#Giving Tuesday, December 3rd! Help the PGO ensure equity, enrichment, and curriculum-related support for Wildwood.

              Hello Wildwood families, #Giving Tuesday is a global movement celebrating the collective spirit of generosity. On or before Tuesday, December 3, you can participate in #Giving Tuesday by making generous donation to the Wildwood Parent-Guardian Organization.  Your money helps to ensure equity, enrichment, and curriculum-related support at the […]

Upcoming Community Events

Mothers Out Front Electric School Bus Campaign Information Session Mothers Out Front Pioneer Valley warmly invites the public on Sunday, November 24 from 1:00-2:30 at the Jones Library in Amherst for our Electric School Bus Campaign Launch Party! (click to rsvp) This will be a fun and informative gathering to learn about Amherst Regional Public School’s old […]

Community Event: Fossil Identification at the Beneski Museum, Amherst College

Sunday, November 10, 1pm-4pm – Have you ever found a fossil before? Studying rocks in your backyard and beyond is a great way to engage with science, even from an early age. Community members are invited to bring fossils, as well as seashells, rocks, meteorites, feathers, leaves, or photographs of mammals, birds, reptiles, fish, flowers, […]

Support the Wildwood 6th Grade by heading to CHIPOTLE on Election Day, Tuesday 11/5 from 4:00-8:00 and mention “Wildwood” at check out!

Support the Wildwood 6th Grade by heading to CHIPOTLE on Election Day, Tuesday 11/5 from 4:00-8:00 and mention “Wildwood” at check out! All sales made in the Chipotle store at 334 Russell St in Hadley with this flier (see attached) or mentioning “Wildwood” at check out will earn our 6th Graders money toward their end of the […]

Amherst Job Fair

On Tuesday, November 12th from 4:30-6:30 PM join the Town of Amherst, the Amherst Regional Public Schools, the US Census Bureau and the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce for a job fair in the Glass Room of the Bangs Community Center at 70 Boltwood Walk in Downtown Amherst. Please share with anyone that you know […]

Community Event – Saturday Family Science – Hitchcock Center for the Environment

Saturday, November 9, 10-11am – Saturday Family Science: Tons of Seeds. Even the largest oak tree begins its life as a tiny seed. For this Saturday Science, children with their guardian will be learning all about seeds, what they need, and the tricks plants use to keep them safe and spread them far and wide. Hitchcock Center […]

Feedback Sought – LSSE Programming Needs Assessment

Amherst Leisure Services has partnered with the University of Massachusetts Donahue Institute to carry out a recreational programming needs assessment and comprehensive strategic plan. The final plan will provide our department with a vision, mission and strategic direction for the next three to five years. Information gathered from the community will be a vital part […]

Free Community Dance Class!

First Congregational Church will host a free community dance class on Friday November 8 and December 13 from 6-7:30 pm! Youth, families and community members are invited to have fun and express yourself with dance! The class will feature everyday movement such as gesturing, walking, turning, jumping, posing, etc., inspired by natural rhythms and multi-cultural […]

Amherst Leisure Services 50th Annual Halloween Fest!

Come celebrate Amherst Leisure Services 50th Annual Halloween Fest! Sunday October 27th from 12 – 4 pm in Downtown Amherst. In addition to providing a family friendly program and showcasing downtown Amherst, all proceeds raised will be used for youth program scholarships. Halloween Fest 2019 includes traditional Downtown Trick-or-Treat, a Halloween Parade, Live Entertainment, Anniversary […]

Support the Wildwood 6th Grade by heading to CHIPOTLE on Election Day, Tuesday 11/5 from 4:00-8:00 and mention “Wildwood” at check out!

Support the Wildwood 6th Grade by heading to CHIPOTLE on Election Day, Tuesday 11/5 from 4:00-8:00 and mention “Wildwood” at check out! All sales made in the Chipotle store at 334 Russell St in Hadley with this flier (see attached) or mentioning “Wildwood” at check out will earn our 6th Graders money toward their end of the […]