Community Days for Amherst and Northampton

Residents of Amherst and Northampton are invited to Community Day events this weekend, the 18th and 19th, at the Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum. Amherst Community Day will be on the 18th and Northampton Community Day will be on the 19th. All residents are welcome to the Museum for free tours every half hour beginning at 9:30 and ending at 3:30. Afterwards, guests can relax on the back veranda with complimentary lemonade and cookies. Members of the community are encouraged to explore the homestead and grounds of one of the founding families of Hadley, and learn about the history of the Connecticut River Valley