Listings, Events and Attractions Nov. 1-Dec. 21, 2010
Nov. 1, Aqua Zumba. Be the first to try Aqua Zumba at the Westfield YMCA during an eight-week class, beginning Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays. Space is limited; registration required. For more info, contact Cindy Agan, 568-8631 ext. 323.
Nov. 2-Dec. 21, Tai Chi - Yang Style. Tai Chi is a classical Chinese martial art that includes a series of slow, gentle movements. Class meets on Tuesdays, Nov 2 to Dec 21 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Olde Town Hall. Fee is $60. Visit www.LPRD.net for info and registration.
Nov. 6, Crafters Wanted. The Christmas Collection Craft Fair has all inside spaces filled and is looking for vendors who are interested in an outside space. The fair will be Nov. 6, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the First Congregational Church, at the rotary in East Longmeadow. For application, www.fccuccel.org
or call Sandy at 413-525-7511.
Nov. 6, Holiday Craft Fair, sponsored by the St. Catherine of Siena Women's Guild will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Parish Center, 1023 Parker St., Springfield. Admission is free.
Nov. 6, Pastel Workshop. The Granby Public Library will host award-winning pastel artist Gregory John Maichack to present "Van Gogh's Starry Night: How to Pastel Paint Expressively" on Nov. 6 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 467-3320 to register. All materials included.
Nov. 6, Holiday Watercolor Class. YMCA of Greater Westfield will sponsor a holiday watercolor workshop for adults led by artist and teacher Marie Flahive on Nov. 6 from 9 a.m. to noon at Camp Shepard Goyette Chalet. To register or for more info, contact Rosann Scalise at 568-8631 ext. 302 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Nov. 7, "Bye Bye Birdie." The Chicopee Senior Travel Club will be traveling to the Warner Theatre to see "Bye Bye Birdie". Before the show we'll lunch at the Cambridge House Brew Pub. The cost is $71 and the bus leaves the Chicopee Senior Center at 9:45 a.m. Call 534-3698, Mon.-Fri., noon to 3 p.m., for more info.
Nov. 8, Book Discussion. Friends of the West Springfield Public Library Book Discussion Group will host their next meeting Nov. 8 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the library, 200 Park St. Book discussed: "Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet" by Jamie Ford.
Nov. 8, Heroes Welcome. The Chicopee Council on Aging will be celebrating Veteran's Day with a special event titled "Heroes Welcome" at 1 p.m. at the Chicopee Senior Center. Recognition made to the 65th anniversary to the end of World War II and the 60th anniversary to the start of the Korean War. Veterans are encouraged to bring a maximum of two items of military memorabilia to display at the event by 12:30 p.m. day of event. To register call 534-3698.
Nov. 13, Community Art Show. The third annual Art Show and Sale presented by Agawam Community Artists will take place Nov. 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Capt. Charles Leonard House, 663 Main St. Contact Howard Safford at 246-3513 for info.
Nov. 13-14, Annual Fall Open Studios, Gallery Reception, Art Show and Sale, noon to 4 p.m. at Indian Orchard Mills, 34-40 Front Street, Indian Orchard. Over 50 artists invite the public to view a brand new show of all new work in the Dane Gallery in grand style. For more info call 543-3321 or log on to www.indianorchardmills.com
Nov. 14, St. Patrick Parish Reunion. A dinner buffet from noon to 4:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus #69, 460 Granby Rd., Chicopee. Tickets are $25 for adults, seniors, and students. Children under five are admitted free. No tickets at the door. Deadline for tickets is Nov. 5. For more info and tickets call 592-7249.
Nov. 16, "Atticus." The Southwick Cultural Council will sponsor Richard Clark's performance of "Atticus" To Kill A Mockingbird on Nov. 16 at 12:30 p.m. at the Senior Center. This event is free to the public.
Nov. 16, Armed Forces at Aqua Turf. The Chicopee Senior Travel Club is saluting our Armed Forces at Aqua Turf. Package includes transportation, driver, tips and taxes and a great afternoon of Polka entertainment. Call the travel desk at 534-3698 for reservations.
Nov. 18, Spa Services For Seniors, at the Pleasant View Senior Center, 328 North Main St., East Longmeadow, beginning in November. A certified esthetician and licensed manicurist be available Nov. 4 from 10:30 a.m. to noon to answer any questions regarding the services she will be providing and set up appointments for Nov. 18. Call 525-5436 to register for Nov. 4.