Community Bulletin Board

Franklin County Senior Centers, Aug. 28

Thursday, August 27, 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, call 773-5555. All meals include 1 percent milk. Suggested voluntary confidential donation is $2 per meal. Meal Site Menu: Monday, rainbow trout, … 0

Montague Libraries Notebook, Aug. 28

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Genealogy Club: The club will meet Thursday from 6 to 7:45 p.m. at Carnegie Library in Turners Falls. This informal group meets the first Thursday of the month and is led by Sarah Campbell. Monday Evening Story Time: Monday evenings weekly at the Montague Center Library from 6:30 to 7. Young children of all ages and their families are invited to wind down … 0

Talk of the Towns, Aug. 28

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Ashfield Al-Anon meeting Mondays: Weekly at 7:30 p.m. Mondays, 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, call Mike M. at 978-249-3024. Smoking Cessation: The group meets every Monday from 6 to 7 … 0

Talk of the Towns, Aug. 19

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: For adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Memorial Hospital’s conference room. Bernardston Playgroup: 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 pre-school age. For more information, … 0

Talk of the Towns, Aug. 18

Monday, August 17, 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. Athol Roast pork supper will be served Saturday at the South Athol United Methodist Church with settings at 6 and 7 p.m. Adults $12; … 0

YMCA Notebook

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Session I Registration: The first of five eight-week sessions begins Aug. 31 and runs through Sept. 6. Youth classes include parent/child gym/swim, swimming and gymnastics lessons, youth soccer (ages 4 to 12), flag football, basketball skills, after school childcare and Y preschool. Adult classes include water therapy and … 0

Talk of the Towns: Aug. 17

Monday, August 17, 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. Greenfield Grandparents, Kin and Friends raising others’ children are invited to the … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: Aug. 17-21

Monday, August 17, 2015

Writers’ Lunch: Bring your laptop or notebook and lunch to the LeVanway Meeting Room Monday through Thursday from noon to 2 p.m. for self-directed writing time. Open for Business: The LeVanway Meeting Room is open every Monday and Friday from 2 to 5 p.m. for local businesspeople and … 0

Weekly town meeting list, Aug. 17 to 21, 2015

Friday, August 14, 2015

Ashfield Finance Committee: Monday 1 p.m. in Town Hall. Library Meeting: Tuesday 6 p.m. in Library. Personnel Board: Thursday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Bernardston Recreation Commision: Tuesday 5:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Board of Selectmen: Wednesday 6 p.m. in Town Hall. Buckland Cultural Council: Monday 7:30 p.m. … 0

Senior Center Calendar, Aug. 17 to 21, 2015

Thursday, August 13, 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, Aug. 13

Thursday, August 13, 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 Parks and Recreation Notebook

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Montague Park & Recreation Annual Sawmill River 10k Run: Registration has begun for our New Year’s Day Race! Register online: www.runreg.com — or www.montague.net. The Sawmill Run takes place in Montague Center; 10 a.m. start; USA Track & Field sanction #15-02-410; Entry Fees:  $25.00 (Paid before Dec. 31; … 0

Talk of the Towns, Aug. 12

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: For adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Hospital’s conference room. Bernardston Playgroup: 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 preschool age. For more information, contact … 0