There is an extreme amount of family fun happening this weekend! Lucky ducks! There are events for teens and young ones. Keep reading!
Parent and Teen Lounge and Learn
New Art Center*
Saturday, February 2 from 4pm – 6pm | $5
Calling all Parents and Teens! Lounge and Learn in the New Art Center’s Galleries and Studios! Join Guest Educator Randi Hopkins and New Art Center staff for an informal, fun afternoon of looking at contemporary art and creating art. Parents socialize and learn about the exhibition over wine; teens make art in the studios. Halfway through the groups switch (locations, not libations!). Wine for parents and snacks for teens included. $5.00 per participant or parent/ teen pair. All materials, snacks and beverages provided. Pre-register here or drop-in!
Burr Coop Winter Concert & Festival featuring Wayne Potash
at Newton Cultural Alliance
Saturday, February 2 at 10am | $10
Get the whole family dancing! Join Burr Cooperative Nursery School for a fun-filled morning of live music from fabulous singer-songwriter Wayne Potash, along with various activities, crafts, a bake sale, and fantastic raffle prizes. All proceeds to benefit Burr Cooperative Nursery School, a non-profit organization.
Puppet Show: The Twig Family in the Oak Tree
New Art Center*
Sunday, February 3 from 2pm-5pm | $10
Presented By: Deborah Costini
Since 1974, Debbie has been on half of the well known “Gerwick Puppets” touring throughout New England at schools, libraries, museums and events such as First Night Boston. She writes the scripts with partner Lenny Gerwick, and makes all the puppets. Come join us for this fun afternoon where fantasy meets art! Fun for the entire family.
Chamber Music Concert
Sunday, February 3 at 3pm | FREE
The Caceanova/Finehouse Duo will present a free concert of violin and piano of Brahms, Ravel, Granados, Bartok, and Saint Saens. Free admission. No reserved seats. Dessert reception will follow the concert.
Upcoming Special Event
Business After Hours at Indalo Gallery & Studio
Newton Needham Chamber of Commerce
Thursday, February 7 from 5:30pm-7pm
Free for Chamber members, $10 non-members
Join the Newton Needham Chamber, Indalo Gallery and Studio, LLC and Renula’s Greek Kitchen for another event bringing together the business and arts community. Here’s your chance to network with other business owners, explore the gallery, meet some artists and sample authentic Greek cuisine Indalo Gallery and Studio is an interactive studio and an art gallery. The “studio side” offers classes as well as drop ins. People can create in many media – including silver clay, resin, web design, beading, drawing, painting and whatever else crosses our collective minds! The gallery side features jewelry and the works of local and regional artists which change, on average, every three months with new pieces being added regularly. This event will sell out, don’t wait to register.