Community Bulletin Board

Talk of the Towns, Sept. 2

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: For adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Hospital’s conference room. Greenfield ‘Vet to Vet’: The RECOVER Project and the Recovery Learning Community offer “Vet to Vet” every Thursday, 3 to 4:30 p.m., at 74 Federal St. This collaboration is for all veterans, regardless of discharge status, to offer support when the civilian world is a challenge. For more information, contact Tim at 475-0226. … 0

YMCA in Greenfield, Sept. 1

Monday, August 31, 2015

Session I Registration: The first of five eight-week sessions begins the week of Sept. 1 and goes until Oct. 25. Youth classes include parent/child gym/swim, swimming and gymnastics lessons, youth soccer (age 4 to 12), flag football, basketball skills, after school childcare and Y preschool. Adult classes include water therapy and fitness classes, strength training, ballroom dancing, diabetes care, weight loss challenge, foam … 0

Talk of the Towns, Sept. 1

Monday, August 31, 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 ages. Each gathering features thematic stories, craft and snack. Bonnie Delcamp, Wendy Abramson and Karen … 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

Talk of the Towns, Aug. 11

Monday, August 10, 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 Notebook

Monday, August 10, 2015

August 17-21 Childcare: The Y will offer a one week session of Camp Apex the week of August 17 for children ages 6-12. This is a perfect way for children to end the summer or have a fun week of childcare. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to … 0

Talk of the Towns: Aug. 10

Sunday, August 9, 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 History Program: Turners Falls Dam: The evolution of the Turners Falls dam from 1794 to the present will be an illustrated presentation by local historian/photographer … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: Aug. 10-14

Sunday, August 9, 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

Senior Center Calendar, Aug. 7

Friday, August 7, 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