October 1, 2020
September 19, 2019, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM @ Goodwin Room
RECEIVED: 9/17/19 at 9:21 am. LIST OF TOPICS: Public Comment; Sustainability Committee Interviews.
September 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ South Meeting Room #101
REC'D: 9/17/19 at 3:13 pm. TOPICS: 1. Call to order: Opening Remarks, Announcements & Agenda Review/Additions. 2. Reports & Comments: Public Comment; HR Commission Member Reports. 3. Action & Discussion Items: a. Introduction of Commission Members b. Review & approve Meeting Minutes of January 19, 2019 c. Update on Town Committee/Community Organization relationships: Town Council Liaison; Discussion with the Depart. Heads to cont; HRC Role, Focus, & Framework: Planning for Commission Retreat d. Report on standing events: Reading of UDHR, African-American History Month event, HR Heroes Picnic, other HRC/community events e. Sept. 23 - flag raising to celebrate Puerto Rico/Puerto Rican heritage f. Coordination with Local Organizations for week of Human Rights Day events g. Discussion of UMass. closing of North Village h. Statement on Treatment of Asylum Seekers/Refugees i. Schedule for Fall 2019. 4. Topics the Chair did not reasonably anticipate 48 hrs in advance of the meeting.
September 19, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Amherst Room
District 3 Office Hours with Councilor Dorothy Pam @ the Jones Library Amherst Room
September 19, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Hitchcock Center for the Environment
Help with this ongoing citizen science project and get up close and personal with Monarch butterflies. Learn how to tag monarchs, keep track of them and contribute to a growing body of data that helps us understand monarch migration.
The last 2 years have been good for Monarchs! Fun for all ages.
September 19, 2019, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Downtown Amherst
Mark your calendars for this years Celebrate Amherst Block Party in Downtown Amherst, presented by the Amherst Business Improvement District. The Amherst BID’s Annual Celebrate Amherst Block Party celebrates the businesses, culture & community of Downtown Amherst.
*Be sure to stop by the tables in front of the Central Fire Station to visit with Town of Amherst Community Participation Team, Amherst Fire Department and Police Department.*
Music & Entertainment
Music at the Futurliner Stage with WRSI’s DJ Kaliis and at The River Stage/Realignment Park:
Buddy McEarns Band 5 – 6 pm (60 min)
Masala Jazz 6:20-7:30 pm (70 min)
The Losers – Tom Petty Tribute Band 7:50-9 (70 min)
Food & Drink
Our restaurants, cafes and eateries are getting together great food for the event.
Samosas, momos, lassi, burgers, bubble tea, ice cream, curries, pad thai, chicken wings, eggrolls, tacos, quesadillas and cotton candy will be on the menu!
Special Alert: Judie’s is back with pies
September 19, 2019, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Large Activity Room
September 19, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Pole Room
September 19, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ South Meeting Room #101
September 19, 2019, 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM @ Large Activity Room
September 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Ethel Moore Computer Gallery
September 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Lower Meeting Room
September 19, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ Bubble Room
September 19, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Pole Room
September 19, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Large Activity Room