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Community Bulletin Board

Talk of the Towns: July 6

Sunday, July 5, 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 Alcoholics Anonymous: Fragrance-free open meeting, Tuesdays at noon, Colrain Community Church, Route 112. Deerfield Zumba Fitness: Mondays, now to Dec. 15, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Deerfield Elementary School gym. Cost is $5 per week/pay as you go each week. Every sixth class is free. For more information … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: Week of July 6

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Harry Potter Quidditch Club: Play on a Quidditch team on the Great Lawn of the Greenfield Public Library. At the first meeting today, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., the coaches will choose teams. Play the Muggle version of the wizards’ game and take Hogwarts “classes” with Professor McGonagall. Rain or shine. This free activity for ages 6 to 13 is part of the … 0

Town meetings, week of July 6

Friday, July 3, 2015

Ashfield Board of Assessors: Monday 6 p.m. in Town Hall. Board of Health: Tuesday 5:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Conservation Commission: Wednesday 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Personnel Board: Thursday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Cultural Council Triennial Community Input Meeting: Saturday 9 a.m. on the Town Common. Bernardston Master Plan Steering Committee: Tuesday 6:30 p.m. in Town Hall Board of Selectmen: Wednesday … 0

Talk of the Towns, June 16

Tuesday, June 16, 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. Athol Strawberry Shortcake Supper: South Athol Church will hold its strawberry shortcake supper on Saturday in the church hall, South Athol. The main dish … 0

YMCA in Greenfield, June 16

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Water Safety Instructor Course: Once per year the Y offers a Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Course to train people, age 16 and older, to be swim instructors. The 36-hour course includes lectures, pool time and practice teaching sessions. The course meets June 22 to 26, 9:30 a.m. … 0

Montague Libraries Notebook

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

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 wind down at the end of the day with stories, music and activities, with Angela. Millers Falls Library Club: The Millers … 0

Talk of the Towns: June 15

Sunday, June 14, 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. 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. … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook: June 15

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Sunshine Story Time discontinued: Sunshine Story Time on Monday has been discontinued. See Mother Goose on the Loose on Tuesday. Writers’ Lunch: Bring your laptop or notebook and lunch to the LeVanway Meeting Room, Monday through Thursday, noon to 2 p.m., for self-directed writing time. Family Center Library … 0

Weekly town meetings, June 15-19, 2015

Friday, June 12, 2015

Ashfield Board of Assessors: Monday 6:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Parks Commission: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Selectboard: Monday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Board of Health: Tuesday 5:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Planning Board: Wednesday 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Buckland Conservation Commission: Monday 6 p.m. … 0

Beacon Hill Roll Call, June 8 to 12, 2015

Friday, June 12, 2015

There were no roll calls in the House or Senate last week. $6.2 MILLION FOR HOME CARE SERVICES (S 3 ­ Amendment 747) Senate 39­-0, approved an amendment providing $6.2 million and increasing income eligibility for the home care program for seniors over 60. The program provides services … 0

Talk of the Towns, June 12

Friday, June 12, 2015

Amherst Amherst Railway Society: The society’s annual meeting will be Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Amherst Regional Middle School auditorium. The meeting will be followed by “Railroad Photography: Like Night and Day, a look at around the clock railroad operations around the country,” by Kevin Burkholder. Prior to his presentation, … 0

Franklin County Technical School Honor Roll

Friday, June 12, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — The following Franklin County Technical School students were named to the 2014-15 trimester honor roll. Seniors High honors: Aleksandr Baraban, Trevor Blake, Cheyenne Edwards, Gabrielle Roy, Scott Shearer, Brandan Tarbox and Charles Zilinski. Honors: Hayley Black, Nathanial Boyer, Stephen Carleton, Damian Clark, Skyler Clark-Williams, Mackenzie … 0

Franklin County Senior Calendars, June 12

Thursday, June 11, 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