Try a Spin Class with Radio Personality Sue Brady Hartigan and our spinning leader Andy for a “Fun”- draiser Thursday, Nov 12th at 7pm.


Reserve Your Seat Today for Sustainable Wellesley’s First Fundraiser Since Gaining its Charitable Status


You know you have been wanting to try out spinning, or perhaps spinning with some new energizing folks, so please register TODAY and join us at Cyclebar, 386 Washington Street on Thursday, November 12th at 7-8pm. Afterwards, join us across the street for continued “fun”-draising at the Local where 10% of proceeds go to Sustainable Wellesley.

Click here to reserve your seat before they sell out. 

Can’t make the ride, but want to join in the festivities?
Come by the Local (11 Forest St, Wellesley Hills) at 8.15 and/or swing by any time on Thursday and mention Sustainable Wellesley. 10% of all meal costs will proceed Sustainable Wellesley’s programing.

Your generous donations fund a variety of Sustainable Wellesley’s initiatives including: promoting renewable energy, climate education, school programing, conservation, and waste reduction.

Sustainable Wellesley is pleased to announce that it has been granted 501(c)3 status and may now accept charitable, tax-deductible contributions to support and broaden its sustainability initiatives. Can’t make the event, feel free to donate here.

Sustainable Wellesley’s mission is “To engage residents, businesses, and the Town of Wellesley in the actions required for sustainability”. With Wellesley Green Schools now part of the organization, inspiring students to create a healthy, sustainable world, is also one of its core goals.

This volunteer based, 1500-member organization encourages sustainability in a variety of ways in Wellesley by organizing events, promoting learning, and encouraging *action*.

If you want a stronger voice for sustainability in Wellesley and beyond, please choose your level of action: emailing the team about initiatives that you would like to work on; filling out the member survey; going to an interesting event on the calendar; perusing the informative and inspiring website; completing the easy-to-use sustainabilitychecklists; coming to an action meeting; adding your name to the town’s  solar map; pledging to make your lawn pesticide free; or requesting a climate changespeaker for your event.  And whatever your level of action please consider making a tax deductible donation to make all of this possible.

Phyllis Theermann

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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, interesting lectures, and movies. 

Come and have fun and learn ways your Home, Family, Garden, Wardrobe, Car, Hobbies, Investments; basically everything you do, can easily be more sustainable. 

Click HERE to Register in advance for a free organic tomato plant

Click HERE to see list of presentations

Click HERE to automatically add the Festival to your calendar

Click HERE for directions and all the details

Click HERE to join the event on Facebook – find out who else is going and share it with your friends

Click HERE to Like Sustainable Wellesley on Facebook

Phyllis Theermann

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


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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 term plans by the Town to make our roads safer for bicyclists.

The Bicycle Safety Committee, comprised of community members, Wellesley staff and Town committee representatives, was established
in 2013 to develop long-term goals and short-term action plans for ensuring the safety of bicyclists in Wellesley.

For more information visit here.