Museum of Russian Icons - Celebrate 10 Years
Oct
15
7:00 pm19:00

Museum of Russian Icons - Celebrate 10 Years

Saturday October 15, 2016
11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Free Museum Admission
Crafts Cake, Special Tours & More!
Zingaresca Duo - Concert
Celebrated Russian-Roma 7 -string guitar virtuosos Vadim Kolpakov and Oleg Timofeyev.
Tickets on Sale now Call 978.598.5000x 121 for Tickets Click here "On Line"

 

Baystate Health Foundation - Save the Date! -52nd Baystate Noble Ball
Oct
29
6:00 pm18:00

Baystate Health Foundation - Save the Date! -52nd Baystate Noble Ball

52nd Baystate Noble Ball

Save the Date  A Tribute to the Sensational Seventies
at the MassMutual Center * Springfield, Massachusetts
Hosted by Baystate Noble Ball Co-Chairs:
Ali & Mandana Salehi
Nabil & Julie Hannoush
All proceeds benefit Baystate Noble Hospital
For more information and to purchase tickets, please call
Kathy Tobin at 413.794.5996 or visit baystatehealth.org/nobleball
 

 

Venture - Wine & Beer Tasting
Nov
3
5:30 pm17:30

Venture - Wine & Beer Tasting

Venture Community Services will be holding their 12th Annual Wine and Beer Tasting Event at TED'S OF CHARLTON.  Join us and sample a variety of beer, wine, voda, cider, bourbon and more while enjoying games, raffles, and our extensive silent auction.  Enjoy a night our while supporting our mission - SIP SAMPLE &SUPPORT!
Tickets on Sale now

Salem Cross Inn - THANKSGIVING
Nov
24
11:30 am11:30

Salem Cross Inn - THANKSGIVING

THANKSGIVING at The Salem Cross Inn

Salem Cross Inn
Rt9  260 West Main Street
West Brookfield, MA 01585

What better way to celebrate a historical moment of thanks
then to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal with us!
Our Dining Room is open at 11:30AM with reservations on the half hour.
for reservations, p;ease call SCI at 508.867.2345 or go "ON LINE"


Brimfield Senior Center - Victorian Tea Party In the "Old Town Hall"
Sep
30
4:00 pm16:00

Brimfield Senior Center - Victorian Tea Party In the "Old Town Hall"

Victorian Tea Party in the "Old Town Hall"
Don your hats and come on over for a High tea Victorian style.  Mrs. Gordon, a middle-class housewife, has time-traveled from 1908 to 2016 to join us for a story telling program that will illuminate life at the turn of the century.  You will be served tea, tea sandwiches, scones and other baked delectable goodies.  Children over 10 years old are welcome with an adult.  Space is limited so reserve your seat early and no later than September 26th by calling 413.245.7253.  The fee for this event is $5.00 per person, and yes, feel free to dress as Victorian as you please!

 

Tri-Town Domestic Violence Task Force to hold "DANCING WITH THE STARS"
Sep
24
7:00 pm19:00

Tri-Town Domestic Violence Task Force to hold "DANCING WITH THE STARS"

The Tri-Town Domestic Violence Task Force requests you save the day!  This will be the the 3rd year that Dancing With The Starts is coming to Sturbridge @ Burgess Elementary School.  This fundraiser will again bring a fun-filled night toall who attend.  Local starts and their instructors come to the stage to show their hard work and effort in a competition to be sure to provide an evening to remember.  The judges: Ed Moore, Mike Valenzola and Nicky Pajer will give critical feedback to the audience who cast their votes to select the winners.  So mark your calendars to SAVE THE DAY.  Want to help out, if interested in volunteering to help plan the show call Margo Chevers at 413.245.1219.

Brimfield Senior Center - Apple Fest
Sep
23
11:00 am11:00

Brimfield Senior Center - Apple Fest

Come join us at the Senior Center and celebrate the bounty of our local apple crops with an "APPLE FEST" brunch party.  Enjoy apple cider pancakes with sweet maple syrup, crispy Applewood bacon, Eva's baked egg casserole with chicken apple sausage, fresh vegetables and cheese, fruited apple cider punch and last warm, cinnamon spiced apple crisp topped with vanilla ice cream.  There will be music, games, prizes to round out the festivities.
A $5.00 donation is suggested for this party.  Please reserve early by calling 413.245.7253.

