Events

Quartermania Events

Wednesday, August 6th 2014 - 12:00 am
at St.Kaz
St. Kaz

QuarterMania Events are being held as scheduled:

Last 2 weeks in July, the hall is undergoing construction.

 

August 6

August 27

September 24

October 22

November 19

Greenfield Public Library

Wednesday, September 3rd 2014 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Greenfield Public Library
402 Main St.

On Silent Wings: The Magic of the Snowy Owl

“On Silent Wings: The Magic of the Snowy Owl” is the subject of a photographic presentation to be held Sept.3 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Greenfield Public Library as part of its First Wednesday Speaker Series.

Wildlife and adventure photographer Peter Christoph will share his passion for photographing birds. Christoph is a frequent speaker at libraries, camera clubs, schools, and outdoor clubs. He has recently updated his book Birds, which will be available for checkout at the library in advance of the presentation.

His bird images are known for their artistic vision and technical excellence. His images have been published in several magazines and have won awards in numerous competitions including the Central Massachusetts Invitational Annual Multi-screen Competition, the New England Camera Club Council Nature Competition, the Greater Lynn International, and the Glennie Nature Salon.

The First Wednesday Speaker Series is held monthly from 6 to 8 p.m. in the LeVanway Room at the library. All attendees will be entered into a raffle for a $15 Greenfield Dollars certificate. The program is sponsored by the Friends of the Greenfield Public Library in conjunction with the World Eye Book Shop.

South Hadley Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 4th 2014 - 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at South Hadley Town Common
Rt. 116 & Rt. 47

This summer, spend an afternoon at the South Hadley Farmers’ Market. The market has locally grown produce, fruit, flowers, meat, milk, artisan breads, baked goods, crafts, and more. There’s entertainment and children’s activities, too. The market takes place on the Town Common in South Hadley, across from the Odyssey Bookshop, every Thursday from 1:00 – 6:00 pm through October 9th. Parking is available along the commons. The farmers’ market accepts credit, debit, and food stamp payments. Visit southhadleyfarmersmarket.comfor up-to-date information about vendors, products, and events.

Sunderland Public Library Event

Friday, September 5th 2014 - 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
at Sunderland Library
20 School Street

Children’s Music Story hour – Friday, September 5, 11 a.m. Join Julie Stepanek and her ukulele for a series of story hours.  Julie will lead the audience in song and movement and will bring a few of her favorite children’s books to read.  For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. FREE Sunderland Public Library 20 School St. Sunderland.

Cracking the Codes

Saturday, September 6th 2014 - 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
at First Congregational Church
43 Silver St.

Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequality

A film by Shakti Butler, with facilitated conversation

Saturday, September 6, 2014

10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (doors open at 9:30)

at First Congregational Church, 43 Silver Street, Greenfield MA 01301

FREE

With moving stories from racial justice leaders, this film is designed to deepen and shift the framing of racial disparities, moving viewers to an understanding that institutional and structural inequities, and not individual issues, are the core problem. The conversation will be facilitated by Kara McLaughlin of the Gill-Montague Community School Partnership and Rachel Stoler of the Franklin Regional Council of Government’s Partnership for Youth.

To reserve childcare or for more information, email@massslaveryapology.org or www.massslaveryapology.org

 

 

Whately Walk

Saturday, September 6th 2014 - 1:00 pm
at Whately Center School
202 Chestnut Plain

Walking Whately Tour, Saturday, September 6 at 1 pm with a rain date of September 7. Meet at Center School, 218 Chestnut Plain Road, Whately. Tickets $10 in advance, $12.50 on the walk date. Children 12 and younger free. Call 665-3837 or email info@whatelyhistorical.org

Grand Re-Opening Celebration

Saturday, September 6th 2014 - 7:00 pm
at United Congregational Church
44 Whately Road

The United Congregational Church of Conway is re-opening! After a three year restoration, UCC Conway will re-open its doors on Saturday, Sept. 6th at 7:00PM! The place will be alive with music and we will have a celebration featuring Donna Schaper, the senior pastor of Judson Memorial Church in New York City. Her message will be the kick-off of a new and bold initiative at UCC Conway as the church opens its doors wide to the community with a new spirit of faith, mission and hope. All are welcome and the celebration will be free!

Candi Ashenden, pastor
978-544-2801

Pioneer Folklore Society

Saturday, September 6th 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
at The Nacul Center
592 Main Street

What:  Cliff Eberhardt in Concert

       hosted by the Pioneer Valley Folklore Society

Where: The Nacul Center, 592 Main St., Amherst, MA

When:  7:00 PM, Saturday, September 6, 2014

 

For information contact Paul Kaplan, 413-687-5002.

 

The Pioneer Valley Folklore Society is pleased to present Cliff Eberhardt in its annual showcase concert.  The event will take place on Saturday, September 6, 7:00 p.m., at the Nacul Center, 592 Main St., Amherst, MA.

South Hadley Farmers’ Market

Thursday, September 11th 2014 - 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
at South Hadley Town Common
Rt. 116 & Rt. 47

This summer, spend an afternoon at the South Hadley Farmers’ Market. The market has locally grown produce, fruit, flowers, meat, milk, artisan breads, baked goods, crafts, and more. There’s entertainment and children’s activities, too. The market takes place on the Town Common in South Hadley, across from the Odyssey Bookshop, every Thursday from 1:00 – 6:00 pm through October 9th. Parking is available along the commons. The farmers’ market accepts credit, debit, and food stamp payments. Visit southhadleyfarmersmarket.comfor up-to-date information about vendors, products, and events.

Zydeco Connection Concert

Friday, September 12th 2014 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Sunderland Public Library
20 School Street

 

 

Zydeco has its origins in Cajun music incorporating the sounds of Rhythm & Blues, adding electric guitar and bass and drums to get its unique blend of driving rhythms creating a music you just have to dance to.

Zydeco Connection is Lil Cyn Rose on accordion, Eileen Almeida on rub board and lead vocals, David Leblanc on bass, Michael Rose on drums and Lawrence Ochs on guitar with special guest John Leblanc on guitar and saxophone

FREE Sunderland Public Library 20 School St. Sunderland MA.413 665 2642

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