Hilltown Families

Join the Plainfield Historical Society for five walks and talks exploring and interpreting our forested historical landscape this spring and summer, with the first one taking place this Saturday!

Plainfield Historical Society Unveils Website Full of Local History Bring local history to life as you plan family activities for the summer! Thanks to Plainfield resident, Lori Austion, The  Plainfield Historical...

Local History Learning this Weekend with Plainfield Schools, Pioneer Valley Philanthropy & Wilder Homestead Colonial Living at Wilder Homestead Spend the afternoon at the Wilder Homestead in Buckland on Sunday, October...

Davio Danielson of Plainfield, MA writes: Dear Friends, especially Plainfielders, At the recent Plainfield Town Meeting, an Energy Committee for the town was discussed. I’d like to form one. I’m even...

Offer your input at the Hilltown CDBG Public Hearings in December You can help your Town compete for the Federal CDBG grants that are needed to fund local community services by...

Hilltown Junior Olympics The 30th Annual Hilltown Junior Olympics happens at the Plainfield Town Park on North Central Street in Plainfield, MA on Saturday, September 26th, 2009. WHAT ARE THE HILLTOWN...

Northern Hilltowns Awarded $1.073 Million in Federal Block Grants On August 13, 2009, the Massachusetts Department of Housing & Community Development (DHCD) awarded $1,073,340 in federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)...

Take Charge! Hilltowns Raffle to Be Drawn July 4th, 2009 The community wide campaign Take Charge! by Cummington, Worthington, Plainfield, Williamsburg and Chesterfield wraps up on July 4! To take the...

Vernal pools teem with life but only for a short time. So here is my suggestion. Walk to the biggest hardwood forest area you can find. Take your kids. Take your...

Make your own Halloween Paper-Maché Piñata! Check out this DIY post from our archives from a two day workshop in the studio with guest artist, Kara Kitchen...

Penny Schultz: Music Diva If you’ve never had the pleasure of attending one of Penny Schultz’s community sings, tomorrow (08/21/07) is your chance. She will be leading a community sing at...

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...