Calendar

All activities are currently being hosted in person. Masks are required regardless of vaccination status and RSVPs are required. Please reach out to the designated staff member listed with the event.

Jan
30
Mon
2023
Parents Helping Parents @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Jan 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A parent support group for families who have DCF involvement. Meetings are currently held on Zoom.

Contact Melia Hoffman at mhoffman@18degreesma.org or call the office for details (413) 448-8281 x 268.

Jan
31
Tue
2023
Mommy & Me Play Group @ 18 Degrees
Jan 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Mommy & Me Play Group
Tuesdays 11am-12:30pm
This group is for caregivers and children ages 0-3yrs. A chance for the kids to socialize with other kids and for caregivers to socialize with other caregivers of young children. Contact Sylvana!

Feb
1
Wed
2023
Live Out Loud High School @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A safe, supportive space for LGBTQIA+  youth 14-18 to get together for conversation and activities.

Meets Thursdays 3:00-4:00 pm @ 480 West St.

Contact Emma Lenski 413-448-8281 ext. 241 or emlenski@18degreesma.org 

LGBTQ for Parents @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A support group for parents of youth that identify as LGBTQ+ that meets on the first Wednesday of the month. For both Spanish and English-speaking families.

For more information, contact:

Feb
2
Thu
2023
Nursing Baby & Toddler Group @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Hosted by Berkshire Nursing Families, this is an informal playgroup for families with feeding children to socialize, receive parenting support, and breastfeeding advice from other families. A baby scale is available for weight checks.

Contact Melia for more information at 413-448-8281 ext 268 or mhoffman@18degreesma.org.

Families Raising Families @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Are you a grandparent, sibling, aunt, uncle, or any other kinship caregiver? Join us for Families Raising Families, a support group dedicated to those caring for children to have a safe, inclusive space to connect, share, and learn from one another.

Meets the 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month from 10:00 – 11:00 AM
For more information, contact:
Melia at 413.448.8281 x 268 or mhoffman@18degreesma.org
Or
Patricia at 413.448.8281 x 272 or pdasilvamcewan@18degreesma.org

Young Adult Affinity Group @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 2 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

This is a safe and supportive space for young adults ages 18-30 in the LGBTQIA+ community. It is a space for people of shared experiences and identity to have conversations and workshops.

Contact Emma Lenski at emlenski@18degreesma.org   or call 413-448-8281 ext 241 for more information.

Nurturing Parents @ 18 Degrees
Feb 2 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

A 16-week evidence-based curriculum parenting education class. All caregivers are welcome. Prior registration is required.

Contact Sylvana to register – (413) 448-8281 ext 261 or sproano@18degreesma.org

Live Out Loud Middle School @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

A safe, supportive space for LGBTQ+  youth 11-14 to get together and express their authentic selves while having fun! Meets Thursdays 4:00-5:30 pm @ 480 West St.

Contact Emma Lenski emlenski@18degreesma.org or call (413) 448-8281 x 241 for more information

Feb
6
Mon
2023
Parents Helping Parents @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A parent support group for families who have DCF involvement. Meetings are currently held on Zoom.

Contact Melia Hoffman at mhoffman@18degreesma.org or call the office for details (413) 448-8281 x 268.

Feb
7
Tue
2023
Mommy & Me Play Group @ 18 Degrees
Feb 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Mommy & Me Play Group
Tuesdays 11am-12:30pm
This group is for caregivers and children ages 0-3yrs. A chance for the kids to socialize with other kids and for caregivers to socialize with other caregivers of young children. Contact Sylvana!

Feb
8
Wed
2023
Live Out Loud High School @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A safe, supportive space for LGBTQIA+  youth 14-18 to get together for conversation and activities.

Meets Thursdays 3:00-4:00 pm @ 480 West St.

Contact Emma Lenski 413-448-8281 ext. 241 or emlenski@18degreesma.org 

Feb
9
Thu
2023
Nursing Baby & Toddler Group @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Hosted by Berkshire Nursing Families, this is an informal playgroup for families with feeding children to socialize, receive parenting support, and breastfeeding advice from other families. A baby scale is available for weight checks.

