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Our mission
To promote living well and independently for a lifetime through community engagement and a network of neighborly support.

Contact Us
Greater Newburyport Village
P.O. Box 58
Newburyport, MA 01950

To send us an email:
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Go to Village News to view:
- The Governor's Council: Aging in Massachusetts
- Tuft's Foundation Supports Age-Friendly Massachusetts
- NPR's multi-part series about Village adaptations in America
Port Media's In the Studio with Greater Newburyport Village 2018 with Paul Harrington, Kate Derrick, and Bill Franz
New Aging: Architects of Aging highlights the benefits of Village membership
- Town Hall Presentation of January 13, 2018

- Village Members Sarah and Alan Ward present a class: The Hidden Life of Trees at the Learning Lyceum.




The Voice of the Village has the latest news about our Village members, events, and feature articles. Click the link below to read or download the newsletter and get to know the Village and its many membership benefits.

"The Making of a Village:
The Greater Newburyport Village Comes to Life"
by Tom Lochhaas

Hear Board Member and Membership Director Bill Franz talk about the Village on WNPB

Who we are and how we can help

We all face challenges as we age. Deliberately choosing how we want to live impacts how we meet these challenges. The Greater Newburyport Village can help. Read more to learn who we are and how we can help.

Connecting Village members in Amesbury, Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, West Newbury and Salisbury

The time to join is now!
Learn the Benefits of Joining the Village

The Greater Newburyport Village is a member of the National Village to Village Network.

Member & Volunteer Events

July Dinner (details to come)

Member Only Events

Tuesday, June 5, 9:45 AM to 3:00 PM (rain date June 7): Tour Forest Hills: The Cemetery as Park with Lois Ascher RSVP by June 1

Wednesday, June 13, 5:30-7:30 PM: Appetizer Potluck at Dalton House RSVP by June 11

Thursdays through the summer, the Village Walking Group meets at the Black Cow (waterfront) to walk the rail trail from 5:30 to 6:30 PM. To join, email

Village Talks

Open to the public, talks are from 1:00 to 2:00 pm on the third Wednesday of the month at the Newburyport Senior/Community Center. Click the links below to learn more - and hope to see you there!

Wednesday, June 20: Twenty-five Years: Greater Newburyport & Bura (Kenya) Alliance with Joanna Hammond and Ted Van Nahl

Wednesday, August 15: Theatre of Soul, Soul of Theatre with Stephen Haley (details to come)

From the April 2018 Village Talk: Link to Carlene White's Service Dog Project video

The Greater Newburyport Village presents Village Talks for the enjoyment and enrichment of the community.



Our Village is a member of the Village to Village Network,
a national organization which provides information, encouragement and peer support to
similar villages in 200+ communities across the country.