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Chicopee Braves Football Team Sign Ups

04/11/2015 - 08/01/2015 - All Day at Stefanik Elementary School
720 Meadow St

Join the Chicopee Braves Football Team! Early sign ups begin April 11th and 25th at Stefanik Elementary School from 10a-12p and 2p-4p. Come meet our new Eboard and sign up at the Kielbasa Fest May 21st through May 25th. Then join us for a Bike Run on May 30th at Ludlow Fish and Game Club.  Enjoy Food drinks and live entertainment. Registration begins at 11a kickstands up at noon.

Sign Up Dates:
April 11
April 25
May 9
May 21
May 22
May 23
May 24
May 25
June 6
June 20
July 11
July 25
August 1

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Stone Temple Pilots

04/28/2015 - 7:00 pm at House of Blues
15 Lansdowne St

Tickets $30.50 – $46

Buy tickets here!

Dress for Success Clothing Drive

04/30/2015 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Dow Jones Production Building
200 Burnett Rd

Spring cleaning your wardrobe?  A group of Dow Jones employees is hosting a clothing drive to benefit Dress for Success Western Massachusetts on Thursday, April 30, at the Dow Jones Production Building, 200 Burnett Rd., Chicopee.  Dow Jones employees will accept your donations between the hours of 9 am and 5 pm.

Dress for Success provides disadvantaged women with professional apparel to help them enter the workforce and achieve economic independence.  Please donate your clean, new or gently used, interview-appropriate women’s suits, skirts, slacks, dresses, blouses, and jackets on hangers.  Dress for Success clients also benefit from donations of professional shoes (size 5-12), scarves, handbags, jewelry, and new (in package) pantyhose and dress socks.

To reach 200 Burnett Rd., take Rte. 291/Burnett Road to First Ave., across from Mass Pike exit 6 between AMF Chicopee Bowling and Valley Communications.  Take an immediate left and proceed to the security gate, where you will be buzzed in.

If you don’t have clothing to donate but would like to contribute, click the Donate button on the Dress for Success Western Massachusetts website at https://westernmass.dressforsuccess.org/.

For questions or directions, call 413-598-4031.

Prevent Senior Hospitalizations: Workshop for Seniors & Caregivers

04/30/2015 - 1:00 pm at JFS Community Room
1160 Dickinson Street

April 30, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. (JFS Community Room, 1160 Dickinson Street, Springfield)

Whether an adult is going to the hospital for the first time or facing re-admission, a hospital stay can be devastating.

This workshop will help you:

Learn the risk factors for hospitalization and re-hospitalization
Discover steps for a successful transition to home
Understand the five important ways to keep seniors out of the hospital
Share resources that can help seniors stay safe and healthy at home

Presenter: Suzanne McElroy, MSW of Home Instead Senior Care.

Free and open to the public!
Light refreshments will be served.

Please pre-register online www.jfswm.org or contact 413.737.2601

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Traveling Thirsty Thursday at Rumbleseat

04/30/2015 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at The Rumbleseat Bar & Grill
482 Springfield Street

Join your favorite Lazer jocks for this week’s Traveling Thirsty Thursday with tons of prizes, free food and cold drinks at a great price!

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Queensryche

Queensrÿche

05/01/2015 - 8:00 pm at Wolf Den
1 Mohegan Sun Blvd

FREE Show!

Must be 21 years of age to enter the Wolf Den. Lines form early and seats are given on a first-come, first-serve basis until we are at full capacity. One person can hold four spots in line, but seats will only be given to those present at the time of seating.

3rd Annual Operation Friendship Golf Tournament

05/02/2015 - 8:00 am at East Mountain Country Club
1458 East Mountain Rd

The Palmer Chapter of Operation Friendship is having their 3rd annual golf tournament at East Mountain Country Club in Westfield. Registration begins at 8am tee-off begins at  9am. The cost is  $85, this includes 18-holes of golf, riding cart, dinner and chance to win various prizes! Lunch Only $27.00.

Contact Lisa & Paul LaCroix at (413) 896-1996 or (413) 283-8425

Operation Friendship is a youth exchange program between European and American families.   Our mission is to encourage international friendship and understanding among youth and adults, both foreign and domestic, and to introduce members to the industrial, social, educational, religious, and secular heritage of each member country.

