2014-8-21T5:00 PMAugust 21, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
@ Amherst Brewing Company
Amherst, Mass. - Are you looking for a new, fun, and relaxing night, while helping support your community? Join the Amherst Human Rights Commission for its "Paint & Sip" FUNdraiser. Relax with your friends and neighbors painting, tasting, and having fun while supporting a worthy cause.Be surprised by how well you can paint. A talented artist will guide your every step as you create your painting. You may be amazed as you enjoy a fun night. All materials -including canvas, paint, brushes, and encouragement will be provided.
5-6pm appetizers and drinks; 6-8 paint and sip.
All funds raised by the Amherst Human Rights Commission will go to support community activities for our Fall ' 14 and Spring '15 initiatives.
A canvas to paint, plus a drink to sip, equals a whole lot of FUN.
2014-8-23T2:00 PMAugust 23, 2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
@ Jones Library
Stay cool at these feature film screenings all summer long. All movies are rated PG or PG13 and are all based on books, as inspired by the Adult Summer Reading Program theme "Literary Elements". Contact the reference desk for specific movie information at 413/ 259-3096.
Co-sponsored by Captain Video.
These film screenings are made possible with the support of the Friends of the Jones Library.
2014-8-27T7:30 AMAugust 27, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
@ UMass Amherst Student Union Ballroom
You are invited to join us for the 48th Annual Community Breakfast hosted by UMass Amherst and the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, August 27, 2013 from 7:30 - 9:00 a.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. Complimentary parking is available in the Campus Center Garage. Tickets are $8.00 per person in advance online at www.umassconferenceservices.com/registration or $10.00 per person at the door. This event signals the start of the academic year and is an opportunity to meet newcomers to our community, see old friends, neighbors and colleagues, and to talk about the year ahead. All are welcome at this buffet breakfast and gathering of area business leaders, local officials from many neighboring cities and towns, state legislators, community partners, and members of the academic community. We hope you can take part in this annual tradition!
2014-8-30T2:00 PMAugust 30, 2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
@ Jones Library