Wonder Run 5K & Kid’s Fun Run

As part of Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend, the Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club (WHJWC) is pleased to present the 8th annual Wonder Run 5K & Kid’s Fun Run on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021!  

The Wonder Run will begin at 8am followed by the Kid’s run (10 and under) at 9am starting from the Wellesley High School track located at 50 Rice Street.

In honor of all the heroes of the last year, this year’s Wonder Run will be hero-themed so break out those capes or scrubs and support the Wellesley Juniors Club. Costumes are encouraged for all ages! Awards will be given out for the:

  1. best super hero family
  2. best superhero man
  3. best superheroine 
  4. best superhero kid

Proceeds generated from the Wonder Run directly support community groups, scholarships for deserving local students, and grants to organizations and programs that provide education, enrichment and essential services to our local population. 

The Wonder Run would not be possible without support from our generous Corporate Sponsors: Needham Bank, Roche Brothers, Brendon Properties, and Teri Adler of Pinnacle.

Pre-Registration fee: $35 for adults, $15 for kids

Day-of Registration fee: $40 for adults, $20 for kids

Stainless steel water bottles will be given to the first 250 Adult registrants for the 5k Wonder Run.  We encourage you to pick up your bibs prior to race day.   Bib pick-ups at Linden Square Courtyard next to Sweet Green:

Thursday, 9/30 from 11:30am-1:30pm
Friday, 10/1 from 11:30am-1:30pm
Saturday, 10/2 from 11:30am-1:30pm



WHJWC Marketplace

In light of world events surrounding Coronavirus, the WHJWC Annual Marketplace originally planned for Saturday, November 20, 2021, has been cancelled. 

We will be back next year to host the 44th Annual Wellesley Marketplace  at Wellesley High School, 50 Rice Street, Wellesley, Mass.

A special thanks to our 2020-2021 Corporate Sponsors.

Upcoming Events

Wonder Run

Sunday, October 3rd, 2021


Contact Us by Mail

Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club
P.O. Box 81278
Wellesley, MA 02481