Community Calendar

Upcoming Events

Project Suds

10/14/2014 - 12/30/2014 - 8:30 am at Super Saver Laundry
655 Liberty St

Project Suds meets every Tuesday morning at the Super Saver Laundry, located at 655 Liberty Street in Springfield. We would like our veterans to arrive at 8:30a so that they can enjoy a hot breakfast sandwich and coffee. You don’t need to bring anything with you except your laundry. We provide coins, laundry detergent, stain remover, and fabric softener.

How you can help:
Donations of personal care items, non-perishable canned food, new socks and underwear, laundry detergent, and fabric softener can be made to American Legion Auxiliary Hampden County District 3 in Chicopee.

Cultural Survival Bazaar

12/19/2014 - 12/21/2014 - 10:00 am - 10:00 pm at The Shops at Prudential Center
800 Boylston St

FREE admission

A Festival of Native Arts & Cultures from Around the World.

We feature Native artisans and performers, fairly traded products benefiting the livelihoods of artisans, projects in their communities, and fair trade. Shop unique art, jewelry, clothing, crafts, decor, tribal rugs, & much more. Enjoy “world” music performances, meet our guest artisans, travel the world in one place.

Cultural Survival offers several free admission events this holiday season. Each event provides you with direct access to thousands of items, handmade by Indigenous artisans from around the world.

Every item has a deeper story from the projects it supports, to the artisans who made them. Learn about our work in partnership with communities around the world.  Together we work to defend Indigenous rights, lands, languages, and cultures.

For details visit our website at http://bazaar.cs.org

Promo Video: http://youtu.be/xRKch6HeFTM

For more information, contact Dave Favreau at 617-441-5400 x21 ordave@cs.org

Winter Music Jam

12/20/2014 - 5:30 pm at MassMutual Center
1277 Main Street

On December 20th from 5:30 to midnight in the Mass Mutual Center Ballroom, there will be a fantastic holiday rock show, prime rib dinner and benefit for wounded veterans!

Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood, FAT and The Curtis Mayflower Band will be performing.

Tickets are $50.00 in advance and $60.00 at the door. They are available at Falcetti’s Music on Boston Road and online at FreshTix.com.
Included in the price of admission will be a prime rib dinner and appetizers. There will be a full cash bar.
If you have food allergies or dietary restrictions please email labumba145@gmail.com with table number and type of allergy.

There is only room for 700 people and tickets are going fast. Get yours today!

The event is sponsored by Dave Callahan from Palmer Paving and Lawrence Swain with help from Peter J. Newland from FAT and JAM4SPRINGFIELD.

Domestic Violence Fundraiser

12/20/2014 - 8:00 pm at Maximum Capacity
116 School Street

Many have been involved of some sort of domestic violence. Whether it be physical or mental it’s all abuse.

A team of local photographers and models from Western Mass have put together a calendar full of sexy local women acting out in all your favorite sports.

Proceeds from the calendar will be donated to charity against domestic violence and all the models and photographers will be getting together at a benefit this Saturday, December 20 at Maximum Capacity in Chicopee starting at 8:00pm.

DJ David Blazze will be mixing up some dance music so here’s your chance to help a good cause and mingle with new England’s sexiest girls. Calendars and autographs from all the ladies. Let’s all work together at stopping domestic violence.

Railroad Hobby Show

01/24/2015 - 01/25/2015 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Eastern States Exposition
1305 Memorial Avenue

Every year, the Amherst Railway Society holds its Railroad Hobby Show at the Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds (The home of The Big E) in West Springfield Massachusetts. More than 25,000 railfans and public attended the Show each of the past three years.
The event features real life railroads and scale model railroads, historical societies, travel agencies, art shows, flea market dealers, importers, manufacturers and photographers. Modelers’ exhibits will display outstanding handiwork on layouts ranging from the tiny Z scale which fits on a coffee table to a monster 80 foot N-Trak system.
Tickets are $14 per day and can be purchased in advance by visiting railroadhobbyshow.com

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