Category Archives: Kids

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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Easter egg hunt at Wellesley Village Church cemetery

Headstones didn’t seem to scare off kids hunting for Easter eggs at the Wellesley Village Church cemetery on Sunday (YouTube vidio link).

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NRO Kids opens in Wellesley

NRO Kids, a children’s clothing, toys, and accessories store opened its Church St. location on Friday in the spot vacated by Moxie.

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Wellesley Spring road race schedule is packed

Road racing rules in Wellesley during the Spring. In addition to the Boston Marathon, which goes through town on April 20, here’s a look at other races. *Officer Stewart Savage Memorial 5K Road Race/Fun Run: Sunday, May 3. Held at Babson College, the run run starts at 10, the road race at 11am. $20 pre-registration, […]

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Wellesley Community Children’s Center Fun Run/Fair coming up

Wellesley Community Children’s Center’s 35th annual  Fun Run & Fun Fair is this coming Saturday, March 28, from 8:30am-12pm, and everyone is welcome. Ditch the snow pants for running shorts in a fun-filled event located in the newly renovated Dorothy Towne Field House of Wellesley College’s Keohane Sports Center. Events include races for waddlers as young as […]

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Wellesley Transportation Department presents 2015-2016 school bus info

The Wellesley Transportation Department has sent out an informational letter that explains how to register public and in-town private school students for school bus service for the 2015 – 2016 school year. Here’s the deal: if you live two or more miles from the school and your public school child is in kindergarten – 6th grade, there […]

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