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Sudbury-Wayland-Lincoln Domestic Violence Roundtable

Sudbury-Wayland-Lincoln Domestic Violence Roundtable is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization of men and women incorporated in 1999. The goal of the Roundtable is to raise awareness about the issue of domestic violence through community education and networking and to improve the coordination between public and private services for victims and families touched by domestic violence.

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56th Annual Santa’s Ride, December 20-22

Santa (escorted by the Wayland Firefighter Association) will make his 56th annual ride through Wayland Friday-Sunday, December 20, 21, and 22.  Come c…

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Holiday Gift Drive to benefit Patients of Boston Medical Center's Pediatric Department

Holiday Gift Drive to benefit Patients of Boston Medical Center’s Pediatric Department. This holiday season please support the 8 Strangers’ 2019 Gift …

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Wayland Community Fund Urgently Needs Your Help - Please Donate

The Wayland Community Fund (WCF) is experiencing heavy demand for help this year and we need your support! Donations are down by 50% while requests ar…

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Wayland Police collecting Toys for Tots

The Wayland Police Department is excited to announce we will be collecting toys donated this year for the United States Marine Corp Reserve “Toys for …

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Support Project Pajama

“The children were nestled, all snug in their beds…”

Are you looking for a great way to get your kids involved in giving back this holiday season? Pl…

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Waltham Police Officer Charlie Gryska Passes Away

Waltham Patch 12/7/19: Waltham Police Officer Charlie Gryska Passes Away. A Waltham Police officer [and Wayland resident] diagnosed with a brain tumor earlier this year passed away Friday, the police department confirmed. He was the father of three young children.

First Parish presents Respighi Choral Work on December 15

First Parish in Wayland will present a major classical music choral work under the direction of Music Director Pauline Oliver as part its Music Sunday performance December 15 at 10 a.m. The historic 1815 Meeting House is located at 225 Boston Post Rd. The public is warmly welcomed.

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Take a Hike!

Wayland Recreation offers a FREE day-parking pass to any Massachusetts State Parks for Wayland Residents (a $60 value!). Through the Massachusetts Department of Conservation & Recreation (DCR) Wayland residents can use a free day-parking pass to any of the 440 Massachusetts State Parks and properties statewide. Pick up the pass by 10am on a

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News and Events from the Wayland Library, December 6, 2019


TED Talk and Walk: The Power of Introverts. We start by watching a TED talk in the Raytheon Room. Then we hit the road for some perambulatory discussion. This month, author Susan Cain argues that introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated. Friday, December 13

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Introduction to Printmaking Workshop at the W Gallery

Introduction to Printmaking Workshop: Gift Art and Holiday Cards at the W Gallery

Sat., Dec. 14 or Sun., Dec. 15 from 2-4:30pm Tues. evening, Dec. 17, 6:00-8:30pm

Fee: $50. Learn more and Sign up online at:

Location: the W Gallery, 57 Andrew Avenue, Wayland, MA 01778. Handicapped accessible, Free parking nearby. Near

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Music Exchange Listening Room Open Mic at the W Gallery

On the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, 8-10pm (doors open at 7:30pm).

This new open mic provides performers a venue where their music will be heard, and provides those attending the ability to hear every note and lyric without being distracted by loud conversation.

Original compositions are encouraged, and we welcome musicians

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The Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is running a survey on transportation needs

The Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) wants to hear your priorities for investing in future transportation projects. When deciding which projects to fund, the MPO uses criteria to assess how each project will help accomplish the MPO’s goals for transportation in

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