Out and About in October

Tues. October 1st at 3pm

Keys to Aging Well Expo

Hadley Farms Meeting House

41 Russell Street, Hadley

Highland Valley remains committed to its mission to serve older adults and their families through collaboration, education, advocacy, and a range of programs designed to support them where they live. The event will highlight services offered by Highland Valley Elder Services and community resources for aging well.

Light refreshments will be served. Free giveaways and lots of expertise to be shared. Admission to the Expo is free and open to the public. Visit us at www.HighlandValley.org or find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/HighlandValleyElderServices/

Sat. October 5th at 6pm

Ukulele Workshop

John James Memorial Hall, 42 Main St., Goshen, MA

For all ages: 8 to 98! Ukulele provided. Taught by David Maloof. Wish to participate? Register by calling or stopping by the Goshen Free Library: 413-268-8236 x111.

Fri. October 18th at 9am & 10am

Spa Day at Smith Vocational

80 Locust St. Northampton

Smith Vocational is collaborating with the Chesterfield COA by offering a “spa day” once a month to seniors in the surrounding area for the 2019-2020 academic year. All work is done by students and is supervised by a licensed instructor.

Cosmetology students are offering: Haircuts $6.00; Manicures $5.00; Facials $9.00. Please call 413-587-1414 x3531 to make an appointment. Each appointment takes about an hour and are scheduled for 9am and 10am in Room 124 of Building A at the school.

Sun. October 20th at 2pm

The Not-So-Good-Life of the Colonial Goodwife

By Velya Jancz-Urban

John James Memorial Hall, 42 Main St., Goshen, MA

This enthusiastic delivery is funny and frank. Laugh, grimace and honor our foremothers’ journeys while learning about the little-known life-ways faced by women of New England during the Colonial era. Sponsored by the Goshen Historical Society. All welcome!