Upcoming Events

  1. Town Hall Building Committee MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from October
    3. Updates - humidity levels, lower entry rugs, steeple project, slate repair, meeting room interior door, Town Clerk's floor, Upper Hall chairs, and stage curtain repairs.
    4. Crawl Space Signs
    5. Janitor's Sink
    6. FY2019 Budget, FY2017 Encumbered Amount, FY2018 Expenditures
    7. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    8. Upcoming Meetings - December 11, 2017
    9. Adjourn the Meeting
    Mon, Nov 20 07:00 pm
  2. Ashfield Large Scale Industrial & Commercial Facilities Bylaw Working Group MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Introductions
    3. Review & Discussion of Draft Zoning Bylaw For Large Scale Industrial & Commercial Facilities
    4. Next Steps/Meeting Date
    5. Adjourn
    Tue, Nov 21 03:30 pm
  3. Sewer Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from October 17, 2017
    3. Approve Warrants
    4. Resign FY2017 4th Quarter Warrant
    5. Draft Letter to Chris Rawlings
    6. Other Old Business
    7. Training Reimbursement
    8. Job Description/Salary Survey
    9. FY2018 Budget
    10. Operator's Report
    11. Other New Business
    12. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    13. Upcoming Meetings
    14. Adjourn the Meeting
    Tue, Nov 21 05:00 pm
  4. Board of Assessors MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair) -  Small Meeting Room
    2. Appointments
    3. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings - November 7
    4. Signatures
    5. Exemption Clause 18 - Financial Hardship Policy, possible adoption
    6. MLP Advisory Board Updates
    7. Chapter Land Applications - Chapter Land FY19
    8. FY19 Budget 
    9. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    10. Upcoming Meetings:  December 5
    11. Adjourn the Regular Meeting

    Executive Session:  Exemptions:  applications are not open to the general public,  MGL Chapter 30A Section 21 Reason 7.




    Tue, Nov 21 06:00 pm
  5. Select Board MeetingAgenda

         A.  Announcement on recording devices
         A.  Special Town Meeting - Proposed for 12/11/17, Warrant Review
    4.  MAIL
    8.  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.

    Wed, Nov 22 06:30 pm
  6. Historical Commission MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Inventory Forms and Updates to Historic Property Survey Manual
    3. Historic Property Action Plan
    4. Signs for Ashfield Plain National Register District
    5. Current Fund and Budget Items for FY2018
    6. Review Maps of Native American Occupation Sites
    7. Adjourn
    Mon, Nov 27 07:00 pm
  7. Cultural Council MeetingAgenda
    1. Open the Meeting (Chair)
    2. Review and approval of minutes from previous meetings
    3. Modifications to Existing Awards (Extensions and Substitutions)
    4. Review of Proposals for Funding, Determine Grantees and Amounts to be Funded
    5. Election of Treasurer for 2018
    6. Items not reasonably anticipated by the chair 48 hours in advance of the meeting
    7. Upcoming Meetings
    8. Adjourn the Meeting
    Wed, Dec 6 06:30 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.

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.

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

Cozie Nook Homestead and Florist

Ashfield 112 Stroheker Rd.

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.
All natural vegetables, winter squash, peaches and plums.

Scott Orchards

Ashfield 853 Conway St. (Rt. 116)
South Ashfield (about 2 miles from Rt. 112)
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
Fresh Cut Flowers and Pumpkins, and starting June 2014, Lamb! The farm stand is open from May through October; Friday, Saturday and Sunday.