event during the winter school break at

Choose one of December 27th, 28th, or 29th, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mathnasium NEWTON
1349 Centre Street, Newton

Upcoming events at Historic Newton

Storytime – Winter Hibernation

Learn how animals live through the winter, and how people at the Jackson Homestead stayed warm, too. You will read Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner and preschoolers and their caregivers will make their own wintry paper bag trees. For a complete schedule of ongoing Storytime events, go to  Admission is Free. For more information call 617-796-1450.

December 26, 10:00 am
Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street

Save the date: Bring your teen to the Just Think Expo

The Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices Expo is the place to be for parents/guardians and their teens.  The expo is a free, fun gathering of many non-profit organizations that support teens and families in Newton.

Enjoy live music, fitness demos, a prize drawing, free henna tattoos, refreshments, and more while you peruse the exhibits and learn ways to keep your teen safe and healthy. Find FAQs and a short video at Click here for a flyer: Just Think

Support prevention efforts for Newton teens by saying you are coming and inviting Facebook followers at

January 8th, 5:00 – 7:30 pm
Newton North High School

Camp Grossman Open House

Meet the camp director and staff at JCC Greater Boston to learn how Camp Grossman is the best place to be this summer. A vibrant Jewish day camp located on 75 acres in Dover’s pine-studded Hale Reservation, they offer campers ages 4½-15 summer days filled with aquatics, sports, arts and nature. With a wide variety of activities, there is something for every camper no matter how big or small. Bus transportation is available to and from a variety of locations throughout Greater Boston. Extended day is available in Newton. Learn more at

Open House January 6th from 2:00 – 4:00 pm
JCC Greater Boston