Category Archives: Sports

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 addition to the 3 mile race, this year’s virtual event offers a 1K Youth and All Abilities Race, as well as, Youth Field Races. All participants will receive a t-shirt, bib and medal. To learn more and to register please visit www.paddysroadrace.com.

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 bid on some great items including Southwick Zoo passes, New England Aquarium passes, gift cards and certificates from Fiorella’s in Newton, Boston Crawling Pub Tours, Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts, Watson Adventures Scavenger Hunts, Roche Brothers, A 90 Minute Birthday Party from Energy Fitness, and even a Weekend Away at the Fabulous Bayside Resort in West Yarmouth, MA.Plus a lot more!!

Bid today, get some awesome stuff and help us keep kids safe!! Auction runs from September 22nd through October 6th at 8:00 pm.

Auction site: https://nmyfc.betterworld.org/auctions/newton-mustangs-online-auction-2

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 Yoga Series – starts September 30th!
Join on Wednesday afternoons outdoors through the end of October and then move indoors to Zoom or the Artemis Yoga classroom for the remainder of the series. Class is an hour-long yoga class for elementary school aged children led by experienced educator and yoga instructor, Tracy Affonso.

September 30th – December 9th,  10 Wednesdays, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Registration fee: $160. Bring your own yoga mat. Register here: http://bit.ly/kidsoutdooryogasept30

2. Middle School Girls Empowerment Outdoor Yoga Series – starts October 2nd!
Join on Friday afternoons outdoors for Artemis Girls: Stand Strong, Stand Tall ™, a girls empowerment program for middle school age girls. This popular program builds strength, stamina and self-confidence in order to navigate the challenges this school year will bring. By incorporating breath awareness and mindfulness activities, girls will notice Continue reading

Register Today for Dance Classes at All That Jazz Dance Studio!

All That Jazz is still accepting students for the 2020-2021 school year. They are offering limited in-person dance classes, as well as live online classes over Zoom 7 days/week for ages 2-18.

While employing rigid safety protocols, at the same time, they’re allowing kids to have an important outlet for their social and emotional well-being. Not to mention, dance is great exercise and an important way to let loose after a long day behind a computer screen! Please contact Miss Deb Vogel to learn more about how your family can become a part of this wonderful dance family. Email missdeb@allthatjazznewton.com/ or call 617-641-0784.

J All Day – In-Person Care for Remote Learning Days

Get your kids out of the house and into J All Day, an in-person program for remote learning days at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC. Choose three or five days a week from 8:00 am – 3:00 pm, create routine by helping your children through asynchronous assignments and keep them moving through outdoor activities.

J All Day takes away the added pressure of juggling remote school schedules. For children in grades K-8. Register at bostonjcc.org/jallday. For more information, contact jallday@jccgb.org.

JCC
333 Nahanton Street, Newton