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Community Bulletin Board

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, craft and a snack. Children of all ages are welcome. Parents, grandparents and guardians are encouraged to participate. Colrain Apple Day at … 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 main floor. For further information contact Kay Lyons at (413) 772-1544 ext. 5 or check … 0

Friday, September 19, 2014

Ashfield Board of Assessors: Monday 6 p.m. in Town Hall. Special Town Meeting: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall (Selectboard meeting follows.) Conservation Commission: Wednesday 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Bernardston Board of Health: Thursday 8 a.m. in Town Hall. Buckland Finance Committee: Monday 7 p.m. in Buckland Public Library. Planning Board: Monday 8:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Special Town Meeting: Tuesday 7 … 0

Montague Public Libraries

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Montague Public Libraries Notebook Adult Summer Reading Program: This year’s theme is “Literary Elements” and it concludes today. Labor Day Closing: The Montague Public Libraries will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday. Summer hours ending: Carnegie Library will reopen on Saturdays after Labor Day from … 0

Talk of the Towns: Aug. 29

Thursday, August 28, 2014

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 information, call Mike M. at 978-249-3024. Colrain Community Clothes Closet: Clean and gently used clothing available to … 0

Montague Parks & Recreation Notebook

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Youth Soccer: Youth soccer registration for all levels. Start Smart Soccer (kindergarten to grade 2), Junior Travel (grades 3 and 4) and Senior Travel (grades 5 and 6). Program begins the second week in September. Start Smart Football: Start Smart Football teaches children the basic motor skills necessary … 0

Talk of the Towns, Aug 28

Wednesday, August 27, 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

Greenfield Recreaction Dept. Notebook

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Swim area closing: The Green River Swim Area will be closing for the season on Monday. Thank you for a great summer. Pee Wee Soccer: Registration is now open for Pee Wee Soccer for boys and girls kindergarten to grade 2. This small field soccer program introduces passing, … 0

Talk of the Towns, Aug. 27

Tuesday, August 26, 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

YMCA of Greenfield Notebook

Monday, August 25, 2014

Fall Program Brochure: The 2014-15 Program Brochure is available online at ymcaingreenfield.org or people can pick up a hard copy at the Y’s Welcome Center. The brochure has 21 pages of programs and activities for people of all ages, abilities and interest. The Y’s two specialties are providing … 0

Talk of the Towns: August 26

Monday, August 25, 2014

Athol Band Concert: The Forte Music Program will host its second band concert on Thursday, 6:30 p.m., Athol Town Hall. The concert will feature local student musicians and is free and open to the public. Music will include blues, popular music, traditional marches, and others. For more information, … 0

Talk of the Towns: Aug. 25

Sunday, August 24, 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 Library Notebook: Week of Aug. 25-29

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Deal of the Month: The deal of the month in our ongoing book sale is mystery books for only 25 cents. CDs are also 25 cents and there is always a wide assortment of hardcover and paperback books for $3 or less — all right inside the front … 0