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Wellesley Cultural Council seeks your input

The Wellesley Cultural Council, the local presence of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, is eager to learn what residents of Wellesley think about the state of their cultural lives in town, and is also seeking to broaden its membership.  We on the WCC are currently conducting a survey of Wellesley residents so we can learn what […]

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Save the Date: Wellesley Mini Art in Bloom Show on May 3

The Wellesley Society of Artists will present its Mini Art in Bloom Show in conjunction with the Wellesley Garden Club on Sunday, May 3 from 2-4pm at the Wellesley Community Center, 219 Washington Street, Wellesley Hills. Light refreshments will be served at this free event, which is open to the public. Paintings selected by the Garden Club from […]

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Draw your neighbor on Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend

Wouldn’t you love to draw a picture of that 7am leaf-blowing neighbor or that nice lady across the street whose dog keeps dirtying up your daisies? Well, you’ll sort of have your chance to do that at this year’s edition of Art in Park during Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend. Except that we’re talking good vibes in this […]

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Latest Wellesley Free Library lobby art: Silk embroidery

Wellesley Free Library this month is displaying the silk embroidery of Xuehua Fan, whose family for years has created this traditional form of art in China. According to the library, this Su embroidery is sometimes called Silk Painting because it looks so much like paint. It does…  

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Free show: Project Moves Dance Company coming to Wellesley High

The Al Robinson Fund for the Arts presents a one-night-only performance by the Project Moves Dance Company at Wellesley High School on March 26 at 7pm This dynamic dance company, whose members are ages 10-18, brings its message of empowerment to the Katherine L. Babson, Jr. Auditorium at Wellesley High School to promote anti-bullying, acceptance and respect. […]

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See double at Wellesley Free Library

Here’s a good rainy day activity: Check out photographer Mark Chester‘s Twosomes exhibit at Wellesley Free Library’s Wakelin Room today, March 14, from 1-5pm, when there will be an artist’s talk and reception. Chester’s exhibit features prints from his 40+ years as a photographer.

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Save the date: Oil painting demo in Wellesley on March 26

The Wellesley Society of Artists (WSA) is pleased to present a demonstration featuring oil media artist, Eli Cedrone, on Thursday, March 26, at the Wellesley Community Center, 219 Washington Street, Wellesley Hills. Light refreshments begin at 6:30 pm, followed by the demonstration from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Contemporary Impressionism best describes the style of this native Bostonian. Cedrone […]

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Classic Movie Night in Wellesley: Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Catch the classic 1978 remake of the original 1956 movie Invasion of the Body Snatchers at the Wellesley Free Library on Thursday, March 12th at 6:45pm. Invasion of the Body Snatchers is a science fiction thriller directed by Philip Kaufman, and starring Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Veronica Cartwright, Jeff Goldblum and Leonard Nimoy. It is based […]

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