Daily Hampshire Gazette - Established 1786
Some clouds
65°
Some clouds
Hi 83° | Lo 68°

Summit Calendar

  • “If You Need Me I Will Be Over Here” is on view through Oct. 31 in the Easthampton City Arts Plus gallery. See listing for more details.<br/>COURTESY OF ECA+
  • COURTESY OF ECA+
  • Ringo Deathstarr performs Oct. 18 at Flywheel in Easthampton. See listing for more details.<br/>COURTESY OF RINGO DEATHSTARR<br/>

ENTERTAINMENT

• Michael Orlen, Bruce King, Short Change, Rick Hooker, Saturday, 6 to 8 p.m., The Manhan Cafe, 88 Cottage St.

• XXX All-Ages XXX The Boston Hardcore music scene film, Sunday, 3:30 p.m., $10, Flywheel, 43 Main St., www.flywheelarts.org, discussion with film makers Duane Lucia and Drew Stone following the screening.

• Metacomet Open Mic Night, Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Luthier’s Co-op, 108 Cottage St. Sign-ups between 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. $5 suggested donation. For more information call 527-3700 or go to www.pioneerarts.org.

• Karaoke Nights, Thursdays, 9 p.m., Glory Days, 65 Glendale St. and Saturdays, 9 p.m., Amy’s Place, Cottage Street.

• Open Mic, Thursdays, 7 p.m., D.J. Joe, Fridays, and live music, Saturdays, Whiskerz Pub, 75 Cottage St. For more information visit www.whiskerzpub.com.

• Neil Simon’s “Rumors: A Farce,” Oct. 18, 19, 20, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 25 and 27, 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 26, 8 p.m., Williston Theatre, 19 Payson Ave. $10 for adults; $7 for students and seniors. For more information visit www.williston.com/theaterproductions.

• Ringo Deathstarr, Speedy Ortiz, Potty Mouth, Ovlov, Starvation Dance, Oct. 18, Flywheel, 43 Main St., www.flywheelarts.org.

• Orca Team, Eureka California, Hex Lovers, Rabbit Rabbit, Oct. 19, 8 p.m., $7, Flywheel, 43 Main St., www.flywheelarts.org.

• GuerillaToss: New record release, Oct. 20, Flywheel, 43 Main St., www.flywheelarts.org.

• Bunny Grunt, Ribboncandy, The Bad Spellers, Googolplexia, Oct. 21, 8 p.m., $6, Flywheel, 43 Main St., www.flywheelarts.org.

• Anodes, Two Tree, Limbs Bin, Blessed State, Oct. 22, 8 p.m., $6, Flywheel, 43 Main St., www.flywheelarts.org.

HAPPENINGS

• Networking By Night, Today, 5 to 7 p.m., Cooley Dickinson Hospital Rehab Clinic, 10 College Highway, Southampton, Big Y Plaza. Organized by the Greater Easthampton Chamber of Commerce. Chamber members, $5, non-members, $15. For more information call 527-9414.

• Open House, Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon, Cooley Dickinson Hospital Rehab Clinic and Lab Facility, 10 College Highway, Southampton, Big Y Plaza. Tours and demonstrations throught the morning.

• Easthampton ArtWalk, Saturday, 5 to 8 p.m., many indoor/outdoor locations throughout Easthampton. Musical performances and art exhibits. Venues include White Square Fine Books and Art, Easthampton City Arts, Elusie Gallery, Nashawannuck Gallery, Selections Gallery, studios at Eastworks and Paragon Arts and many more. For specific venues information and special events go to www.artwalkeasthampton.com.

• 10th annual All-4-Kids Consignment Sale, Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 228 Northampton St., former Fedor Auto Dealership. Kids clothes, toys, sports equipment, books and more.

• Open House, Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m., Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. Celebration of the center’s 40th anniversary. Meet the Board of Directors and class instructors and learn about programs. Handicapped-accessible. For more information call 527-5240.

• Digging for a Cure Fundraiser, Oct. 16, 5 p.m., Easthampton High School, Williston Ave. EHS girls volleyball games will raise funds for the American Cancer Society. Game tickets, $5 for adults, $3 for students. 50/50 raffle, Pink Ribbon Wall of Hope, concession stand and T-shirts.

