I have been a resident of Newton Surrey for 14 years since I moved to Canada when i was 21 years old and Realtor in Surrey for 7 years. Newton is named after settler E.J. Newton who settled in the area in 1886. Today, Newton is home to a variety of educational, recreational and cultural facilities, including the Bell Centre for Performing Arts and the Newton Cultural Centre which hosts lot of cultural shows and events. Newton is a culturally diverse community that plays host to one of the largest Vaisakhi Parades outside India with gathering of approximately close to 500,000+ people. Newton has Khalsa School, Sikh temple, mosque and churches for its diverse residents.
Newton has everything to offer to its resident from parks to trails, recreational centre to seniors centre and Outdoor pools open all summer long. To name a few of those parks recreational centre and outdoor pools are Newton Recreation Centre, Newton Seniors Centre, Newton Arena Bear Creek Outdoor Pool and Unwin Outdoor Pool.
Newton offers trails around Surrey Lake, to the shoreline views and bird watching at Mud Bay Park and the athletic facilities at Newton Athletic Park for soccer, tennis, basketball courts and walking trail along the park. West Newton Community Park offers a regulation sized cricket Field for cricket lovers. Dog off-leash area at Panorama Park for dog lovers, (A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself). Newton is home for me and my family just like other residents of Newton and I love it.