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SUSTAINABLE LIVING FESTIVAL - WAS A GREAT SUCCESS!

THE SUSTAINABLE LIVING FESTIVAL WAS A BLAST!

Dozens of Exhibitors, hundreds of visitors, music, games, eCars, toys, composting, tools, clothes, personal care, help, advice, lectures and more!

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  • Quick Survey For You

      On Saturday, we had an amazing Sustainable Living Festival at Wellesley’s Municipal Light Plant. With electric cars, gardening ideas, kids activities, solar power information, stylish upcycled fashions, electric guitars, lectures, sustainable investing, a huge raffle and a lot more, folks were inspired and entertained. For all exhibitors, attendees, and those that di
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  • A Festival For You This Saturday

    We are very excited to invite you to the Sustainable Living Festival this Saturday from 10- 3 at the Wellesley Municipal Light Plant – next to the Rt. 9 Fire Station. This Festival is for You.  There will be something for everyone including activities for the children, raffle items with lots of local goodies, ways to save money, exciting new technologies, interes
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  • Walk With Us In The Parade This Sunday

    Walk with Sustainable Wellesley and our incredible 8 ft tall wind turbine on Sunday at the 47th Wellesley Veterans’ Parade. Simply meet us on Elm Street at spot 15-1 where we will assemble at 12.00pm. If there is any question about the weather, please go to www.WellesleyWeekend.com to find out if there is a postponement (to May 31).  
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  • Tomorrow Night Will Provide a Return on Your Investment

    MAY 6TH, 7:30PM WELLESLEY COLLEGE: SCIENCE CENTER AUDITORIUM The evening features Yoram Bauman, the Stand-up Economist—a stand-up comedian and economist—sharing his insightful views on the economic impacts of climate change and sustainability through comedy! In addition, a panel of financial and sustainability experts will provide a lively interactive discussion on how
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  • Pre Loved Books- Spring Book Sale

    Lots of amazing pre-loved books for sale at the Wellesley Free Library. May 1st 9am-6pm May 2nd 9am-5pm May 3rd 1pm-5pm with  $7 bag sale The Spring Book Sale supports library programs so its a win-win!
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  • Arbor Day Action May 2nd

    Join us on May 2nd as we plant new trees, shrubs and wildflowers at low-income Housing Authority sites in Wellesley! Help us beautify and improve the quality of life for the residents, and provide habitat for butterflies and birds. Meet at the Housing Authority Community Center, Morton Circle (next to Police Station on Washington Street in Wellesley) Event starts at 9:0
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  • An Evening with Dr. Joanna Macy: Global Warming and Active Hope: Moving Beyond Despair to Activism

    Thursday, May 7, 7 pm,Wellesley College, Jewett Art Center Auditorium. Learn how to turn despair and apathy in the face of overwhelming social and ecological crises into constructive, collaborative action. Macy is an environmental activist, author, scholar of Buddhism, general systems theory, and deep ecology. She is the author of eight books, most recently: Active Hope:
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  • GARBOLOGY 101: Talking Trash with the Wellesley Recycling and Disposal Facility

    Public Workshop on the Wellesley RDF Thursday, April 16th, 9:00 to 11:00 am At the Department of Public Works Training Room, 20 Municipal Way From cardboard to hazardous waste, about 14,000 tons of material passed through the Wellesley RDF in 2014. Come for a behind-the-scenes look at the recyclables, reusables, and just plain trash that the RDF handles with care. At this
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  • Public Forum on Bicycle Safety April 16th at 7.30pm

    Public Forum on Bicycle Safety Hosted by the Town of Wellesley Bicycle Safety Committee Thursday, April 16, at 7:30 PM Town Hall, 525 Washington Street   The Wellesley Bicycle Safety Committee wants your input and ideas for improving bike safety and encouraging more cycling for recreational and transportation purposes in Wellesley! Come learn about the short and long
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