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West Springfield Residence Inn Suites Hotel
The Residence Inn Suites Hotel in West Springfield in pet friendly specializes in extended stays located near the Basketball Hall of Fame, Six Flags NE & The Big E. Spacious Suites with full kitchen, free internet access, daily hot breakfast and cable TV with HBO.
About Agawam
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 Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Nov 28, 2014 10 AM in Agawam, Massachusetts (Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10 )
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 )
American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Dec 22, 2014 2 PM in Agawam, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14 )
Workforce Training Fund Information Session-Agawam

Want more information about the Workforce Training Fund Program and which training grant would best fit your business' training needs?

This 2-hour information session will give an overview of all of the Workforce Training Fund Grant Programs:

  • General Program Training Grants - including Consortium Grants
  • Express Program Training Grants
  • Technical Assistance Grants
  • Regional Training Capacity Pilot Program


The overview will cover the features and benefits of each program, the amount of available funding, and how to apply.

For more information about the Workforce Training Fund Program, visit

When: Dec 5, 2014 1 PM to Dec 5, 2014 3 PMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Fri, 05 Dec 2014 13 )
Christine Sulborski, "Alex's Winter Adventure"
When: Dec 4, 2014 6 PM in Agawam, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18 )

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