Category Archives: Art

LEGO Winter Village coming to Wellesley Free Library

Nick Tatar returns  to the Main Library Children’s Room  for two days only, Dec. 12 and 13, with his LEGO Winter Village. Although it may be viewed anytime during those days, it will be in full operation on Friday from 1 PM to 5 PM and Saturday from 10 AM to 1 PM. RELATED: Rebuilding Wellesley […]

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Wellesley Marketplace welcomes holiday shoppers

The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club’s annual Wellesley Marketplace event that took place Saturday at the Wellesley Middle School drew over 2,000 shoppers and 150+ exhibitors. I’m not shy about shopping so I jumped right into the fray, on a quest for unique gifts and whatever else might jump out at me. Here’s what I […]

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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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Carly Simon and family to perform benefit concert in Wellesley for Consenses art project

Carly Simon, along with son Ben Taylor and daughter Sally Taylor, will perform at a concert at Wellesley College’s Alumnae Hall on Saturday, Nov. 22 at 7pm to benefit an art project called Consenses. Sally Taylor is the founder of Consenses, through which she has engaged artists from around the world to reinterpret each other’s […]

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Wellesley Sleepwalker gets Halloween tribute

The remains of the Wellesley College “Sleepwalker” sculpture — the one of the guy in his undies that stirred up campus earlier this year and then was removed after being vandalized — has been given a fitting Halloween tribute at the spot where he once resided on campus. Thanks to reader CC for passing along the photo. RELATED: Wellesley Sleepwalker lives […]

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Classic movie night in Wellesley: Seven Samurai

Fans of the western The Magnificent Seven might enjoy catching a showing at Wellesley Free Library on Wednesday night of the movie it was based on: Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai. (Not to be confused with the more recent Seven Psychopaths. The action starts at 6:45pm. This epic tale concerns honor and duty during a time when […]

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Wellesley Society of Artists Presents Fall Library Art Exhibit and Demonstration

The Wellesley Society of Artists (WSA) is a community of artists founded in 1933 for the purpose of encouraging and supporting local artists. Member Artists works will be on display in the lobby and Wakelin Room at the Wellesley Free Library, 530 Washington Street, Wellesley, from November 1 through November 28. On Thursday, November 6, […]

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Dana Hall exhibit features student art from South Africa

The Dana Hall School Art Gallery presents Ubuntu: Art from Students at the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls through November 21 with an opening reception Tuesday, October 28 from 5-7:30 p.m. The exhibit is free and open to the public. Over the past six years, Dana Hall has developed a relationship with the Oprah […]

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