Community Bulletin Board

Talk of the Towns, Feb. 11, 2016

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Ashfield MotherWoman support group: This 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. Pregnant and postpartum mothers are welcome. Infants stay with mothers. Snack for all; free child care for children provided, up to age … 0

Montague Parks and Recreation Dept. Notebook for Feb. 11

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Open Swim — Turners Falls High School Pool; Tuesday & Friday Evenings: Feb. 12, 16, 19, 23, 26; March 1, 4, 8, 11; Family swim — 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; Adult lap swim — 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.. For rates, please contact MPRD or log onto www.montague.net. Cookies & Canvas — Saturday, Feb. 27; 6 to 8 p.m.; Montague Elks Lodge; Who: family … 0

Talk of the Towns, Feb. 10

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: For adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Hospital’s conference room. Bernardston Free Playgroup: Come Play & Learn, for parents/caregivers with children, infants to age 5, Thursdays 9:30 to 11 a.m., Bernardston Elementary School gymnasium, 37 School St. The playgroup follows the public school calendar and is sponsored by PVRSD CFCE. For more information, contact Deb Wood … 0

Talk of the Towns: Jan. 28

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

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 Recreation Notebook, Jan. 28

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Open Swim: Turners Falls High School Pool, Tuesday and Friday evenings: Jan. 29; Feb. 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23 and 26; March, 1, 4, 8 and 11; Family Swim, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; Adult Lap Swim, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. For rates, contact MPRD or log … 0

Math & Science Academy Honor Roll

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

GREENFIELD — The following students at the Math & Science Academy were named to the Trimester 1 Honor Roll 2015-16: High honors: Ryan Cote, Hannah Marchefka and Ella McDaniel. Honors: Jordan Andrews, Shayla Bassingthwaite, Andrew Bostrom, Phoebe Broussard, Evan Burns, Talia Caloon, Michela Cocco, Emily Labelle, Leira Lebron, … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 27

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: For adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Hospital’s conference room. Bernardston Free Playgroup: Come Play & Learn, for parents/caregivers with children, infants to age 5, Thursday’s 9:30 to 11 a.m., Bernardston Elementary School gymnasium, 37 School St. The playgroup follows the … 0

Greenfield Recreation Notebook

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Winter Carnival: Save the date for the 2016 Winter Carnival, Feb. 5 to 7. Winter is Magic. A weekend full of activities is sure to warm the spirit of the entire community. Kicking off the weekend is live downtown ice carving, the Parade of Lights, followed by fireworks … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 26

Monday, January 25, 2016

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, Jan. 26 2016

Monday, January 25, 2016

YMCA Diabetic Prevention Program: Today there will be two free informational meetings to go over this national YMCA/CDC program. The meetings will be at 4 and 6:30 p.m. in the Y’s social room. This program has prevented 58 to 70 percent of the program graduates from becoming a … 0

Talk of the Towns, Jan. 25

Monday, January 25, 2016

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. Erving Free Weekly Playgroup: Enjoy time with your child(ren) and other families … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: Jan. 25-30

Monday, January 25, 2016

Writers’ Lunch. The Library’s LeVanway Meeting Room will be open each Monday through Thursday from noon to 2 for a Writers’ Lunch. Bring your own lunch and beverage and stop in for all or part of the Writers’ Lunch. Contact Jane Buchanan at 413-772-1544 for more details. Open … 0

Town meetings, week of Jan. 25

Friday, January 22, 2016

Ashfield Board of Assessors: Monday 4 p.m. in Town Hall. Selectboard: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Conservation Commission: Wednesday 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Athol Board of Health: Tuesday 4 p.m. in Conservation Commission: Tuesday 7 p.m. in Liberty Hall. Energy Committee: Thursday 7 p.m. in Town … 0