17 Feb 19
Good Morning Gloucester

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) 2019 grant recipients were announced this month. Poetry was competitive. For the NEA 2019 Artworks – 972 of 1605 eligible grants were funded (ranging from $10,000-$100,00 totaling more than $25 million) For the NEA 2019 Challenge America – 138 of 221 eligible applications to receive $10,000 each for a total […]

17 Feb 19
Nachrichten Welt

Anmerkung des Herausgebers: Reiseinformationen müssen bis spätestens Donnerstag Mittag an vcarey @ delcotimes gesendet werden. Wir akzeptieren keine Faxe oder Ausdrucke. Alle Reisen werden online angezeigt. Der Druck basiert auf einer verfügbaren Fläche. Danke dir. G.E. Rentner: Irland-Tour vom 13. bis 20. April oder vom 11. bis 18. Mai ab 2399 $. pro Person bei […]

16 Feb 19

The African American Mafia is an influential organized crime group in the United States operating as enforcers for La Cosa Nostra. All the black organized crime syndicates are involved in sex trafficking of white women and children. The Corsican-Sicilian mafia which is operating in Baltimore and is overseen by corrupt CIA and FBI agents sell […]

15 Feb 19
Long Island Real Estate Blog ~ Nassau & Suffolk County NY

Where Are The Condos In Smithtown Long Island? That’s the question Lawrence & Sheila Agranoff were asked by potential buyers. Here is our list of Condos and Townhouses in Smithtown Long Island 11787:   Hidden Ponds in Smithtown is a code-gated community located by Route 347. These are Townhouse and Ranch style units that was opened in 1988. They are […]

15 Feb 19

An 18-year-old Nashville man who pointed a gun at another motorist on Broadway at 14th Avenue Wednesday is now jailed after Midtown Hills Precinct undercover officers quickly spotted his maroon Mustang traveling on I-65 at I-440 and pulled him over. Christopher A. Works, III, 18, of Tanglewood Court, is charged with felony aggravated assault and […]

14 Feb 19
The Cross-Eyed Pianist

My belief is that, when it comes to creativity, one should at least try to speak with one’s voice, however small that might be! I’ve been teaching composition for some 20 years now, and often say to my students: ‘Write the music that you want to hear, not the music that I want to hear, because that one, I can write it myself!’

14 Feb 19
Book Addict live

✮ ✮ ✮ COMING SOON! ✮ ✮ ✮ The Dragon of New Orleans, an all-new standalone Paranormal Romance by Genevieve Jack is releasing March 5th!   Pre-order your copy Today! Amazon – http://smarturl.it/DragonKindle AppleBooks – http://smarturl.it/DragonApple Kobo – http://smarturl.it/DragonKobo Google Play – http://smarturl.it/DragonGooglePlay Nook – http://smarturl.it/DragonNook New Orleans: city of intrigue, supernatural secrets, voodoo, and […]

14 Feb 19
Maine DOE Newsroom

Submitted by Ainslee Riley, Principal of Thomaston Grammar School Thomaston Grammar School, located in the Mid-Coast town of Thomaston, is a great place to be. Our K-5 school has approximately one hundred and eighty-five students, with two classes at each grade level.  In addition to having a daily focus on mathematics, literacy, science, social studies, […]

14 Feb 19
Hilltown Families

February 16-22, 2019


Share the love! Take 20% off in Oak Meadow’s bookstore Feb 14 to 28. Oak Meadow’s flexible K-12 homeschooling curriculum provides a comprehensive educational experience, delivered with imagination and heart. The curriculum includes weekly lesson plans for a full year and can be customized to meet your student’s needs and interests. Purchase complete packages for K-8 or individual courses for high school or stock up on other supplies to support your homeschooling journey. Share the love and tell your friends about this sweet discount! To learn more, sign up on our website for a Virtual Info Session, or send questions to info@oakmeadow.com and a friendly educational counselor contact you.

Children only get one preschool experience. Experience The Common School in Amherst. The Common School, serving children ages 3-12 years, has two preschool classrooms for children ages 3-5 years. These classrooms provide strong student/teacher ratios, a diverse and inclusive community, opportunities for experiential learning, a stellar social and emotional curriculum, environmental awareness, play based learning, significant time spent outdoors and many resources, such as an extensive library, music and movement class. Call for a tour 413-256-8989 and visit the website at www.commonschool.org.

Let your imagination soar at the New England Air Museum in Windsor Locks, CT during February School Vacation Week! Explore three exhibit hangars filled w/over 60 historic aircraft & experience the wonders of flight through daily hands-on activities including Build & Fly Challenges, interactive Flight Science Demos and computerized Flight Simulators. Visitors can also take to the skies at the museum’s Virtual Flight Center using advanced, three screen yoke & pedal flight simulators (ages 10w+). Additional learning opportunities include a Model Airplane Workshop (Feb 18), LEGO Flying Machine Contest (Feb 19), Foam Flyer Challenge (Feb 20), Fun with Constellation Viewers (Feb 21) and Straw Glider Challenge (Feb 22). More info at www.neam.org.

