Category Archives: Kids

The “Natural Gas Infrastructure and Public Health: From Local to Global” will be lived-streamed and available to anyone who wants to watch it today, Tuesday, January 30 from 10am to 5pm. An agenda, a brochure and the live-stream are available at the link … Read More

The “Natural Gas Infrastructure and Public Health: From Local to Global” speaker event will take place at the Boston University Photonics Center (8 St. Marys St, Boston) on Tuesday, January 30 from 10am-5pm. Conference co-sponsors include the Massachusetts Association of Health … Read More

Last year, we expanded our garden at the Peirce elementary school from one to three raised beds, allowing each fifth-grade class to plant, tend, and harvest their own salad garden. In mid-June, we celebrated our success with a salad lunch … Read More

Recently, Green Newton posted a message to express our gratitude to MA State Senator Cynthia Creem for filing a bill that would protect children, families and firefighters from toxic flame retardants by banning these chemicals from products sold in Massachusetts. The following is … Read More

Members of our community who care about the health of our children, families and firefighters are grateful to Newton’s State Senator Cynthia Creem for filing “The Children and Firefighters Protection Act”, a bill that would ban toxic flame retardants. For forty years, three chemical … Read More

Green Newton has a forum for Newton parents and teachers, who are interested in promoting sustainability in our schools, as well as sharing experiences and ideas. This is an opportunity to connect on issues of recycling, composting and school garden projects, in addition to receiving support for implementing green initiatives in schools. Our … Read More