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Community Bulletin Board

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 Church, 500 Main St. For further information, call Mike M. at 978-249-3024. Colrain Community Clothes Closet: Clean and gently used clothing available … 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 to 7. Young children of all ages and their families are invited to stories, music … 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 candy and toy-filled eggs. Participants must bring their own basket/bag for the eggs. Montague Parks … 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 … 0

Senior Center News, March 27

Thursday, March 26, 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: March 26

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Ashfield Maple Fest/Pancake Breakfast: The First Congregational Church of Ashfield will serve a pancake breakfast on Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon, downstairs in Friendship Hall. The breakfast includes pancakes with maple syrup, sausage, scrambled eggs, orange juice and coffee. MotherWoman Support Group: MotherWoman, a support group for new … 0

Montague Parks & Recreation Notebook, March 26

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Tee Ball: Children, ages 4 to 6. Child must be at least 4 before the start date of the program. Proof of age will be required at time of registration; April 25 to June 6, Saturdays, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Early Bird Registration Fee: Montague residents, $30; nonresidents, … 0

Chocolate Fantasy Thanks

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Chocolate Fantasy at Baystate Franklin Medical Center The Steering Committee for Baystate Franklin Medical Center’s annual Chocolate Fantasy was embarrassed to find the list of area businesses and organizations we wish to thank for their contributions to its Feb. 13 event was incomplete! The committee apologizes and wish … 0

Talk of the Towns, March 25

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Ashfield Bed Bugs and You: Bed Bugs and You: Pest Control and Management Strategies for Your Community, Friday, 6 p.m., Ashfield Town Hall, sponsored by the Ashfield Board of Health and the Franklin Regional Housing Authority. The presentation addresses everything you know, everything you don’t know and everything … 0

YMCA in Greenfield Notebook, March 24

Monday, March 23, 2015

Wellness Coaching: On Thursday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Sue Cinner, a certified Health and Wellness Coach, will be at the Y presenting the benefits of Wellness Coaching. This presentation is for people who want to create healthier habits, have more balance in their lives or need help … 0

Talk for Tuesday, March 24

Monday, March 23, 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

Talk of the Towns: March 23

Sunday, March 22, 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 Library Notebook: March 23

Sunday, March 22, 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 childrenmade possible by funding from the Friends of the GPL. For further information, contact Lyons at 772-1544, ext. 5, or check the library’s website at: www.greenfieldpubliclibrary.org. … 0