Hilltown Families

Elmer’s Mardi Gras Party in Ashfield Photo Credit: Victoria Worth “I LOVE this site! I’m so glad I found it. Thank you for the links to Jesse James’s article and for...

After a week off from school I’m sure many parents children are itching to get back into their daily routine. This past week was a lot of fun for those little...

“What a great service provided for us here. I find myself checking back regularly to find out what is going on in this culturally rich community of ours. Isn’t it great?Don’t...

Never a shortage of activities for our hilltown families.  This week’s suggested events include dances, music, crafts, chocolate and more!  While a chock-full weekend of activities sure makes it hard to choose, the...

Happy February! Friday marks the halfway point between Winter & Spring. In the States we acknowledge this point with Groundhog Day. No matter if you see your shadow or not, we’re...

Families feeling adventurous to take a day trip up to North Adams can enjoy a free family day at MASS MoCA, or journey over to Amherst to the Eric Carle Museum...

“What a wonderful resource this website is for local families as well as for visitors like myself. This site expresses the warmth and sense of community that I had experienced while...

  Finally … it snowed! Not enough for all those fun outdoor sports, but just enough to give us hope for a possible New England winter performance. Speaking of performance, Elizabeth...

Another holiday season has passed and many of us can now take a breather from the hustle and bustle of all that merriment. Now that our New Year’s resolutions have been...

New Year’s Eve is Sunday night and Northampton will be having their 22nd annual First Night Celebration. The city will be filled with events and activities, with many events for families...

It’s official … the days are now getting longer! No real snow to speak of yet, but the light of the sun is slowly returning, and children are getting ready for...

Tis’ the season for multi-cultural celebrations. On Friday you can either head over to Pittsfield for a Christmas adventure, or stay here in the hills for a Hanukkah social. There are...

Lots of holiday happenings to choose from this weekend and over the next week. Choices range from performance arts in Pittsfield/Northampton, to community gatherings at various hilltown community centers, including Cummington/Peru/...

With the holiday season upon us, there are a lot of fun and educational weekend experiences just waiting for us to explore them in the Pioneer Valley and Hilltowns. Friday looks...

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