• Oasis Kitchen Dinner, Oct. 19, 5 p.m., Easthampton Congregational Church, 112 Main St. Homemade macaroni-and-cheese dinner. Free and open to all. For more information call 527-4790.

• Run For Kids, Oct. 20, registration, 8 to 9:30 a.m.; walk, 9:45 a.m.; 5K run, 10 a.m.; Kids Fun Run, 11 a.m., Northeast Center for Youth and Families, 203 East St. Post-race lunch for all registered participants. Entry fee, $25. Strollers and leashed pets permitted on walk only. To preregister visit www.ncyf.org/run. For more information call 529-7279.

• Luncheon for bereaved parents, Oct. 20, noon, Red Rock Restaurant, College Highway, Southampton. Open to any bereaved parent. Private room, order off the menu, receive separate checks. To reserve a spot or for more information call Evelyn at 527-7353 or Vicki at 527-5473 by Oct. 17.

• Bottle and Can Drive, Oct. 20, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Cernak Buick, Northampton Street. To benefit the Easthampton Dollars for Scholars.

• Holiday Lighting Fundraiser, Oct. 22, 6 to 9 p.m., Opa Opa Steakhouse and Brewery, 169 College Highway, Southampton. Celebrity bartending to help raise funds for the holiday lights that decorate Easthampton. Organized by the Greater Easthampton Chamber of Commerce. For more information call 527-9414.

• American and Latin Cuisine Dinner, Oct. 27, 6:30 p.m., Our Lady of the Valley Parish, 33 Adams St. Adults, $20/children under 12, $8. Tickets must be purchased in advance, they will not be available at the door. Live music by MarKamusic. Tickets can be purchased at the Parish Hall or by calling 527-9778, Peg at 527-6539 or Christine at 527-8072.

CHILDREN

• Youth Swim Lessons, beginning Saturday, Williston Northampton School Pool, Park Street. Sposored by Easthampton Parks and Recreation. For ages 5 and up; $85 for a six-week class. For more information or to register call 529-1440.

• Spooky Origami, Oct. 16, 4 p.m., Edwards Library, 30 East St., Southampton. For ages 8 to 11. For more information call 527-9480 or visit www.southamptonlibrary.org.

• Passport to Chemistry Adventure, Oct. 17, 6 to 7 p.m., Emily Williston Memorial Library, 9 Park St. Learn about how sheets of polymer can shrink when heated. Appropriate for grades K-6. Space is limited. Sign up by calling 529-1605. For more information visit www.ewmlibrary.org.

• Lego Club, first Tuesday of every month, 4 p.m., Edwards Library, 30 East St., Southampton. Build the “challenge of the month” and have it displayed at the library. For more information call 527-9480 or visit www.southamptonlibrary.org.

• Easthampton Family Center’s Play Group Drop-in, Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to noon, 43 Main St., Old Town Hall. The group follows the public schools holiday and break schedule. For more information email mlguysoho@verizon.net or call Lynne Guyette at 527-5496.

• Easthampton Community Center’s Family Center for children, parents, grandparents and childcare providers, Monday through Wednesday, 10 to 11:30 a.m., 12 Clark St. Fully carpeted room. Use the entrance directly off the parking lot and proceed downstairs. Walk-ins welcome. For more information call 527-5240.

• Morning Storytime, every Wednesday, 10 a.m., Westhampton Public Library, North Road. Stories, snacks, crafts and more. For more information call 527-5386.

• Story Hour, today and Oct. 18 and 25, 10:30 a.m., Emily Williston Memorial Library, 9 Park St. Storyteller Lynne Guyette, appropriate for children up to age 7. For more information call 529-1605 or visit www.ewmlibrary.org.

• Story Hour at the library, every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m., Edwards Library, 30 East St., Southampton. For more information call 527-9480 or visit www.southamptonlibrary.org.

CLASSES/
WORKSHOPS

• Fall Foliage Canoe Trip, Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m., Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, Coombs Road. $15 for members, $20 for nonmembers. Suitable for adults and families with children 8 and up. Preregistration is required. To register or for more information call 584-3009, ext. 812 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

• Peter Sokolowski, “From Table to Tablet: The Evolution of the English Dictionary,” Oct. 17, 7 p.m., Westhampton Public Library, North Road. Free and open to the public. For more information call 527-5386.

