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Community Bulletin Board

Town meeting list for Jan. 26 to 30

Friday, January 23, 2015

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

Montague Libraries Notebook, Jan. 23

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Last Saturday Lego Club: The monthly Lego Club will meet at Carnegie Library beginning Jan. 31, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children, age 7 to 11 and their parents or other caretakers are invited to come build and play. Turners Falls Genealogy Gathering: This informal group meets monthly on the first Thursday of each month, 6 to 7:45 p.m. at Carnegie Library for … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 23

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Ashfield Al-Anon meeting Mondays: The weekly 7:30 p.m. Monday meetings of Al-Anon takes place at 469 Main St., opposite St. John’s Church. Athol Celebrate Recovery: “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, call Mike M. at 978-249-3024. Colrain Community Clothes … 0

Montague Libraries Notebook, Jan. 16

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Downloading E-Books Workshop: Downloading E-Books Workshop, Saturday at 2 p.m., Carnegie Library. Bring your own device or use one of the library’s. Instructor is Shirley Keech. Registration suggested. Free computer help: Saturday sessions will be available this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Carnegie Library. Held … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 16

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Athol Celebrate Recovery: “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, call Mike M. at 978-249-3024. Colrain Community Clothes Closet: Clean and gently used clothing available … 0

Montague Parks & Recreation Notebook, Jan. 15

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Open Swim: Turners Falls High School Pool, Tuesday and Friday evenings: Jan. 16, 20, 23, 27 and 30. Feb. 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24 and 27. March 3, 6, 10 and 13. Family Swim: 6:30 to 7:30. Adult Lap Swim: 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.. For entry … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 15

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Ashfield MotherWoman support group: MotherWoman, 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, meet each Monday, except on school … 0

Greenfield Recreation Notebook, Jan. 14

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Greenfield Winter Carnival has been Frozen Over. Your favorite winter festival is back from Feb. 6 to 8. Events include live ice carvings, parade of lights, fireworks, ice skating, sledding, photo contest, Sven’s Reindeer Run, family frozen fun fest, Breakfast with Olaf, K-9 Keg Pull, horse-drawn hay rides, … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 14

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: ACOA Al-Anon is for adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Memorial Hospital’s conference room. Bernardston Playgroup: Playgroup on Thursday, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Bernardston Elementary School. Thursday’s schedule follows the PVRSD school calendar. Creative playtime for families with children, infant to … 0

YMCA in Greenfield Notebook, Jan. 13

Monday, January 12, 2015

Youth Cooking Class: On Jan. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m., the Y will host a cooking class for ages 7 to 12. Chef Marty and Deb will teach future chefs the correct way to peel, chop, mash, grind, beat, measure, season and more. Participants will then get … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 13

Monday, January 12, 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 … 0

Letter of thanks

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Thank you to The Recorder for the wonderful coverage of the Turners Falls community’s coordinated response to make Christmas a special time for all families through Kacy’s Kids! Providing holiday gifts to children across the neighborhoods brought together the Gill Montague schools, businesses (Bill Holbrooke/Jake’s Tavern), individuals like … 0

Talk of the Towns: Jan. 12

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Bernardston Kiwanis Club of Bernardston: Kiwanis Club of Bernardston meets Tuesdays, Vets Club, Hartwell Street. Social time, 6 p.m.; dinner meeting 6:30. Open to the public. Cushman Library: Thematic story hour at the library, 28 Church St., Wednesdays, 4 to 5 p.m., Children’s Room. Each gathering includes stories, … 0