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Babson Zero Waste Conference This Friday
Babson is hosting the 11th Energy & Environment Conference. This year’s theme is Babson Challenge: Zero Waste. Our esteemed thought Read more.
Do Golfers Hate Trees?
Probably not. But if they love trees like the rest of us then why is the Wellesley Country Club destroying Read more.
WMS Recycles Bottles and Cans!
Did you know that the WMS Cafeteria sells over 60,000 bottles and cans per year? That is about 300 per Read more.
Reducing and Recovering Wasted Food – Lessons from the Cafeteria
Join EPA Sustainable Materials Management Web Academy and Wellesley’s own Sustainable Energy Administrator on Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 from 1:00 Read more.
Human Health & the Environment
Over the past few decades, Dr. Eric Chivian has been inspiring medical and environmental professionals, as well as policy makers, Read more.
BE THERE TUESDAY PM: National Grid In Town at Gas
Mark your calendars and join us on Tuesday, March 21, 7:00 to 8:30 pm, at the Wellesley Free Library for Read more.
Buy Your Bus Ticket Now for The April 29 DC
Join people from all over the country on April 29, 350 in Washington, DC for the People’s Climate Mobilization—a massive Read more.
Growing, Harvesting and Serving Lettuce at Wellesley Middle School
Wellesley Middle School Students in the greenhouse: Eddie Trenk, Blake Lothian, and Michael Ossam Story written By: Alex Abdelal and Read more.
Need A Beverage Dispenser For Your Event?  
Whether you are having a meeting, team dinner, party or any other event serving drinks, we have a great alternative Read more.
Food We Eat & Its Environmental Impact
NEW DATE Mark Your Calendars for Tuesday, April 11th 7:30 pmShowcase Cinema at Legacy Place Middle School and High School Read more.
Got Lawn Signs?
         First of all, thanks for voting! Now that the election is behind us, it is time Read more.
‘Time to Choose’ Film and Discussion This Sunday
How can we, as individuals, address the climate crisis? See, Time to Choose, a powerful 90-minute climate change film at First Parish Read more.

Four Things You Can Do

Fight teardowns!

Get involved with the Wellesley Historical Commission’s demo-delay byelaw HERE
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Find and fix gas leaks!

There are over 200 ‘natural gas’ leaks all over Wellesley. Find where the nearest leaks to you are and what you can do about them HERE

Go pesticide free!

Take the pledge not to poison your yard, and put your pin on the map of pesticide-free homes HERE
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Get clean electricity!

Wellesley residents can get clean, renewable electricity through our Municipal Light Plant with the same great service. Find out how HERE

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