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Hotel Transylvania 3 movie at October 23 at 3pm

Screen Shot 2018-09-23 at 11.48.33 AMWe’ll be showing movies on the SECOND and FOURTH Tuesday of every month.

Hope to see you there!

Tuesday October 23 @ 3-5 pm HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3 (Rated PG)

Save the dates for our other selections!
Nov. 13 – Moana
Nov. 27 – The Lego Movie
Dec. 11 – Incredibles 2

 

The Lorax movie at the ACL – Tuesday October 9, 3pm

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The ACL shows movies on the SECOND and FOURTH Tuesday of every month.

Hope to see you there!

Tuesday October 9 @ 3-5 pm THE LORAX (86 minutes)
(Interesting tidbit: The film was released on March 2, 2012, on what would have been Dr. Seuss’s 108th birthday.)

Save the dates for our other selections!
Oct. 23 – Hotel Transylvania 3
Nov. 13 – Moana
Nov. 27 – The Lego Movie
Dec. 11 – Incredibles 2

 

American Sign Language for Kids Returns to the ACL Sundays this Fall

We are excited to resume ASL at the ACL!  This fall, our classes will meet on Sundays from 2-3pm at the Auburndale Community Library. We will start on October 7th. (Please note: We will be in a different location on October 21st—I’ll send a reminder with location.)  We hope you can come! Please be in touch if you would like to join us.
See you soon, Rebecca, Amanda and Steve
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Spots Open in 2nd Grade Brownie Troop

Screen Shot 2018-09-23 at 11.27.16 AMParents of second grade girls, Troop 82115 is looking for Girl Scouts! We meet approximately every other Monday during the school year starting October 1 from 3:30-4:45 at the Auburndale Community Library. 

As a Brownie your girl will earn badges, do projects that helps others, explore nature & the outdoors, and most of all have fun and make new friends along the way.

Some parent or guardian involvement is required from each family, since the troop is entirely volunteer run. To sign up go to https://www.girlscouts.org/en/about-girl-scouts/join.html.

For questions feel free to reach out to co-leaders Julie & Meghan at julie.swersey@gmail.com and megmmurphy@hotmail.com

Village People, Riverside Project, Good Shepherd Institute

Community News

“The Village People” Meeting Monday Sept 24 at 7:30 pm at the ACL

Last spring the Mayor’s Office brought together a group of community-minded folks who enrich the city through village days, arts projects, and other creative endeavors.  The plan is to come together a few times a year to brainstorm, share best practices and generally cross-pollinate.  Join us if you love a good block party, a parade, or other fun stuff.  Questions?  Contact dhanson@newtonma.gov.

Riverside Project Community Meeting September 27th at 7 pm at Newton North

There will be a public presentation hosted by Mark Development on the Riverside project on September 27th at Newton North.  This will be an opportunity to learn more about Riverside, meet the Mark Development team, ask questions, and share thoughts and ideas. If you’d like to connect in the meantime, please contact Brendan from Mark Development’s community engagement team at (781) 474-0149.

Good Shepherd Institute Dinner Thursday November 1st at 5:30 pm at the Newton Marriott

For the past 5 years, Good Shepherd Institute has been proud to offer the signature community-wide event on end-of-life issues. For our 40th Anniversary, we are thrilled to welcome back Dr. Atul Gawande and you can be a sponsor of this important event.

unnamedBestselling author, renowned surgeon and public health leader, Dr. Atul Gawande was recently named CEO of the newly formed not-for-profit healthcare initiative by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase. Dr. Gawande is also the founding Executive Director and Chairman of Ariadne Labs, a Professor at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School, and one of the most sought-after speakers in medicine.

Don’t miss out! Get your tickets now.

Chinese Storytime Sunday Sept 23 from 9:30 – 11 am

Ni hao!

Chinese Storytime at ACL is organized by a group of moms who are native Chinese speakers and live in Newton and the surrounding towns.

The storytime usually lasts one hour and is suitable for age 2 to 5. The kids will learn the Mandarin language through listening the stories, singing the Chinese songs and working on the crafts. The goal is to promote children’s interests in reading and speaking Mandarin, and most of all, to have some fun!

Save the date for upcoming Chinese Storytime sessions:

  • 9/23
  • 10/14
  • 11/18
  • 12/16

Tuesday Afternoon Movies at the ACL-starting September 25 at 3 pm

pasted image 0Introducing…Tuesday afternoon movies at the ACL! 

Cooler weather and shorter days call for gathering in our cozy space to watch movies on our big screen! The ACL will be showing movies on the SECOND and FOURTH Tuesday of every month. The September schedule is below. Hope to see you there!

Tuesday Sept. 25 @ 3-5 pm Disney’s QUEEN OF KATWE (rated PG)

Save the dates for our other selections!
Oct. 9 – The Lorax
Oct. 23 – Hotel Transylvania 3
Nov. 13 – Moana
Nov. 27 – The Lego Movie
Dec. 11 – Incredibles 2