Author Archives: Jennifer

Taming the Admissions Anxiety

An interesting article on “how to parent through the college process — navigating hopes and expectations (yours and theirs) and the minefield of status and achievement pressure,” from Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Usable Knowledge. Read it here: https://www.gse.harvard.edu/news/uk/17/11/taming-admissions-anxiety

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Mark Your Calendars

December 13 – Early Release Day December 14 – Philharmonia, Jazz and Symphony Band Combined Concert December 17 – Bomba Fundraiser for Puerto Rico December 20 – Symphonic Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Chorale Combined Concert December 22 – Early Release Day … Continue reading

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Amherst Historical Society’s 2nd Annual Ski and Winter Gear Sale

The Amherst Historical Society’s 2nd annual Ski and Winter Gear sale takes place on Friday evening, January 5th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, January 6th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Crocker Farm Elementary School. The school’s cafetorium will be transformed … Continue reading

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Women’s Rights Club Feminine Hygiene Products Drive

The ARHS Women’s Rights Club is running a TAMPON AND PAD drive all month! All donations will benefit the Amherst Survival Center so that hygiene products can be available to all that need it! Look for the signs and boxes … Continue reading

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Mark Your Calendars

November 17 – Deadline to register and pay for winter sports November 22-24 – No School – Thanksgiving Break November 27 – High School Winter Sports Start November 30 – December 2 – Theater Company Presents Henry IV December 13 … Continue reading

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Jones Library Film & Discussion Series: “13TH”

Join us on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Woodbury Room for the next event in this ongoing film and discussion series that may educate, touch your heart, and inspire you to action to help dismantle racism. This month’s … Continue reading

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Starlight’s Youth Theatre Spring Musical Registration

Starlight’s Youth Theatre invites you Sunday, November 19th, to join our Spring programming with a registration day at Maple Ridge Community Center. Get to know your director and cast members by learning some music and movement from the show. Lion King Jr Grades 1-6, 1pm-1:45pm Starlight Express Grades 7-12, 2pm-3pm … Continue reading

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