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 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 28 Community-Based Educational Highlights: Holiday Lights to Wreath Making. Theater to Singing, and our monthly column, Berkshire Family Fun, for a list of premier educational and cultural highlights in Berkshire County for families.
December 3-9, 2016
Literary Adaptation ♦ Singing ♦ Gingerbread Houses ♦ Breakfast with Santa ♦ Placemaking ♦ Consumerism ♦ Radio Theater ♦ Pastry Arts ♦ Gift Swap ♦ Holiday Strolls ♦ Living History ♦ Transportation ♦ Caroling ♦ Locomotion ♦ Wreaths ♦ Community Meal ♦ Crafts ♦ Tree Lighting
- 28 Community-Based Educational Highlights: Holiday Lights to Wreath Making. Theater to Singing.
- Suggested Events for December 3rd – 9th, 2016
- Hilltown Families on Mass Appeal: Non-Commercial Gift Giving
- Hilltown Families on Mass Appeal: Holiday Strolls & Community Singing
- The Mighty Evergreen
- Christmas Trees: History & Folklore
- Origins of Christmas Traditions
- Bet You Didn’t Know…
- Donate to Hilltown Families on #GivingTuesday & #GiveCommunityBasedEducation!
- The Ripple: Take Me To the River
- Learning Landscapes: Integrating Permaculture with Community-Based Education
- HFVS Songs of Gratitude Episode with Guest DJ, Eric Herman
- Berkshire Family Fun: December 2016
FIVE FROM THE ARCHIVES
- Google Cultural Institute: A Portal to the Cultural Treasures of the World
- Parenting Green: Eco-Craft Ideas for Holiday Gift Giving
- Become A Math Citizen Scientist & Reveal Whether It’s Heads or Tails
- 13 Tips On How To GREEN Your Holiday
- Locally Grown Christmas Tree Farms
RECAP MAP SPONSOR
See your banner here! Sponsor Recap Map!
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