Also closed: the library, town offices, post offices.
Join the World of Wellesley and Wellesley College on January 16 for the 17th annual breakfast at Alumnae Hall, Wellesley College, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Breakfast will be available at 8am, and the program will run 8:30am to 10am featuring keynote speaker Chuck Collins and performances by The Kuumba Singers of Harvard College and the Wellesley High School Thunder Step Squad.
From there, you can head over the the MLK birthday celebration for children and families:
Nick Tatar’s LEGO Winter Village is back for a third year at the Main Library Children’s Room until Dec. 23. The Olin College Associate Dean of Student Affairs has made it bigger and better than ever, as you can see from these pictures:
The Wellesley Recreation Department has doled out awards for this year’s holiday house decorating contest, and Wellesley Public Media has captured the sights and sounds on video. As Rec’s Brandon Fitts says, people are ecstatic when they find out they’ve won and “most people are in disbelief this is actually a real thing.”
But as they say at this time of year, you’ve got to believe.
(Winning homes are at 7 Evergreen Ave., 125 Pilgrim Rd., 514 Washington St., 9 Eisenhower Circle & 8 Beverly Rd.)