October events in the area

Here are just a few that I found – my sources are friends, family, Boston.com and the Newton Patch. Where do you find great things to do? Do you have any favorites? Share them in the comments below!



HILTON DEDHAM, 25 Allied Drive Dedham, MA

Winter Sports and Activities – Injury Prevention and Treatment Options

Learn injury prevention and treatment options for winter sports from New England Baptist Hospital orthopedic surgeon Jeffrey Zilberfarb, MD. A question and answer session will follow the presentation.

For more information about this and other upcoming seminars, click on the photo or, visit event website: NEBH.org/seminars 


The West Suburban YMCA has a Teen Center and it’s FREE

Parents of Newton teens are invited for coffee and light refreshments in the Teen Center. Take a tour of the Center and learn about all of the programs offered (FREE) through our Teen Center.

Learn more. West Suburban YMCA


OCTOBER 19, 2013  9:30 am-4 pm







Get your holiday shopping done early! The Needham Craft Fair is hosted at the Needham High school every year near the end of October. Come explore over 100 selected exhibitors from towns in MA and the surrounding states and see an extensive array of beautiful and unique fashions, gifts, home goods, body products and more.

Images courtesy of Sharon Schindler Photography


See all of our 2013 Crafters

Silent Auction 

$6 Admission
$5 Seniors
Free for under 13



NewTV’s House of Haunts

23 Needham Street, Newton MA, 02464

This fall, for one night only, NewTV will be transforming its media center into its first-ever haunted house. Please join us for an evening filled with family-friendly frights, including some ghoulish games, trick or treats, and haunted tours through our facility.
— Take a haunted tour
— Play ghoulish games
— Decorate pumpkins
— Make a trick-or-treat bag






The Discovery Museums October Programs and Events

177 Main Street (Route 27)
Acton, Massachusetts 01720
Phone: 978.264.4200

1 comment on “October Events”

  1. Looking forward to the MFA being free on Monday :) I usually find my events through a large mix of things but I like Boston Central, Boston Events Calendar, Boston.com, yelp events, and more.

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