Contact Melia for more information at 413-448-8281 ext 268 or mhoffman@18degreesma.org.

Young Adult Affinity Group @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

This is a safe and supportive space for young adults ages 18-30 in the LGBTQIA+ community. It is a space for people of shared experiences and identity to have conversations and workshops.

Contact Emma Lenski at emlenski@18degreesma.org   or call 413-448-8281 ext 241 for more information.

Nurturing Parents @ 18 Degrees
Feb 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

A 16-week evidence-based curriculum parenting education class. All caregivers are welcome. Prior registration is required.

Contact Sylvana to register – (413) 448-8281 ext 261 or sproano@18degreesma.org

Live Out Loud Middle School @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

A safe, supportive space for LGBTQ+  youth 11-14 to get together and express their authentic selves while having fun! Meets Thursdays 4:00-5:30 pm @ 480 West St.

Contact Emma Lenski emlenski@18degreesma.org or call (413) 448-8281 x 241 for more information

Feb
13
Mon
2023
Parents Helping Parents @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A parent support group for families who have DCF involvement. Meetings are currently held on Zoom.

Contact Melia Hoffman at mhoffman@18degreesma.org or call the office for details (413) 448-8281 x 268.

Feb
14
Tue
2023
Mommy & Me Play Group @ 18 Degrees
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Mommy & Me Play Group
Tuesdays 11am-12:30pm
This group is for caregivers and children ages 0-3yrs. A chance for the kids to socialize with other kids and for caregivers to socialize with other caregivers of young children. Contact Sylvana!

Feb
15
Wed
2023
Live Out Loud High School @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A safe, supportive space for LGBTQIA+  youth 14-18 to get together for conversation and activities.

Meets Thursdays 3:00-4:00 pm @ 480 West St.

Contact Emma Lenski 413-448-8281 ext. 241 or emlenski@18degreesma.org 

Feb
16
Thu
2023
Nursing Baby & Toddler Group @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Hosted by Berkshire Nursing Families, this is an informal playgroup for families with feeding children to socialize, receive parenting support, and breastfeeding advice from other families. A baby scale is available for weight checks.

Contact Melia for more information at 413-448-8281 ext 268 or mhoffman@18degreesma.org.

Families Raising Families @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Are you a grandparent, sibling, aunt, uncle, or any other kinship caregiver? Join us for Families Raising Families, a support group dedicated to those caring for children to have a safe, inclusive space to connect, share, and learn from one another.

Meets the 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month from 10:00 – 11:00 AM
For more information, contact:
Melia at 413.448.8281 x 268 or mhoffman@18degreesma.org
Or
Patricia at 413.448.8281 x 272 or pdasilvamcewan@18degreesma.org

Young Adult Affinity Group @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 16 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

This is a safe and supportive space for young adults ages 18-30 in the LGBTQIA+ community. It is a space for people of shared experiences and identity to have conversations and workshops.

Contact Emma Lenski at emlenski@18degreesma.org   or call 413-448-8281 ext 241 for more information.

Live Out Loud Middle School @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

A safe, supportive space for LGBTQ+  youth 11-14 to get together and express their authentic selves while having fun! Meets Thursdays 4:00-5:30 pm @ 480 West St.

Contact Emma Lenski emlenski@18degreesma.org or call (413) 448-8281 x 241 for more information

Feb
18
Sat
2023
Conexione Positivas @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Monthly family activity group for Spanish-speaking families.

Contact Sylvana Proano at SProano@18degreesma.org or (413) 448-8281 ext 261

Feb
20
Mon
2023
Parents Helping Parents @ 18 Degrees Family Resource Center
Feb 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A parent support group for families who have DCF involvement. Meetings are currently held on Zoom.

Contact Melia Hoffman at mhoffman@18degreesma.org or call the office for details (413) 448-8281 x 268.