The Highlands After-School Program, just for middle school children, is hosting Open Houses for interested families. This is a terrific opportunity for parents of Oak Hill and Brown children to learn more about the program as they plan for the upcoming school year.
Come to see the wonderful space that is the home base of this terrific program. For more information contact Rochelle Acker at 617-999-4617, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit highlandsafter-schoolprogram.org
Open houses: August 28th, 4:00 – 5:00 pm, September 30th, 11:00 am – 12:00 noon Brigham House, 20 Hartford Street, Newton Highlands
Newton’s Community Table, a fundraiser to benefit the Newton Food Pantry, is back October 17th! The event will once again be held at the Windsor Club from 6:30 – 9:30 pm. Tickets will go on sale September 9th and will sell out quickly.
Get both dates on your calendar today and stay tuned for updates in September.
Registration is open for the Destination Imagination 2019 – 2020 Season
Destination Imagination (DI) is a creative problem solving competition that blends Science and Technology with the Arts. For the past 10 years, over 500 Newton students have participated in the Destination Imagination (DI) program.
Hear from alumni about how DI changed their lives: Destination Imagination Alumni Video
Watch a tutorial to find out how DI works: What is Destination Imagination?
Ready to have fun?! Click HERE to register your child
Newton DI is run by a team of dedicated volunteers and is a non-profiting fully inclusive program.
It’s not too late to get help with those college essays! And it’s always a good time to get help with writing! Alicia Shems, an educator and editor with over 20 years of experience, can help you write your best essay by tailoring each session to fit your needs.
For more information, please contact her at 617-680-1918 or email@example.com. References are available upon request.
Study participation is a unique opportunity for students to assist with research. This 12-week research study aims to establish if replacing estrogen will improve mental flexibility and reward responsiveness. The study comprises 4 visits for which participants are compensated up to $500. Additionally, they will receive reimbursement for parking/public transportation costs.
In this study, females who are not getting regular periods will receive replacement doses of estrogen via a patch or receive a placebo patch. Participants will complete MRI scans, interviews about mental health and eating behaviors, simple computer tasks, and questionnaires.
Eligibility criteria include the following:
- Female between the ages of 16 and 26 years
- Exhibits restrictive eating patterns (i.e. skips meals, limits calorie intake, avoids certain foods) and/or is an athlete
- Has missed more than 2 menstrual periods in the last 6 months
- Is of low or normal weight.
REACT ELIGIBILITY SURVEY Any interested athletes can contact Meghan Slattery, FNP at 617-643-0267 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join VOICES Boston children’s chorus for the 2019-2020 season! With singing at its core and training in dance and drama, VOICES Boston changes the lives of children, building confidence, discipline, leadership and a love of music that will last a lifetime.
The ensembles are for singers in grades K-8 who rehearse in Brookline. VOICES Boston singers perform a wide range of repertoire, from classical to world music, gospel to new music and present an opera every year.
To sign up or just learn more about the program, visit www.voicesboston.org or email
Do you know… that All Newton Music School is the second oldest community music school in the entire nation? All Newton Music School is currently enrolling students for private lessons and group classes for the Fall semester.
Since every child is unique, the faculty, with degrees from top universities and conservatories, welcome each individual student and designs curriculum around their musical goals.
Submit a private lesson request today, it only takes 20 seconds, and you’ll be one step closer to more music in your life. Private lesson time-slots fill quickly, contact online at allnewton.org/inquiry or call 617-527-4553.
Instruments offered: Piano, Voice, Clarinet, Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Recorder, Saxophone, Euphonium, French Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Cello, Upright Bass, Viola, Violin, Percussion,Voice, Guitar (electric, acoustic, classical), Bass Guitar, Ukulele
All That Jazz Dance Studio is still accepting registration for the 2019-2020 school year. Entering their 22nd year, they specialize in building self-esteem and creating a warm, supportive and nurturing environment for all children as they learn the art of dance.
The director, Miss Deb Lifson Vogel is a Newton native and currently has children in the Newton Public Schools. Please call or email for more information or to register at 617-641-0784, email@example.com/ or www.allthatjazznewton.com Ask about the free trial classes.
Open Houses: August 28th, 5:30 – 7:00 pm, September 5th, 5:00 – 6:30 pm, September 6th, 4:30 – 6:00 pm, and September 8th, 1:00-2:30 pm.
Karate for girls and boys, entry ages 1st – 5th grades. Cost $65.00 per 6-Week Session with free uniform upon enrolling. For information, please visit www.kids-karate.org or call 617- 527-8052.
Free Trial Classes September 13th, 5:00-6:00 pm or September 14th, 10:00-11:00 am
The Fall 2019 season begins on September 8th at the recently renovated Daly Field on Nonantum Road. Games take less than one hour and are held on Sundays between 12 and 3 pm. All games are coached, professionally refereed and scored. Registration guarantees each player 8 games, including playoffs. Divisions are available for kids grades K – 10.
More information can be found on the website https://www.newtonareaflagfootball.com/ and on the attached flyer.
NAFFL offers the following:
- a safe environment and sport
- respect for rules
- fun while still being competitive
- boosts confidence and perseverance
- builds community
- weekly exercise
- an understanding of the importance of playing and working together as a team
Also, NAFFL, dedicated to giving back to the community, donates $10 to the school where players are enrolled, and they will receive $10 off their registration. Register with the coupon code SCHOOL