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On the Watertown Seal is a picture of an English Colonist and an Indian exchanging, as peace tokens,  bread for fish.  Captain Roger Clap landed at Nantasket Point in 1630 and rode up Charles River to Gerry's Landing with the first party of Watertown Colonists.
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Recreation

  1. Flag Tag Grades: 3-5

    October 25, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Moxley Field

    The program will emphasize passing, receiving, kicking, defense and the rules of the game. Each Saturday will end with a scrimmage. This is a great opportunity to learn the game of football in a fun, safe environment. Students participate in a team sport while learning offensive and defensive plays.

  2. Men's Basketball "Open Gym" Over 30 Years

    October 26, 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Middle School Gymnasium

    This is a drop-in men’s basketball program is designed to provide exercise and fun for men 30 and over. This program offers gym time for men to come and enjoy competitive playing in a recreational setting. All participants will receive a reversible mesh tank top.

  3. Pre-Kindergarten Outdoor Sports Ages: 3-5

    October 27, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Victory Field

    This program will work on the fundamentals of Soccer, T-Ball and other games. The children will work on skills needed to play these games as well as learn about teamwork and sportsmanship in a fun, safe setting.

  4. All Sports Grades:3-5

    October 27, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gym/Field

    Students will gain fundamental athletic skills while working as a team to learn games such as lacrosse, soccer, flag football and track & field events. All activities will take place both indoor and outdoor in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun.

  5. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    October 27, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  6. Jr. All Sports Grades: K-2

    October 28, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gymnasium/Field

    A fun and active program where students will take part in different sports such as Flag Football, Soccer and Lacrosse. Two weeks will be dedicated to each of these sports where participants will be introduced to the basics of each game in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere.

  7. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    October 28, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  8. Pre-Kindergarten Outdoor Sports Ages: 3-5

    October 29, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Victory Field

    This program will work on the fundamentals of Soccer, T-Ball and other games. The children will work on skills needed to play these games as well as learn about teamwork and sportsmanship in a fun, safe setting.

  9. All Sports Grades:3-5

    October 29, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gym/Field

    Students will gain fundamental athletic skills while working as a team to learn games such as lacrosse, soccer, flag football and track & field events. All activities will take place both indoor and outdoor in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun.

  10. Jr. All Sports Grades: K-2

    October 29, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Gym/Field

    A fun and active program where students will take part in different sports such as Flag Football, Soccer and Lacrosse. Two weeks will be dedicated to each of these sports where participants will be introduced to the basics of each game in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere.

  11. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    October 29, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  12. Pre-Kindergarten Outdoor Sports Ages: 3-5

    October 30, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Victory Field

    This program will work on the fundamentals of Soccer, T-Ball and other games. The children will work on skills needed to play these games as well as learn about teamwork and sportsmanship in a fun, safe setting.

  13. Jr. All Sports Grades: K-2

    October 30, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ 2:30-3:30pm

    A fun and active program where students will take part in different sports such as Flag Football, Soccer and Lacrosse. Two weeks will be dedicated to each of these sports where participants will be introduced to the basics of each game in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere.

  14. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    October 30, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  15. All Sports Grades:3-5

    October 31, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ 2:30-3:30pm

    Students will gain fundamental athletic skills while working as a team to learn games such as lacrosse, soccer, flag football and track & field events. All activities will take place both indoor and outdoor in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun.

  16. Musical Instrument Lessons (Private) Grades K-12

    October 31, 2:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Watertown Middle School

    Students work with instructors who are also professional musicians in the Greater Boston area, perform regularly on their instruments, and have many years of experience teaching children of all ages. This is a tuition based program and is highly recommended for students participating in school instrumental ensembles. Private lessons allow the instructor to focus on the individual needs of each student enabling the student to progress faster and perform in their school ensembles with a high degree of ability, confidence, and enjoyment. One-on-one instruction can help motivate students who are having some difficulties progressing on their instrument and provide challenge to more advanced student musicians. Students who currently play an instrument during the school day are strongly encouraged to enroll in private instrumental music lessons either through this program or elsewhere. Parents, working with the instructor, determine the length of lessons that best suits the musical needs of

  17. Middle School Flag Tag Grades: 6-8

    October 31, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Moxley Field

    The Middle School Flag Football league will play on Friday afternoons this fall. The first week of this program will consist of drills, scrimmage and then 4 consistent teams will be selected. After the teams are made a schedule of games will be played beginning the following week. The focus of the program is to provide a fun, positive atmosphere while teaching the sport of flag football and the excitement of being a part of a team.

