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Community Bulletin Board

Town Meetings Next Week

Friday, October 24, 2014

Ashfield Parks Commission: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Bernardston Planning Board: Monday 6:30 p.m. in Antonios II Pizza. Finance Committee: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Board of Selectmen: Wednesday 3 p.m. in Town Hall. Buckland Board of Selectmen: Tuesday 6:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Charlemont Board of Assessors: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Colrain Board of Health: Wednesday 6 p.m. in Town Hall. Conway Selectboard: Monday 7 … 0

Senior calendars

Thursday, October 23, 2014

WFCHC 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, call 773-5555. All meals include 1 percent milk. Suggested voluntary confidential donation is $2 per … 0

Talk of the Towns, Oct. 24

Thursday, October 23, 2014

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. Bernardston Powers Institute … 0

Talk of the Towns, Sept. 26

Thursday, September 25, 2014

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

Senior Calendars, Sept. 29 to Oct. 3

Thursday, September 25, 2014

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

Montague Libraries Notebook, Sept. 26

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Plan your costume/pumpkin designs: New pumpkin carving and Halloween idea books are on display at Carnegie Library. Get ready for the upcoming events: The T(w)een Zombie Fest is Oct. 14, 6 to 8 p.m., at Carneige Library. The Franklin County Pumpkin Fest in downtown Turners Falls is Oct. … 0

Talk of the Towns, Sept. 25

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Ashfield MotherWoman support group: MotherWoman, 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, meet each Monday, except on school … 0

Montague Parks & Recreation Notebook, Sept. 25

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Scarecrow Stuffing & Pumpkin Carving Party: On Oct. 18 from noon to 2 p.m. at Unity Park before the Pumpkinfest, come down to Unity Park and enjoy Scarecrow Stuffing & Pumpkin Carving. Then bring your newly carved pumpkin to the festival. The department will also have face painting … 0

Greenfield YMCA Notebook for the week of Sept. 22

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Weight Loss Program: If you are serious about weight loss you should check out the Fall Weight Loss Challenge. “Dashing All The Weigh” is for those serious about losing weight before the holidays. The eight-week program kicks off on Oct. 6. Registration deadline is Oct. 3. This very … 0

Talk of the Towns, Sept. 24

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

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

Talk of the towns: Sept. 23

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

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 Stinchfield take turns as presenters. Story hour is sponsored … 0

Talk of the Towns: Sept. 22

Sunday, September 21, 2014

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: Sept. 22-26

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Sunshine Story Time, Monday, 10 a.m. Kay Lyons brings a blend of read-aloud, sing-along, play-along fun to families with young children. This program is held in the LeVanway Meeting Room, on the lower level of the building, accessed through the rear or by stairs or elevator from the … 0