Event categories: Events

Wellesley Peaceful Protest to End White Supremacy + Police Violence

Date: 2020-06-05
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: 467 Washington St, Wellesley
Please join us for a peaceful protest in Wellesley Center with the goals of speaking out and taking a stand against white supremacy in Wellesley and other predominantly white suburbs, and demonstrating solidarity in the fight for justice in response to police murdering George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and far far too many innocent […]

Race Amity Day Celebration (One-Time Livestream Event)

Date: 2020-06-14
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Live Stream
The National Center For Race Amity is hosting a one-time livestream event featuring today's top personalities sharing their story behind our seal, E Pluribus Unum (Out of many, one). Hear their words and learn the solutions that bring people together instead of apart during these trying times. Hear stories that uplift, entertain and inspire!

Black Lives Matter Protest

Date: 2020-05-31
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Reidy Field, Wellesley
20 MINUTE SILENT VIGIL, SOLIDARITY PROTEST AND NEXT ACTIONS WE CAN TAKE. The past few months have been so incredibly difficult as we navigate this pandemic and all the injustice and inequity we see, in our community and all over America. This pain and fear has been exacerbated in witnessing the death of George Floyd […]

21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge

Start date: 2020-03-30
End date: 2020-04-19
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Dr. Charmie Curry, Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Wellesley Public Schools, invites everyone to join the 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge: You (along with thousands of other people from across the US) will commit to deepening your understanding of and willingness to confront racism for 21 consecutive days (just a few minutes […]

International Women’s Day Wellesley 2020

Date: 2020-03-08
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Wellesley Village Church
Wellesley Women's Initiatives in partnership with the World Of Wellesley invites the community to join them in celebrating International Women's Day 2020. There will be music, dance, art activities and speakers to inspire girls and women of all ages. This year's theme is to celebrate women and support equity, inclusive of divisions, whether national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, […]

No Place Like Home: Attainable, Affordable, Sustainable Housing—In Our Town?

Date: 2020-01-30
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Wellesley Free Library
Many young families, seniors, and people of middle, moderate, or fixed incomes are unable to move to — or stay in — our town. What does this mean for Wellesley’s future? Our expert panelists will provide an overview of the challenges and benefits of creating diverse housing. Bring your questions and comments and join us […]

Help Wellesley with Signs of Love

Date: 2019-11-06
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Wellesley Village Church (2 Central St)
In response to the hurtful expressions that have recently wounded members of our middle and high school communities, ALL are invited to participate in a healing and compassionate community response. From 11:45-1:00 pm on November 6 (public school half day), Wellesley Village Church (2 Central St) invites you to come and make posters as expressions […]

MLK Family Event 2020

Date: 2020-01-20
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Bates Elementary School
Come celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in Wellesley. Join us for crafts, games, activities and pizza! Escape the cold weather. Please RSVP now to let us know you plan to attend. Co-sponsored by the World of Wellesley and the Wellesley High School Diversity Club.

MLK Community Breakfast 2020

Date: 2020-01-20
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Alumnae Hall, Wellesley College
Annual breakfast in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. "A Dream Deferred" featuring an inter-racial and inter-ethnic panel of social justice advocates who will provide insights on Dr. Martin Luther King's dream and the fight for civil rights of Blacks, Indigenous People and Latin X. Where we are, where should we be and how […]

Community Gathering & Facilitated Dialogue

Date: 2019-10-22
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Wellesley Community Center
What are our community core values? Join us for an evening of sharing & building community with: Dr. David Lussier, Superintendent of Wellesley Public Schools Chief Jack Pilecki, Wellesley Police Department Meghan Jop, Wellesley Town Executive Director Linda Chow, Wellesley School Committee Ann Mara Lanza, Building a Better Wellesley Diane Seaborn, Associate Pastor, Wellesley Village […]