Established in 1889, the Waban Improvement Society is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization whose membership comprises all people who live and/or work in Waban, Massachusetts. The Society promotes any activity intended to improve Waban and fosters a sense of community for those who live and work here.

Waban Lights & Sing-along 2016 sticky icon

12/04/2016 5:00 pm

Come join the festivities.

'Tis the season for getting creative! This year, the Waban Lights Tree Lighting and Sing-Along with the Newton Family Singers will be held under the tree at Wyman at Beacon / Woodward Street. Please join us on Sunday, December 4th at 5:00pm for some hot chocolate, a spirited community sing-along of holiday favorites and help us countdown to flipping the switch.

WIS Annual Dues and Donations sticky icon

Annual Dues $35 Includes $1 CC transaction fee

Donation to WLC/WIS of any value:

Student Scholarship

WIS has established a scholarship at Newton North and Newton South High Schools. It will be awarded each spring to a graduating senior who resides in Waban and who participates in community service programs. This scholarship will be added to the list of Local Newton Scholarships, announced each year at both high schools. All student applications and information submitted are held in strict confidence and remain within the school. Students who are selected will be notified prior to graduation when the local scholarships are announced.


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