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Women's Running Club Scholarship


GREATER SPRINGFIELD — The Pioneer Valley Women's Running Club is accepting applications for their annual scholarship for an area girl who is graduating high school in 2011 and has a history of being involved in track and field or cross country running during high school in Western Mass or Northern Connecticut.
Applications can be obtained at area high school guidance offices. The scholarship is $500.
A short essay as well as school information is requested with the application.
For more information, contact school guidance, go online to www.pvwrc.org or call Winnie Hopfe at 567-0814.

Week Of The Young Child


SPRINGFIELD — MassMutual Children's House Child Care Center, 720 Wilbraham Road, will be hosting a series of events to celebrate The Week of The Young Child. Marking its 40th year, the purpose of the week is honor young children, their families, teachers, caregivers and other adults who help young children make the most of opportunities in their early years. Children's House has put together a calendar of events, sampling below, including visits from Mayor Domenic Sarno, Police Chief William Fitchett and other city dignitaries along with members of the local business community. Special events have also been planned for the children.
For a complete calendar of events, call 782-4448.

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