Senior Center/Council on Aging

  1. IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING!

    October 27, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING! Try an exercise class at the Senior Center! The classes focus on the particular needs of seniors in a fun, safe environment. Exercises include muscle strengthening, light stretching, balance and posture improvement, and low-impact aerobics; all done to your favorite tunes! Regular exercise can improve circulation, help to strengthen bones, increase muscle mass, reduce joint stiffness, and improve general health. Plus, it’s fun! Whether it’s to get stronger, loosen up, or just get moving, give it a try and join us!

  2. BRIDGE PLAYERS!

    October 27, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    The Senior Center Bridge Group meets on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. New players are always welcome. Stop by if you’d like to play!

  3. WATCH OUR WEIGHT

    October 28, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Watertown Senior Center

    The group meets weekly for support, and to socialize. Individuals weigh in (not mandatory) exercise to a tape, and participate in a talk about nutrition led by long-time volunteer, Evelyn Casey.

  4. LINE DANCING AT THE SENIOR CENTER!

    October 28, 11:15 AM - 12:30 AM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Manny Carrera leads a rousing session of line dances for seniors every Tuesday morning! Stop by and see for yourself!

  5. CRIBBAGE AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    October 28, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  6. CRIBBAGE AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    October 28, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  7. IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING!

    October 29, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING! Try an exercise class at the Senior Center! The classes focus on the particular needs of seniors in a fun, safe environment. Exercises include muscle strengthening, light stretching, balance and posture improvement, and low-impact aerobics; all done to your favorite tunes! Regular exercise can improve circulation, help to strengthen bones, increase muscle mass, reduce joint stiffness, and improve general health. Plus, it’s fun! Whether it’s to get stronger, loosen up, or just get moving, give it a try and join us!

  8. WHIST AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    October 29, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  9. YOGA for SENIORS

    October 30, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Performed standing and with a chair. No floor work. Designed for senior participants.

  10. RUMMIKUB AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    October 30, 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Drop in play. The group meets every week and welcomes new players!

  11. OCTOBER MOVIE MATINEE - THE BOURNE SUPREMACY

    October 30, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center,

    The second chapter in the "Bourne Trilogy. Bourne (Matt Damon) has abandoned his life as a CIA assassin and has been traveling beneath the agency's radar, eventually reconnecting with Marie Kreutz (Franka Potente), the woman he loves. When Bourne is led out of hiding by circumstances beyond his control, he must reconcile his past and present as he struggles to keep Marie out of harm's way and foil an international incident with dangerous consequences.

  12. BINGO AT THE SENIOR CENTER

    October 31, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    Low stakes senior bingo. A fun way to socialize with friends!

  13. IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING!

    October 31, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Watertown Senior Center

    IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET MOVING! Try an exercise class at the Senior Center! The classes focus on the particular needs of seniors in a fun, safe environment. Exercises include muscle strengthening, light stretching, balance and posture improvement, and low-impact aerobics; all done to your favorite tunes! Regular exercise can improve circulation, help to strengthen bones, increase muscle mass, reduce joint stiffness, and improve general health. Plus, it’s fun! Whether it’s to get stronger, loosen up, or just get moving, give it a try and join us!

Town Calendar

  1. Joint subcommittees of Rules and Ordinances; Economics and Development; and Public Safety

    October 27, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Richard E. Mastrangelo Council Chamber

    To continue discussion of consideration of additional liquor licenses.

  2. Education and School Systems Matters subcommittee

    October 28, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ 3rd floor Louis Andrews conference room

    To interview candidates for the Cable Access Corporation board of directors: Kristina Fraser and Robert Kaprielian.

  3. Town Council

    October 28, 7:15 PM - 10:00 PM @ Richard E. Mastrangelo Council Chamber

  4. Traffic Commission Meeting

    October 29, 1:30 PM @ Council Chambers

  5. Haunted Happenings at the Commander's Mansion

    October 29, 5:00 PM - October 30, 8:00 PM @ Commander's Mansion
    440 Talcott Avenue
    Watertown, MA 02472

    Tour the graveyard and haunted rooms!

  6. Personnel and Town Organization subcommittee

    October 30, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Richard E. Mastrangelo Council Chamber

    To interview candidates to Board of Assessors - Mr. Moynihan and Mr. Paolillo.