HELPSY Clothing Drive

The Rotary Club of Newton service project with HELPSY, in partnership with the City of Newton and Green Newton, to host monthly clothing/textile drives starting in June for four months.These clothing drive events will help the environment by reducing the amount of clothes and textile wastes going … Read More

Rotary Club Collecting Textiles for Recycling

The Rotary Club of Newton is joining with the textile recycling company HELPSY, the City of Newton, and Green Newton to host monthly clothing/textile drives from June through September. These clothing drive events will help the environment by reducing the amount of … Read More

Donate Your Gently Used Bikes for Kids in Need

Newton Neighbors Helping Neighbors is collecting new or gently used bikes on Saturday, July 10 for kids in need, for distribution through one of their partners in Waltham. The group is also collecting funds to purchase bike helmets and bike locks for … Read More

‘Growing Food Without a Yard ‘ Webinar

Whether you have a balcony, a sunny window, a yard, or a plot in your local community, you can garden and make a difference to help the planet.  A free webinar on Wednesday, July 28 at 2pm (EST) will focus on mid-summer … Read More

Take a Virtual Tour Through a Newton Passive House

On Wednesday, July 28 from 4-5pm, join Auburndale Builders in their next in a lineup of virtual tours of projects currently in progress. This tour will cover the remodeling of an existing Newton home for accessibility (adding an elevator) and reducing energy use dramatically to the PHIUS … Read More