News & Events

April 1, 2019 - 7:00am
Location:
Newton Cemetery & Arboretum

As a reminder, artificial decorations will be removed beginning at 7:00 AM on Monday, April 1st. Please be sure to take items you want saved prior to then.
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April 27, 2019 - 1:00pm
Location:
Newton Cemetery

Join arborists Abigale Parker of Newton Cemetery & Arboretum and Andrew Balon of Bartlett Tree Experts on April 27th as they discuss the ongoing tree care at Newton Cemetery & Arboretum.
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May 10, 2019 - 4:00pm
Location:
Newton Cemetery

Get some hands-on experience scouting and identifying landscape diseases and weed problems with UMASS Extension specialists as they walk through the landscape at Newton Cemetery & Arboretum.
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May 15, 2019 - 7:00am
Location:
Newton Cemetery

Join Manomet and Newton Cemetery for a spring bird walk Wednesday, May 15th @ 7:00am.
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May 18, 2019 - 10:00am
Location:
Main Fountain Area

Celebrate National Public Gardens week May 13-19th this year by joining us for the Friends of Newton Cemetery Spring Plant Sale, Saturday May 18th from 10am-4pm. Join us by the Murdock Fountain to shop for annuals, perennials and houseplants that have been grown in our own greenhouse on the grounds. There will also be pollinator plant seeds available to purchase. Proceeds from the sale support the Pollinator Garden!  

May 17, 2019 - 6:30pm
Location:
Newton Cemetery Chapel

Join Artist in Residence Karen Krolak as she discusses, digresses and reads from her Dictionary of Negative Space. Find out some of the new entries she has discovered during her residency at the Newton Cemetery & Arboretum. Do not despair. This is not the dusty dictionary of your youth.
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