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The Harley Hook-Up!

05/02/2015 - 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Harley-Davidson of Southampton
17 College Highway Route10

Lazer 99.3 & Harley-Davidson Of Southampton are giving you a chance to win a 2015 Harley-Davidson Street XG500 motorcycle!

Beginning Monday, April 6th, we’ll select five qualifiers each weekday who’ll then be invited to the big grand prize drawing on May 2nd where one lucky qualifier will get the “Harley Hook-Up” and win an all new Harley Davidson Motorcycle!

Click here to enter!

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Traveling Thirsty Thursday at Kaptain Jimmy’s

05/07/2015 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Kaptain Jimmy’s
916 Suffield St

Join your favorite Lazer jocks for this week’s Traveling Thirsty Thursday with tons of prizes, free food and cold drinks at a great price!

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Rival Sons

Rival Sons

05/09/2015 - 8:00 pm at Wolf Den
1 Mohegan Sun Blvd

Free Show!

Must be 21 years of age to enter the Wolf Den. Lines form early and seats are given on a first-come, first-serve basis until we are at full capacity. One person can hold four spots in line, but seats will only be given to those present at the time of seating.

Rival Sons

Rival Sons

05/11/2015 - 7:00 pm at Paradise Rock Club
967 Commonwealth Ave

Tickets $18

Buy tickets here!

Halestorm

Halestorm with The Pretty Reckless

05/12/2015 - 6:30 pm at House of Blues
15 Lansdowne St

Tickets $29.50 – $45

Click here to buy tickets!

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Traveling Thirsty Thursday at the Munich Haus

05/14/2015 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Munich Haus
13 Center Street

Join your favorite Lazer jocks for this week’s Traveling Thirsty Thursday with tons of prizes, free food and cold drinks at a great price!

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Damnable Heresy – Book Talk & Signing

05/16/2015 - 2:00 pm at Classical Condos
235 State St

Damnable Heresy – Book talk & signing by author David M. Powers, whose recently published book on Springfield’s founder, William Pynchon, will take place on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 2pm, Classical Condos, 235 State Street, Springfield. FREE

Kings of Chaos

Kings of Chaos

05/16/2015 - 8:00 pm at MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods
39 Norwich Westerly Road

Tickets $60 – $85

Buy tickets here!

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Traveling Thirsty Thursday at Kelly’s

05/21/2015 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Kelly’s
621 Center St

Join your favorite Lazer jocks for this week’s Traveling Thirsty Thursday with tons of prizes, free food and cold drinks at a great price!

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Boston Calling Music Festival

05/22/2015 - 05/24/2015 - All Day at Boston City Hall Plaza
1 City Hall Square

Tickets $50 – $375

Buy tickets here!

Celebration of heroes

Celebration of Heroes

05/25/2015 - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm at

Hosted by Smith & Wesson and the City of Springfield, the “Celebration of Heroes” will take place on Monday, May 25th from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. There will be live music, food and plenty of entertainment for children and families! The day’s events will take place on Roosevelt Avenue between Cottage Street and Performance Boulevard. There is no admission fee, and proceeds from the sale of tickets for activities and other items at the event will benefit The Friends of Ward 8 and The Friends of the Springfield Vet Center, two local veterans’ organizations supported by Smith & Wesson.

Contact: Elaine Stellato (413) 747-3371 / estellato@smith-wesson.com

Katelynn’s Ride

05/31/2015 - All Day at Hampshire College
896 West Street

Join us for the 15th annual Katelynn’s Ride/Walk/Run to benefit cancer research and treatment.  Event date is May 31st at Hampshire College.  Ride, Walk or Run to benefit the Children’s Cancer Hope Fund at Baystate Medical Center’s Sadowsky Center for Children and the Jimmy Fund.

For more information and to register visit www.kride.org

Zac Brown Band

Zac Brown Band

06/06/2015 - 7:00 pm at Xfinity Theatre
61 Savitt Way

Tickets $40.50 – $78

Buy tickets here!

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