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Maine Arts Camp Info Meeting/Coffee

Looking for a great overnight summer camp for your creative 9-16 year-old? Please come to the parent coffee this week and find out why Maine Arts Camp could be the perfect choice! Located on the campus of Colby College, MAC … Continue reading
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Self-empowerment energy courses available

Self-empowerment energy courses taught by Newton resident Malabika Shaw. She teaches how to claim the innate power and direct our energy field towards greater well being. They are a lot of fun. Please click on the link to register. Harness the … Continue reading
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Former NSHS Student Offering Tutoring Services

Looking for a tutor that understands the classes and intricacies of Newton Public Schools? John Deng, a former student at NSHS with a BS, MS in Biology from Brandeis University who will be beginning medical school next year, is now offering tutoring … Continue reading
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Affordable Tutoring with Mindfulness Tutoring

Supporting individuals as they meet challenges and discover their strengths Specializing in SAT/ACT prep Writing and Homework support For more information, visit For local references and rates, contact Susan Alves, PhD at 617-515-5285 or Continue reading

Aquatic Therapy

Michael Dezmin, Occupational Therapist, just started to offer aquatic based therapy for kids of all ages. The skills worked on can be targeted to assist many areas of difficulty that effect school performance including but not limited to: emotional self-regulation skills … Continue reading
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Percussion lessons

Joe Lareau has taught in the Boston area for more than 15 years and offers private percussion tutoring with expertise in West African music and dance, drum set, orchestral, and marching percussion as well as elementary piano. Successful with helping children who … Continue reading
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Bring your teens to Just Think: Teens Making Smart Choices Expo

Discover community resources promoting positive decision making for teen Enjoy refreshments and student performances as you browse the exhibits The first 50 teens who bring a parent will receive a treat bag Drawing grand prize:Bose SoundLink “American Ninja Warrior” live … Continue reading
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14th annual Teen Summer Program Expo

FREE and open to the public. Find the perfect summer experience for middle and high school students. Meet directors of more than 80 enriching summer programs, both day and overnight, with local, national and international options. Programs for every budget … Continue reading
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Help around Town

Do you have teenagers at home (or college students) who are willing to shovel neighbors out? Have them check out HelpAroundTown has already facilitated over 5,000 jobs between neighbors and is being used in half the towns in MA. There … Continue reading
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Be the parent you want to be

Come to an Introduction to the Think:Kids Collaborative Problem Solving approach. Do you ever feel frustrated with your child/teenager? Find yourself shouting and imposing consequences in reaction to challenging behavior? Imagine having a simple framework that guides you in every … Continue reading
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