The Berkshire LifeStream - Berkshire Hill Town Families
Dear Sarah: Lying
Dear Sarah, My daughter is only 7 and already she has started lying to me about things. Most recently she told me she had brushed her teeth but I know that she didn't. I don't know what to do.
Jul 16 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Weekdays in Western MA: July 16th - 20th, 2018
Weekdays in Western MA: July 16th - 20th, 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, July 16, 2018 Tuesday, July 17, 2018 Wednesday, July 18, 2018 Thursday, July 19, 2018 Friday, July 20, 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
Jul 15 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

HFVS Summer Family Fun Episode with Guest DJ, Jason Didner and the Jungle Gym Jam
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4OZfAyjcp4
Jul 15 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Recap Map: Western MA Weekend Summary & Family Guide for July 14th & 15th, 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 July 14th - 20th, 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. After-School Classes & Enrichment Programs [caption id="" align="alignright" width="180"] Reach thousands of families in the region with our 2018-2019 directory! Reserve your space.
Jul 14 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Suggested Events for July 14th - 20th, 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.
Jul 12 9:00AM Community-Hill Town Families

Literature in Context: A Community-Based Education Guide to Julia Alvarez's Return to Sender
Literature in Context: A Community-Based Education Guide to Julia Alvarez's Return to Sender [caption id="" align="alignright" width="180" class="center "] Download the Learning Map, which links this book to local opportunities for community-based learning.[/caption] Tyler has grown up in rural Vermont on his family's dairy farm - like many New England fairy farms, the Paquette family has been farming their land for generations. The farm struggles with the same challenges that every small New England dairy encounters, but the real challenge comes when Tyler's father is seriously injured in a tractor accident and is unable to work.
Jul 9 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Weekdays in Western MA: July 9th - 13th, 2018
Weekdays in Western MA: July 9th - 13th, 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, July 9, 2018 Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Wednesday, July 11, 2018 Thursday, July 12, 2018 Friday, July 13, 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
Jul 8 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

HFVS Songwriting Episode with Guest DJ, Joanie Leeds (Podcast/Radio Show)
Listen to Podcast: [embed]https://hilltownfamilies.files.wordpress.
Jul 8 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Recap Map: Western MA Weekend Summary & Family Guide for July 7th & 8th, 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 July 7th - 13th, 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. Plus, our bi-weekly column, Learn Local.
Jul 7 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

11 Community-Based Educational Highlights: Singularity to Anthropocene. Puppets to Drums
Literature in translation to Rube Goldberg Machines. Singularity to Anthropocene. Puppets to drums.
Jul 6 1:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Suggested Events for July 7th - 13th, 2018
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, []
Jul 5 9:00AM Community-Hill Town Families

Moving, Sending, and Settling Energy: Family Exercises
Moving, Sending, and Settling Family Energy Have you ever noticed that some individuals are grumpy and some are joyful? Is it mood or energy? Energy is ever-present, all around us, but the question is: how do we direct it? That's what matters most. Pouring our attention into positive thoughts and actions creates powerfully important increases in energy and lifts many people around us. Charismatic people are enthusiastic and energetic.
Jul 2 7:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Off the Mat: Fear Itself
Pain Specialist & yoga instructor Ginny Hamilton spends a lot of time helping her 9 year old son face his fears. In doing so, she's forced to address her own mental monsters, real and imagined. Minecraft, detention centers, and roller coasters, in this month's Off the Mat: Reflections on the Practice of Parenting.
Jul 2 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Weekdays in Western MA: July 2nd - 6th, 2018
Weekdays in Western MA: July 2nd - 6th, 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, July 2, 2018 Tuesday, July 3, 2018 Wednesday, July 4, 2018 Thursday, July 5, 2018 Friday, July 6, 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
Jul 1 4:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Berkshire Family Fun: July 2018
Berkshire County Highlights for Families: July 2018 Find out about community events and learning opportunities happening throughout Berkshire County for the month of July. We'll be adding to this list as the month progresses, 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.
Jul 1 2:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

HFVS Songs About America Episode with Guest DJ, Rocknoceros (Podcast/Radio Show)
Listen to Podcast: [embed]https://hilltownfamilies.files.wordpress.
Jul 1 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Recap Map: Western MA Weekend Summary & Family Guide for June 30th & July 1st, 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 June 30th - July 6th, 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. We're Spreading Health Across Western MA! In an effort to connect families with health and wellness resources in the region, we're offering service providers a chance to partner with Hilltown Families in your marketing with a brand new online resource: Western MA Health & Wellness Directory.
Jun 30 12:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Suggested Events for June 30th - July 6th, 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.
Jun 28 9:00AM Community-Hill Town Families

2018 Fourth of July Celebrations & Fireworks in Western Massachusetts
4th of July Celebrations & Fireworks in Western MA for 2018 [caption id="" align="alignright" width="240"] From the state where the American Revolution began, families can take part in the multitude of Fourth of July celebrations happening in Western MA! Be sure to check out the Hilltown Families list of Weekly Suggested Events for a comprehensive list of family and community events happening in Western MA.[/caption] Below is our comprehensive list of events, parades, and fireworks celebrating Independence Day throughout Western MA for 2018. Please take the time to confirm events you wish to attend, including time, place, age appropriateness, location, and costs before attending.
Jun 27 7:00PM Community-Hill Town Families

Hilltown Families on Mass Appeal: Community-Based Learning for Zoology
Hilltown Families on Mass Appeal: Community-Based Learning for Zoology Hilltown Families and Mass Appeal (a weekday, hour-long lifestyle program on NBC) have teamed up to offer a live monthly segment on WWLP 22News! Each month, community-based education specialist and Hilltown Families' Founder, Sienna Wildfield, joins Mass Appeal hosts to talk about ways to engage in your community while supporting the interests and education of your children (and yourselves!). This monthly segment continued on Monday, June 25, 2018 with Sienna and Danny talked about how to support your children's expressed interest in ecology, biology, or zoology with community-based resources. [caption id="attachment_73712" align="aligncenter" width="477"] Click on video to view.
Jun 27 1:00PM Community-Hill Town Families