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Wellesley Historical Society presents Winter Wednesdays

The Wellesley Historical Society is partnering with the Wellesley Community Center to offer a new series of children’s programs called “Winter Wednesdays” beginning in December. The programs are geared toward children aged five to ten and will take place from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Wellesley Community Center, 219 Washington Street, every Wednesday from […]

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The Wellesley Players holding auditions for My Fair Lady

The Wellesley Players announces Auditions for My Fair Lady Based upon George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion With Book and Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and Music by Frederick Loewe Directed by Celia Couture Music Direction by Art Finstein Choreography by Kelly Murphy Artistic Director Celia Couture intends to present this beloved Broadway musical in a manner […]

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8th annual Wellesley Luminary Night set for Dec. 7

It’s already time to start planning your participation in The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club’s (WHJWC) 8th Annual Luminary Night, which this year takes place on Sunday, Dec. 7. On Luminary Night, families and businesses throughout Wellesley light luminary candles along their streets, sidewalks and doorsteps, creating a beautiful town-wide glow welcoming the holiday season. […]

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$25 tickets available to public for Carly Simon concert at Wellesley College

General admission tickets for a Nov. 22 performance at Wellesley College’s Alumnae Hall featuring Carly Simon, her children Sally Taylor and Ben Taylor, and others are now available to the public. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at: Information on the show lineup is available here. The concert is being held to benefit Consenses, […]

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Wellesley Community Blood Drive on Nov. 26

Give blood on Wednesday, Nov. 26 from 10am-3pm at Wellesley Hills Congregational Church to honor the memory of Dan McCabe, a young Wellesley resident who died in 2007. For an appointment, call 1-800 RED CROSS (733-2767) or visit RELATED: A Path in the Woods Foundation

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Wellesley Symphony Orchestra concert Nov. 23 features Overture, Clock, Sonata, & Rhapsody

The next Wellesley Symphony Orchestra concert is on Sunday, Nov. 23, with the pre-concert talk at 2:15pm and the main event starting at 3pm at MassBay Community College on Oakland Street. The line-up: Beethoven Overture and Turkish March from The Ruins of Athens Kodaly Viennese Musical Clock and Intermezzo from Harry Jonos Suite Schubert Arpeggione […]

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Music Week at Wellesley High: Jazz & orchestra concerts on tap

Wellesley High School’s jazz bands and choir, plus guest  vocalist Peter Eldridge from the Grammy Award-winning New York Voices group, will perform in concert on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 7pm at the school. The concert is free and open to the public. That performance will be followed on Wednesday night Nov. 19 at 7pm by […]

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Two performances of A Midsummer Night’s Dream coming to Dana Hall

The Dana Hall Middle School will present A Midsummer Night’s Dream at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 20 and at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 21 in Waldo Auditorium. The play, which we’re told features a very Downton Abbey style of dress, is open to the public and free of charge. The play includes 15 actresses and […]

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