Category Archives: Wellesley Free Library

Author Michael Ponsor to double dip in Wellesley on Tuesday

MassBay Community College and the Wellesley Free Library will be holding 2 separate events on Tuesday October 27th involving Michael Ponsor, author of “ The Hanging Judge,” a legal thriller revolving around the death penalty. Ponsor’s book had been selected for The OneBook Project, a college-wide initiative inviting students, faculty, staff and members of the outside […]

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Attorney General Maura Healey to speak at Wellesley library

RSVP at: the Wellesley Democratic Town Committee’s website

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Wellesley Libraries book sale, Sept. 17 – 20

In other library news, Fall hours are now in place, which includes Sunday hours. The main branch hours are: Monday – Thursday, 9am – 9pm Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Sunday 1pm – 5pm Click here for hours at the Fells branch and the Hills branch. Looking ahead, the libraries will be […]

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Study up on SAT vs. ACT at Wellesley Free Library


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Oils exhibit at Wellesley library: the painter/doctor is in

Painter Arnold Sheinis is exhibiting his work at the Wellesley main library. A self-described eclectic artist, he has been painting for many years, but on the advice of his early teachers, first he toiled at a day job. After practicing psychiatry for 27 years, Sheinis decided to let his medical degree take a back seat […]

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Wellesley Art in the Park exhibit heads indoors

The Wellesley Women Artisans‘ recent Art in the Park event, at which attendees drew pictures from Polaroid photos of people they didn’t know, produced dozens of portraits that are being displayed at Wellesley Free Library until June 15. If you don’t get over to the library, you can also check out the portraits online.  

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Learn about fire safety at Wellesley library

Learn all about fire safety training while in the presence of a live fire on Wednesday, May 6, 6:30pm – 8:30pm at the main library. Presenter Lt. Paul Delaney, a 21-year veteran of the Wellesley fire department and its Public Education Officer, will have things under control as he discusses home fire safety, how to […]

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“Bag It: Is Your Life Too Plastic?” to be shown at Wellesley Free Library

                Bag It: Is Your Life Too Plastic? Tuesday April 28, 2015 7:00 PM  Main Library Wakelin Room Americans use 60,000 plastic bags every five minutes that we mindlessly throw away. But where is ‘away?’ Where do bags and other plastics end up, and at what cost to our environment, […]

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