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Regarding the recent tax bills - Due to a computer glitch, the due date wasn't included. The due date should have read as May 1, 2014. Please disregard the box that says "interest through 3/17/2014." Thank you!

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Listing of upcoming events and recent postings - please check the Council on Aging page for other events that may be of interest.

Posted 4/9 - Huntington Egg Hunt, April 12 at 11:00 (details)

Posted 4/9 - Holyoke Children’s Museum visit, Tuesday, April 22, 2014 (details)

Posted 4/9 - WINE & CANVAS: May 9, Stanton Hall, Huntington (details)

Posted 1/29 - Application forms are now available for the Senior Tax Work Off Program for Fiscal Year 2015 (details)

Posted 1/29 - Application forms are now available for the Veteran Tax Work Off Program for Fiscal Year 2015 (details)

Posted 9/30 - COA Yoga classes (details)

Posted 6/9 - 2012 Annual Report (2.28Mb)

Posted 11/30 - Property Valuation Report (PDF - 81kb)

Photos of the Cross Bridge courtesy of the Chester Foundation and Richard Huhtanen

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Events and Postings

Huntington Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 11 AM
Pettis Field
Rain date Sunday April 13 at 11AM

For Huntington children and grandchildren only through grade 4
Don’t forget your baskets!

Sponsored by the Huntington Recreation Committee


The Huntington Recreation Committee is sponsoring a trip for Huntington residents to:

The Holyoke Children’s Museum
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Cost: $5.00 per family
*Cost is $5 per person for out of town residents

We will meet inside the museum on the upper floor in the picnic area at 10:00 am

To register please call Fawn at 667-3219 or by e-mail: Huntingtonrec@gmail.com
Please leave name, number of adults & children who will be attending, and contact information.
Please register by April 17, 2014.

The Holyoke Children’s Museum is located at:
444 Dwight St., Holyoke, MA 01040

Everyone will also receive a ticket for a free ride on the Holyoke Merry-Go-Round


WINE & CANVAS
Stanton Hall, Huntington
May 9, 6:30-9:00
Please arrive at 6pm and be ready to paint promptly at 6:30

Fun Night Out! Or treat your mom to a night out. Come join us.

Our talented artists will instruct you step-by-step through re-creating the featured painting of the day. At the end of the event, you'll take home a work of art that you created. Bring Your Own Wine (21 and over). The fee is $30 for Huntington residents and $35 non-residents.

Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Call Kathy 413-667-3420 to register.

This is a town event sponsored by the Huntington Recreation Committee


Senior Tax Work Off Program for Fiscal Year 2015

Application forms are now available in Town Hall and on this website for the Senior Tax Work Off Program for Fiscal Year 2015.  Tax reduction amount will be applied to February 1, 2015 or May 1, 2015 property tax bill (depending on when hours are completed).  Under this program, taxpayers who are 60 years of age or older may earn a real estate tax reduction of $500 per fiscal year at a rate of $8.00 per hour (state minimum wage) for up to 62.50 hours of work.  The program is administered by the Huntington Selectboard and the Huntington Board of Assessors.

Download the PDF application for complete information and eligibility requirements.


Veteran Tax Work Off Program for Fiscal Year 2015

Application forms are available in Town Hall and on this website for the Veteran Tax Work Off Program for Fiscal Year 2015.  Tax reduction amount will be applied to February 1 or May 1, 2015 property tax bill (depending on when hours are completed).  Under this program, veteran taxpayers may earn a real estate tax reduction of $500 per fiscal year at a rate of $8.00 per hour (state minimum wage) for up to 62.50 hours of work.  The program is administered by the Huntington Selectboard and the Huntington Board of Assessors.

Download the PDF application for complete information and eligibility requirements.


YOGA CLASSES IN HUNTINGTON (year-round)

Space is available for students in the Huntington yoga classes sponsored by the Huntington Council on Aging. Each class is held in Stanton Hall, every Wednesday, from 9:00AM until 10:15 AM.  Sally Barber from the Westfield Yoga Center is the instructor.

Those wishing to improve their physical health, clear and calm their minds, and develop emotional resiliency are especially encouraged to attend these classes.

Thanks to the support of the Huntington Council on Aging, the co-payment for each class is only $5.00. Attendance is on a drop-in basis and no pre-registration is needed. Adults of all ages and abilities are welcome to join this group.  For more information contact Anne Marie Knox - Chairman of the Huntington COA - at 667-3167.


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