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Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend, Veterans’ parade slideshow

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Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend vs. The Weather

Event organizers are still hopeful that most of Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend activities can be held, despite some rain in the forecast. First up: The Hunnewell Fun Fair on Friday afternoon May 16 from 3:05-6pm. Be on the lookout, however for some changes (for example, the hours for the Art in the Park activity, involving the […]

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Young Wellesley softball players appear on NESN Mother’s Day pre-Red Sox show

UPDATE: 5/12/14: Here the girls are… If you’re planning to watch the Red Sox-Rangers game this afternoon you might want to tune in early (or set your DVR) to catch the NESN Clubhouse show at 130pm: A dozen Wellesley Girls Softball Rookie (Grade 2 & 3) and Junior (Grades 4 & 5)  league players will […]

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Wellesley College Child Study Center lecture on “Encouraging Adventure” set for May 8

The Child Study Center at Wellesley College is finishing up a year-long celebration of its 100th anniversary with a lecture by child development expert Joan Almon on “Encouraging Adventure: Redefining Success to Include Risk”. The May 8 (this Thursday) lecture is free and open to the public at Alumnae Hall at 7pm.

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Double the fun: Wizard of Oz & The Wiz coming to Wellesley

The nonprofit Wellesley Theatre Project will present the musicals, The Wizard of Oz, The Young Performers’ Edition and The Wiz Thursday, May 8, Friday, May 9, Saturday, May 10 and Sunday, May 11.  All performances will take place at The Sorenson Center for the Arts, 231 Forest St., Babson College, Wellesley. Tickets are priced $12 for adults and $6 for […]

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Tenacre, Hunnewell fairs coming in May

On May 10 from 11am-3pm,  Tenacre Country Day School will hold its annual Tenacre Fair, which features carnival rides (e.g., flying elephants, 70 foot slide, Moon Bounce), games (e.g., Ring Toss, Hockey Shoot,), pony rides, Barn Babies – farm animal petting area, face painting, and other family-friendly activities. Also includes grilled and baked goods for lunch […]

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Wellesley youth tennis clinic/game day set for May 4

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Young Wellesley runners get taste of Boston Marathon finish

Some of the fastest Wellesley Middle School and High School runners earned the honor of competing in Saturday’s Invitational Mile events, which involve 4 male and 4 female athletes from each of the 8 towns and cities along the Boston Marathon course. The mile race for high school students and the 1 kilometer race for […]

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Wellesley High juniors organize cleats drive

Do you have any used cleats your children have outgrown? If so, don’t throw them out. Instead, donate them to Play Ball!, a non-profit organization that funds school sports for the public middle schools in the City of Boston. A group of Wellesley High School juniors is conducting a service project to collect cleats for […]

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Learn softball from Wellesley High players

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