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WCL Looking for Love (and Volunteers) for COA Valentine Luncheon

For the WCL’s February Outreach, the group will be hosting a Valentine’s Day Luncheon for Weston’s Council on Aging on Friday, February 10 from 12-1:30 p.m. at the Weston Recreation Center. Please note that the WCL is halfway through a re-branding effort that has some items with “Women’s” Community League and some with “Weston” Community League, the latter being the

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“Reflections of METCO Students” – John Hudson Fundraiser is February 11

The annual Boston Weston METCO Parent Organization (BWMPO) John Hudson scholarship fundraiser is next Saturday, February 11 at 2 pm. This year’s presentation will feature METCO high school students and is entitled “Reflections of METCO Students: High School Student Perspectives.”  The conversation promises to be informative and engaging.  Please consider joining in the discussion at the event, and perhaps even continuing

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WPL Storytime with Weston Police – Wednesday, February 1

Pajama Storytime with the Weston Police Department – February 1 Announcing pajama storytime with the Weston Police! Our local police officers will be reading stories, explaining their jobs and according to the marketing materials, bringing a police cruiser inside the Storytime Room. Umm…what? No, not the latter. Apparently, K9 Officer Knox will not be putting in an appearance which quite

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February COA Discussion Group: The Supreme Court and Reproductive Rights

There are a number of Weston Titan families–if you don’t know who they are, well, you may be in luck in the future as I have beseeched the Danforth siblings to do a series of profiles in the Owl. While waiting for our attorneys to hammer out the final details (no, not really), here’s your chance to meet Nick Danforth,

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Do the Waltham Mountains Keep Us Safe from Framingham? Discuss

A friend of mine sent me a hilarious article from Boston.com this morning. The screenshots of social media humor made my entire morning, even with my own struggles with the keyboard-from-hell. There is a time and place for paying attention to social media, and that is right now. The beginning of the article sets up the situation: “The Last of

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Community Forum with Weston Educators – Monday, February 6

On my mailbox yesterday (yes “on” not in) was a flyer about an upcoming Community Forum on Monday, February 6 at 6:30 pm with members of the Weston Education Association, aka the teacher’s union. The forum will be held in person in the Community Room of the Library, as well as available on zoom. The Owl has little humor this

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Global Diversity Fair: Good Fun and Learning for All

On Thursday, January 26, the Weston PTO sponsored the Global Diversity Fair (GDF) for the elementary school population–that is Field, Country and Woodland Schools. I will continue to say that Weston has the cutest named elementary schools on the planet, but really needs work on Middle and High Schools. I think it’s time to go for corporate sponsorship like the

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