• Native Americans in the Mid-Connecticut River Valley, Oct. 17, 7 to 9 p.m., Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, Coombs Road. $5 for members, $7 for nonmembers. Preregistration is required. To register or for more information call 584-3009, ext. 812 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

• Black Bears in Massachusetts, Oct. 21, 2 to 4 p.m., Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, Coombs Road. Free and open to all. Preregistration is not required, but suggested. To register or for more information call 584-3009, ext. 812 or email arcadia@massaudubon.org.

• Learn to Download, Oct. 25, 6:30 p.m., Edwards Library, 30 East St., Southampton. Hands-on workshop about downloading audiobooks and ebooks onto digital media. Sign up at the library. For more information call 527-9480 or visit www.southamptonlibrary.org.

• Line dancing with Myrna West, Mondays, 1 to 2:30 p.m., intermediate; Wednesdays, 1 to 2:30 p.m., beginners; Fridays, 10 to 11:30 a.m., advanced, Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. $3 per class. For information and to register, call 527-5240.

• Kripalu yoga, every Wednesday, morning and evening classes, Crystal Falls Wellness Center, College Highway, Southampton. To sign up call 527-2230.

• Zumba, every Monday and Friday, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., The Blue Guitar Dance Studio, 186C Northampton St. $5 per class, walk-ins welcome. For information call 548-4041.

• The Reunion Center, free classes, 2 Pine St. Free GED, MCAS, ESL, College and career preparation classes and tutoring. Every Monday and Wednesday, 6:30 to 9 p.m. and every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9:30 to 11 a.m. For more information call 527-2389.

• Zumba fitness, every Monday and Thursday, 4 to 5 p.m., Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St., $6 per class, walk-ins welcome. For information call 527-5240.

• Tae Kwon Do karate, Mondays and Thursdays, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St.; $30 for six-week session. For information and to register, call 527-5240.

• TOPS: Take Off the Pounds Sensibly, Wednesdays, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. For information and to register, call 562-5018.

• Prospective foster parents are invited to classes run by the home-finding unit of the Northeast Center for Youth and Families, 529-7777.

ONGOING EVENTS

• Scrabble and board games, every Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to noon; Cribbage Club, every Monday, 9 a.m. to noon; Pitch Club, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. to noon, Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. Complimentary coffee.

• Easthampton Arts Appreciation Guild, every Thursday, 10 a.m. to noon, Cliffview Manor, community room, Allen Street. Paint and draw in the company of other artists. All media welcome except oils. For more information call 527-3041.

• Envision Easthampton, Bible Study, every Thursday, 7 p.m., Sermon Series, every Sunday, 3 p.m., Paragon Arts and Industry, 150 Pleasant St., ground floor, middle entrance. For more information call 250-1244, email envisioneasthampton@gmail.com or visit www.envisioneasthampton.org.

• The Pioneer Valley Women’s Running Club of Western Massachusetts/Northern Connecticut hosts weekly fun runs for women of all ages and abilities, every Saturday, 8 a.m., Whiting Reservoir on Mount Tom in Holyoke, rain or shine. For information, call (413) 454-4519, (413) 537-7235 or www.pvwrc.org.

• Saturday Sketch, third Saturday of every month, next meeting Oct. 20, 7 to 9 p.m., Art Party Studio, Eastworks. 116 Pleasant St., suite 249. Traditional figure drawing for artists of all skill levels. $10, for adults 18 and over. Non-alcoholic refreshments available for purchase, and participants may bring their own. For more information call 527-1777, email artpartystudio@gmail.com or visit www.joinartparty.com.

• Business Builders Business Networking International meeting, every Tuesday, 7 to 8:30 a.m., Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St. Free light continental breakfast and coffee. Visitors welcome. For information go to www.bniwmass.com.

• Writing group, every Tuesday, 2:30 p.m., Edwards Library, 30 East St., Southampton. Peer-run, all forms of writing and all levels of experience. For more information or to sign up call Joan at 885-9550.

• Crystal Bowl Meditation, last Tuesday of every month, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Demary Gardens, 285 College Highway, Southampton (next door to Sheldon’s Ice Cream). Donations accepted. Register by calling Shirley at 527-9030.

• Evening Book Club, last Tuesday of every month, 6:30 p.m., Edwards Library, 30 East St., Southampton. Next meeting will be Oct. 30. For book information call 527-9480 or visit the library.

