Cultural grant application time
ERVING — The town’s Cultural Council has set an Oct. 15 deadline for organizations, schools and individuals to apply for grants to support cultural activities in the community.
The council will also entertain funding proposals from schools and youth groups through the PASS Program, a ticket subsidy program for school-age children.
Contact Megan Niedzwiedz, council chairwoman, at 413-522-2447 or firstname.lastname@example.org for specific guidelines and information. Application forms available at www.massculturalcouncil.org.
ERVING — The Board of Selectmen made a number of appointments this week.
Brad Peters of 39 Old State Road, Maureen “Rinky” Black of 5 Old State Road and Marcia Bernard of 16 Church St. join the Cultural Council, all for three years, at Chairwoman Megan Niedzwiedz’s recommendation.
Beth Bazler of 83 Mountain Road joins the Conservation Commission for one year, and assistant Assessor Jacquelyn Boyden of 151 Northfield Road joins the Personnel Relations Review Board.
Administrative Coordinator Thomas Sharp said the Board hired Ryan Henderson for the Water Department.