During February School Vacation Week, children ages 4-12 will be joining Multi-Arts in Amherst & Northampton for an exciting artistic journey, tapping into creativity and broadens horizons. Multi-Arts is a non-profit arts program dedicated to educating, inspiring, and delighting youth in the performance and visual arts. During the week of Feb18-22, six professional artists will be working with participating children, sharing their talents, and inspiring them to immerse themselves in art, theater, music, dance, miming, and more. Join in for 1 or 2 days, or the entire week. Full day & two half day options available. Financial aid is available. For more info, visit www.multi-arts.org, email info@multi-arts.org or call 413-584-7951. Space is limited.

Visit Look Park, February 23, 11am-3pm for the Winter Carnival. Bring your Christmas tree to add to the Christmas Tree Burn. The 413Eats Food Truck and Girl Scouts will be here for all of your snacking needs! To warm up grab a hula hoop from Hoop Joy or send your kids to the bounce houses to jump around for a bit! Enjoy carnival games, cookies, and hot cider! Learn about sled dog racing from the Hilltown Sleddogs with an informational session about sleddog racing from 11am- 12pm and 1pm-2pm, and first come, first serve rides to kids from 12pm-1pm and 2pm-3pm. Sleddog rides will end at the time listed to allow dogs to rest. Vehicle entrance fee does apply. Wristbands for unlimited games $10. Individual tickets $.50 cents. $5 Vehicle Entrance Fee.

Rowe Center Summer Camps ♦ Rowe Center Youth Summer Camps have been touching the hearts and minds of young people since 1924. Nestled in the beautiful foothills of the Berkshires, Rowe Summer Camps offer activities that balance individual freedom & responsibility to the community in a fun, relaxed, creative, energetic environment. The camps are overnight, co-ed, and for ages 8-19: Jr. High Camp (13-15yo) is from Jun 23-Jul 13. Young People’s Camp 1 (ages 8-10yo) is from Jul 14-20; Young People’s Camp 2 (9-11yo) is from Jul 21-27; Young People’s Camp 3 (11-13yo) 1-week session is from Jul 14-20; Young People’s Camp 3 (11-13yo) 2-week session is from Jul 14-27. Sr. High Camp (16-19yo) is from Jul 28-Aug 17. Camp costs are on a sliding fee scale. Scholarships available. Dates: Jun 23-Aug 19; Age Range of Campers: 8-19yo; Contact: 413-339-4954 ♦ cara@rowecenter.orgrowecenter.org; Location: Rowe, MA.

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MARKET YOUR SUMMER CAMP: In an effort to connect families with summer camps & programs in the region, Hilltown Families is offering camps and programs a chance to partner with us in their online marketing with a special enhanced publicity offer. On Wednesday, March 6th, 2019, Hilltown Families will be featuring summer camps and programs in the region on Hilltown Families with a special directory: 2019 Summer Camps and Programs in Western MA. Find out more about this targeted marketing opportunity HERE.

Hilltown Families Preschool Directory: Are you looking for a preschool that fits your child’s personality and reflects your family’s values for next year? Check out our Preschool Directory, which features preschools and programs across Western MA., Find the perfect place for your young one! ♦ If you have a school or program you would like to add to our directory, contact us at info@hilltownfamilies.org for more information on how you can be added at any time.

ADVERTISE HERE: Want to reach thousands of families living across Western MA? See your community event, after-school program, summer camp, class, school, open house, audition, homeschool program, workshop, volunteer opportunity, wellness program, local business, fundraiser, or non-profit featured here in the Bulletin Board section of our list of Weekly Suggested Events and in our weekly eNewsletter! Find out about our affordable advertising options and how you can partner with Hilltown Families in your online marketing by contacting us at info@hilltownfamilies.org.

13 Feb 19
Jamestown RI Community Chorus

We’ll sing two pieces by Randall Thompson – “The Last Words of David” and “Alleluia.” Absolutely magnificent music. “The Last Words of David: was commissioned and premiered in 1949 by the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood to honor Dr. Serge Koussevitsky for 25 years of directorship. And from Wikpedia: “Alleluia is a piece for unaccompanied SATB […]

12 Feb 19
A Tempo!

February 12, 2019 A very busy two weeks for the Mead Witter School of Music! University of Wisconsin-Madison 455 North Park Street, Madison Wisconsin 53706 https://www.music.wisc.edu/ This weekend: World Premiere of John Harbison’s Viola Sonata with Sally Chisholm and pianist Timothy Lovelace Sunday, February 17, 7:30 PM, Mills Hall. $25. Buy tickets here. Learn about […]