Community Events

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

Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail

April 26, 2014 - April 27, 2014 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm at

A self-guided driving tour of nine award winning pottery studios in western Massachusetts. This free event allows visitors to experience the work spaces, artwork, and techniques of twenty nationally-known professional potters. Maps and information at

Spring/Summer Women’s Clothing Consignment Sale

May 3, 2014 - 8:00 am - 2:00 pm at St. Philip’s Church
128 Main Street

St. Philip’s Episcopal Church invites the community to its 1st annual spring and summer Women’s Clothing Consignment sale to be held on Saturday May 3, 2014 from 8 am to 2 pm.  Gently used spring and summer clothing, jewelry and accessories for women including handbags, shoes, blouses, and dresses will be on sale just in time for summer.

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