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2018-02-16 through 2018-04-01
Ice Skate @ Cyr Arena - Springfield
What:The arena is located in Forest Park and is accessible via the 200 Trafton Road entrance.

The recently renovated facility has a brand new warming room, concession stand and six changing rooms. The facility boasts four team locker rooms, a girls locker room and a referee room.

Public Skating is offered Friday, October 6, 2017 To Sunday, April 1, 2018.​​

Cost: Youth $3.00 Adults $5.00 Skate Rental $4.25 per pair
When:2018-02-16 through 2018-04-01
Fridays from 7:00 PM - 8:50 PM
Where:Cyr Arena at Forest Park
200 Tafton Road
Sprinfield, MA
2018-03-07 through 2018-06-06
Grief Share
What:If you have lost someone close to you, or know someone who might benefit from this seminar, please let them know and join us for our weekly support group on Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. in Room 103.
You can join anytime during the 13 weeks.
There is a one-time registration fee of $15 for materials {scholarships are available}.
For more info - please call.
When:2018-03-07 through 2018-06-06
7:00 p.m.
Where:Bethany Assembly of God
580 Main St.
Agawam, MA
2018-03-23 through 2018-03-24
2018 Fearless Bride Conference - Empowered Connections Old Saybrook CT
What:There is no longer Jew or Gentile, slave or free, male and female. For you are all one in Christ Jesus. Gal 3:28
Embrace true unity. Embrace true honor.Embrace an unselfishness that manifests itself in sacrificial love for others, esteeming others as more important than yourself. Embrace your uniqueness while celebrating how you can complement another. Embrace servant leadership.
Kainos Life Ministries in collaboration with Life Givers International & host church Valley Shore Assembly of God in Old Saybrook CT is presenting this event.
The paradigm of the Body of Christ in New England is shifting and stirring with much activity these days. FEARLESS BRIDE is a training & equipping ministry, focusing on revival and specifically on how men and women can be more effective in partnering together for God's Kingdom work. Those who attend will have opportunities to worship and receive anointed teaching and ministry.

Doors open at 6pm on Friday, March 23rd and at 8:30am on Saturday, March 24th.
Cost: $35/single, $50/married couple.

There are several hotels & restaurants available within a short distance. Meals will not be provided, but there will be tables set up to bring a lunch for Saturday.

Brenda Jones
Kevin & Natalie Messerschmidt
Stephen & Dalene Russell

For more information, please contact:
Susan Miller at 860-912-6254 or
Kainos Life Ministries at 860-365-8504
When:2018-03-23 through 2018-03-24
Fri 6:30pm; Sat 9-5pm
Where:Valley Shore Assembly of God
36 Great Hammock Rd.
Old Saybrook, CT
2018-03-23 through 2018-03-25
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Longmeadow
What:A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Thursday, March 22 at 7:30 pm, Friday, March 23 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, March 24 at 7:30 pm, Sunday, March 25 at 2:00 pm. Mischief, madness and true love lurk in the enchanted forest of Athens in this unforgettable, fast paced adventure for the entire family! Shakespeare’s most accessible, 100 minute comedy is poised to captivate audiences of all ages with its intertwined stories of four impulsive, lovestruck teenagers, a hysterically incompetent troupe of actors, and the supernatural dreamland of the fairies. Featuring a faithful recreation of the Globe Theater, with staging, costumes and music inspired by the original 1595 production, witness history and humor come alive like never before. RUNTIME:2 Hours (including one intermission)
Open to the public. Crafts for kids!

TICKETS: Adults: $13.00 | Seniors: $10:00 | Children (up to 18): $5.00 | Family Bundle (2 Adults and 2 Children): $30.00 (code “FamilyBundle”) | College Students: FREE Buy tickets online at or visit.
When:2018-03-23 through 2018-03-25
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Where:Mills Theater Bay Path University
588 Longmeadow Street Elliott 202
Longmeadow, MA
Phone:(413) 565 – 1307.
WCM Bunny Breakfast Fundraiser - Wilbraham
What:Save the date for our 2nd Annual Bunny Breakfast Fundraiser!

Please join us and our special musical guest, Jon O'Neill, as we enjoy a pancake breakfast together to raise funds for the museum while the kids move and groove!

-Tickets will be limited
-We are still accepting sponsorships from local businesses
-We will be doing volunteer signups and would love your support!
-Ticket Info will be announced soon
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where:Wilbraham United Church
500 Main St,
Wilbraham, MA
FREE Movie Night - Sturbridge
What:Join us in the Fellowship hall for: Sight and Sound Theaters - NOAH

Invite your friends! Light Refreshments will be available.

