Community Bulletin Board

Letter: Our Winter Carnival

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Our Winter Carnival On March 1, the Discovery School at Four Corners held a very successful Winter Carnival, our annual community event for Discovery School families. We would like to thank the many generous local businesses that helped support the carnival through donations. Please support the following businesses that are committed to supporting Greenfield’s schools: Animal Crackers, Antonio’s Pizza, Aubuchon Hardware, Autozone, Baker Office Supply, Bond Auto Parts, Boyden Brother’s … 0

Talk of the Towns: March 27

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Amherst Angela Davis at UMass: Activist leader Angela Davis will discuss mass incarceration in the U.S., campaigns for race and gender equality, and the impact of social media on social justice movements during a Monday appearance at UMass. Her talk, “Sustaining Social Justice Movements and Intersectional Struggle,” will be held at the UMass Fine Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Free and open to … 0

Montague Libraries Notebook: March 27

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Last Saturday Lego Club: The monthly Lego Club will meet Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children of all ages and their parents/caretakers are invited to come build and play. Turners Falls Genealogy Gathering: This informal group meets on the first Thursday of each month, 6 to 7:45 p.m., at Carnegie Library for an informal discussion of family research. The program is led … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: March 9-13

Sunday, March 8, 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 half an hour of story time and a few minutes of visiting and play time for active young children made possible by funding from … 0

Montague Libraries Notebook, March 6

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Free computer help: Held weekly at Carnegie Library on Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon and the first Thursday evening of each month from 6 to 8 through the spring. Advance sign-ups for 30-minute, one-on-one slots are recommended. Topics can include basic computer skills, more advanced questions, tablet … 0

Talk of the Towns, March 6

Thursday, March 5, 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

PVRS honor roll

Thursday, March 5, 2015

NORTHFIELD — The following Pioneer Valley Regional School students were named to the school’s second quarter honor roll. Seniors Highest honor: Kyle Artus, Brooke Baker, Katie Campbell, Alexandra Guilmet, Morgan Kaeppel, Timothy Kang, Geoffrey Kanteles, Helene Kasper, Nikolai Kostecki, Ken Leng, Eliza Mattson, Benjamin Potee, Rebecca Pustea, Jared … 0

Montague Parks & Recreation Notebook, March 5

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Open Swim: Turners Falls High School Pool, Tuesday and Friday evenings: Feb. 27; March - 3, 6, 10 and 13; Family Swim: 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.; Adult Lap Swim: 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. For entry fees and rules, go to: www.montague.net Tee Ball: Children, age 4 to 6. … 0

Talk of the Towns, March 5

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Amherst Quilters Guild: Hands Across the Valley Quilters Guild will meet Sunday, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, 867 North Pleasant St. Guest speakers will be sisters, Helen and Kathy Bowler, who will talk about shows they have visited around the country and show some “fantastic” quilts. … 0

Talk of the Towns, March 4

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

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

YMCA in Greenfield Notebook, March 3

Monday, March 2, 2015

Birthday Parties! The YMCA has eight birthday party options for children ages 1 to 14. The options include: Swimming, Scuba, Game Room, Inflatable Obstacle Course, Gym Games, Climbing Wall and Gymnastic Center parties. The Y also has two cake/present rooms (one with a full kitchen). For party information, … 0

Talk of the Towns, March 3

Monday, March 2, 2015

Amherst UMass to host poet: The University of Massachusetts Visiting Writers Series will host poet Eileen Myles reading on Thursday at 8 p.m. in Memorial Hall on the UMass campus. Myles was born in Boston and moved to New York in 1974 to be a poet. “Snowflake/different streets” … 0

Talk of the Towns: March 2

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Bernardston Kiwanis Club of Bernardston: Kiwanis Club of Bernardston meets Tuesdays, Vets Club, Hartwell Street. Social time, 6 p.m.; dinner, 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. Buckland Fun Aerobics: Fun Aerobics, … 0