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Hogwarts for the Holidays
Parents, grandparents, Harry Potter fans: this holiday season, enter to win a Harry Potter Great Hall LEGO kit at the Petersham Memorial Library. Drawing running now until Wednesday, December 18. Tickets are a suggested donation of $2 each. This LEGO kit is valued at $100. All proceeds support the Petersham Memorial Library's operating budget. The Library is located at 23 Common Street and is open Tuesday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Wednesday 2 - 7 p.m., Friday 2 - 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. For more information, call (978) 724-3405 or visit petershamlibrary.net.
Congregational Church Fair
The annual church Christmas fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on November 23rd. Raffle baskets, Christmas treasures, baked goods and a homemade craft table. Come and join us come shop and get some lunch. We have all your Christmas needs in one place.
Petersham Jams Again on Saturday
Petersham Jams again this Saturday, November 16 starting at 7 p.m. at the Davis Hall in Petersham. The sign-up board for open mike musicians will open at 6:30.
Town Hall Christmas Holiday Art Fair
The annual Petersham Art and Fine Craft Holiday Show will be held on Saturday, December 7 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Petersham Town Hall. The event, now in its 17th year, features a variety of gifts created by local artisans, including paintings, jewelry, wood carvings, stained glass, photographs, cards, books, nature illustrations, baskets, holiday greens and spices, children’s gifts, and more.
The lower level will feature a Frontier Girls bake sale and demonstrations by Kathy McCrohon’s dance students. The Petersham Memorial Library will have a table to benefit library projects. Photographs with Santa will be available from 10:00 a.m. to noon.
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Status of Women and Girls Speech
Bonnie MacCracken, chair of the Hampshire-Franklin Commission on the Status of Women and Girls (HFCSWG) will speak on the mission of the organization at the First Congregational Parish Unitarian in Petersham at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 17. The commission is working to expand the public discussion of gender-based inequality in Western Massachusetts.
MacCracken is a state committeewoman with the Massachusetts Democratic Party and a former candidate for state representative for the 3rd Hampshire District.
Fall at the Petersham Art Center
Nov 7th 6:30 p.m.-9 p.m. ADULT COLORED PENCIL DRAWING CLASS - Mathilde Duffy. Ms Duffy is an award-winning artist who will teach students the skills of drawing beautiful creations with colored pencil techniques. Cost: 12.50 members/ $32.50 nonmember
Thursday, Nov 14th 6:30-9 p.m. CHILDREN’S COLORED PENCIL DRAWING CLASS – Mathilde Duffy. Learn fun skills and techniques from an award winning artist to make beautiful colored pencil drawings. Cost: $10 members/ $30 nonmembers
Saturday, Nov 16th 10 a.m.-12 Noon PAPER CLAY ORNAMENTS – Marcia Berkall
During this fun class you will learn how to use paper clay to make cookie cutter and free form ornaments. The clay takes 2-3 days to dry, so the artist will demonstrate how it's done and so that you can paint them at home. Cost: $10 members/$30 nonmembers
Saturday, November 16th 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. PAINT YOUR PET HOLIDAY ORNAMENTS – Jen Niles Paint your pets on whimsical wooden ornament shapes. It’s a great gift idea! Mini 4”x4” canvas boards also available for those who prefer a painting vs. an ornament.
Cost: Member $10 / Non-mem. $30 Materials Fee: $5 For info call 978-724-3415.
Petersham Jams Are on Tap
Future Jams! are planned for Saturday, November 16 and Saturday, December 14, so please mark your calendars.Ping Pong in Petersham Redux
Petersham now has two new ping pong tables (plus paddles and balls) for community use. The playing venue will be the main floor of the Town Hall.