Hilltown Families

River Valley Market Orientation on October 10th Come this March the doors are planned to open at the River Valley Market Co-Op (RVM) in Northampton, a consumer-owned cooperative whose key goal...

http://www.SchoolBusProject.com The Hilltown Cooperative Charter School in Haydenville, MA, has a plan … to purchase a school bus for their school and convert it to run on vegetable oil. This bus...

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARDS This flyer was posted on the activist bulletin board in the back of Cup & Top in Florence, MA. It reads:   Food Not Bombs Northampton Needs Volunteers...

Northampton Survival Center 3rd Annual Open House and Fundraiser Free Food Face Painting Magic Show &Balloons Games & Costumes Storytelling Live Music Rain or Shine On Sunday, June 10th from 1...

Springfest Celebrates Building Community Through Music On May 19th from 11am-4pm the Northampton Community Music Center will host its annual citywide celebration of building community music in Northampton, MA. More than...

HOW CAN YOU BE INVITED? The Nields will be performing a special, private kids show in Northampton on June 10th. The performance is by invitation only. Now I know some of...

Northampton Community Music Center The Northampton Community Music Center will hold auditions for the 2007-8 year of its Community Children’s Choir on Tuesday, May8th, from 3:30-5 pm.  The choir is open...

Eat Your Art Out in Northampton Thursday, April 26, 2007 Hey hilltown families – have plans to have dinner in the “city” Thursday evening? Take your family and have a great...

Ways to Celebrate the Week of the Young Child (2007) Hilltown families are invited to join hundreds of local organizations around the country that will celebrate the Week of the Young...

Step it Up 2007 in Western Mass Step it Up is the largest day of citizen action focusing on global warming in our nation’s history. A truly infectious grassroots movement, organized...

Cinderella Ballet The Pioneer Valley Ballet performed Cinderella at the Academy of Music in Northampton, MA, this past weekend. Families attended with young girls dressed in fancy gowns, tiaras and ribbon...

Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival March 10th – March 31st, 2007 Through collaborative community effort, the Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival will be offering a spectacular array of award-winning, entertaining films...

Western Mass elementary schools honor national Read Across America Day with Dr. Seuss Gateway elementary schools held another successful “Seussabration”, to honor national Read Across America Day on March 7th. This...

(03/12/07) At last night’s member-owner meeting at the Haydenville Congregational Church, the River Valley Market Board announced they have closed on financing to build the River Valley Market cooperative, and will...

We’ve all met them, and, silently, some of us are them … modern day treasure hunters who find all sorts of unique loot at flea markets, transfer stations and curbside on...

This year’s slogan for the National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) is “Throw like a girl – Lead like a champion!” NGWSD is a day that acknowledges the positive...

Hilltown parents, learn how and why we crave sweets, how to reduce these cravings without feeling deprived and much more. The more we know about nutrition and wellness, the better we...

Next week there will be a great opprotunity for families to support their community while paying their overdue fines at the library. The Forbes Library in Northampton, MA, will be holding...

With clear winter skies and no snow in sight, you couldn’t have asked for a better day to explore all the family activities happening on Sunday afternoon for Northampton (Noho) First...