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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
- How to Age Well and Stay in Your Home by Jane E. Brody, The New York Times

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




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 Member Care 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.


1) Members should always log into the Member Portal to register for events.
2) Check this home page to see if an event is canceled or rescheduled.

Member & Volunteer Events
Sunday, August 26, 3:00 PM Meet-Up: Jesus Christ Superstar at The Firehouse Center for the Arts

Member Only Events

Each Thursday through the summer, the Village Walking Group meets at a designated location to walk from 5:30 to 6:30 PM, most often on the rail trail. Email if you would like to join.

Thursday, September 13: Essex River Cruise, a special member-only event. Note: Members must log into the Member Portal to see this event on the calendar.

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, August 15: A Tale of Two Cities - Urban Renewal in Newburyport and Boston's West End with Professor Lois Ascher

Recordings of Past Village Talks
April 2018: Link to Carlene White's Service Dog Project video

June 2018: Twenty-Five Years: Greater Newburyport/Bura (Kenya) Alliance 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.