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Autumn Bucket List: Reader Recommendations for Fall Fun in Western MA
Are you looking for family-friendly activities that will create lasting memories this Fall? Well, your neighbors are here to help! We asked our readers to tell us their favorite seasonal events, activities, and locations and they did not disappoint! Check out this list of 30 things to do and places to see in Western []
Sep 21 4:10PM Community-Hill Town Families

Suggested Events for September 22nd - 28th, 2018
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="250"] To find out about more event, be sure to visit our Suggest an Event Bulletin Board to see what our readers have recently shared! Have an event to share? Feel encouraged to self-post community events here at any time![/caption] If you have a community event, educational program, or service-learning opportunity happening in Western Massachusetts that you'd like to let us know about, self-post your event at any time on our Suggest An Event bulletin board. The events below are suggested. Please take the time to confirm that these events are happening, along with time, place, age appropriateness, and costs before attending.
Sep 20 9:00AM Community-Hill Town Families

Community Spotlight: Valley Women's Martial Arts & Lotus Peace Arts
There is a brokenness out of which comes the unbroken, a shatteredness out of which blooms the unshatterable Rashani Ra One crisp autumn evening in 1977, leaves swirling around our feet, a college friend and I entered the unfinished basement of a department store in downtown Northampton to attend a women's karate demonstration. Sitting in []
Sep 18 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Let Them Grow: Three Edible Creative Free-Play Recipes
Candice's newborn is getting older and wanting to explore everything by putting it in her mouth! This month in "Let Them Grow: Fresh Ways to Engage Toddlers in Create Free Play," she shares three recipes to encourage food-based play, allowing children in-between newborn and toddler development to join in play and explore without inhibiting their process.
Sep 17 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Weekdays in Western MA: September 17th - 21st, 2018
Weekdays in Western MA: September 17th 21st, 2018 Weekday community-based educational opportunities can be found throughout the four counties of Western MA all week long! Each weekday we feature community-based educational opportunities that can be selected to support the interests and education of self-directed teens, homeschoolers and life-long learners. Select the day of the []
Sep 16 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

HFVS Pirate Episode with Guest DJ, Tom Mason of the Blue Buccaneers (Podcast/Radio Show)
Listen to Podcast: [embed]https://hilltownfamilies.files.wordpress.
Sep 16 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Recap Map: Western MA Weekend Summary & Family Guide for September 15th & 16th, 2018
Here's a recap of news and information posted on Hilltown Families this past week, along with a map for finding out what's happening this weekend and next week throughout Western MA! MAP Peruse our list of Suggested Events for September 15th 21st, 2018 for a comprehensive list of events happening throughout the four counties []
Sep 15 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

11 Community-Based Educational Highlights: Apples to Woolley Bears. Agriculture to Folklore.
Honey to Botany. Thin Places to Developmental Psychology. Interpretive Dance to Bioblitz.
Sep 14 1:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Suggested Events for September 15th - 21st, 2018
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="250"] To find out about more event, be sure to visit our Suggest an Event Bulletin Board to see what our readers have recently shared! Have an event to share? Feel encouraged to self-post community events here at any time![/caption] If you have a community event, educational program, or service-learning opportunity happening in Western Massachusetts that you'd like to let us know about, self-post your event at any time on our Suggest An Event bulletin board. The events below are suggested. Please take the time to confirm that these events are happening, along with time, place, age appropriateness, and costs before attending.
Sep 13 9:00AM Community-Hill Town Families

Literary Guide for Jonathan Bean's This is My House, This is My School
Introducing the concept of homeschooling to young audiences, Jonathan Bean's loosely autobiographical book takes a close look at a day in the life of a busy and constantly learning homeschooling family. The concise text and dense illustrations offer up a fascinating tale of nontraditional education, and paired with our literary guide, the book offers itself as a portal into the examination of nontraditional education and personal learning style.
Sep 10 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Weekdays in Western MA: September 10th - 14th, 2018
Weekdays in Western MA: September 10th - 14th, 2018 Weekday community-based educational opportunities can be found throughout the four counties of Western MA all week long! Each weekday we feature community-based educational opportunities that can be selected to support the interests and education of self-directed teens, homeschoolers and life-long learners. Select the day of the week and find events that support your interests through community engagement! Monday, September 10th, 2018 Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 Thursday, September 13th, 2018 Friday, September 14th, 2018 Check our list of Weekly Suggested Events for our comprehensive list, including ongoing learning and play opportunities for younger children and intergenerational community events. See your banner here! Sponsor Weekdays in Western MA! Save Save Save
Sep 9 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

