August 12, 2022
79 Main St.
August 12, 2022
August 13, 2022
95 Montague Rd.
September 26, 2022
This virtual meeting will be located at: https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/86453438570 Webinar ID: 864 5343 8570 To join by telephone: US: +1 646 876 9923 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 408 638 0968 International numbers available: https://amherstma.zoom.us/u/kcM57NoUkI
RECEIVED: 7/20/2022 at 9:33 am. LIST OF TOPICS: Review Minutes of 7/8/22; Updates; Discussion – CCA Next steps: Outreach and Education Plan, Program offerings, Web Presence; Public Comment; Next Meeting Agenda; Adjourn
The League of Women Voters Giant "Annual" Book Sale is back after 2 years. The sale starts on July 29 but first you can help make it happen by donating your books. Gently used ones, ones you would buy yourself. Also, DVDs, CDs, Vinyl
Amherst Town Common (North) outside of Town Hall - Rain location will be the Town Room on the second floor of Town Hall
Join Amherst Town Manager Paul Bockelman and the new Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Team: Director Pamela Young and Assistant Director Jennifer Moyston for an informal conversation on Friday, July 22nd. Drop in anytime between 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM to meet the new team, share your thoughts, ask questions & more. Bring a beverage from your favorite coffee shop or enjoy the refreshments provided. We hope to see you there!
Amherst Town Common
The Amherst BID is thrilled to announce the lineup for the second annual Friday Night Summer Concert Series on the South Common! This summer concert series has been made possible with the generous support and sponsorship of Encharter Insurance to whom we are very grateful!
We are offering a free five-week program teaching the basics of using the Internet for seniors. Topics that we cover include:
Searching and browsing the Internet
Sending and replying to emails, sending and opening attachments, and using Calendar
Using social media (e.g., Facebook, Instagram)
Online shopping (e.g., Amazon)
Security, Phishing, and spamming
We designed the classes to be engaging and informative based on lots of exercises and discussions around this class. Both instructors were involved in teaching a similar course back at the University of Victoria in Canada for a few years.
Instructors: Professors Ali Sarvghad and Narges Mahyar. The class is run with the help of several UMass graduate students.
How to register? Call the senior center at 413-259-3060. Please bring your own devices as loaner devices are limited. Both Apple and Android systems are welcome.
I Must Betray You--YA Historical Fiction set in Romania, 1989. In a country governed by isolation, fear, and a tyrannical dictator, seventeen-year-old Cristian Florescu is blackmailed by the secret police to become an informer, but he decides to use his position to try to outwit his handler, undermine the regime, give voice to fellow Romanians and expose to the world what is happening in his country.
Join us Fridays afternoon throughout July and August for an Ice Cream Social Happy Hour. We'll have all fixins and lots of laughs! If you have a dietary restriction please call to sign up in advance so that we can accommodate your need.