“Praying Town” Film & Community Dialog

Date: August 20, 2020

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pn

Location: Zoom

praying town
“Praying Town” is a documentary that explores the history of Natick’s Praying Indians tribe from the 1630’s to the Civil War. We will watch part one of the film will be followed by facilitated dialogue and discussion. Everyone is welcome and invited to continue to learn our history and deepen our understanding about the origins […]

Wake Up, Wellesley Final Session

Date: August 10, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Zoom

Wake Up Wellesley pt 4
All members of our Wellesley and neighboring communities are invited to the final session of Wake Up, Wellesley on Monday, August 10 at 6 PM. In this 90-minute livestream, we are looking to conclude a series of emotional experiences shared and ideas for reform proposed by students and alumni as well as expert guidance solicited […]

Black Lives Matter Vigil September 2020

Date: September 1, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Location: UU Wellesley Hills at 309 Washington St.

Black+Lives+Matter
Members of the UU Wellesley Hills Advocacy & Witness Interest Group invite you to stand with us for racial justice and human rights. Please join us for a 15-minute silent vigil--unless you have symptoms of COVID-19 or are considered at risk.  Find us on the sidewalk in front of our church at 309 Washington St. […]

Black Lives Matter Vigil August 2020—NEW DATE

Date: August 11, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Location: UU Wellesley Hills at 309 Washington St.

Black+Lives+Matter
Members of the UU Wellesley Hills Advocacy & Witness Interest Group invite you to stand with us for racial justice and human rights. Please join us for a 15-minute silent vigil--unless you have symptoms of COVID-19 or are considered at risk.  Find us on the sidewalk in front of our church at 309 Washington St. […]

Black Lives Matter Vigil July 2020

Date: July 7, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Location: UU Wellesley Hills at 309 Washington St.

Black+Lives+Matter
Members of the UU Wellesley Hills Advocacy & Witness Interest Group invite you to stand with us for racial justice and human rights. Please join us for a 15-minute silent vigil--unless you have symptoms of COVID-19 or are considered at risk.  Find us on the sidewalk in front of our church at 309 Washington St. […]

Wake Up, Wellesley—Part 1 of 4

Date: June 16, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm

Location: YouTube

Wake Up Wellesley #1
Young Ethnic Scholars invites everyone to “Wake Up, Wellesley” a series of four biweekly, online conference-style discussions on racism in Wellesley, intended to illuminate the injustices and microaggressions that permeate various dimensions of our children’s and our neighbors’ everyday lives. We hope to bring the national dialogue to our home and incite a collaborative effort […]

Interfaith & Multi-Congregational Witness

Date: June 7, 2020

Time: 4:00–5:00 pm

Location: Front Lawn of Wellesley Village Church (corner of Routes 135 & 16)

Interfaith Witness June 7
United in the conviction that Black Lives Matter, that police brutality and racial injustice must end, and that we are called to pray and work for justice and joy for all people. You are invited to gather safely* in solidarity on the church lawn, sidewalks, church steps and driveway for music, reflection and prayer. We'll […]

Wellesley Peaceful Protest to End White Supremacy + Police Violence

Date: June 5, 2020

Time: 3:00 pm

Location: 467 Washington St, Wellesley

End White Supremacy
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: June 14, 2020

Time: 4:00 pm

Location: Live Stream

Race Amity Day 2020
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: May 31, 2020

Time: 4:00 - 4:30 PM

Location: Reidy Field, Wellesley

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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 […]