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Co-op forming in Williamsburg

Pioneer Valley home school co-op forming for 2nd – 7th graders with Route 116 shuttle van service from S.Deerfield, Amherst, Sunderland and Hadley to our location in Williamsburg, MA. Learning blocks happen from 845 until 2:30 PM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Two certified seasoned teachers along with two wilderness /nature staff with internships, visual…

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FREE Pioneer Valley Symphony for homeschoolers Greenfield High School Auditorium

TIME SENSITIVE! From Anne Mileski via email: Dear Friends, I am looking to see if there is any interest in signing up for this Event in April 6th 2017? If you sign up, give me your full name, phone number, how many kids and ages before October 1st. It was stated for 3rd and 4th…

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PVHG Not Back To School Picnic

The most popular date for the PVHG (Pioneer Valley Homeschoolers Group) Not Back To School Picnic at Groff Park in Amherst, MA is officially this coming Monday, September 12 from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Bring your own lunch, snacks to share if you like, curriculum to give away, games to play and whatever else comes to…

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College Essay Writing Workshop

What: College Essay Writing Workshop with Debra Shaver, Smith College, Dean of Admission. Shaver will discuss how the essay fits into the overall college application process and related essay writing tips. Hosted by the Hampshire County Smith Club (HCSC). When: Monday, Sept 12, 2016 from 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM Where: Carroll Rm (Rm 208,…

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Mount Tom Programs Sept. 10-13, 2016

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. Birds will our topic this week at Lake Bray.  MEET AT LAKE BRAY SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1:00 p.m. HIKE TO LOST BOULDER.  This 2 hour hike will travel to the Lost Boulder. Who knows what other lost natural items we will find along the way. Bring…

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Earthwork Programs

Earthwork Programs Wilderness Extravaganza–4th Annual! A Weekend of 5 Wilderness Skills Workshops! Attend All, Some or Just One! Saturday, September 24 & Sunday, September 25 For Families, Adults & Teens Conway, MA Saturday, 9/24 9:00-12:00 The Skill of the Knife WS 1 $45/adult, $25/child prepaid 1:00-4:00 Wild Edibles WS 2 $50/adult, $30/child prepaid 5:00-8:00 Primitive Cooking…

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PVHG Not Back To School Picnic (NBTS) Groff Park

Posted on www.pvhg.net   PVHG Not Back To School Picnic (NBTS) Groff Park By:Miranda Shannon <Send E-Mail> Date: Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 11:38 am Hello Everyone, I hope you are enjoying your last days of summer! I am posting a reminder for our PVHG Not Back To School Picnic at Groff Park. Please add your…

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Skiing at Mohawk Mountain

From the New England Catholic Homeschool Yahoo group: Mohawk Mountain has graciously extended group rates to our group! The dates are all on Tuesday, and they are:  Jan 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb 7,14, 28 and Mar 7 Cost is:  Lift Tickets-$18.00  Lessons:  $19.00  Rentals:  $23.40 If you would like to join us, I…

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Workshop and Curriculum Show and Tell

On Friday, August 19th, Western Mass Homeschoolers, Western Mass Catholic Homeschoolers and the Catholic Homeschool Co-op in Agawam will be offering a workshop and curriculum show and tell. The workshop will cover beginning homeschool topics particularly those associated with filing paperwork with various local towns (Education Plans and Evaluations) as well as some specific tips…

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Hitchcock Center Fall Classes

Homeschool 1 Mammals Cost Hitchcock Center Fall 2016 Ages 6-8 Limit 12 students Katie Koerten, Teacher. Classes Tuesday September 13, 30, Oct 4, 11, 18, Nov 1, 8, 22, 29 and December 6, 2016 10am to 2pm Tuesdays  (10 classes) New Location Hampshire College by Red Barn 845 West Street, Amherst, MA Notes: Member $420…

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