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North County Notebook, Jan. 22, 2018


Saturday, January 20, 2018
Basket making workshop set for Wednesday

LEYDEN — A pine needle basket making workshop with Karen Loomis will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 24, from 10 a.m. to noon in the Town Hall Community Room.

According to the January Leyden Life newsletter, the workshop follows coffee from 8 to 10 a.m.

NMH archivist to talk bridges, floods

NORTHFIELD — As part of the “This is Your Town” breakfast series sponsored by the Council on Aging, Northfield Mount Hermon School Archivist Peter Weis will present “Bridges, Ferries and Floods: The River in Our Midst” on Friday, Jan. 26, at 9 a.m. at the Senior Center.

Guests are invited to sign up for breakfast and reserve their spot by calling 413-498-2186. A donation of $2.50 is recommended.

DVAA to host fundraising sale

NORTHFIELD — The Deerfield Valley Art Association, located at 105 Main St., is holding a fundraising sale of art supplies from Friday, Jan. 26 through Sunday, Jan. 28, from noon to 4 p.m. daily.

According to a post on the Nextdoor social networking website, items for sale will include easels, display stands and supplies for beading, felting, art, knitting, crocheting, stained glass and mosaics.

Tax forms available at Northfield library

NORTHFIELD — Massachusetts state tax forms can be picked up immediately at the Dickinson Memorial Library.

Library hours, according to the library’s website, are Tuesdays from 1 to 8 p.m., Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1 to 6 p.m., Fridays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Leyden assessors change hours

LEYDEN — The Board of Assessors office at Town Hall has new hours on Wednesdays from noon to 6 p.m.

Meetings are the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 4:30 p.m.

Bernardston gets new full-time cop

BERNARDSTON — The Selectboard unanimously appointed part-time police officer Bryn Rabtor to the position of full-time officer during a Wednesday meeting. Rabtor must attend the full-time police academy later this year.