Sep
22
9:00 am09:00

23rd Annual SharedLiving and AFC Conference

23rd Annual SharedLiving and AFC Conference
September 22, 2016
Best Western Royal Plaza
Hotel and Trade Center

Marlboro, MA

Featured Keynote - Dan Tomasulo PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP
He is an international speaker on topics including positive psychology, education, and psychotherapy.  He teaches positive psychology in the graduate program of counseling and clinical psychology at Columbia University.  He is creator of interactive – behavioral therapy the most widely used form of group therapy for people with intellectual and psychiatric disabilities.  Click below for details on becoming a sponsor and/or a vendor exhibiting at this year’s conference.
www.sharedlivingconference.com

Salem Cross Inn  - DROVER'S ROAST - Sunday 11, 2016
Sep
11
1:00 pm13:00

Salem Cross Inn - DROVER'S ROAST - Sunday 11, 2016

DROVER'S ROAST

Salem Cross Inn
Rt9  260 West Main Street
West Brookfield, MA 01585

Festivities begin at 1:00 pm
Feasting begins at 2:30 pm
 
Come to our 1700's American trailside feast and enjoy
the events as well as scrumptious food!
CALL: 508.867.2345 or order your tickets "ON LINE"


 

Old Sturbridge Village - Textile Weekend
Aug
20
Aug 21

Old Sturbridge Village - Textile Weekend

TEXTILE WEEKEND -  THIS IS A TWO DAY EVENT
 

Old Sturbridge Village
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566

Each year, Old Sturbridge Village explores a different aspect of 19th century textiles.  This year's theme is quilts.  See a variety of handmade artifact and reproduction quilts and quilted items such as petticoats hoods, pockets, and bed quilts  Watch demonstrations of quilting techniques such as piecing from the early 19th century New England up close.  Piecing is the process of cutting and  Learn More

Old Sturbridge Village - Garden Thyme:  Tomatoes
Aug
20
10:00 am10:00

Old Sturbridge Village - Garden Thyme: Tomatoes

THIS IS A MEMBER EVENT

GARDEN THYME:  TOMATOES

Old Sturbridge Village
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566

Prepare for the peak of tomato season by learning about its history in the United States and how to combat late-season problems that may affect your harvest.  Garden Thyme programs are held on the third Saturday of each month and are FREE for members of Old Sturbridge Village.  Led by Village horticultural and agricultural staff, these programs and workshops are held at various sites and deal with Learn More




 

Old Sturbridge Village - Take a Closer Look: Went to a Quilting
Aug
13
10:00 am10:00

Old Sturbridge Village - Take a Closer Look: Went to a Quilting

Old Sturbridge Village
1 Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA 01566

THIS IS A MEMBER EVENT
The are of quilting represented many things to a 19th century woman -- a useful skill needed to make warm bedding and garments, an expression of skill and taste.  and even an opportunity for social enjoyment.  Learn about quilts, quilted garments, and quilt-making in the early 19th century New England through OSV's newest textile exhibit.  Meets in the Firearms and Textiles building.  Learn More

Hitchcock Free Academy - Pottery - African Coiling
Aug
13
10:00 am10:00

Hitchcock Free Academy - Pottery - African Coiling

Juliet Bacchas of Juliet Rose Gallery is your insturctor for this class.
African Coiling is a hand-buliding technique.  It involves working with small tube-like coils.  This technique allows anyone to create small to huge forms.  Your encouraged to come with ideas of your own.  For additional details go to www.hitchcockacademy.org or call 413.245.9977

Hitchcock Academy Fund Raiser - Beers Tasting & Star Gazing
Aug
10
8:00 pm20:00

Hitchcock Academy Fund Raiser - Beers Tasting & Star Gazing

Thames Amateur Astronomical Society & Rapscallion's Beer
Enjoy a tasting of Rapscalion's beer, or housemade non-alcohlic root beer.  Water, soft drinks and chips also included.  Bring a Flashlight (red cellophane will be provided to protect your night vision), Blanket or Chairs.  Rainy/Coudy Date: Thursday August 11 8-10PM.  View the Persieids meteor shower, which will be in its peak,  View the half moon, its craters, constellations and Saturn through a telescope with Astronomer Geoff & Kim McLean from the Thames Amateur Astronomical Society.  

Click here to purchase tickets:  Brown Paper Tickets

or check events at www.hitchcockacademy.org or call 413245.9977

Old Sturbridge Village - REDCOATS & REBELS
Aug
6
Aug 7

Old Sturbridge Village - REDCOATS & REBELS

THIS IS A 2 SDAY EVENT

Exhibits Open at 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Grounds & Encampment:
Open 9:30 AM to 8:00 PM (extended hours)
See the largest military re-enactment in New England with nearly 1,000 soldiers portraying British, Irish, Spanish, Scottish, French and Colonial troops.  The Village is transformed into a military camp from the time of the War for Independence, as it was known in early New England.  Come see what sit was really like for those who fought to win America's freedoms.  Daytime events on both days:

Daily Schedule of Events August 6, 2016 Click here!

Daily Schedule of Events August 7, 2016 Click here!