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Community Bulletin Board

Letter: Our Winter Carnival

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Our Winter Carnival On March 1, the Discovery School at Four Corners held a very successful Winter Carnival, our annual community event for Discovery School families. We would like to thank the many generous local businesses that helped support the carnival through donations. Please support the following businesses that are committed to supporting Greenfield’s schools: Animal Crackers, Antonio’s Pizza, Aubuchon Hardware, Autozone, Baker Office Supply, Bond Auto Parts, Boyden Brother’s … 0

Talk of the Towns: March 27

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Amherst Angela Davis at UMass: Activist leader Angela Davis will discuss mass incarceration in the U.S., campaigns for race and gender equality, and the impact of social media on social justice movements during a Monday appearance at UMass. Her talk, “Sustaining Social Justice Movements and Intersectional Struggle,” will be held at the UMass Fine Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Free and open to … 0

Montague Libraries Notebook: March 27

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Last Saturday Lego Club: The monthly Lego Club will meet Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children of all ages and their parents/caretakers are invited to come build and play. Turners Falls Genealogy Gathering: This informal group meets on the first Thursday of each month, 6 to 7:45 p.m., at Carnegie Library for an informal discussion of family research. The program is led … 0

Senior Center News, March 20

Thursday, March 19, 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

Montague Libraries Notebook, March 20

Friday, March 20, 2015

Life Size Candyland: Life Size Candyland at Carnegie Library on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to come play the biggest game of Candyland. Enjoy sweet teats and make a cute craft, too! Monday Evening Story Time: Monday evenings … 0

Town meetings next week

Friday, March 20, 2015

Ashfield Board of Assessors: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Library Trustees: Monday 7 p.m. in Library. Bernardston Finance Committee: Monday 6:45 p.m. in Town Hall. Buckland Board of Selectmen: Tuesday 6:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Charlemont Board of Selectmen: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Board of … 0

Montague Parks & Recreation Notebook, March 19

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Tee Ball: Children, age 4 to 6. Child must be at least 4; before the start date of the program. Proof of age will be required at time of registration; April 25 to June 6, Saturdays, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Early Bird Registration Fee: Montague residents, $30; nonresidents, … 0

Talk of the Towns, March 19

Wednesday, March 18, 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

Talk of the Towns, March 18

Tuesday, March 17, 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

Talk for Tuesday, March 17

Monday, March 16, 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

YMCA in Greenfield Notebook, March 17

Monday, March 16, 2015

Cookies & Canvas: On Saturday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., the library is offering a Cookies & Canvas event for children, age 5 yo 12. The fee is $30 per child. The company, Wine & Canvas, will have everything the little Picassos need to create their masterpiece: canvas, … 0

Talk of the Towns: March 16

Sunday, March 15, 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

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: March 16

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Sunshine Story Time: Every Monday at 10 a.m., Kay Lyons brings an hour of read-aloud, sing-along, play-along fun to families with young children. This program is held in the LeVanway Meeting Room. For further information, contact Lyons at 772-1544, ext. 5 or check the library’s website at: www.greenfieldpubliclibrary.org. … 0