Event categories: Partner

Screening of “All In: the Fight for Democracy”

Date: May 11, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Online
Join for a group watch party of the documentary "All In: The Fight for Democracy". This documentary, featuring Stacey Abrams, takes a look at the history and current activism against voter suppression. Afterwards, we'll have 15 minutes of social time in break out rooms/small groups. Hope you can make it! Hosted by Wellesley Town Democratic […]

Seizing the Moment Against Racism: What Allies Can Do

Date: April 30, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Online
A frank conversation about the role companies, executives, employees and customers must all play when we witness acts of injustice or bigotry in our places of work and our communities. Being good allies is not only about what we do, but about the insight and understanding that results from better appreciating one another’s lived experiences. […]

#STOPANTIASIANHATE Wellesley Rally and Run

Date: March 27, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Wellesley Congregational Church
What: This is a part of #StopAntiAsianHate rally and run across eight towns along the Boston Marathon Route Where: Sidewalk from Wellesley Congregational Church all the way to the Wellesley/Newton border along Washington St - 3 miles in total. 4 stations will be set up along the route demonstration gathering and water. Any donations to […]

Building Cultural Bridges Program

Start date: April 11, 2021
End date: June 1, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Zoom
The Building Cultural Bridges Program (“BCBP”) is a Wellesley High School student-led virtual cultural exchange program for 4th and 5th graders in the Wellesley community. The program consists of two main parts for the students: a regular after school group meeting and a bi-weekly call with their "bridge" partner.  The after school Zoom meetings will […]

Frederick Joseph Author Visit: The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person

Date: March 20, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Zoom
Join celebrated author Frederick Joseph for an incredible event - a presentation of his bestselling book 'The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person' including an engaging question and answer session! Best for grades 7 and up. 'Writing from the perspective of a friend, Frederick Joseph offers candid reflections on his own experiences with […]

At My Neighbors Table Event; Fault Lines: Grappling With Segregation In Our Schools

Date: March 21, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Online Event
Following short presentations by Liam Kerr and Rep. Chynah Tyler, we will explore and discuss the high levels of K-12 school segregation in our communities, the detrimental impacts and what can be done to build a better educational experience for our children. Liam Kerr, MA State Dir., Democrats For Education Reform. Organized report on school segregation Needham resident […]

4th-8th Grade Book Club Author Visit with Erin Yun

Date: February 23, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Zoom
Join Wellesley Free Library for a special treat! Author Erin Yun will visit to discuss her book Pippa Park Raises Her Game. This is a rare opportunity to learn about the process of writing and ask questions about the book. You can check out the book online on Hoopla here: https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/13036685 or stop by the […]

Making the Invisible Visible: A Dialogue to Stop the Hate

Date: February 14, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Online Event
Join this community forum aimed at 1) developing a shared understanding of the historical context of anti-Chinese discrimination in the US, and 2) gain information, resources and support for community members who became the target of racism and xenophobia. This event is sponsored by the Wellesley Chinese Language School, the Wellesley Chinese American Network (WECAN), and […]

Meet the Candidates Night Hosted by LWV of Wellesley

Date: February 11, 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Live via Wellesley Media
The League of Women Voters of Wellesley will host Meet the Candidates Night virtually on Thursday, February 11 at 7 p.m.  Voters are invited to watch live on local cable TV channels Comcast 9/Verizon 39, or online live and on demand at https://www.wellesleymedia.org/live-streaming.html.  The League of Women Voters of Wellesley is nonpartisan; it neither supports […]