R. H. Conwell Closing Announcement

Good Afternoon Community:         Based on the evolving conditions associated with the COVID-19 outbreak and after communication with the Commissioner of Education’s Office, neighboring districts, and the Board of Health, the Worthington School District, has made the decision to close beginning  March 16, 2020 with a tentative opening of March 30, 2020.  Based on this …

R.H CONWELL PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE

Saturday, March 14, 20209:30-11:30 AM R.H Conwell Elementary School147 Huntington Rd.Worthington, MA  01098 Come in and get a taste of the R.H Conwell Preschool Program.  You will have a chance to explore and play in the classroom with your child, meet the teachers, ask questions and engage in some fun hands-on activities.  Registration for the …

Earl and Lee Tonet Scholarship

Lee Tonet of Florence and the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts are happy to announce the annual availability of the Earl and Lee Tonet Scholarship, a scholarship to benefit graduates of the Hampshire Regional High School.  Recipients will be full time college students at any level and residents of the Hill-towns of Chesterfield, Goshen, Westhampton, …

ONLINE RESOURCES RELATED TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK

The focus here is on Western Massachusetts, other states have departments of health that provide locally relevant information (March 7, 2020 Update) (1) Massachusetts Department of Public Health (Mass DPH): https://www.mass.gov/guides/information-on-the-outbreak-of-2019-novel-coronavirus-covid-19 Information about the current status of the disease in Massachusetts and elsewhere and instructions for voluntary quarantines by people who have recently returned to …

Pastel Workshop

Spring is nearly here and with it comes the Worthington Public Library’s annual Pastel Workshop! Learn Pastel Painting by painting the Miracle Flower with Gregory Maichack on Saturday March 7 from 1:00 – 3:00. All materials will be supplied and you take home your beautiful painting. Professional instruction and lots of fun for no fee.  …

Covid-19 and Seasonal Flu Resources

February 28, 2020 ONLINE RESOURCES RELATED TO THE SEASONAL FLU AND TO COVID-19 (1) Massachusetts Department of Public Health (Mass DPH): Seasonal flu: https://www.mass.gov/influenza Includes general information as well as specific information for school personnel, health practitioners, and nursing homes. Also, a weekly blog report: https://www.mass.gov/report/2019-2020-season-weekly-flu-reports Covid-19 (novel corona-virus): https://www.mass.gov/guides/information-on-the-outbreak-of-2019-novel-coronavirus-covid-19 Information about the current status …