Category Archives: Kids

Free family activities on Tuesday mornings at Wellesley Town Hall Green

LINX’s Wellesley Tree House is hosting free interactive early childhood classes on the Wellesley Town Hall Green on Tuesdays through August 11th from 10am – 10:45am. The goal of each event is to provide some structured summer fun to local families while sampling the different types of classes offered at the enrichment center. The events include music, art, […]

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Annual July Jubilation coming to Wellesley Square

Wellesley Square is revving up to host its annual July Jubilation celebration on Saturday, July 18, 9:30am – 4:30pm. The shopping and family fun extravaganza traditionally offers great bargains for shoppers and plenty of activities for kids. Over sixty merchants will join in with sidewalk sales, and also on hand will be a dunk tank, […]

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Summer of lost dolls continues in Wellesley

It’s been the summer of lost dolls in Wellesley: The latest, at corner of Granite St./Summit Rd. She looks a tad uncomfortable… Thanks to reader JF for passing along the info and photo.   RELATED: Doll found in Wellesley park | Toy bunny lost & found

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Doll found in Wellesley park

A doll was found on a park bench near the post office/Wellesley Square commuter rail station on July 3. If you are looking for the doll, touch base with Caitlin ([email protected]).

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Purple Alert: Anyone seen this toy bunny in Wellesley?

UPDATE (6/28): Mr. Purples has returned…Happy ending.   A Wellesley family that apparently spends a lot of time at grocery stores is seeking help finding their kid’s toy, Mr. Purples. The toy bunny appears to be plush and purple. Missing softie in #Wellesley Roche Bros or Whole Foods parking lots today. Help Mr. Purples come […]

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Wellesley kindergarten schedule tweaked for start of 2015 school year

The School Committee has voted to approve changing the Wellesley Public School Kindergarten start schedule for the 2015-2016 school year. Kindergarten classes (as well as grades 1 – 5) will begin on Wednesday, September 2, 2015. However, kindergartners will be dismissed at noon for the first seven days of school (which includes two Wednesdays). The […]

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Walk-off grand slam at Reidy Field: A much needed dose of sports excitement

On an otherwise sad day in Wellesley, it was inspiring to come across this scene at Reidy Field on Friday night, where the Tigers were playing the Indians in a Little League American League semi-final series game.  The Tigers trailed going into their final at-bats by a score of 8-5, but won and ended the game […]

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Beautiful day for Schofield race, fun fair

Great weather for Sunday’s annual Schofield 5K road race, fun run and Fun Fair. Wellesley High School cross country and track runner Ben Matejka won the race in a time of 17: 29, with Caitlin Ramby of Wellesley taking the women’s title with a time of 20:54. Some 400 runners took to the hilly course for […]

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