Hilltown Families

Winter Brings Opportunities for Inclusive Recreation

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="175"] Making winter recreation accessible to all, local organizations are offering a wide array of opportunities for community...

Be a part of a great American pastime this summer and head to the ballfield! Families can explore everything from art and design to American history by using baseball...

Women’s Sports in Western MA Sports of all kinds are an important part of American culture – we rally around favorite teams almost religiously, and fans of all ages adorn themselves...

Take Me Out To The Ball Game: New Baseball Books for Kids In this boy-dominated batch of new baseball books, there are picture books and middle grade novels, action packed stories...

Four Western MA College’s Host National Girls and Women in Sports Day Title IX, the law that made sex-based discrimination in school sports illegal, turns 40 this year!  Young women can...

Discover fun and educational events happening this weekend in Western Mass, along with announcements, upcoming events, links, resources and the HFVS podcast. SUGGEST AN EVENT If you have a family friendly...

Hosts Needed for the Highland Unusual Games Triathlon at the Hilltown Spring Festival on May 15th, 2010 For the past two years, competitors from across the Hilltowns – ranging in age...

Tips for Dads to Promote Girls’ Sports Why should your daughter or stepdaughter participate in sports? To be more healthy (in mind and body), feel better about herself, learn new skills,...

Tips for Dads & Kids Watching the Super Bowl Together One of a Dad’s simple pleasures is watching TV sports together with his kids and/or stepkids. But what about those moments...

Tom Adams of Williamsburg, MA writes: Hi all, My son and I have been going to basketball in Williamsburg on Wednesday nights at 6pm for the past two weeks and there’s...

Step Up to the Plate @ Your Library Swings into Action! The boys of summer are stepping up to the plate, so why not join them? The American Library Association and...

Women’s March Madness! by Dads & Daughters 10 Tips for Dads & Daughters During the Women’s NCAA Basketball Championship March Madness gets underway March 22nd for women’s college basketball and March...

Self-Defense & Martial Arts for Hilltown Girls A free self-defense & martial arts class for girls ages 5-12 is being offered by Sisters Ink and the Worthington Health Center. This free...

Want to Be a Bat Kid at UMass? How would you like to be a bat kid at UMass Softball & Baseball games this Spring? UMass is currently signing up kids...

IT’S BASKETBALL TIME! With the Women’s Final Four just around the corner, Dads & Daughters offers advice on how to spend time with your daughter during the Women’s NCAA Basketball Championship...

Hilltown families enjoyed sledding at the Worthington Golf Club on Sunday following a pancake breakfast at Red Bucket Sugar Shack. Click here to see photos from the shack.

Tips for Dads & Daughters Watching the Super Bowl Together Dads & Daughters watching TV sports together–one of life’s pleasures. But what about those moments (like during some commercials) when you...

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...