Summer Harmony – June 25 – Newton MA

ARNE invites you to walk cheerfully on a magical journey into a summer night of world famous opera arias, canzonettas and zarzuelas, guided by the powerful voice of tenor Costel Busuioc.

Where: Carriage House Violins – of Johnson String Instrument
1039 Chestnut St, Newton Upper Falls, Massachusetts 02464
When: June 25 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Admission: $25, groups > 6 people $20/person, children under 12 free

Here is Costel Busuioc during a Chicago concert:

Romanian Consulate in Boston (MA) – 15 and 16 April 2016

The General Consulate of Romania in New York will organize a temporary consulate in Boston, Massachusetts on April 15 and 16th.

Friday, April 15 : 2pm – 6pm
Saturday, April 16 : 9am – 1pm
Location to be announced soon.

The following consular services are offered (in Romanian):
– Autentificare înscrisuri (procuri, declaraţii);
– Depunerea cererilor privind clarificarea cetățeniei române;
– Transcriere acte de stare civilă;
– Procurare acte din România (acte de stare civilă, cazier judiciar);
– Eliberare acte pentru care cererile au fost depuse în prealabil (paşapoarte, acte de
stare civilă, acte procurate din România).

Due to technical restrictions, they cannot process requests for passports or travel titles.
Citizens are required to make an appointment by Tuesday, the 12th of April, by sending an email to:

The consulate recommends all romanian citizens who require services and documents to come with identification documents and any other documents as required on the Consulte of New York web site (in Romanian):


2015 European Champions League Final – June 6 2015 – Newton MA

Watching the finals of the most important soccer competitions among Romanians has been a tradition within the Association of Romanians in New England (AR-NE) since 2010. This year, we are inviting you to join us on the occasion of the 2015 European Champions League Final, which will be played on the Olympic Stadium (Olympiastadion”) in Berlin, Germany. As usual, we will serve a variety of appetizers, as well as the traditional Romanian sausages (“mici”). CHL_2015_collage
When: Saturday, June 6 2015, 2 to 5 PM
Where: “The Cherry Tree” Pub
1349 Washington St, Newton, Massachusetts 02465
Parking: Metered parking in front or parking lot in back.
Admission: $10 ($5 kids under 12)
Confimation: In order to help us approximate how much food to prepare, please RSVP on the Facebook Event.

Unforgettable Folk – May 17 2015 – Newton MA

Folk Music Concert by Adriana Ausch and Adrian Sahlean

Sunday, May 17th, 4:30, Café Bocca Bella, 442 Lexington Street, Auburndale, MA 02466

Tickets may be purchased from the organizer, Adrian Sahlean, by clicking here.

Asa cum v-am promis, un concert de suflet:Concertul va avea loc Sunday, May 17th, 4:30, Café Bocca Bella, 442…

Posted by Asociatia Romanilor din New England on Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Lilac Sunday Picnic – May 10 2015 – Arnold Arboretum, Boston MA

Lilac Sunday Picnic

The Association of Romanians in New England (AR-NE), Romanians in Boston and EERC invites you to join us at the Arnold Arboretum for a picnic on Lilac Sunday. Of the thousands of flowering plants in the Arboretum, only one, the lilac, is singled out each year for a daylong celebration. With more than 370 lilac plants of 176 kinds, the Arboretum holds one of the premier lilac collections in North America. Tours of the lilacs, family activities, food vendors, and picnicking (on this special day only) make for a memorable day. Be a part of this beloved Boston tradition!
When: Sunday, May 10th, 2015, 11am-4pm
Where: Meeting spot: Square 14 (birch trees on the hill) marked with “X” on the map below.
Entrance to the park is free.
Details: Entry to the Arboretum is free. As in previous years, everyone is welcome to bring whatever food and drink they’d like (potluck style). Street parking along the Arboretum perimeter is limited and visitors are advised to take public transportation. The nearest MBTA statios is Forrest Hills on the Orange line..
Contact: AR-NE: Liliana Onita Lenco 978-548-8435
Romani in Boston: Serban Georgescu – 617-959-7472