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Talk of the Towns, Aug. 5

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: For adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Hospital’s conference room. Colrain Strachota earns second honors: Michael Strachota of Colrain has been named to second honors on the Clark University dean’s list. To be eligible for second honors, students must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Conway Food Sale: United Church of Conway will hold a food sale on Friday, 10:15 a.m. to … 0

Talk of the Towns, Aug. 4

Monday, August 3, 2015

Ashfield Osteoporosis Exercise Program: Osteoporosis Exercise Program for bone health, Thursdays, 9:30 a.m., St. John’s Corner. Ongoing and free. For more information, call 625-2502. Bernardston Story hour: Cushman Library at 28 Church St. offers Story Hour, Wednesdays between 4 and 5 p.m. to families with children of all ages. Each gathering features thematic stories, craft and snack. Bonnie Delcamp, Wendy Abramson and Karen … 0

YMCA in Greenfield Notebook, Aug. 4

Monday, August 3, 2015

Gymnastics Camps: The Y offers half-day and full-day gymnastics camps for boys and girls, age 4 to 14. There is one more session this summer, Aug. 10 to 14. The campers are divided into groups of six based on age and experience. All skill levels are welcome. Parents can add early care and late care for a full day of exciting childcare. Go … 0

Thank You Letter

Monday, August 3, 2015

Thank you to the supporters of the Robert Isotti Oil Painting Fundraiser to benefit the Arms Academy Scholarship Fund Trust during our Eighth All-Class, All Alumni Arms Academy Reunion The winners of the 15 oil paintings are: Barbara Siau, Manlius, N.Y.; Donald Ward, Charlemont; Mike Slowinski, Colrain; Richard … 0

Talk of the Towns: Aug. 3

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Bernardston Kiwanis Club of Bernardston: Meets Tuesdays, Vets Club, Hartwell Street. Social time, 6 p.m.; dinner meeting 6:30. Open to the public. Colrain Alcoholics Anonymous: Fragrance-free open meeting, Tuesdays at noon, Colrain Community Church, Route 112. Gill People’s Concert: Tom Kane will play original Gill sounds on Tuesday, … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook, Aug. 3

Sunday, August 2, 2015

First Wednesday Speaker Series: On Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the LeVanway Room. Barry Deitz digs a bit deeper down the rabbit hole and shares insights into how Lewis Carroll came to write “Alice in Wonderland.” Celebrate the 150th anniversary of this classic book. Sponsored by the Friends … 0

Weekly Town Meetings

Friday, July 31, 2015

Ashfield Board of Assessors: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Bernardston Master Plan Steering Committee: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Board of Selectmen: Wednesday 6 p.m. in Town Hall. Buckland Conservation Commission: Monday 6:15 p.m. in Town Hall. Board of Assessors: Thursday 4:30 p.m. in Town Hall. … 0

Senior Center Calendar, July 31

Thursday, July 30, 2015

FCHC noontime meals: Franklin County Home Care Corp. serves hot noontime meals at 18 sites in Franklin County/North Quabbin Area. All persons, age 60 or older and their spouses, regardless of age, are eligible to attend by making a reservation a day in advance. For nearest meal site, … 0

Talk of the Towns: July 31, 2015

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Ashfield Al-Anon meeting Mondays: Weekly at 7:30 p.m. Mondays at 469 Main St., opposite St. John’s Church. Athol ‘Celebrate Recovery’: A 12-step program open to all seeking freedom from hurts, hang-ups and habits. The program meets Tuesdays, 7 p.m., New Testament Church, 500 Main St. For further information, … 0

Montague Libraries Notebook: July 31, 2015

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Genealogy Club: An informal discussion of local family research is led by Sarah Campbell at Carnegie Library on Thursday from 6 to 7:45 p.m. For more information, go to: genealogygathering.blogspot.com. Puppet Show: No String Marinette Company presents “Handsome and Gretel” on Aug. 7 at 10:30 a.m. in Peskeompskut … 0

Talk for Thursday, July 30

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Ashfield MotherWoman support group: A support group for new mothers meets on Mondays, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at St. John’s Corner, 469 Main St. This group, under the joint sponsorship of It Takes a Village and St. John’s Episcopal Church, meets each Monday, except on school holidays. … 0

Montague Recreation Notebook, July 30

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Summer Playground Program: A couple of spots remaining! Act now, and make sure your kids are staying happy and healthy this summer. Program is held through Friday, Aug. 14; Mondays to Fridays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Discovery and Sports & Adventures; 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Pre-School … 0

Talk of the Towns, July 29

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: For adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Hospital’s conference room. Gill Tran Le named to dean’s list: Nhat Anh Tran Le of Gill was named to the spring 2015 dean’s list at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Conn. Greenfield ‘Vet to Vet: The … 0