May 25, 2017
43 Amity Street
June 24, 2017
43 Amity Street
May 13, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Bangs Community Center, Large Activity Room
RECEIVED: 5/10/17 at 2:07 pm. MEETING TIME: 10:00 am. LOCATION: Bangs Center, Large Activity Room. LIST OF TOPICS: 1. Call to order, approve agenda 2. Public comment (30 minutes, or 2 hours if Thursday May 11 Feedback Session not held) 3. Member discussion of public feedback 4. Work on charter articles with Collins Center (may include Executive, School Committee and Other Elected Offices, Elections, Planning) 5. School Committee joins for discussion at 1pm 6. Planning/updates (10 minutes) 7. Approve minutes from previous meetings (5 minutes) 8. Topics not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours prior to the meeting 9. Adjourn.
May 13, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Bangs Community Center, Large Activity Room
RECEIVED: 5/9/17 at 10:59 am. REVISED LOCATION: 5/10/17 at 2:51 pm. MEETING TIME: 1:00 pm. LOCATION: Bangs Center, Large Activity Room. LIST OF TOPICS: Meet with Charter Commission to share feedback on discussion of School Committee structure; Adjourn.
May 13, 2017, 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
The Amherst Survival Center participates in the national POST OFFICE FOOD DRIVE. Your donations of canned food help us prepare for a busy summer ahead. Place your donations in a bag by your mailbox before 9AM and your mail carrier picks it up. It gets to local food pantries, including the Center's, for our neighbors' use.
VOLUNTEER TO SORT FOOD: sign up here http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0f4ea4aa2fa2fb6-post
May 13, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ West Cemetery
At 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, the Amherst Historical Commission will hold a ceremony in West Cemetery dedicating a new stone memorial to serve as an historic interpretive sign honoring Christopher Thompson, a black soldier who enlisted for Amherst and served in the 5th Massachusetts Colored Cavalry during the Civil War. Several of Thompson’s relatives are expected to attend the ceremony. All interested citizens are invited to attend.