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Needham Community Theater Spring Registration Now Open! 

NCT offers online theater classes for students ages 8-18, held on Zoom. Registration is now open for Spring 2021. Learn more about the classes offered at To register through Needham Park and Recreation, click here: For questions, please email

The Needham Lunch Equity Project 

The Lunch Equity Project is a group of parents and community leaders in Needham who has partnered with the Needham Community Council and the Needham Community Farm to help raise funds to sustain and provide meals to children, families, and individuals who need it most.

Through the Lunch Equity Project, you can donate a week’s, month’s or even a semester’s worth of free lunches. 100% of your donation will go directly to those who need it most via our partners at The Needham Community Council Food Pantry and Needham Community Farm Mobile Market. To learn more and donate today, please visit

Equal Justice in Needham for Families 

Equal Justice in Needham for Families is a working group within Equal Justice in Needham. We focus on anti-bias education initiatives for families and caregivers. Visit to learn more. 



Assistance From a Distance - Free Virtual Tutoring

Assistance From a Distance is a free virtual tutoring service for kids in grades k-6. During these unprecedented times, they are providing a free, fun, and practical tutoring experience for students around Needham. Their goal is to help fellow community members and families during times in which students are experiencing a new and unusual learning experience. Whether your child needs help in a specific subject or just guidance they are here to help!

If you are interested please click here to fill out the form.

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact them at



Learn More about Citizens for Needham Schools (CNS)

Citizens for Needham Schools (CNS) is a parent-run community group that makes school-related news and information available to the Needham community and meets regularly with school committee members to provide input from students, families, and community members. CNS is a great source of information for what’s happening in the district, including School Committee meetings, budget updates, and district-wide initiatives.

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