Category Archives: Community News

Amherst Historical Society Flea Market: Sept. 30

Published on September 15, 2017 by Farah Ameen Community News

Both vendors and buyers are wanted for the Eclectic Flea Market of Treasures and Crafts, a special one-day event to benefit The Amherst Historical Society! The Flea Market will be open for business from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on September 30 at the Simeon Strong House at 67 Amity Street, Amherst. A 10×12 vendor space in a prime downtown […]

Learn More

ARPS Special Education Parent Advisory Council Meeting (SEPAC): 9/7/17

Published on September 7, 2017 by Farah Ameen Community News, School News

ARPS Special Education Parent Advisory Council Meeting (SEPAC) Representing: Pelham Elementary, Amherst Elementary, and Amherst Regional Schools  as well as students out of district. Date:  9/7/17, Thursday Location:  Amherst Regional Middle School, Professional Development Room Time: 9:00am -10:30am Meeting is open to all in the community! Executive Board Meeting Agenda: 1.     Public Comment 2.     Updates from Dr. […]

Learn More

ALSCT Auditions for Beauty and the Beast!

Published on August 30, 2017 by Farah Ameen Community News

Amherst Leisure Services Community Theater (ALSCT) is creating a fabulous, large-scale musical, with lavish sets and costumes, a full live orchestra, and enthusiastic audiences to fill the 600-seat UMass Bowker Auditorium for nine performances in January. This year’s presentation will be Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the classic “tale as old as time.” Actors, singers, and dancers ages […]

Learn More

From Mike Morris, re: Recent Events

Published on August 25, 2017 by Farah Ameen Community News, School News

Dear ARPS Families: Given the recent events in Charlottesville, VA, we wanted to reaffirm our unequivocal commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion in our school community.  Our policies and practices center around providing a safe, supportive environment for all students, staff, families, and community members.   Undoubtedly, the events of recent weeks will be on […]

Learn More

A Better Chance Fall Foliage 5k Walk/Run: Saturday, October 14

Published on August 19, 2017 by Farah Ameen Community News

Dear CF Families, Please join us for the 46th annual Amherst A Better Chance Fall Foliage 5k Walk/Run on Saturday, Oct. 14. The Amherst Town Common will be full of fun, family activities as walkers and runners finish the race. The course is a beautiful loop through scenic countryside during peak foliage! All levels of participation […]

Learn More

Solar Eclipse Glasses @ Jones Library

Published on August 12, 2017 by Farah Ameen Community News

Hello Families, We hope you’re having a wonderful summer.  We wanted to let you know about a generous offer from  Jones Library next week. An incredible solar eclipse will be visible across the U.S.A. on August 21. Starting Monday, Aug. 14, Jones Library will be distributing special eclipse-watching glasses at the Reference and Kids’ Desks. Two pairs per family; supply is limited. […]

Learn More

Previous Posts Next posts

Translate »