6:30 - 8:30
Where:Federated Church of Sturbridge and Fiskdale
8 Maple Street
Sturbridge, MA
Animal Adventures-An Educational Experience-Southwick
What:Join us on Palm Sunday for a family event as Pastor Ed Laquidera teaches us about God's creation through a variety of extraordinary
Where: Living Hope Church
267 College Highway
Southwick, MA
Bowie School's Spaghetti Supper
What:Bowie School in Chicopee, presents its Spectacular Spaghetti Supper, Starring our Amazing Salad Bar on Wed. March 28th at the Fairview Knights of Columbus from 4:30-6:30. Desserts and beverages are included. Adults $7.00, Children 4-12 $4.00, Children under 4 are free. Tickets are needed for both salad and spaghetti.
4:30 - 6:30 pm
Where:Knights of Columbus
1599 Memorial Drive
Chicopee, MA
March Parent Cafe: Family Nutrition - Wilbraham
What:This workshop is dedicated solely to family nutrition. We will discuss tips for getting your children to eat a healthy variety of foods, provide simple ideas for quick and easy menu planning, and include awesome ideas of how to produce your own family kitchen garden! Dinner and childcare provided.

FREE - Preregistration required by calling (413) 583-3527 or email
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where:Kids Village Media Room
35 Post Office Park
Wilbraham, MA
Phone:(413) 583-3527
St. Michael's Cathedral - Springfield
What:The ancient observance of Tenebrae (darkness) will be celebrated at St. Michael’s Cathedral on Friday, March 30th at 7:30 p.m. This solemn event is characterized by the dramatic extinguishing of light while commemorating the passion and death of Christ.
Musical highlights will include the Miserere of Allegri (Have Mercy, O God) made famous at the Sistine Chapel, The Crown of Roses by Tchaikovsky, A Hymn To God The Father by Pfeifer based on a poem by John Donne, and other spirituals, chants, and anthems. The Cathedral Choir of Boys & Adults will be accompanied by a complete string ensemble.
The event is free and open to the public. For more information please contact (413) 452-0839
7:30 p.m.
Where:St. Michael's Cathedral
254 State Street
Springfield, MA
Phone:(413) 781-3656
All Heaven Broke Loose - Woodville
What:The Gospel according to Judas, Joanna, Pilate, and many others: Still Small Theatre presents a staged reading of All Heaven Broke Loose, a new full-length drama about Jesus’ death and Resurrection. Come hear from a multitude of voices as the threads of history, Scripture, and their own lives are woven together in ways they never expected. Optional discussion to follow.
Admission is “Pay-What-You-Can”, suggested donation range $10-12 ($4-7 seniors/students). A portion of proceeds will benefit Amirah Boston, serving trafficked women in the Boston area.
Where:The Sanctuary at Woodville
249 Wood St
Woodville, MA
Eggscellent Easter Egg Hunt in Chicopee
What:Come out to Chick-fil-A Chicopee on Saturday, March 31st for an Easter egg hunt! The hunt will start at 10am.

THIS IS FOR KIDS 10 AND UNDER. Our little hunters (ages 3 and under) will be searching for eggs within the restaurant, while our seasoned egg-hunt professionals (ages 4-10) will look out on the patio.

A select number of the eggs will hold some EXTRA SPECIAL prizes! :)

Don't forget to bring your Easter baskets!
10am - 11am
501 Memorial Dr
Chicopee, MA
2018-04-05 through 2018-04-07
Campus Experience - Northpoint Bible College - Haverhill
What:We would like to invite you to join us this April for our Spring Northpoint Experience. Whether you are a prospective student, or just interested in encountering God, we’re opening up our doors for you to get a glimpse of our classrooms, chapel services & campus life here at Northpoint. You’ll be able to experience real Northpoint classes, chapels, dorms, meals, and extracurricular activities including Intercultural Experience & Open Mic!

