Martin Padley, Wellesley Historical Society president, will present “All About Wellesley: A Historical Perspective” at Waterstone at Wellesley on Tuesday, May 15, at 2 p.m. Padley will review and discuss the history of Wellesley, from its inception more than 350 years ago as a town called “Contentment” to present day. This event is free but an RSVP is requested; call 781-235-1614 for more information or to RSVP. Waterstone at Wellesley, a new senior living community, is located at 27 Washington St.

For more information, contact Kristine Tilton, Waterstone at Wellesley executive director, at 781-235-1614.

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Located at 27 Washington St. and along the banks of the Charles River in Wellesley, Waterstone at Wellesley includes 134 apartments for seniors 62 and older. It features independent and assisted living rental apartments, a fitness center, pool, theater, five-star restaurant-style dining, designer kitchens, a riverfront walking trail, and more. This community is part of EPOCH Senior Living, a regional provider of senior living and health care options.