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Show Some Holiday Spirit 2015

Spencer Toys For Kids Keeping the 50 years of holiday spirit alive within Spencer, Toys for Kids has kicked off the 2015 toy campaign. The program name has changed this year from Toys For Tots to Toys for Kids. In her role as Director, Donna Morin- Flannery along the team of businesses and volunteers she’s assembled are following up on …

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Apple Season Comes to a Close

If you haven’t had a chance to get to the area’s orchards you’d better hurry up. After all, you wouldn’t want to have Grandma’s reputation on the line for the best apple pie recipe handed down as an heirloom without fresh Brookfield Orchards or Charlton Orchards Farm apples. While the “pick your own” apples period has ended, there’s still time …

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Happy to Talk About the Blues

Happy To Talk About The Blues Keith Davies is happy to talk about the blues found in blue trails. Davies, Coordinator of the C4R Watershed Association, is mapping out plans to make new opportunities for Chicopee Watershed enthusiasts to find “Blue Trails”. Blue trails are water trails that are akin to marked forest trails with the exception that they are …

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Trails!

Spencer ‘s trails offer a diversity of walking and riding options whether on bike, foot, hoof, ski snowshoe or sled. The Mid-state trail traverses the entire length of the town. http://www.midstatetrail.org/maps.htm A hike on the Midstate will connect with Oakham State Forest near  Sampson’s Pebble in the north to two of the three parcels that comprise Spencer State Forest’s 3 …