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

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

Donate Kid’s Books to African Library Project

Do you have children’s books to donate? Service Stars campers will be collecting books in August to set up a children’s library in Ghana through the African Library Project. The goal is to collect 1,000 books that are at preschool … Read More

Newton Neighbors School Supplies Drive Through August 27

Please join Newton Neighbors, a fiscal agency supported by Newton Community Pride, in collecting school supplies for 200 Newton and Brockton children now through August 27. You can drop off donations at Legit Activewear, Sukker & Sweet, or Oddfellows stores … Read More

Sustainable Kitchen Cooking Class

The Sierra Club Plant-based Planet Team is hosting two educational events for the general public in August.  They are free, and membership is not necessary to attend: Our Sustainable Kitchen Cooking Class on Tuesday, August 24 from 6:30-7pm – Professional vegan chef Diana Goldman … Read More

Sign up for Newton Community Farm’s Fruit Share Program

Sign up for Newton Community Farm’s Fruit Share program! Get 8 weeks of fresh fruit from Autumn Hills Orchard in Groton from August 25-October 14. The weekly bags will hold 4-5 pounds of apples (and occasionally peaches, grapes, or pears) and … Read More