Event categories: Partner

Rally Against Gun Violence

Date: June 2, 2022
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Wellesley Town Hall - Front Lawn
Thursday, June 2 is National Gun Violence Awareness Day, and we’re teaming up with the Wellesley Democratic Town Committee and the Wellesley Action Alliance for a protest in support of Gun Control and Black Lives. We want to honor the lives lost in Buffalo, Uvalde, and countless other incidents of gun violence with ACTION. Included […]

International Night 2022

Date: May 18, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Wellesley High School Auditorium
Young Ethnic Scholars, WPS present: International Night 2022 on May 18th, at 6 PM at the Wellesley High School auditorium. International Night is a school and Wellesley community-wide event to raise cultural awareness among students, parents, and the community as a whole. This day of cultural exposure will give participants a place to begin their […]

The Documentary Project by the WPS, Evolutions Program Students

Date: May 3, 2022
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Zoom
Wellesley Public School, Evolutions Program students, to present three documentaries about their journey to gain more understanding about historically marginalized groups. These documentaries are a reflection of the steps these students have taken towards the promotion of a more accepting environment in our town. In partnership with the World of Wellesley, this event will take […]

Book Talk Event – “The Sum of Us” by Heather McGhee

Date: May 1, 2022
Time: 2:00 am - 2:00 am
The LWVW and World of Wellesley invite you to a VIRTUAL discussion about Heather McGhee's NYT bestseller and National Book Award Longlist "The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together" (focus on Chapters 1 and 2). This book can be found at the Wellesley Free Library and Wellesley Booksmith. […]

Virtual Concert to Benefit the Resettlement of Afghan Families in the United States

Date: February 11, 2022
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Online Event
The Immigration Justice Group at Temple Beth Elohim presents a virtual CONCERT on FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 11 at 8:00 pm to benefit the resettlement of Afghan Families. You need to register in order to get the link to the concert: registration information. If you can't attend the concert, but wish to donate: Click here, scroll down […]

Community Book Read: CASTE

Start date: November 1, 2021
End date: March 10, 2022
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Online Event
ABOUT THE AUTHOR AND THE BOOK Caste: The Origins of our Discontents, was published in August 2020 to critical acclaim and became a Number 1 New York Times bestseller. Dwight Garner of The New York Times called it, “An instant American classic and almost certainly the keynote nonfiction book of the American century thus far.” […]

At My Neighbor’s Table Series

Date: January 23, 2022
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Location: Online Event
  Register by emailing atmyneighborstable@gmail.com by January 20.

Myth Busting Thanksgiving

Date: November 22, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Zoom
The Committee for IPD Wellesley, World of Wellesley and Equal Justice in Needham for Families are excited to announce our virtual event: Myth Busting Thanksgiving on November 22, 2021 at 7:00PM EST! Kisha James (Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head Aquinnah and Oglala Lakota) will be debunking the settler narrative of Thanksgiving that remains pervasive in our […]

Natick Is United: Racial Justice Series

Start date: October 20, 2021
End date: November 10, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Please join Natick Is United for a unique three night experience. Each session will build on the last, as we work together to create shared language, and forge deeper connections by telling our stories and listening to the experiences of others. By the end of the third evening we will have a deeper understanding of […]

Family Storytime with Carole Lindstrom (Anishinaabe/Metis, enrolled with Turtle Mountain Band of Ojibwe)

Date: October 11, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Zoom
We are so excited to be sponsoring Equal Justice in Needham for Families' storytime event on Indigenous Peoples Day, October 11, along with Wellesley Free Library! New York Times bestselling author Carole Lindstrom (Anishinaabe/Metis, enrolled with Turtle Mountain Band of Ojibwe) will be reading her children's book We Are Water Protectors inspired by Standing Rock […]