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Affinity Groups

Newton at Home affinity groups enable like-minded members to pursue their common interests. It’s a great way to make new friends and share what you love to do with others. Members can join one or more of our existing groups or start their own.
  • Reading Aloud Group—Meet monthly to read simple plays, stories and fables, selected by the members.
  • Book Clubs—Meet monthly to discuss a wide range of fiction and nonfiction titles.
  • Dining Group—Share a meal in the company of fellow food aficionados at the most intriguing restaurants in the area.
  • Nourish/Healthy Eating—Meet monthly for cooking classes and to learn and share ways to improve your diet.
  • Conversational Spanish—Meet weekly to learn and improve your Spanish language skills.
  • Knitting Club—Meet monthly with Novice to Experience Knitters for some knitting and chatting. 
  • History Group—Meet monthly to visit local historical museums, libraries, and speakers to present historical topics. 
  • Current Events/Political GroupMeet monthly to discuss current election year and current events.
  • Singing Group—Meet once a week and sing your favorite tunes from the 30's, 40's, Broadway show tunes and more.
  • Scrabble & Rummikub—Get together to play the always popular game of Scrabble and the newer, Rummicub.
  • Theater Anyone?—Attend shows at local venues, often at discounted prices.
  • Gardening and Touring—Visit some of the area's most beautiful houses and green spaces throughout the year.