Saturday, March 24, 2018 8:30am – Noon
Dorothy Towne Field House, Wellesley College
Everyone is invited to Wellesley Community Children’s Center’s 38th Annual FUN RUN/FUN FAIR, which takes place on Saturday, March 24 from 8:30-12:00pm inside the Field House of Wellesley College’s Keohane Sports Center!
Races on the track for children from 2-12 years (50 yards-880 yards). All racers receive a 2018 FUN RUN participation ribbon when they cross the finish line. Race Schedule below.
Refreshments, book & stuffed animal sale and fun for all ages. Children’s games and activities like basketball, soccer, go fish, lacrosse, baseball, bean bag toss, nerf archery, football, lollipop pull, hockey, mini-race and more.
Raffle and Silent Auction, which includes Taylor Swift tickets, local sports team tickets & gear and more than 70 baskets of goodies.
Representatives from area Independent Schools, camps and family-friendly businesses will be present with children’s activities and program information. Event proceeds benefit the Wellesley Community Children’s Center’s Early Childhood and After School programs.
Entrance Fee: Each child receives a racer number which enables them to play all activities as many times as they wish, get their faces painted and run in a race(s).
- Event Day Entrance Fee for 2-12 year olds: $17(After 2:00pm Friday)
- Family Entrance Fee (for families with 4 or more children): $55
- No fee for grown-ups or children under 2 years old.
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More information: 781/235-7667 or www.wccc.wellesley.edu.
- Babson College
- Hartney Greymont
- Natick Dental Partners
- Olin College of Engineering
- The Fund for Wellesley
- Wellesley College
- Wellesley Bank
- Advanced Sports Therapy
- Devaney Energy
- First Republic Bank
- Middlesex Savings Bank
- Rockland Trust
- Wellesley Gentleman’s Society
- Bach to Rock
- Charles River School and Camp
- Dexter Southfield
- Energy Fitness
- The Fessenden School
- Jackson Walnut Park
- Miss Michelle’s Center for the Performing Arts
- Planet Gymnastics and Little Flippers Swim School
- Puddlestompers Nature Exploration
- Riverbend School
- Wellesley Theater Project
**A big thank you to NEW BALANCE for providing us with 2018 racer numbers!
- Roche Bros.
- Trader Joe‘s
- DUNKIN’ DONUTS (Central St & Linden St in Wellesley)
- California Pizza Kitchen
- A. Russo & Sons
- Wellesley Country Club
- Coehlo Family
- Brueggers Bagels
- Tootsie Roll
SILENT AUCTION 2018
Thanks to the generosity of area businesses and WCCC Families and Staff, we will have many Silent Auction items at Saturday’s FUN RUN. Bidding starts at 8:30am and ends promptly at 11:45am. Winners can pay by cash or check and take the item home or leave contact information and retrieve their item after the event.
YES, WE ARE AUCTIONING OFF TAYLOR SWIFT TICKETS!! Check out our select online items at 32auctions.com!
This year’s Raffle includes many items for children and adults. Buy raffle tickets until Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 11:45 at the Raffle table: $5 each or $50 for an entire book of tickets.
RAFFLE AND SILENT AUCTION DONORS
As of 3/15/18
|Thanks to all WCCC Family Donors!||Anderson’s Jewelers||Andrews Pharmacy|
|Anthony’s Barbershop||Axie Breen Photography||Babson Skating Center|
|Bach To Rock||Belkin Family Lookout Farm||Blue Ribbon BBQ|
|Boating in Boston||Bobbles and Lace||Bonsoir|
|Bose||Boston Red Sox Foundation||Boston Sports Clubs|
|California Pizza Kitchen||Coconut Thai Café||Comella’s (Wellesley)|
|Davis Farmland and Mega Maze||EA Davis & Company||European Manor|
|FastFrame of Wellesley||French Lessons Boutique||Gamewright Games|
|Green’s Hardware & Paint, Inc.||Haircuts Limited||Heritage of Sherborn|
|Holly Cleaners||Huntington Theatre Company||Ideal Barber|
|Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum||J.P. Licks||Jesamondo Salon & Spa|
|John F. Kennedy Library & Museum||Juniper||Kings Dedham|
|LINX||Little Flippers Swim School||London Harness & TUMI Wellesley|
|Lowell Spinners||Lyn Evans||Marathon Sports|
|Masala Art||Mass Audubon||Nails Studio|
|Natick Outdoor Store||Nehoiden Golf Club||New Balance|
|New England Aquarium||Newbury Comics||North River Outfitters|
|Pawtucket Red Sox||Pine Straw||Planet Gymnastics|
|Prime Fitness and Nutrition||Pure Barre||Quebrada Baking Company|
|Quinlan’s Automotive||Roche Bros.||Rock Spot Climbing|
|Roosters Men’s Grooming Center||Salon Maleah||Salon One|
|ScrubaDub||Sew Easy||Snip Its Haircuts For Kids|
|Starbucks||Stepping Stone Acupuncture and Wellness||Sweetgreen|
|Sweetgum Horticulture||Tenacre Day Camp||The Boston Red Sox|
|The Cottage||The Linden Store||The Local|
|The New Maugus Restaurant||The Sports Museum of New England||The Village Barber Shop|
|The Wellesley Toy Shop||Total Wine||Tracksmith|
|Truly Yogurt||Unleashed by Petco||USS Constitution Museum|
|Volante Farms||Wasik’s, The Cheese Shop||Wellesley Bakery & Cafe|
|Wellesley Books||Wellesley Holiday Boutique||Wellesley Nails and Spa|
|Wellesley Repertory Theater||West Newton Cinema||Weston Road Cafe|
|Yama Japanese Restaurant||Zoo New England|