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Community Bulletin Board

A child peers out the window of the trolley bus in the Greenfield Memorial Day Parade last year.
Recorder file photo/Micky Bedell

Memorial Day events

Friday, May 22, 2015

Ashfield The Memorial Day parade on Monday begins at 10 a.m. in front of Town Hall, proceeds to Plain Cemetery and to the Veterans Memorial and Civil War Memorial, then back to Town Hall. There will be featured speakers and music . Bernardston The town’s parade kicks off from the Four Leaf Clover at 10 a.m., Monday proceeding to Center … 0

Weekly meetings

Friday, May 22, 2015

Ashfield Selectboard: Wednesday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Conservation Commission: Wednesday 7:30 p.m. in Town Hall. Personnel Committee: Thursday 7 p.m. in Town Hall. Bernardston Board of Selectmen: Wednesday 6 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. Town election: Tuesday noon to 7 p.m. in Hawlemont … 0

Talk of the Towns, May 22

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Ashfield Al-Anon meeting Mondays: Weekly at 7:30 p.m. Mondays at 469 Main St., opposite St. John’s Church. Athol The Athol Public Library and the Millers River Watershed Council are sponsoring a free public program on Tuesday, May 26th about how the region has dealt with stormwater issues over the past one hundred years. The program, titled “Stormwater Then and Now,” will begin at … 0

Senior Calendars, May 25-30

Thursday, May 21, 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

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Athol ACOA Al-Anon: For adults raised by alcoholic caretakers/parents. Meets Saturdays, 10 a.m., Athol Memorial Hospital’s conference room. Bernardston Playgroup: 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 preschool age. For more information, … 0

Montague parks and recreation notebook, May 21

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM: Registration has begun. Program takes place from Monday, June 29 to Friday, August 14; Mondays through Fridays: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Discovery and Sports & Adventures), 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. (Preschool Playgroup); Fee Schedule: Preschool Playgroup-Montague Residents $40/child/week, nonresident $50/child/week; Discovery Program-Montague Residents … 0

Mahar Regional School Honor Roll

Monday, May 18, 2015

ORANGE — The following Mahar Regional School students were named to the school’s third quarter honor roll. Seniors High honors: Emily Abbott, Haley Barnes, Peri Bergquist, Amber Bonk, Amber Colon, Miracle Eastman, Casey Fournier, Catherine Gullage, Ethan Nye and Abigail Truesdell. Honors: Juliette Avery, Jenna Berry, Hannah Boyd, … 0

YMCA in Greenfield Notebook, May 19

Monday, May 18, 2015

Summer Childcare: The YMCA offers the largest array of summer camps for boys and girls ages 4 to 14 in Franklin County. Parents can mix and match from 17 camps to create a special summer for each child. The Y has indoor camps (all with air-conditioning) and Camp … 0

Talk of the Towns, May 19

Monday, May 18, 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, May 18

Sunday, May 17, 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: Story hour at the library, 28 Church St., Wednesdays, 4 to 5 p.m., Children’s Room through June 17. All ages of children are welcome. … 0

Greenfield Public Library Notebook, May 18

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Sunshine Story Time: Every Monday at 10 a.m., Kay Lyons brings a blend of read-aloud, sing-along and play-along fun to families with young children. There’s 30 minutes of story time and a few minutes of visiting and playtime for active young children made possible by funding from the … 0

Frontier Regional School Honor Roll

Friday, May 15, 2015

SOUTH DEERFIELD — The following Frotier Regional School students were named to the school’s third quarter honor roll. Seniors Maximum honors: Camilla Baronas, Kathryn Beckley, Hannah Bernotas, Amanda Binette, Tala Chunga, Megan Farrick, Hannah Goodrow, Colin Hickey, Colin Lacey, Kimberly Logan, Kelly O’Neil, Aleksander Solecki, Jacqueline Spencer, Jake … 0

PVRS honor roll

Friday, May 15, 2015

NORTHFIELD — The following Pioneer Valley Regional School students were named to the school’s third quarter honor roll. Seniors Seniors Highest honor: Kyle Artus, Jo-Ann Ault, Brooke Baker, Katie Campbell, Alexandra Guilmet, Micah Hardy, Morgan Kaeppel, Timothy Kang, Geoffrey Kanteles, Helene Kasper, Nikolai Kostecki, Molly Miller, Benjamin Potee, … 0