Category Archives: Kids

Wellesley High tennis players to host clinic for all

The Wellesley High School tennis teams for the third straight year will host a tennis clinic for kids at the Hunnewell Courts on Washington Street, this time to raise money for the Tenacity tennis program to help urban youth. Previous editions of the clinic have raised funds for the One Fund and Make-a-Wish Foundation. As […]

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Wellesley Square mainstay Abigail’s is closing

Abigail’s Children’s Boutique, which has been at 93 Central St., in Wellesley Square for at least the past 20 years, is shutting down. The store, which sells clothes and gifts for infants to pre-teens, will be be closed Monday through Wednesday this week, then re-open Thursday, April 23 at 10am for a big store-wide retirement sale. Abigail’s […]

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Wellesley Friendly Aid raising funds to send kids to camp

Wellesley Friendly Aid has kicked off its Camp Fund Appeal, which provides financial assistance so low income Wellesley children can attend camp.  Last year Friendly Aid funded 56 campers, and it expects more applications this year.  An anonymous donor has offered to match contributions up to $10,000.  Among early donors this year: the Peewee A-3 team […]

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Wellesley High sophs to lead 3rd/4th graders on trail walks & more

                            Wellesley High School sophomores Sam Gilman and Eric Fichtel, as part of a leadership development program at the school, will be taking 3rd and 4th graders on local trail walks and organizing related educational games on the first three weekends in May. Participants in the […]

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Wellesley HS seniors collecting toys for kids

As part of their end-of-year project, Wellesley High School seniors Elizabeth Vahey and Anya Pineau are running a toy drive for Boston Children’s Hospital at all of the Wellesley elementary schools. The students are asking families to donate new or gently used books, toys, board games, and art supplies for long-term and visiting patients to […]

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Wellesley High softball team to run clinic for girls

Next Saturday, April 11th, from noon until 3pm, Wellesley High School coaches and players will be running a clinic for girls in grades 1 -8.  All proceeds will go to support the team.

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