Grand Opening Celebration!
845 West Street, Amherst
Saturday, October 1
FREE - No registration required.
We welcome you and your family to join us as we premier our new Living Building and launch a new era of environmental education programs. Our grand opening celebration is open to all and will feature:
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES
Migration parade - Starting at 10am
From 525 S. Pleasant Street to 845 West Street
2 1/2 miles - shuttle return available
Opening ceremony - Starting at 12pm
At our new home - 845 West Street (Route 116)
Activities for the whole family - 12:30-4pm
Children's games & investigations - food truck- ice cream social - building tours - nature walks - meet the animals & more!
While the morning migration parade is not accessible, we currently offer three dedicated accessible parking spaces and walkways around the building. Our building supports accessible access throughout. Future trail planing includes accessible access, but trails are only roughed in at this point.
SPANISH LANGUAGE TRANSLATION
We will have 3 translators available on site during the grand opening for translation during building tours and nature walks.
More at www.hitchcockcenter.org. Questions? Call (413) 256-6006 or email email@example.com
CELEBRATE THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE HAMPSHIRE COLLEGE FARM CSA AT THE FALL FESTIVAL!
Come down to the Hampshire College Farm for an afternoon of live music, local food, and fun for all on Saturday October 22nd from Noon to 4pm. Students, families, friends, and community members are all invited to this free event during Family and Friends Weekend. Parking is located in the Enfield and Greenwich parking lot on campus and the new Hitchcock Center parking lot next to the farm. Follow signs and walk through the woodland paths to the farm.
Enjoy live performances from talented students, alums, and local musicians from noon-4 p.m.
featuring FREDDY & THE YETIS (cover set), RAMONA, BIRD.BIRD, and CARINAE
Come down for lunch and enjoy delicious local food available for purchase from Laughing Tomato Wood-Fired Pizza, Wheelhouse Farm Truck, and Beets & Barley (vegan/vegetarian) all featuring fresh produce from the campus farm. Plus, the amazing Florence Pie Bar will have incredible sweet and savory pies, also featuring Hampshire Farm ingredients!
A student artisan market will be located in the CSA Barn at the farm. Come support your friends and purchase awesome art!
There's something for everyone at the fall festival:
Self-guided farm tours
and of course...Llama gazing