Community Events

UMass Amherst Presents Dr. Robert Bullard

April 22, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm at Mahar Auditorium/ UMass Amherst Campus
119 Presidents Avenue

UMass Amherst presents Dr. Robert Bullard, named by Newsweek Magazine as one of the thirteen environmental leaders of our century, in a keynote address on Tuesday, April 22 at 7pm in Mahar Auditorium.

The event is free and open to the public, with a book signing to follow.

Join us in our commitment to a healthy, sustainable community.

For details,  please visit

Hands Together for Haiti 5K Walk/Run and 10k Run

April 26, 2014 - 8:30 am - 11:00 am at Our Lady of Peace Church
90 7th Street

You are invited to participate in the Hands Together for Haiti race for charity. It is scheduled for April 26, 2014. The 5K and 10K races will take place in Turners Falls, Massachusetts. The 5K course is family friendly. A complimentary t-shirt will be provided to the first 100 registrants and prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female runners in each category.

This event is the idea and work of a 10 year old wanting to make a difference in the world. Hands Together help the poor in Haiti by establishing schools, orphanages, nutrition and feeding programs, medical clinics, sustainable-development projects, and by establishing partnerships with local leaders and communities. They are working to build a better world for thousands of suffering people in Haiti. Thank you for your support!

3rd Annual Giant Western Massachusettes Remote Control Flea Market

April 26, 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Franklin County Technical School
82 Industrial Blvd

The Giant Western Massachusetts Remote Control Flea Market
will be held on Saturday April 26th from 9 to 2.  Come and
browse, sell, or swap at the largest Western Massachusetts
remote control flea market.  Anything remote control — Boats,
Planes, or Cars — can be sold.  Rent a table for 10 dollars
before April 20, otherwise 15 dollars at the door.
40 tables available.
NO entrance fees!
NO seller premiums!

If you would like to rent a table or two, please contact
David Korpiewski at 413-695-2191 or email
For more information see

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