Northpoint Experience is open to high school sophomores & above. If you are under 18, we require a signed Parent Release Form that can be downloaded here. The Early Registration cost is $20 (online payment accepted only), before March 29th. After the 29th, the regular price is $25 (online & at-the-door payments accepted). Youth Pastors & Leaders participate for free. Free tickets are also offered for those who only wish to participate in the evening chapel services.
We invite you to come, expect, and experience. We’re excited to see what God is going to do and hope to see you there!
When:2018-04-05 through 2018-04-07
Where:Northpoint Bible College
320 South Main Street
Haverhill, MA
Phone:(978) 478-3400
St. Mary's Spring Auction - Westfield
What:Westfield Bank invites you to the area’s “can’t miss” annual event; St Mary’s Spring Auction & Raffle April 7th, 2018.
Spend the night with local celebrities, friends, family, faculty and all your favorite local business in support of St Mary’s parish School in this all ages event.
• Munch on amazing cuisine, dazzling desserts and so much more.
• BID on exciting one of a kind silent auction items and experiences.
• ENTER raffles to win gift baskets, gift certificates, merchandise and more.
• PLAY games to win exciting prizes and gifts.
Save the date: April 7, 2018 The money raised at this year’s auction will benefit the education
of our students. This year we’re hoping to purchase new technology including SMART Boards and SMART TVs for the classrooms.
Our event theme this year is Dr. Seuss’s “Oh the Places You’ll Go” and we’re expecting over 400 supporters! We are currently accepting donations and hope you can be a part of this wonderful
community event. If you’re interested in making a donation, please see link provided. We’re also accepting donations of products, gift cards
or services from your business to use as auction and raffle items; all donations are greatly appreciated and are tax deductible.
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Where:St. Mary's Parish School High School Gym
27 Bartlett Street
Westfield, MA
St. Mary's Parish School Auction - Westfield
What:WHO wants a free ticket to WIN a GRONK Autographed and framed jersey valued at $1,695.?

This plus tons more really NICE auction items! Concert tickets, getaways, sports memorabilia.

Food and just a great night all around!

All to benefit Saint Mary's Parish School in Westfield!

Join us for what will be the event of Spring! St Mary's Parish School of Westfield Annual Auction & Raffle. Saturday April 7, 2018 in the high school gymnasium.

If your family or business would like to donate a product, service or make a monetary donation please contact Dawn Erickson at Prime Sponsorship's and auction items are being accepted now.

5:00pm - 9:00pm
Where:Saint Mary's Parish School
27 Bartlett Street
Westfield, MA
Soups and Saints in South Hadley
What:On Mercy Sunday, April 8, the Spiritual Life Team of Saint Theresa’s Parish in South Hadley will present its annual Soup and Saints. The Free luncheon, featuring a smorgasbord of homemade soups and desserts, is scheduled for 11:45 am – 1:00 pm in Cyril Hall followed by a presentation in the church at 1:00 – 2:00 pm by spiritual director Virginia Collins-English. Ms. English’s talk for Soup and Saints will focus on prayer as a vehicle for deepening a more personal relationship with God.

Virginia Collins-English is an alumna of Elms College with an MA in Applied Theology, Ms.English has also received the C.A.G.S. in Marriage and Family Therapy and the M.Ed. in Counseling Psychology. Her presentations are for all who desire to develop, renew, deepen and widen their prayer relationships with God.

Virginia is the Author of “Prayering: Openings for Contemplation and Personal Prayer”

This event is free and open to the public. St. Theresa’s Church is located at 9 East Parkview Drive is handicapped accessible and has ample parking.
11:45 AM - 2:00 PM
Where:Saint Theresa’s Parish
9 East Parkview Drive
South Hadley, MA
Chicopee Light it up BLUE for Autism
What:Join us for our Annual Information Resource Fair. A variety of resource vendors will be on hand for families to meet.
Services such as ABA therapy, Early Intervention, Adult Services, Autism caregiver support groups to name a few.

Hands on crafts from Beyond Crayons, the Chicopee Police and Fire Dept. will be attending, and kids can dress up as a hero and much

Lighting of our Blue puzzle piece and guest speakers will take place at 1:30pm the fair will continue at 2pm.
12pm to 330pm
Where:Chicopee Moose Lodge
244 Fuller Road
Chicopee, MA
Pioneer Valley Christian Academy Open House in Springfield
What:Maybe you're considering to send your child to a Christian school or maybe you're concerned with sending or keeping your child in a public school setting? Check out Pioneer Valley Christian Academy in Springfield at their next open house, Tuesday evening April from 6:00 PM-7:30 PM.

Take a tour, meet staff, learn about tuition assistance, and all about their exemplary, Christ centered academic program.

