Category Archives: Kids

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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Jr. Raider football registration around the corner

Jr. Raider football registration opening soon for new players Registration for the 2015 Junior Raiders football season begins April 6th at To learn more, attend “Tuesday Night Lights”, WYF Education Forum on Tuesday, March 31st from 7-8pm at Sprague Elementary School Gym. Come learn about Wellesley Youth Football and hear from our coaches and […]

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Wellesley teens recognized for Break Free from Depression work

From the Rotary Club of Wellesley: Several members of the Wellesley Interact Club recently earned a citation from State Senators Richard J. Ross and Cynthia Stone Creem. The citation reads, “In recognition of your success co-facilitating the Break Free from Depression curriculum with middle school age youth at the Boys and Girls club of Waltham as part of […]

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Wellesley Scoops: It’s field hockey, not ice cream

When I saw an email come in from Wellesley Scoops I naturally assumed the town was getting another ice cream or frozen yogurt shop. But no, this outfit caters to kids who want to play field hockey. Wellesley Scoops started up last fall, and after successfully serving 40 1st/2nd grade girls (and having a wait […]

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North River Outfitter doubles down on Wellesley with kids’ store

North River Outfitter, the preppy high-end men’s and women’s clothing store that opened in Wellesley Square last summer, now has something in store for the younger set on Church Street. NRO Kids will soon be filling the space vacated by the Moxie women’s shoes and accessories store. A peek at their website reveals pricey clothing offerings for […]

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