Archive for Field Trips

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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Pro Life Speaker

Chad Judice Author of “Waiting for Eli”, “Eli’s Reach” and “Growing with Eli” Click below for the flyer: ProLifeElisReach_Pilot ad  

Mt. Tom and Notch Homeschool Programs

There may be a cost involved. Mt. Tom/ Notch programs The Notch Visitor Center on Rt. 116 in Amherst. Meet in the parking lot. This is not a State Park sponsored program so they have no information to give out. Wednesday, Sept. 27 @ 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4 @ 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11

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Opening Mass for the New School Year

From Fr. Ed Riley: Greetings All! I pray you had a great summer with the family and plenty of respite! I apologize for the late invitation (my fault), but I invite you to an Opening School Year Mass for Homeschooling Families on next Friday, September 15th at Our Lady Help of Christians, 573 Washington Street,

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Winter lectures at the Norcross Wildlife Sanctuary are offered free of charge on Saturdays at 1:30 pm.  Space is limited; call 413-267-9654 or email or to register.  In case of inclement weather please call ahead, check our Facebook page or visit     Saturday, January 28th                                                                                                  Discovering New England’s Stone Walls How and why

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Upcoming Events at the Eric Carle Museum

H/T and the Eric Carle Museum website IN THE READING LIBRARY Toddler and Preschooler Play Series: Open Book, Open Play January 27, 2017 10:30am – 11:30am February 3, 2017 10:30am – 11:30am February 10, 2017 10:30am – 11:30am Free with Museum Admission (Toddlers and Preschoolers with parents/caregivers/teachers) Share picture books at story time in

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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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“Physics as a Door into STEM Education”

Please, join us on January 17th at 4 pm at Boston University Physics Department for a presentation and the following discussion about the role of physics in attracting students into STEM related fields. When?    4 pm, January 17th (Tuesday), 2017 Where? Boston University Physics Department Studio Auditorium, B23 (the underground floor), The Metcalf Science Center, 590

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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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