Community Bulletin Board

Talk of the Towns: April 27

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Bernardston Kiwanis Club of Bernardston: The club meets Tuesdays, Vets Club, Hartwell Street. Social time, 6 p.m.; dinner meeting 6:30. Open to the public. Cushman Library: Weekly story hour at the library, 28 Church St., Wednesdays, 4 to 5 p.m., through June 17. Each gathering includes thematic tales, craft or activity and a snack.. Children of all ages are welcome. Parents, grandparents and guardians are encouraged to participate with their … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: April 27

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Sunshine Story Time: Every Monday at 10 a.m., Kay Lyons brings a blend of read-aloud, sing-along, play-along fun to families with young children. For further information, contact Lyons at 772-1544, ext. 5 or check the library website at: Writers’ Lunch: The LeVanway Meeting Room is open each Monday through Thursday, noon to 2 p.m. for a Writers’ Lunch. This is a self-directed … 0

Weekly town meetings for April 25-May 2

Friday, April 24, 2015

Ashfield Technology Committee: Sunday 1 p.m. in Town Hall. Selectboard/Finance Committee meeting: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Town Administrator Search Committee: Tuesday 2:30 p.m.; Wednesday 2:30 p.m. and Thursday 2:30 p.m. all meetings in Town Hall. Historical Commission: Tuesday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Annual Town Meeting: May 2 at 10 a.m. in Town Hall. Bernardston Board of Selectmen with Finance Committee … 0

National Volunteer Appreciation Week

Monday, April 20, 2015

A note of thanks! National Volunteer Appreciation Week was April 12 to 19. The staff and clients of GVNA HealthCare Inc./Greenfield and Adult Day Health Services would like to extend its sincere appreciation to the many visitors and volunteers who have donated their time, talent and enthusiasm to … 0

Talk of the Towns, April 17

Thursday, April 16, 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 … 0

Montague Public Libraries, April 17

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Art-To-Go: Individually packaged art projects for home use available at Carnegie Library during school vacation week, April 18 to 25. Holiday Closing: Carnegie and Montague Center libraries will be closed Monday for Patriots Day. Monday Evening Story Time: Monday evenings weekly at the Montague Center Library from 6:30 … 0

Montague Parks & Recreation, April 16

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

10th Annual Peter Cottontail’s EGGstravaganza: This event will take place on Saturday at 11 a.m. sharp at Unity Park, Turners Falls. Children, age 4 to 12, are invited to take part in this community tradition. Pictures with Peter Cottontail, raffles and, of course, the Egg Hunt with 5,000 … 0

Talk of the Towns, April 16

Wednesday, April 15, 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, meets each Monday, except on school … 0

Greenfield Recreation Notebook, April 15

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Season Pass: Purchase or renew your season pass to the Green River Swimming & Recreation Area by May 1 to receive the early bird special of four free guest passes and a coupon for a free ice cream! Spring Bike Tune Up Class: This do-it-yourself bike workshop will … 0

Talk of the Towns, April 15

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: ACOA Al-Anon is for adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol 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 pre-school … 0

Talk of the Towns, April 14

Monday, April 13, 2015

Amherst UMass Visiting Writers Series: The University of Massachusetts Visiting Writers Series will host Claire Messud reading on Thursday at 8 p.m. in Memorial Hall on the UMass campus. Messud is the author of “The Woman Upstairs” and “The Emperor’s Children,” a New York Times, Los Angeles Times … 0

YMCA in Greenfield Notebook, April 14

Monday, April 13, 2015

Exercise Class Open House: From April 17 to 19, the Y will present the ‘spring routines’ from the national group exercise company the Y contracts to provide top quality routines with professionally mixed music for many of its classes. The following classes are free and open for all … 0

Talk of the Towns, April 13

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Bernardston Conversational French Group: Cushman Library, 28 Church St., will host its first Casual Conversational French Group, Tuesday, 6 to 7 p.m. Whether fluent in French, or just learning, you are welcome to come by and speak in this language with others. Interested in participating? Send an email … 0