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!
Peruse our list of Suggested Events for May 28th-June 3rd, 2016 for a comprehensive list of events happening throughout the four counties of Western MA, including Bulletin Board Announcements & Hilltown Family Variety Show.
Also check our weekly column, Learn Local. Play Local. for 37 Community-Based Educational Highlights: Rhubarb to Woolcraft. Bubbles to Adventure Playgrounds, and our monthly column, Berkshire Family Fun, for a list of premier educational and cultural highlights in Berkshire County for families.
May 28th – June 3rd, 2016
Agriculture ♦ Culinary Arts ♦ Fiber Arts ♦ Animal Husbandry ♦ Physics ♦ Earth Science ♦ Puppetry ♦ Career Studies ♦ Native American Studies ♦ Intergenerational ♦ Children’s Literature ♦ Language Studies ♦ Ornithology ♦ Citizen Science ♦ Tinkering ♦ Theater Arts ♦ Dance ♦ Memorial Day ♦ Music Studies ♦ Service-based Learning
- Sheep and Woolcraft Fair Connects Visitors with Local History, Animal Husbandry, and Fiber Art
- Hilltown Families Pop-Up Open House
- Memorial Day as a Catalyst for Placemaking, Historical Learning, and Acts of Kindness
- Let Them Grow: Spring Craft Idea
- Native American Culture in the Berkshires
- STEM Opportunities at The Great Holyoke Brick Race
- Build Bridges Between Generations by Volunteering With Elders
- Open Sesame: The Lure of Foxes
- Western MA Spring Food Festivals Strengthen Ties to Local Culture
- Building Fairy Houses Promotes Learning, Creative-Free Play & Citizen Science
- The Ripple: Streamcrawling
FIVE FROM THE ARCHIVES
- Oak & Acorn: Rhubarb Crumble in Season
- Geocaching & Letterboxing Support Learning and Outdoor Adventures as a Family
- Let Them Grow: Backyard Bird Paradise Brings Toddlers Closer to Nature
- What to Play? Creative-Free Music Making!
- 5 Ways to Prepare Your Child For Summer Camp
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COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARDS
- History Bulletin Board
- Sustainability Bulletin Board
- Theater Bulletin Board
- Visual Art Bulletin Board
- Community Announcements Bulletin Board
- Community Suggested Events
- Community Suggested Camps
- Community Suggested Classes