Upcoming Events

  1. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair) in the Board of Assessors Office
    2. Appointments - Selectboard and Finance Committee at 7 p.m.
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings - March 13, March 20
    4. Review 2 1/2, Levy Limits and Ashfield News/Assessors Duties explanation for the website
    5. MLP Advisory Board Update
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings April 11
    8. Adjourn the Meeting
    9. Executive Session - Abatements and Exemptions

    The listing of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting.  Not all items listed may in fact be discussed, and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.

     

     

    Mon, Mar 27 06:00 pm
  2. Finance Committee MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  MINUTES
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH SELECT BOARD & FINANCE COMMITTEE
         A.  7:00 pm - Assessors budget discussion
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
         A.  Special Town Meeting Warrant
         B.  Omnibus Line Items
         C.  Capital Requests
         D.  MBI Communications/Broadband Financing
              1.  WG&E Contract
         E.  Annual Town Meeting Warrant
         F.  Roberts Bros. EDIP
    5.  TOWN ADMINISTRATOR’S REPORT
    6.  MAIL
    7.  PUBLIC COMMENT
    8.  * ITEMS NOT REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE MEETING
    9.  UPCOMING MEETINGS
    10.  ADJOURN
    The listing of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting.  Not all items listed may in fact be discussed, and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.

    Mon, Mar 27 06:00 pm
  3. Town Hall Building Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Review Minutes of previous meeting
    2. Slate Repair
    3. Mold Issues, window well cover
    4. Budgets: FY18 & Capital Projects
    5. Current Use Applications
    6. Steeple Update
    7. Office Issues, Janitor's Storage 
    8. Items Not Reasonably Anticipated by Chair 48 Hours in Advance of the Meeting
    9. Schedule Next Meeting: April 10, 2017
    10. Adjourn                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

     

     

     

    Mon, Mar 27 07:00 pm
  4. Library MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of March 1, 2017 minutes
    3. Staff Evaluations
    4. Treasurer's Monthly Report - Budget and Fundraising (Report on latest donations).
    5. Building and Maintenance - Report amd discussion on installation of HVAC System & Interest of the Green Committee in paying for a heating engineer
    6. Discussion with Martha regarding evaluations
    7. Spring Cleanup
    8. New Business
    9. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    10. Upcoming Meetings
    11. Adjourn the Meeting
    Mon, Mar 27 07:00 pm
  5. Select Board MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  MINUTES
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH SELECT BOARD & FINANCE COMMITTEE
         A.  7:00 pm - Assessors budget discussion
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
         A.  Special Town Meeting Warrant
         B.  Omnibus Line Items
         C.  Capital Requests
         D.  MBI Communications/Broadband Financing
             1.  WG&E Contract
         E.  Annual Town Meeting Warrant
         F.  Roberts Bros. EDIP
    5.  TOWN ADMINISTRATOR’S REPORT
    6.  MAIL
    7.  PUBLIC COMMENT
    8.  * ITEMS NOT REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE MEETING
    9.  UPCOMING MEETINGS
    10.  ADJOURN
    The listing of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting.  Not all items listed may in fact be discussed, and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.

    Mon, Mar 27 07:00 pm
  6. Select Board MeetingAgenda

    1.  MEETING CONVENES
         A.  Announcement on recording devices
    2.  MINUTES
    3.  APPOINTMENTS WITH SELECT BOARD
         Chief Of Police Interviews
         A.  9:00 am – Timothy Budrewicz
         B.  10:00 am – Beth Ann Bezio
    4.  DISCUSSION/DECISION ITEMS
    5.  TOWN ADMINISTRATOR’S REPORT
    6.  MAIL
    7.  PUBLIC COMMENT
    8.  * ITEMS NOT REASONABLY ANTICIPATED BY THE CHAIR 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE OF THE MEETING
    9.  UPCOMING MEETINGS
    10. ADJOURN
    The listing of matters are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting.  Not all items listed may in fact be discussed, and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.

    Tue, Mar 28 09:00 am
  7. Agricultural Commission MeetingAgenda

    Meeting convenes

    Review and approval of minutes

    Appointments:

    • Richard Pree, 7:30 p.m. Citizens Climate Change Lobby

     Old Business:

    • Review of Grievance Procedures
    • Review of Open Space Maps

     New Business:

    • Report on Regional Ag Com Conference
    • Report on Hilltown CDC meeting
    • Keeping track of livestock in town

    Public Comment

    Upcoming meetings 

    Items not reasonably anticipated by the Chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting

    Adjourn

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Tue, Mar 28 07:00 pm

Ashfield Arts, Crafts, Produce and Products

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Ashfield Farmer’s Market

Main Street (Route 116 approx. one mile from Rt. 112) on Town Common.
www.ashfieldfarmersmarket.com

Seasonal farmer's market open Saturday mornings from Memorial Day weekend to Columbus Day weekend. Agricultural products produced by local farms ‐ vegetables, eggs, beef, fruit, baked goods, flowers and other plants.

Clark Brothers Orchards

580 Apple Valley Rd.
413‐625‐2492
www.AppleValleyApples.com

Apples, peaches, pears and plums available from September through March every day except Saturday.

Cozie Nook Homestead and Florist

Ashfield 112 Stroheker Rd.
413‐628‐3254

Custom sawing, grass‐fed lamb, handmade wreaths, and florals available Monday through Saturday year round.

Cranston’s Tree Farm

Ashfield 372 Baptist Corner Rd.
413‐628‐0090 www.cranstonschristmastreefarm.com

Christmas trees and wreaths available in November and December and maple syrup and hay available year round.

Paddy Flat Farm

314 Norton Hill Rd.
413‐628‐3974
All natural vegetables, winter squash, peaches and plums.

Scott Orchards

Ashfield 853 Conway St. (Rt. 116)
South Ashfield (about 2 miles from Rt. 112)
413‐628‐3327
Apples, cider, peaches, plums, pears, winter squash, pumpkins, potatoes, maple syrup and honey. Open August through May, closed Tuesday.

Sidehill Farm

59 Forget Rd., Hawley
413‐625‐0011 www.sidehillfarm.net

Yogurt and raw milk from grass‐fed cows; grass‐fed veal; open seasonally.

South Face Farm

755 Watson‐Spruce Corner Rd., 3 miles off Rt. 112
413‐628‐3268 www.southfacefarm.com

Maple syrup products year round; seasonal restaurant March and early April weekends.

steady lane farm

Steady Lane Farm

144 Steady Lane
413‐628‐4689 http://www.steadylanefarm.com

175 year-old dairy farm now offering 100% grass fed beef.  Served deliciously cooked at Elmers Store.  Also sold frozen at Elmers and at the farm around the corner.  Come visit the farm, but call first if you want to purchase beef or pet the donkeys. 

Stone Meadow Gardens

241 Dyer Rd.
413‐628‐3959 www.stonemeadowgardens.com

Field‐grown daylilies.

Sweethaven Farm

12 Lilliput Road
Phone: 413-628-3947
www.sweethavenfarm.com
Fresh Cut Flowers and Pumpkins, and starting June 2014, Lamb! The farm stand is open from May through October; Friday, Saturday and Sunday.