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Things To Do In Newton This Weekend

Legit Band Live Performance

Friday, August 12

Hyde Community Center, 90 Lincoln St.,

The Hyde Community Center welcomes Legit Band for a live performance. Bring blankets, beach chairs and enjoy the music. With a full horn section that includes saxophone/clarinet and two trumpets/flugelhorn, Legit Band will have you dancing to everything from Beyoncé to Frank Sinatra. In case of rain, the entertainment moves inside the Hyde Gym. For more information please visit Free.

Elm Street Farmer’s Market

Saturday, August 13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Elm Street

The Newton Cultural Alliance invites you to stop by its table at the Elm Street Farmers Market in West Newton. Come by and say hello, learn about what NCA members are up to, find out how you can get involved, and discover what’s in store for the Nathaniel Allen House, the future home for arts and culture in Newton. Free.

Love to sing? Come out to the Commonwealth Chorale Auditions

Commonwealth Chorale (formerly Newton Choral Society) is looking for new members with voices that blend, good vocal technique, musicianship (including sight-reading ability), and devotion to the art of ensemble singing! Auditions for experienced choral singers in all voice parts will be held by appointment only on the evening of Tuesday, Sept. 6. Audition requests must be received by Aug. 31. For more information please call 617-364-3697 or email

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