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 August 6th-12th, 2016 for a comprehensive list of events happening throughout the four counties of Western MA, including Bulletin Board Announcements, Ongoing Story Hours & Playgroups and the Hilltown Family Variety Show.
Also check our weekly column, Learn Local. Play Local. for 37 Community-Based Educational Highlights: Entomology to Puppetry. Geology to Jazz Studies, and our monthly column, Berkshire Family Fun, for a list of premier educational and cultural highlights in Berkshire County for families.
August 6-12, 2016
Zoology ♦ Entomology ♦ Geology ♦ Cultural Studies ♦Music Studies ♦ Jazz Studies ♦ Art Studies ♦ Panoramic Drawing ♦ Architecture ♦ History ♦ Storytelling ♦ Literacy ♦ Puppetry ♦ Agriculture ♦ Outdoor Adventures ♦ Wild Plant Walk
- Inspiration for Aspiring Woodworkers & Blacksmiths
- The Art & Science of Fermentation
- Summer Opportunities to Connect People to Place through Wild and Cultivated Food
- History Through the Lens of “What If?”
- Off the Mat: Meditating and Parenting
- HFVS Wildlife Episode with Guest DJs, Casey & Kevin from The Whizpops (Radio Show/Podcast)
- Berkshire Family Fun: August 2016
- Visual Art in Western MA: August Openings, Closings & Calls for Art
- Let Them Grow: Art Abandonment Supports Acts of Kindness Through Creative-Free Play
FIVE FROM THE ARCHIVES
- 4 Outdoor Adventures for Exploring Geology and Local History
- Journal-Making: Creative Outlet for Bringing Family Together
- Literary Guide for Mem Fox and Kathryn Brown’s “Tough Boris”
- Open Sesame: 4 Summer Bedtime Stories
- The Good Life: Summertime Downtime
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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