Mayor’s Open House on December 31st

Celebrate the New Year with Mayor Setti Warren and an afternoon of free entertainment and fun. On December 31st, Newton City Hall will be a hive of activity. From 9am – 1:30 please volunteer to help sort and drive food donations to the Newton Food Pantries. Please email if you can help for a little while.

At 1:30 the party begins, with entertainment by David Polansky & the Dixieland All-Stars and breathtaking performances by Jade Lin’s American Chinese Art Society. Don’t miss the free face painting, balloon animals and refreshments all afternoon also! Admission is free, please bring a donation for the Newton Food Pantries. We are also delighted to be holding the third annual Care Package Collection for the Soldiers. Please visit for a list of items that are needed for the CarePacks. Please ask your child to write a letter or draw them a picture. The soldiers love to receive letters and drawings!