.

Five Things You Need to Know Today: April 1

Yard waste collections resume, the Board of Aldermen meets and the start of a piano celebration.

1. Board of Aldermen. The Newton Board of Aldermen will meet tonight at 7:45 p.m. in the Aldermanic Chamber at City Hall. The board will discuss and potentially vote on a number of items tonight including sidewalk cafe furniture and permit fees/parking plan for Newton North neighborhoods. Tonight's reports docket is included in the .pdf section to the right.

2. Yard waste collections. Resume this week in Newton.

3. "Etty: A One-Woman Play." Susan Stein will perform "Etty" this evening at the Newton Free Library. The one-hour performance, directed by Austin Pendleton, is based on the letters and diaries of Holocaust victim Etty Hillesum. The free performance starts at 7 p.m. and will be held in the Druker Auditorium.

4. Piano celebration. The Scandinavian Cultural Center is hosting a special Piano celebration from April 1-7 as part of a campaign to bring a concert-quality grand piano to Newton. The week-long celebration kicks off today with performances from Newton Public School students. The free concert starts at 3:30 p.m. and will be held at the Scandinavian Cultural Center in West Newton.

5. Go Tigers! The Newton North girls' varsity softball team will face Braintree in a home game today at 3:45 p.m.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »