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Auditions for Peter Pan: March 4, 4:15-6:15 p.m.

Published on 2019-02-17 by Farah Ameen Community News

Auditions will be held for the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) musical production of THE PIED PIPER on Monday, March 4, at the Amherst Middle School Cafeteria from 4:15 pm to 6:15 p.m. All those auditioning should arrive at 4 p.m. and plan to stay for the full two hours. Some of those cast in the show […]

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Vacation Week Events @ Jones Library

Published on 2019-02-12 by Farah Ameen Community News

Family Movie Matinee & Crafternoon: Feb 20, 2-5 p.m., Woodbury Room (Movie license doesn’t allow library to advertise the title, but the movie is Ratatouille, rated G.) 2-3 p.m.: craft a paper collage feast • 3 p.m.: movie Feed the Birds Drop-in Activity: Feb. 21, 3-4 p.m., Crafts Room Make a simple craft and healthy snack for […]

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Daffodil Run/Walk: Sunday, April 28, 10 a.m.

Published on 2019-02-12 by Farah Ameen Community News

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hampshire County is partnering with Hampden County to host the 9th annual Daffodil 5K & 10K on Sunday, April 28, at 10 a.m. in Kendrick Park.  This event helps BBBS promote awareness of the organization and the positive community impact that it has! It is a family-friendly event that is […]

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Sing This Summer: June and July Sessions @ Amherst College

Published on 2019-02-11 by Farah Ameen Community News

Sing This Summer offers exceptional week-long programs for young singers in grades 2-12 on the beautiful Amherst College campus, in Amherst, MA. This summer we’ll be welcoming returning and new campers to our programs for two distinct sessions: June 23-28 and July 7-12. The same program is also offered at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, ME […]

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Listening Sessions for Elementary School Building Proposal

Published on 2019-02-06 by Farah Ameen Community News

Please save the date for at least one of these community information sessions on the district’s proposal to get state aid to build a new school for Amherst. Our School Committee members and Town Councilors will be present at each meeting. Come share your thoughts and ask any questions you may have.  

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Winterfest Amherst 2019: February 2-9

Published on 2019-01-28 by Farah Ameen Community News

Looking for free (for the most part) fun stuff to do with your friends and kids in early February? Check out all the great activities planned for Amherst’s 2019 Winterfest (Feb. 2-9): indoor mini-golf, sledding, skating, crafts, dancing, basketball…the list is endless. Hope to see some familiar faces at various events!

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Singing Supper Fundraiser at ARHS

Published on 2019-01-28 by Farah Ameen Community News

Come support the Amherst Regional High School Chorus by eating homemade lasagna and listening to them sing during their annual Lasagna Dinner on Thursday, Jan. 31! Seatings are at 5, 6, and 7 p.m. Tickets are available at the door and cost $6 for students/seniors and $12 for adults.

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Food Drive for Survival Center

Published on 2019-01-08 by Farah Ameen Community News

Orchestra teacher Heather O’Mara has organized a food drive for the Amherst Survival Center to take place at both the Crocker Farm orchestra concert (January 10, 6:30 p.m.) and the Wildwood orchestra concert (January 11, 6:30 p.m.). Non-perishable food items are welcome. Thank you

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Exploratory Day of the Arts

Published on 2019-01-07 by Farah Ameen Community News

Multi-Arts invites children to join in an exploratory day of the Arts on January 21 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day). Children will work with professional artists exploring different types of art, dance, creating stories, mime, and more. A day of immersion in the arts is valued at $75, but families can pay by DONATION! For families of children […]

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