• Coffee and Chat, every Wednesday, 10 a.m., Westhampton Public Library, North Road. For more information call 527-5386.

• Ladies Group, Wednesdays, 9 a.m., Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. For those interested in knitting, crocheting and sewing. All items are donated to local hospitals, nursing homes, schools, shut-ins and people in need. Materials are supplied. Donations of yarn, material and thread are welcome.

• The Easthampton Book Group, the fourth Monday of every month, 6:30 p.m., Emily Williston Memorial Library, 9 Park St. The next discussion on Oct. 22 will be about “Tortilla Flat” by John Steinbeck. For more information call 527-1031.

• Westhampton Monthly Book Group, every fourth Tuesday, 7 p.m., Westhampton Public Library, North Road. Book titles listed at the library. For more information call 527-5386.

• Wednesday Afternoon Book Club, every second Wednesday of the month, 1 to 3 p.m., Emily Williston Memorial Library, 9 Park St. The next discussion, Nov. 14, will be about “The Confessions of Nat Turner” by William Styron. For more information about the group call Johanna Douglass at 527-1031.

• Substance Abuse “Set Free” program, Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Calvary Baptist Church, 413 Main St. For more information call, Randy Purinton, ministry leader, 527-6252.

• Alcoholics Anonymous: Women’s Discussion Group, Mondays, 7 p.m., Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. Men’s discussion group, Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. Regular meeting, every Thursday, 7 p.m., Westhampton Congregational Church, 1 Tob Road. Broad Highway book/discussion group, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 7 to 8 p.m., Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St.; Monday Night Group, Mondays, 8 to 9 p.m., St. Philips, Main St.; Faith that Works meeting, every Friday, 7 p.m., Westhampton Congregational Church, 1 Tob Road.

• Executive Board of the Corporators of the Public Library Association of Easthampton, every second Thursday of the month, 7 p.m., Emily Williston Memorial Library, 9 Park St.

• Friends of the Edwards Public Library, meet every third Thursday, 6:30 p.m., library community room, 30 East St. Anyone interested in supporting the library is welcome to attend. Next meeting Oct. 18. For more information call 527-9480.

• Dalton Lavallee American Legion Post 224 meeting, every first and third Thursday, 7 p.m., 190 Pleasant St. New members welcome. Next meeting Oct. 18. Women’s auxiliary meeting, second Thursday of the month, 7 p.m., 190 Pleasant St.

• Special Education PAC meeting, every second Thursday, 7 to 9 p.m., White Brook Middle School, Park St. in the guidance offices. Next meeting today.

• Patrick F. McCarthy Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3422 meeting, every third Tuesday, 6 p.m., American Legion Post 224, Pleasant Street. New members welcome.

• Emily’s Friends, meet every second Tuesday of the month, 8 p.m., Emily Williston Memorial Library, 9 Park St. Emily’s Friends is newly reorganized and soliciting new members. All welcome. For more information call 527-1031.

• Pascommuck Conservation Trust, first Tuesday of every month, 7 p.m., Sunrise Manor, off of Clark Street. Open to the public. New members welcome. Next meeting Nov. 6.

• Republican City Committee, first Wednesday of every month, 6:30 p.m., Public Safety Complex, Payson Avenue. Open to the public. New members welcome. Next meeting Nov. 7. For more information call 527-2338.

TRIPS

• The Easthampton Community Center is booking trips. For more information call 527-5240. Planned trips include: Foxwoods Casino, Oct. 18, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., $28; Rail and Sail in the Catskill Mountains, Sept. 30, $125; Silver Bells and Diamonds Holiday Show at Foxwoods, Nov. 28, $53 per person.

• The Easthampton Friends Travel Club is booking trips; for more information about trips call 527-6151. Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons at Foxwoods, Oct. 24, $56; Luncheon at Putney Inn, Kringle Candle Company in Bernardston, Nov. 14, $76; Victorian Christmas in Williamstown, Dec. 5, $77.

EXHIBITS

• “A Focused View,” work by Jackie Tuthill through Oct. 31,. Opening reception Sunday, 4 to 5 p.m., Lathrop Community Art Gallery, 100 Bassett Brook Drive. Open daily, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• “If You Need Me I Will Be Over Here” artist Angela Zammarelli, through Oct. 31, ECA+ Gallery, 43 Main St. Artist’s reception on Saturday, 5 to 8 p.m. during ArtWalk. For more information call 527-8278 or go to www.easthamptoncityarts.com.