HFVS Science & Education Episode with Danny Weinkauf of They Might Be Giants (Podcast/Radio Show)
Listen to Podcast: [embed]https://hilltownfamilies.files.wordpress.
Sep 9 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Recap Map: Western MA Weekend Summary & Family Guide for September 8th & 9th, 2018
Here's a recap of news and information posted on Hilltown Families this past week, along with a map for finding out what's happening this weekend and next week throughout Western MA! MAP Peruse our list of Suggested Events for September 8th - 14th, 2018 for a comprehensive list of events happening throughout the four counties of Western MA, including Bulletin Board Announcements, Ongoing Story Hours & Playgroups and the Hilltown Family Variety Show. Also, check our monthly column, Berkshire Family Fun, for a list of premier educational, cultural highlights in Berkshire County for families. Our New After-School Classes & Enrichment Programs Directory is Here! Our community is rich in learning opportunities to supplement the interests of children, teens, and life-long learners.
Sep 8 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Suggested Events for September 8th - 14th, 2018
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="250"] To find out about more event, be sure to visit our Suggest an Event Bulletin Board to see what our readers have recently shared! Have an event to share? Feel encouraged to self-post community events here at any time![/caption] If you have a community event, educational program, or service-learning opportunity happening in Western Massachusetts that you'd like to let us know about, self-post your event at any time on our Suggest An Event bulletin board. The events below are suggested. Please take the time to confirm that these events are happening, along with time, place, age appropriateness, and costs before attending.
Sep 6 9:00AM Community-Hill Town Families

Reiki Positive: Waves
Waves Joy is never gone, it is simply forgotten. Energy is everywhere, even in the waves. I believe in our human potential.
Sep 3 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Off the Mat: Lessons in Unconditional Love from Piggett
Pain Specialist & Yoga Instructor Ginny Hamilton now watches from inside as her fourth grader gets on the bus. Perhaps she shares a comforting hug with her son's special stuffie, reminiscing about his early years. Pigs, time, and things that fly, in this month's Off the Mat: Reflections on the Practice of Parenting.
Sep 3 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Weekdays in Western MA: September 3rd - 7th, 2018
Weekdays in Western MA: September 3rd - 7th, 2018 Weekday community-based educational opportunities can be found throughout the four counties of Western MA all week long! Each weekday we feature community-based educational opportunities that can be selected to support the interests and education of self-directed teens, homeschoolers and life-long learners. Select the day of the week and find events that support your interests through community engagement! Monday, September 3, 2018 Tuesday, September 4, 2018 Wednesday, September 5, 2018 Thursday, September 6, 2018 Friday, September 7, 2018 Check our list of Weekly Suggested Events for our comprehensive list, including ongoing learning and play opportunities for younger children and intergenerational community events. See your banner here! Sponsor Weekdays in Western MA! Save Save Save
Sep 2 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

HFVS Back to School Episode with Guest DJ, Joanie Leeds
Listen to Podcast: [embed]https://hilltownfamilies.files.wordpress.
Sep 2 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Berkshire Family Fun: September 2018
Berkshire County Highlighted Learning Opportunities for Families: September 2018 Find out about community events and learning opportunities happening throughout Berkshire County for the month of September. We add to this list weekly, as we learn about events, so be sure to check back each week. If you have a community event, educational program, or service-learning opportunity happening in Western Massachusetts that you'd like to let us know about, self-post your event at any time on our Suggest An Event bulletin board.
Sep 1 2:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Recap Map: Western MA Weekend Summary & Family Guide for September 1st - 2nd, 2018
Here's a recap of news and information posted on Hilltown Families this past week, along with a map for finding out what's happening this weekend and next week throughout Western MA! MAP Peruse our list of Suggested Events for September 1st - 7th, 2018 for a comprehensive list of events happening throughout the four counties of Western MA, including Bulletin Board Announcements, Ongoing Story Hours & Playgroups and the Hilltown Family Variety Show. Also, check out our monthly column, Berkshire Family Fun, for a list of premier educational, cultural highlights in Berkshire County for families and our bi-weekly column, Learn Local. Play Local.
Sep 1 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families