Greetings! We are inviting children 4-7 who have difficulties with hyperactivity and their families to participate in a study on emotions. We will be offering parents a 4-session parent training workshop at no charge. Parents of participants will be asked to do a 20-minute phone interview, and to then come with their child to our […]
Libraries have long been advocates for reading and literacy for the people in their communities. Another community need now being addressed by libraries in an annual campaign is financial literacy and money management. Money Smart Week®, a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances, will be observed with several of […]
The Memorial Hall Association and your Local Cultural Council invite your family to a FREE film presentation of THE MAGIC FLUTE by Mozart. This is the Metropolitan Opera’s adaptation in English designed for children. SUNDAY, MARCH 30 AT 2:00 PM. Bring the family to this introduction to Opera. Doors open at 1:30. Seating is first […]
The Western Mass Hockey School, now in our 14th year, will take place August 11th through August 14th at Olympia Ice Center in West Springfield, MA. The Western Mass Hockey School will provide your young hockey player the right environment to further develop the fundamental skills required to improve within our sport. This is a great opportunity to learn both […]
Recently, Amherst College music professor David Schneider appeared on Voices from Our Schools. He and Sue Dunbar (Wildwood music teacher) spoke at length about the AC Music Tutors program in the elementary schools. He mentioned a few FREE concerts in April which families may attend. These concerts are FREE to the public and a very […]
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The 10th Annual Amherst Monte Carlo Night in support of the High School Athletics program will be held at Valentine Hall, Amherst College, on Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 6:30pm to Midnight. Last year’s event was attended by hundreds of your neighbors and friends who enjoyed one of the most memorable events on the Amherst Calendar. […]
Reader to Reader and Amherst Regional Public Schools are pleased to be partnering to support literacy worldwide through the Buck in a Book Drive. Here’s how it works: Collect gently used or new books of any subject, any genre, for any age, baby to senior citizen. Please make sure that the books are in very […]
The LSSE indoor Futsal soccer program is going to be starting up on March 10th for boys and girls ages 6-11. Click on the flyer for information.
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Greetings from the pool at Amherst College! With spring quickly approaching, it’s time to get ready for swimming and diving lessons. Lesson information sheet and registration form as well as the waiver which we have been asked to use by the College can be downloaded at this link Space fills quickly so don’t wait too long […]
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Become a Multi-Arts member and secure your child’s place in Multi-Arts for the summer. Pay in 5 monthly installments $113, and know your child will be creatively engaged this summer doing art, theater, music, fashion design, dance and creative writing. Must sign up BEFORE March 9th! http://csngn.com/accounts/7-multi-arts/offerings/51
Derek Kellogg Basketball School will be a learning experience and fun time for your child. During this 4-day basketball experience (August 4th-7th), your child will have the opportunity to enhance their basketball skills while working with some of the best basketball coaches and players in the country. Each coach and player strives to make sure […]
Hello, My name is Brittany Bennett. I am a junior at Smith College and I am the coordinator for Smith College’s Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGTED). IGTED is a free program run by the Society of Women Engineers for girls in grades 6-8. They are given the opportunity to participate in a variety […]
The 6th annual Empty Bowls Dinner will be held on March 10 at The Pub. See the attached flyer for details (click to enlarge).
Event: Amherst Candidates’ Night Date and Time: Tuesday, March 4, 7-9 pm Place: Town Hall, Town Meeting Room, Amherst Sponsor: Amherst League of Women Voters Free and open to the public. For Information: Cynthia Brubaker, Co-President, Amherst LWV firstname.lastname@example.org 413-253-0633 or www.lwvamherst.org
Free Scenic Flights for the ladies ages 6 and up! A special offer from the Northampton Airport on March 8, 2014 Last year, over 200 girls and women took to the air in our Women in Aviation event. Join us for a fun day of flying in support of a great cause. You can learn […]
Jones Library On the Same Page The Jones Library is holding its second On the Same Page community reading program, this year featuring the novel The Sandcastle Girls by bestselling author Chris Bohjalian. The entire Amherst community is invited to read the book and participate in the upcoming programs and events. A series of programs will be held during the […]
The Amherst Public Shade Tree Committee is sponsoring a poster contest! All 5th grade students at Crocker Farm, Fort River, Pelham & Wildwood Elementary Schools are invited to participate. Amherst Shade Tree Comité Shade Tree Público de Amherst This year’s contest theme is: Trees are Terrific and Good for Our Health One (1) winning poster […]
Amherst Youth Lacrosse is hosting a free Girls Lacrosse Clinic for kids grades 3 – 6 on March 2nd 1:30-3:30 in Boyden Gym, at UMass For information, click on the flyer.
Sign up now for kid’s kung fu classes at The Chinese Kung Fu Wushu Academy (TCKWA) in Hadley and save up to $95. Learn more at www.tckwa.com. Contact TCKWA to try out a free class at 413-586-2129 or email email@example.com. TCKWA teaches children, teens and adults ages 4 and up the ancient arts of Kung Fu, Wushu, […]
See below information on two summer programs: SING! Jr. for 7-11 year old children who love to sing. (There is also an older program for 12-18 year old girls) and Strings@Amherst, for 7-18 year olds who play stringed instruments. SING! and SING! Jr. are happy to offer a a fun musical, social and recreational experience […]
See what’s happening at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art Current Exhibitions The Art of Eric Carle: Friends Through March 23, 2014 Barbara McClintock and Natalie Merchant: Leave Your Sleep November 26, 2013 – May 4, 2014 Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile and Friends: The Art of Bernard Waber March 19 – June 9, 2014 Programs […]
Teri Magner, recently retired Fort River art teacher, is offering after school art classes in downtown Amherst. Please see attached flyer for details (click to enlarge). firstname.lastname@example.org 413-650-2854
UMass is hosting a Chemistry demonstration night on Thursday February 13, 7 – 8 pm, in the Integrated Science Building. The target audience is 3rd – 6th graders, but all are welcome. For more information, click on the image to enlarge the flyer.
LSSE is hosting Summer Camp Fair on March 1, 11 am-2 pm. Please click on the image to enlarge the flyer.
Please help spread the word about classes in two healthy and life-sustaining hobbies—one focused on the mind, the other on the body. For more information, please click on the images to enlarge the flyers. The LSSE new chess class uses a new, simplified method of teaching the game to kids ages 6-9 (grades 1-3). Apparently […]