Community Calendar

Community Calendar Submission Instructions:
The community calendar only accepts notices from non-profit organizations and charities.
For on air mentions: A completed 30 second script for events must be submitted no later than 3 weeks in advance. We can only publicize events and benefits from established 501c3 corporations with 100% of proceeds benefiting the charity.
(Due to overwhelming demand, we cannot guarantee any on air mentions.)
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Upcoming Events

Pet Photos With Santa

12/05/2015 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm at Westfield Feed Store
288 Union St

Open Arms Rescue, Inc is a non-profit, registered 501c3 organization.  We will be holding Pet Photos with Santa on December 5th 2015 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Westfield Feed Store- 288 Union St. Westfield, MA.

This is not just for dogs but can be for any type of animal.  Pets will be photographed one by one on a first come first serve basis.  We will accept payments by cash or check only.  For $10.00 you will receive a 5×7 photo and for an additional $5.00 you can receive the digital file.

All proceeds will go to assisting Open Arms Rescue, Inc who helps dogs in Massachusetts that are in need.

If you have any questions please visit our website and click contact or email us directly at

Vendor & Craft Fair

12/05/2015 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at East Meadow School
393 E State St

There will be a Vendor/Craft Fair held  at East Meadow School Saturday, December 5th from 9:00a – 2:00p! There will be over 40 local vendors on hand. Every adult that arrives by 1:00 will receive a free raffle ticket for prizes donated by our vendors. Get some of your shopping done while supporting local people and the Granby PTO too!

Happy Holidays!

ew England Health Center’s Annual Holiday Bazaar and Craft Fair

12/05/2015 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm at New England Health Center
61 Old Amherst Rd

New England Health Center’s Annual Holiday Bazaar and Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, December 5th, from 10:00AM to 4:00PM, at 61 Old Amherst Rd, in Sunderland Massachusetts.  The event will feature homemade crafts and baked goodies, coffee and donuts, hot soup, festive holiday music and decorations, exciting raffles, and pictures with Santa Claus.  Come do your holiday shopping with us~proceeds will benefit the Activity Department at NEHC!

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