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Follow these instructions if your kid wants to be in Wellesley Players’ The Pied Piper

Via The Wellesley Players: The Wellesley Players announce auditions for children’s roles in their upcoming Family Theater production of The Pied Piper. We are looking for children between the ages of 7 and 14 to perform at Wellesley High School on May 14 and May 15. There are three larger roles: Pip, a boy aged 12-14; Fabian, a boy […]

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Watercolor exhibit of royal plants deigns to grace Wellesley’s Mass Hort with its presence

Massachusetts Horticultural Society is pleased to announce an exhibition of watercolor facsimiles from the Highgrove Florilegium, February 12 – March 12, 2016, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Exhibition is free and open to the public. The Highgrove Florilegium is an exquisite two-volume set of 124 facsimile botanical watercolors of plants from TRH The Prince of […]

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Wellesley College Collins Cinema says Happy Valentine’s Day with Romeo + Juliet and 10 Things I Hate About You

Special Event! Valentine’s Day Double Feature Saturday, February 13 Shakespeare on the Global Silver Screen Collins Cinema 12:00pm: Romeo + Juliet (1996) 3:30pm: 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Davis with a special showing of two beloved 90’s film adaptations of Shakespeare’s most romantic works: Romeo + Juliet (starring […]

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Natural Resources Commission seeks input on proposed plastic bags bylaw

At Annual Town Meeting on March 28, the Wellesley Natural Resources Commission (NRC) will propose a bylaw banning the distribution of single-use plastic check-out bags in town. To date, 18 other communities in the Commonwealth have already approved restrictions on plastic shopping bags. The NRC is seeking feedback before finalizing the specifics of this proposal. […]

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Dana Hall shows off Beaver Country Day art talent

From Dana Hall School: In collaboration with Beaver Country Day School in Chestnut Hill, the Dana Hall Art Gallery presents Creative Colleagues, running February 8 through March 4. An opening reception will be held Tuesday, February 9, from 5–7:30 p.m. Creative Colleagues: Work from the Art Faculty of Beaver Country Day School features painting and fiber art by […]

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Wellesley United Soccer offers free player workshop

Wellesley United Soccer presents a  FREE PLAYER WORKSHOP “Becoming a Triple-Impact Competitor®” Find out how to bounce back from setbacks, how to move your game to the next level, and how to ‘Honor the Game’. Geared toward players in grades 7-11 for all sports Date: 3/19/16 Time: 2:00pm Venue: Wellesley Free Library – Wakelin Room […]

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Wellesley Evolutions students to show their stuff

Evolutions is an interdisciplinary and collaborative program at Wellesley High that has teachers and students making connections across courses in Art, English, Math, Science and Social Studies. Such programs have been underway at nearby schools in communities such as Brookline and Needham, and the Wellesley program — which attracted over 80 juniors and seniors for […]

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Wellesley Service League accepting Centennial Youth Service Award apps

The Wellesley Service League, a non-profit service organization meeting the needs of the Wellesley community, is accepting applications through March 31, 2016 for its annual Centennial Youth Service Award. The applicant should be a Wellesley resident, completing his or her senior year in high school, who has demonstrated unusual dedication and selflessness in a volunteer capacity.  […]

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