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Creative Book Making
Saturday, May 6th, 9AM-12Noon. “Creative Book Making”with Chris Eaton. Ages 6 & Up. Participants will learn how to construct a handmade book with unique covers. Each person will make three blank books, one with a classic marbleized cover and two with creative and whimsical themes. You can start your own spring journals or give them as gifts. Cost is $15 mem/$35 nonmem/$7 materials fee.
Saturday, May 20, 9AM-12Noon. “Pastel Masterpieces” with fine artist Lisa Regopoulos. Ages 18 & Up. Create your own masterpiece with an experienced artist to guide your work. Each person will create a small, finished painting, achieving a luminous effect with the use of pastel paired with the technique of alcohol underpainting. Cost is $15 mem/$35 non mem. All skill levels are invited. Participants must bring their own art supplies. A list of what is needed can be obtained by calling the Petersham Art Center or contacting Pam at firstname.lastname@example.org
For registration, please call the Petersham Art Center at 978-724-3415.
Healing Gardens at Quabbin Retreat
Quabbin Retreat will host a Healing Gardens Workshop starting at 9 a.m. on May 6 at the Retreat with Seeds of Solidarity instructors Deb and Rick Habib. Folks can learn how to build raised beds, andhelp to build a garden path for the campus. Lunch will be provided.
Hardwick Co-op Spring Seminars
Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.
Chickens 101 4/8
Seating is limited reserve your spot today!
Heywood Healthcare Job Fair
Heywood Healthcare will host a job fair from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 29 In the Heywood Hospital Community Education Room. Openings include RN’s, CNA’s, Security, Techs, Housekeeping and more! Registration begins at 3:30 p.m.
Interviewers will meet one-on-one with applicants! Pre-register via email by sending your resume to email@example.com with “Heywood Job Fair” in the subject prior to the job fair. Visit the career page on www.heywood.org for a list of open positions. Indicate those you are interested in when you pre-register. Heywood Healthcare is a Tobacco Free Zone. Heywood no longer hires applicants who use tobacco products.
Sign ups for the 2017 River Rat Race opened at 8 a.m. Wednesday, March 1 at the Athol Daily News, 225 Exchange Street, Athol MA 01331. The race is open to all. Canoes can not be longer than 18 feet. The entry fee is $42 per canoe. Entries will be taken weekdays from 8am to 5pm at the Athol Daily News office. Entries close on Thursday, April 6, with registration open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. that day. The race is April 8 at 1 p.m.
Open Burning Permits On-line Now
Open burning is OK between January 15 and May 1, depending on weather. For additional information and to apply for a permit online click this link .
Free Property Valuation Booklet
The Valuation and Taxes of the Town of Petersham for the Year 2016 booklet is available at the Petersham Town Offices at the Board of Assessors Office, the Selectboard Office and the Petersham Memorial Library during regular business hours. Interested Petersham taxpayers are invited to pick up a free copy.
Monday 8 am – 7 pm
Tuesday 8 am – 4 pm Wednesday, Thursday
8 am – 4 pm
Friday 8 am – 12 noon
Selectboard Meetings -
Sen. Anne Gobi
Rep. Susannah Whipps-Lee
Official Town Website -
Committee meeting notices are posted at www.mytowngovernment.org
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