Archive for All Ability Levels

4th Annual Hill Town Draw-Around

Coming April 28, 2018 from noon-midnight, this event is a pay-what-you-can fundraiser for the Art Garden’s ARTeens. It is a 12-hour event inspired by a draw-a-thon in New Orleans. It takes place at Cowell Gym, 51 Maple St., Shelburne Falls, MA.  

Try Hockey for Free

Please help us spread the word re: our upcoming Amherst Hockey Association Try Hockey For Free event and our Learn To Skate, Learn To Play, and Girls’ House programs.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me via email at or cell at 413-883-9258. Thank you, Dan Feldman Click the link

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Valentine Swap

From the Hilltown Families website: 9th Annual Handmade Valentine Swap for Western MA Families January 8, 2017 at 12:01 pm (Craft Ideas, Hilltown Families Event, Press Release, Suggested Activity, Valentine’s Day) Tags: Commercial Free, Creative Free Play, papercraft, Placemaking, Valentine, valentine swap, Valentine’s Day, western massachusetts Hilltown Families 9th Annual Community Handmade Valentine Swap It’s that

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Homeschool Ice Skating in Amherst: UPDATE

All families are welcome. Ice Skating Cash or checks only only $5 per kid (their adults are FREE if you want to try) This includes rentals at no extra cost. If you have younger or new ice skaters, I can get you buckets to hold onto. Just let me know. *************** January 2017 Ice

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Organizations and Workshops to Support Coding for All Ages

Hilltown Families posted Community-Based Organizations & Workshops to Support Coding for All Ages July 5, 2016 at 8:00 am (Hilltown Families) Tags: DIY Movement, fablabs, hackerspaces, hackspaces, Maker Space, MakerSpace Organizations and Workshops to Support Coding for All Ages Some educators in the field of computer science have taken up the motto that, “Coding is the

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Coloring Contest

ABCatholic is sponsoring an Easter coloring contest. You can read all about it here.


Friday,   March 4th  11am to 1pm. Friday, March 11th  11am to 1pm.   Home School Skate HOME SCHOOL SKATE For all children school age and younger who are able to attend! Adults MUST be accompanied by children, and the adults skate for free with paid Children’s admission. Children: $5, skate rental is free with

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Holyoke Codes March Coding Workshops!

From an email: Holyoke Codes is offering some great, free workshops this spring! Hope to see you there! Intro to PHP Programming ——————————– Wednesday, March 9 5:30 – 7:30 pm Do you know how to make a static HTML webpage? Fantastic! Would you like to learn how to make it more interactive for a user,

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Winter Session classes at Whole Children

Winter session starts next week!   Winter session begins on Monday, January 11. It’s not too late to sign up for classes! Register online at or by calling 413-585-8010.    Whole Children has plenty of classes to keep kids entertained all winter long! Whether kids enjoy playing sports, dancing, moving, being artistic, or learning new

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