• “Which Hat OverWhich Fence?” artist Kay Curtis, through Nov. 7, Elusie Gallery, 43 Main St. Artist’s reception on Saturday, 5 to 8 p.m. during ArtWalk. For more information visit www.EastmontGallery.net or call 529-9265.

• “Shape Meditations and Chakra Prints” by Amanda Barrows, Saturday through Nov. 7, Nash Gallery, 40 Cottage St. Artist’s reception on Saturday, 5 to 8 p.m. during ArtWalk. For more information call 529-9393 or go to www.nashawannuckgallery.com.

• “Unexpected Moments,” photography by Roger Lobdell, through Oct. 30, Robert Floyd Photo Gallery, 2 East St., Southampton. Opening reception, Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m. Gallery talks, Sunday and Oct. 28, 3 p.m. For more information and hours call 529-2653 or email robert@robertfloydphoto.com.

• “Country Paintings,” artwork by Jean Gaitenby of Huntington, through Oct. 31, Westhampton Public Library, North Road. For more information call 527-5386.

• “Looks Like an Art Show,” a show by Luke Cavagnac, through November, The Invisible Fountain Gallery, 116 Pleasant St., Suite 206. Gallery is open Monday through Friday. For more information call 527-9300 or go to www.invisiblefountain.com.

• “Scanography From Nature” artist Marty Klein, through Dec. 12, at the new City Hall Gallery, 50 Payson Ave., curated by ECA+. For more information call 527-8278 or go to www.easthamptoncityarts.com.

• The Easthampton Historical Society House, open to visitors every Monday, 1 to 3:30 p.m., 7 Holyoke St., Worm Room Exhibit: “The Pascommuck Club and Knifer Family Estate,” 1955 flood photos by photographer Edwin Place are also on exhibit; reproductions of photos for sale. For more information call 527-3108.

ECAT CHANNEL 5

Easthampton Community Access Television

200 Park St., 203-1360

• Future Talk: Mobile Apps and Mental Health, Thurs., Fri. at 11:30 a.m.

• Oven Luv’n with Chef Melissa, Sat., Sun., at 4 p.m.

• Mysterious Midwest: Hell’s Gate, parts 1 and 2, Sat., Sun., at 8:30 p.m.

• Hockomock Film Festival, Mon., Tues., Wed., at 9 p.m.

Meetings on Channel 20:

• License, Thurs., Fri. at 7 p.m.

• City Council Rules Committee, Thurs., Fri. at 8:30 p.m.

• City Council Ordinance Committee, Mon., Tues., Wed. at 8 p.m.

A full guide of programs can be seen at www.ecatchannel5.org.

COMMUNITY
SUPPORT

• Northampton/Springfield chapter of the Compassionate Friends, a self-support organization for families grieving the death of a child, meets the first Wednesday of every month, 7 to 9 p.m., Baystate Medical Center, 3300 Main St., Springfield. For information, call Beth Jacob, 323-8593.

• Parson’s Closet Thrift Store, Easthampton Congregational Church, 112 Main St. Hours are Thursdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Community Care Kitchen dinners, every first, second and fourth Tuesday of each month, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. Free and open to everyone.

• Food distribution program, Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to noon and 4 to 7 p.m. Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St. To apply, bring a recent utility bill and copies of all sources of income for everyone living in the same household. For information, call 527-5240. Also, nonperishable food items are needed and can be dropped off during regular office hours, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

• Clothing Closet at the Easthampton Community Center, 12 Clark St., Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. to noon, for local residents of Easthampton, Southampton and Westhampton.

• Food Cupboard, Easthampton Congregational Church, 112 Main St., every second and fourth Wednesday, 10 a.m. to noon. Anyone needing food is welcome.

• Southampton Community Cupboard, First Congregational Church of Southampton, 212 College Highway, every second and fourth Saturday, 9 to 11 a.m. Anyone needing food is welcome. Donations of nonperishable foods or personal care items are needed. For more information call 527-1173.

Information compiled by Keri-Ann Aubin, Summit writer and Easthampton office manager: summitnews@gazettenet.com

There are no comments yet. Be the first!
Post a Comment

You must be registered to comment on stories. Click here to register.