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AEF: A Toast to 25 Years May 30

Tickets are now available! We hope you can join us on Thursday, May 30, 2019, for a festive evening of fun! It’s the party of the season, and we don’t want you to miss it! AEF honors YOU, our generous supporters, as we celebrate 25 … Continue reading

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9th Annual Daffodil Run

The 9th Annual  Daffodil Run is a festive Springtime 5K run/walk or 10K run to support Big Brother/Big Sisters, taking place on Sunday, April 28, 2019. This event draws over 1,000 people to Kendrick Park in downtown Amherst. The Daffodil … Continue reading

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Amherst Sustainability Festival

SATURDAY, APRIL 27th 10 AM – 4 PM TOWN COMMON Join us for a day of family fun, education and entertainment. The Sustainability Festival is in its tenth year and is bigger and better than ever! There is literally something … Continue reading

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25th commemoration of the Rwandan Genocide Against the Tutsi

All are welcome to join for a local observance of the 25th commemoration of the Rwandan Genocide Against the Tutsi. **Please wear black, white, or grey attire, out of respect for Rwandan custom.** For 100 days in 1994, a previous … Continue reading

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Upcoming Star Wars events at Jones Library

In late April and early May the Jones Library has lots of fun Star Wars activities leading up to 4th annual May the 4th Be With You celebration of all things Star Wars. This year following their crafts and activities on May the 4th they’ll … Continue reading

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Amherst Community Clean Up Day

The Town of Amherst is hosting a Community Cleanup on Saturday, May 4th from 9AM-11AM. There will be three meeting locations throughout the Town, each will have an area captain stationed to organize and assist volunteers. Several Town Councilors will … Continue reading

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Host Families Needed

The Institute for Training and Development, Amherst, (ITD), will host the program “Study of the U.S. Institutes for Secondary Educators” this June, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The theme of this program … Continue reading

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