Archive for Families – Page 2

New Year’s Day Hike

This coming Sunday there will be be a New Year’s Day Hike at the Notch Visitor Center in Amherst, MA.   We will meet at 12:45 p.m. and leave at 1:00 p.m. for a 2 hour plus hike. The trail will mostly be easy.   Do wear proper winter hiking clothes with poles if you

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Homeschool Ice Skating-Mullins Center, Amherst UPDATED

Homeschool Ice Skating Mullins Center UMASS Amherst MA No ice skating: Tues Jan 3 Friday Jan 10 Friday, Jan 20 Friday Feb 3 Friday Feb 10  change update 12/19/2016 by Jeff All families are welcome. Homeschool Ice Skating Cash or checks only Bring coins for the meters Friday, December 23rd 11:30am to 1:30pm

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Holiday Tea

Great news, everyone! Although we had to cancel last week’s Holiday Tea, we’ll be making it up to you this Saturday, December 24. Santa will join us from 10 to noon and Jerry Weinstein will treat us to some tunes on the piano at 11. Of course we’ll have cider, tea and treats aplenty, too!

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Storytime at the Eric Carle Museum

  The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art 125 West Bay Road Amherst, MA 01002 413.559.6307 Special Storytime: Jonathan Bean October 30, 2016 2:00pm Free with Museum Admission In Real Cowboys, Kate Hoefler’s realistic and poetic picture book debut about the wide open West, the myth of rowdy, rough-riding cowboys and cowgirls is remade.

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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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Coloring Contest

ABCatholic has a new coloring contest going on through August 31, 2016. Download your coloring picture here.

Here are the programs for next week at Mt. Tom.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. This one hour program will focus on the Turtles that live in and around Lake Bray. Learn how these reptiles have survived for the last 250 million years. MEET AT LAKE BRAY SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 1:00 p.m. BEAU BRIDGE HIKE. This 2 hour hike will travel

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Upcoming Programs at Mt. Tom

Here are the programs for next week at Mt. Tom.   SATURDAY, AUGUST 6, 10:30 a.m. LIFE AROUND THE LAKE. Beavers have the most impact of any animal on this planet besides humans. Join us for this one hour stroll to see the changes made by our past resident beavers.  MEET AT LAKE BRAY  

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Vendors Invitation to the AHEM Home Learners Fall Fair

From an email: The AHEM Home Learners Fall Fair will be held on Saturday, November 19, 1:30 – 4:30 pm at First Parish of Watertown, 35 Church St., Watertown, MA. We are planning this to be a festive event with crafts for sale, entertainment, music and refreshments. This is a wonderful opportunity for children and families

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AHEM Not-Back-to-School Picnic

Wednesday, September 7, 2015, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm  Come join AHEM for a Not-Back-to-School Picnic! Mix and mingle with other Massachusetts homeschoolers and celebrate the beginning of the fall season in beautiful surroundings. It will be a great opportunity to share wisdom, gather inspiration, and connect with friends old and new. We will meet

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