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The city of Agawam was founded in 1855 as a town and is located in the Hampden county area. The name Agawam which is an Indian term meaning crooked river was given to the community for its location on the Connecticut River which separates Agawam from Springfield.

Although a city government, the community wishes to be known as The Town of Agawam which has retained its sense of being a small town of tradition does offer many recreational opportunities at the numerous amounts of State Parks and neighboring golf courses.

Agawam is the home of Six Flags New England (formerly Riverside Amusement Park) which included the NASCAR racing track riverside speedway.

Proud of the affordable land and buildings with low tax rates lets residents build good lives and attracts those who dream of buying an affordable home or starting their own business. Agawams setting of historic homes and traditional farm fields with the natural location of the towns mountains and rivers and streams retains an appealing sense of a great place to raise children with family values and good schools and is also a peaceful place to enjoy retirement years.

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American Acoustic Music Jamboree
The Pioneer Valley Pickers and Grinners will present a performance of American Acoustic Music Sunday March 20th from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM at JRS Flea Market 870 Suffield Street, Route 75 Agawam MA 01001. The Resurrection Airmen Band will bring their unique blend of classic country, bluegrass and gospel music for this special performance. The Airmen play a variety of stringed musical instruments including Resophonic Guitar, Five String Banjo, Mandolin, Guitar and Bass Fiddle. Their music ranges from Bob Wills' Texas Swing, and Bill Monroe's Bluegrass to the Beatles and George Strait all presented with a heaping helping of down home humor. Admission is free to this family friendly event. Contact Kirk at 413-569-3637 for further information.

When: Mar 20, 2015 12 AM to Mar 20, 2015 12 AMin Agawam, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00 )
Workforce Training Fund Information Session-Agawam

This information session provides an overview of all of the Workforce Training Fund programs. Topics covered include: the features and requirements of each program, funding availability, and application process. Following the information session, participants should be able to determine which grants are best suited for their business needs and know how to begin the application process. The information session lasts 2 hours and covers the following WTFP grant programs:

 

  • General Program
  • Express Program
  • Regional Training Capacity Pilot Program
  • Technical Assistance Grant

 

For more information about the Workforce Training Fund Program, please visit our website: www.mass.gov/wtfp.



When: Feb 6, 2015 1 PM to Feb 6, 2015 3 PMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Fri, 06 Feb 2015 13 )
Workforce Training Fund Workshop Session-Agawam

The General Program Application Workshop is designed for businesses that are ready to apply or are in the process of applying for a Workforce Training Fund General Program Training Grant. This workshop provides a comprehensive overview of the General Program application, including:

 

  • What are the elements of a successful application?
  • How to develop a successful training plan
  • What are measurable grant outcomes?
  • Grant terminology
  • Examples of General Program applications

 

For more information on the Workforce Training Fund, please visit our website: www.mass.gov/wtfp.



When: May 1, 2015 1 PM to May 1, 2015 4 PMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Fri, 01 May 2015 13 )
Workforce Training Fund Workshop Session-Agawam

The General Program Application Workshop is designed for businesses that are ready to apply or are in the process of applying for a Workforce Training Fund General Program Training Grant. This workshop provides a comprehensive overview of the General Program application, including:

 

  • What are the elements of a successful application?
  • How to develop a successful training plan
  • What are measurable grant outcomes?
  • Grant terminology
  • Examples of General Program applications

 

Please note: this workshop session may be delivered by the host organization's staff, not Workforce Training Fund representatives. For more information on the Workforce Training Fund, please visit our website: www.mass.gov/wtfp.



When: Sep 18, 2015 9 AM to Sep 18, 2015 12 PMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Fri, 18 Sep 2015 09 )
Workforce Training Fund Workshop Session-Agawam

The General Program Application Workshop is designed for businesses that are ready to apply or are in the process of applying for a Workforce Training Fund General Program Training Grant. This workshop provides a comprehensive overview of the General Program application, including:

 

  • What are the elements of a successful application?
  • How to develop a successful training plan
  • What are measurable grant outcomes?
  • Grant terminology
  • Examples of General Program applications

 

Please note: this workshop session may be delivered by the host organization's staff, not Workforce Training Fund representatives. For more information on the Workforce Training Fund, please visit our website: www.mass.gov/wtfp.



When: Dec 4, 2015 12 PM to Dec 4, 2015 3 PMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Fri, 04 Dec 2015 12 )
Workforce Training Fund Workshop Session-Agawam

The General Program Application Workshop is designed for businesses that are ready to apply or are in the process of applying for a Workforce Training Fund General Program Training Grant. This workshop provides a comprehensive overview of the General Program application, including:

 

  • What are the elements of a successful application?
  • How to develop a successful training plan
  • What are measurable grant outcomes?
  • Grant terminology
  • Examples of General Program applications

 

For more information on the Workforce Training Fund, please visit our website: www.mass.gov/wtfp.



When: Feb 27, 2015 12 PM to Feb 27, 2015 3 PMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12 )
American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Dec 22, 2014 2 PM in Agawam, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14 )
Angels Take Flight Into Fitness


When: Jan 24, 2015 12 AM to Jan 24, 2015 12 AMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Sat, 24 Jan 2015 00 )

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