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The Fund for Wellesley kicks off competitive grant process

The Fund for Wellesley is now accepting grant proposals from Town departments and charitable organizations that serve the Wellesley community. The Fund, which is supported through donations from Wellesley residents and businesses, seeks to find new ways to support the town’s most vulnerable populations, and strengthen a sense of community and philanthropy. To date, the Fund has made grants totaling […]

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Wellesley Wetlands Protection Committee has vacancy

The Wellesley Natural Resources Commission is looking for a volunteer to serve on the Wetlands Protection Committee. The Committee meets every third Thursday evening and is responsible for enforcing state and local wetlands protection law.  Experience in a related field, such as civil engineering, law or environmental sciences, is preferred, but not required.  Training (paid […]

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Shining a light on Wellesley Historical Society’s next Winter Wednesday kids’ program

The Wellesley Historical Society, in partnership with the Wellesley Community Center, will be offering the next “Winter Wednesday” children’s program on Wednesday, February 26 from 1 to 3 P.M. This is a drop-in program, so families can come and go as their schedules allow! The topic for February 26 will be “Illumination through History”. Participants […]

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Residents invited to give input on Wellesley town government structure

The Town Government Study Committee, created last spring by Town Meeting to review the structure of town government in Wellesley, will be holding two meetings next week to seek input from residents in Town. We wish to hear your comments on how well our town government functions and whether town government is effective in meeting […]

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“Growthbusters: Hooked on Growth” movie/discussion on tap

Unitarian Universalist Society of Wellesley Hills (309 Washington St.) is hosting a free screening of and discussion about “Growthbusters: Hooked on Growth” on Feb. 27 at 7:30pm. The pitch: Have you ever questioned the conventional wisdom that growth will solve our problems? Are economic growth and consumption overwhelming all that conservation and technology might do to keep the […]

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Dana Hall Dance concert open to public

The Dana Hall School Dance Department presents March: Dance Concert in February on Friday, Feb. 27 and Saturday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Bardwell Auditorium. Admission is $10 for the public and free for members of the Dana Hall The formal dance concert showcases work by student choreographers as well as faculty members Devon Fitchett and Elena […]

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