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Community Bulletin Board

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: Jan. 26

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Sunshine Story Time: Every Monday morning at 10, Kay Lyons brings a blend of read-aloud, sing-along, play-along fun to families with young children. There’s 30 minutes of story time and a few minutes of visiting and playtime for active young children, made possible by funding from the Friends of the GPL. This program is held in the LeVanway Meeting Room. For further information, contact Lyons at 772-1544, ext. 5 or … 0

Talk of the Towns: Jan. 26

Sunday, January 25, 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, craft and a snack. Children of all ages are welcome. Parents, grandparents and guardians are … 0

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 … 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

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: Jan. 12

Sunday, January 11, 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 information, contact Lyons at 772-1544, ext. 5 or check the library’s website at: www.greenfieldpubliclibrary.org. Writers’ Lunch: The LeVanway Meeting Room is open Monday to … 0

Weekly town meeting list, Jan. 12 to 16

Friday, January 9, 2015

Ashfield Board of Assessors: Monday 6 p.m. in Town Hall. Selectboard: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Library Trustees: Monday 7 p.m. in Library. Parks Commission: Monday 7:20 p.m. in Town Hall. Board of Health: Tuesday 5:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Conservation Commission: Wednesday 7:30 p.m. in Town … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 9

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Amherst Amherst Railway Society: The society will meet Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Amherst Regional Middle School auditorium. James Avery Smith will speak about the history of rail service in Amherst, and his experiences writing “Railroad and Trolleys of Amherst.” Editor Kerstin Becker’s power point presentation will introduce attendees to … 0

Montague Parks & Recreation Notebook, Jan. 8

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest: This Saturday, 1 to 3 p.m., the Turners Falls Knights of Columbus’s annual event returns. Boys and girls compete separately, and by age category, to make as many free throws as possible. Winners advance to regional competition. Participation is free to boys … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 8

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Amherst Quilters Guild: Hands Across the Valley Quilters Guild wil meet Sunday, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, 867 North Pleasant St. “Showcasing Us: Member Trunk Show.” Three mystery members show and discuss their favorite quilts. Refreshments will be served. Nonmember fee is $2. For more information, … 0

Thank-you letter

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Sawmill River 10K On Jan. 1, Montague Parks & Recreation held their annual Sawmill River 10K Run in Montague Center. Approximately 176 runners from the entire region participated in this major fund-raising event that supports our Sponsor-A-Child Scholarship Program. The race would not have been possible without the … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 7

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Athol Loving Christian Support Group: A Loving Christian 12-Step Support Group providing an atmosphere for spiritual hope, healing and recovery, meets Fridays, 7 p.m., Lighthouse on The Rock Church, 500 Main St. ACOA Al-Anon: ACOA Al-Anon is for adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol … 0

YMCA in Greenfield Notebook, Jan. 6

Monday, January 5, 2015

Jan./Feb. Classes: Registration for Jan./Feb. classes is now in progress for members and non members; all classes begin today. Classes for kids include swimming, gymnastics, youth basketball, preschool sports, youth cooking, preschool and after school childcare. Classes for adults include water fitness, water therapy, weight loss programs, strength … 0