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LIBRARY

Anna Boardman Concert at the Amherst Town Library 

      AMHERST – The Ensemble Chaconne are performing baroque masterpieces by Handel, Vivaldi, Couperin, and J.S. Bach at the Amherst Town Library’s Anna Boardman Concert on Sunday, November 7th at 5:00 pm. 

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LIBRARY

Soil Hydration: What It Is, Why It's Important, and How to Achieve It

AMHERST – Ever wondered how to water your plants more effectively, instead of having water sit on top of the soil, run off, or go straight out the drain holes in your pots? We’ll provide lots of tips and techniques.

RECREATION

Trip to Hammond Castle to See They "Deck the Halls"

AMHERST – Join us as we head to Gloucester to visit the medieval-styled Hammond Castle that overlooks the Atlantic coast. It will be decorated in holiday decor and we will be guided around the mansion with a tour.

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HISTORIC AMHERST

Amherst’s Civil War Widows

AMHERST – There were eight married men among the 25 men listed on Amherst’s Civil War monument. Four of the married soldiers died of disease. Two of them died accidentally. One drowned. Another killed by friendly fire, and one in action. One of them died of starvation and/or disease as a POW 

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NOVEMBER 2021