EVENTS CALENDAR 2013
Event dates and times are subject to change. Please check this page for updates

January 7 Greening Our Community Series:
Gasland, Documentary Film about Fracking
7 pm -- Newton Free Library
February 4 Greening Our Community Series:
How High Will the Sea Rise? with Dan Grossman
7 pm -- Newton Free Library
March 1 Newton Student Environmental Art Contest
Entries Due
March 18 Green Decade/Newton Annual Meeting
prior to the Greening Our Community speaker
6:30 pm -- Newton Free Library
March 18 Greening Our Community Series:
Home Energy Success Stories Direct from Newton Homeowners
with Rachel White, Owner and Principal of Greener Every Day
7 pm -- Newton Free Library
March 23 Newton Unplugged & Connected
Spring in My Backyard
3:30 – 5:00 pm -- Newton Cultural Center
April 2 Newton Student Environmental Art Contest
Awards Program
6:30 - 8:30 pm — Newton Cultural Center
April 6-19 Newton Student Environmental Art Contest
Exhibit of submitted art
Newton Cultural Center
April 28 NewtonSERVES Day of Community Service
Green Decade participation
9:00pm - 4:00pm
April 20 Earth Day Event: Charles River Cleanup
9am –12noon
April 22 Greening Our Community Series:
Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About Trash and Recycling, But Were Afraid to Ask! Courtney Forrester and Elaine Gentile, Newton Department of Public Works 7 pm -- Newton Free Library 7 pm -- Newton Free Library
April 22 Earth Day
May 2 EnviroJam 2013
7 pm -- Newton Free Library
May 8 Compost Workshop
Wednesday, 7pm
Newton City Hall, War Memorial Auditorium
May 9 Better Lawn, Better Lake
Thursday, 7 pm
Newton Free Library
May 11 Newton Community Farm
Seedling Sale, 12-3 pm
Newton Community Farm, 303 Nahanton St
May 12 Newton Community Farm
Seedling Sale, 12-3 pm
Newton Community Farm, 303 Nahanton St
May 18 350MA
Hands Across the Sand, 10:30a - 2:30pm
Revere Beach and Wollaston Beach
May 20 Green Needham
Boston's Climate Change Action Plan, 7-9pm
Needham Public Library, 1139 Highland Avenue, Needham
May 28 Greening Our Community Series:
Celebrating Kids for a Greener World
7 pm — Newton North High School, Little Theater
May 28 Annual Environmental Leadership Awards
7 pm -- Newton Free Library
June 2 Celebration of the Life of Lillian Susan King
2-4 pm — Suzanne and Howard Berwind's Home
June 18 Greening Our Community Series:
Controlling Invasive Plants in Newton Yards and Parks
Eric Olson
7 pm — Newton Free Library
June 26 Green Business Awards Breakfast
Martha Coakley, Keynote Speaker
7:30 — 9:30 am
Newton Marriott Hotel
July-
October
  Newton Farmer’s Market or Green Decade at the Farmer's Market
Tuesday 1:30-6:00 Cold Spring Park
Friday 1:30-6:00 American Legion Post 440, California Street, Nonantum
August 29 Cool Your Home and Go Solar
6:00 - 8:00pm
Boston College, Gasson Hall, room 100
September 11 "Big Buildings, Big Machines, Big Stories"
Wednesday 7pm
Metropolitan Waterworks Museum, 2450 Beacon Street
September 21 Draw the line on Keystone XL
Saturday, 11am - noon
Newton City Hall, War Memorial Entrance
September 22 Touch-A-Truck Event
Sunday, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Newton South High School Parking Lot
September 29 Newtonville Village Day
Bullough's Pond Fair, 8:30-noon
Bullough's Pond
Village Day/Jazz Festival, 12noon-5pm
Walnut Street, Newtonville
September 29 Newton Community Farm Fall Festival
Sunday, 11am-3pm
303 Nahanton Street, Newton
October 5 Trade and Recycle Day
Saturday,
Rumford Ave. Resource Recovery Center
October 5-10 Walk Bike Week
October 9 Solar Workshop
Wednesday, 7:30pm
Durant/Kendrick Homestead, 286 Waverley Ave, Newton
October 19 Solar Open House
Saturday, 10:00am – 2:00pm
October 19 Book Talk: She Walked for All of Us
Saturday, 4 – 6pm
First Unitarian Society Newton
October 20 Green Solutions Expo
Sunday, 11:00am – 5:00pm
Newton Centre
October 28 Insulating Older Homes and the Mass Save Program
Monday, 6 – 7:30pm
First Unitarian Society Newton
November, December Tuesdays Newton Indoor Farmers Market
1:30 – 6:00pm, Hyde Community Center, Newton Highlands
November 19 Sustainment Gardening in a Green World
Tuesday, 7pm
Newton Free Library