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The Musikavanhu Wellesley High School-WOW Unity Essay Awards 2021

Start date: May 1, 2021

End date: May 20, 2021

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Calling all High School Students in Wellesley! Here is an opportunity to win your share of over $2000 of prizes and make your voice heard against Racism, by submitting a Tik Tok video, a YouTube video or a written Essay! Last year, World of Wellesley's celebrated its 30th Anniversary. In recognition of this, for the […]

Wellesley Free Library is accepting Book Donations pertaining to AAPI Community Education

Start date: May 1, 2021

End date: May 31, 2021

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May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month, in recognition and acknowledgement of contributions towards, and influence upon, our national history and culture. The One Book One World fundraiser, sponsored by the Wellesley Chinese Language School (WCLS) in partnership with Wellesley Free Library (WFL) seeks to encourage the donation of AAPI related book and multimedia […]

Webinar: The Importance of Ethnic Studies for Education

Date: May 19, 2021

Time: 7:00PM

Location: Virtual Event

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May is Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month. The Wellesley Chinese Language School, in partnership with the Wellesley Free Library, New England Chinese American Alliance and the World of Wellesley invites the community to attend "The Importance of Ethnic Studies for Education" Webinar featuring esteemed speaker and award winning author, Min Hyoung Song, Professor of English and Director of the […]

National Race Amity Conference (A Virtual Event)

Start date: May 21, 2021

End date: May 23, 2021

Location: Virtual Event

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The National Center for Race Amity is hosting a virtual event; National Race Amity Conference. The conference will be held from May 21, 2021 (Friday) through May 23, 2021 (Sunday).The registration fees are as follows: Registration- May 1-15Late Registration- May 16-23High School$85$105Senior Citizens 65+$105$150College Students$125$150Regular$175$225

Screening of “All In: the Fight for Democracy”

Date: May 11, 2021

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Online

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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 PM – 1:00 PM

Location: Online

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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: 10:00 AM

Location: Wellesley Congregational Church

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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: 4:00 PM

Location: Zoom

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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: 2:00-3:00

Location: Zoom

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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 […]