Teaching preschool thru twelfth grade, PVCA is a very diverse school with students from around the Greater Springfield area and from around the world. At PVCA, ninety-eight percent of students go on to attend college. There is so much more, don't wait or put it off, come to their next open house and discover the PVCA difference.
6:00 PM-7:30 PM
Where:Pioneer Valley Christian Academy
965 Plumtree Road
Springfield, MA
Emerging Issues Facing the Church - Haverhill MA
What:As the issues that plague the world make their way into churches, more and more ministry leaders are taking steps to protect their people, property, and ministries. During this session, we'll share legal perspective and practical, ministry-focused solutions for:

Protecting the Flock: Active shooter situations, disruptive people, concealed carry in the church, medical emergencies, service animals, AEDs, etc.

Protecting Ministry Assets & Information: Cybersecurity, document retention, corporate structure, tax ramifications, etc.

Protecting Ministry Reputation & Future: Responding to media inquiries, challenges to tax-exempt status, employment and volunteer issues, etc.

(Registration and fellowship begin at 9:00 a.m.)

Cost: This is a free event. Lunch will be provided.
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Where:Northpoint Bible College
320 Main Street
Haverhill, MA
Priscilla Shirer Simulcast - Agawam
What:Bethany Assembly of God in Agawam is hosting a Priscilla Shirer Simulcast on Saturday, April 28th, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:35 p.m. Take advantage of Early Bird pricing until March 16th, $20/person includes lunch.

Register online at today!
If you have any questions, please call or Email Gayle Gordon.
Where:Bethany Assembly of God
580 Main Street
Agawam, MA
CROP Hunger Walk - Agawam/West Springfield
What:CROP Hunger Walks raise funds for Church World Service ministries around the world.
Also, 25% of funds raised stay in the local
community - our local walk's 25% goes to the Parish Cupboard Food Pantry!

It's a fun family event, and dogs are welcome!

Please contactFeeding Hills UCC, or email for information about signing up.
12 pm Registration & Lunch, 1
Where:Feeding Hills United Church of Christ
21 North Westfield Street
Feeding Hills, MA
Phone:413 786 5061
Clearway Clinic Celebration of Life Fundraising Banquet - Springfield
What:Rev Samuel Rodgriguez will be our keynote speaker. He is a Senior Pastor in Sacremento, CA and has been among many lists of influencers across America. We are so excited to introduce Rev. Samuel Rodgriguez to you.
To learn more go to the link below.
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Where:The Cedars Banquet Hall
375 Island Pond Road
Springfield, MA
Clearway Clinic Celebration of Life Fundraising Banquet in Springfield
What:Clearway is a non-profit Massachusetts licensed medical clinic serving Worcester County since 2000. We are here to assist you with accurate medical information and important facts so you can make an informed decision. We are not an adoption agency, an abortion doctor or an obstetrical medical practice. We are specialists in pregnancy diagnosis and medical confirmation.

Clearway will be opening up a new facility serving the Greater Springfield area in 2018, and you can help support Clearway by attending their Celebration of Life Banquet with special guest speaker Dr. Samuel Rodriguez.

To learn more and to register, please visit today!
7:00 PM
Where:Cedar's Banquet Hall
375 Island Pond Road
Springfield , MA
Four Rivers 5K Walk / Run - Enfield
What:On Saturday, May 19th 2018, Grace and Glory’s Four Rivers Ministry will host its’ second annual 5K walk/run event. Through this event will be able to further our community initiatives in the following areas: serving food pantries & homeless shelters, prison outreach, teen mother empowerment, youth development, elder & special needs support, promoting healthy families, and many other efforts. The church and community members will come together to walk/run for causes that bring hope to us all.
8:30am - 11:30am
Where:Moody Road 5K route
80-90 Moody Road
Enfield, CT
Out of the Darkness Walk in Agawam, MA
What:When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Walks, you join the effort with hundreds of thousands of people to raise awareness and funds that allow the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. AFSP creates a culture that’s smart about mental health through education and community programs, develops suicide prevention through research and advocacy, and provides support for those affected by suicide.

Thanks to Walkers and Donors like you, AFSP has been able to set a goal to reduce the annual suicide rate 20% by 2025.

Register today, create a team, raise support for a friend or family you know who has lost someone to suicide, and make a difference.
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where:School Street Park

Agawam, MA
Hope for Today
Understand, therefore, that the Lord your God is indeed God. He is the faithful God who keeps his covenant for a thousand generations and lavishes his unfailing love on those who love him and obey his commands.
Deuteronomy 7:9 NLT