Town Clerk, Brenda Emerson-Camp has updated her office hours as follows beginning immediately: Mondays from 8-10 am and Thursdays from 4-7 pm. She will be out of the office on on Monday, August 16, 2021. ...read more...
Membership needed: COA Board of Directors are looking for Board members
Monthly meetings first Thursday of every month in the a.m. and other functions as needed
Contact the Council on Aging (413-634-2262) or the Board of Selectmen(413-634-5354)...read more...
Please note all appointed or elected town officials must take the Ethic Training Program which can be found on the State Ethics Commission site: www.muniprog.eth.state.ma.us.
Print the certificate when completed. The certificate must be given to the Town Clerk who in turn will give you the Open Meeting ...read more...
In accordance with the provisions of M.G.L. Ch. 40A, § 11, the Cummington Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing at the Community House, 33 Main Street, on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, starting at 7:00 PM, to consider the application of Richard Roberge for a variance from the ...read more...
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Meeting times: First Monday of each month at 7:30pm
|Term: Elected for 5 years at the Annual Town Meeting|
Librarian - Mark DeMaranville
February 2021 - Covid Update - In addition to the curbside pickup info noted below, the library will now be open Saturday mornings, by appt and space permitting; no more than 2 patrons inside at a time.The Bryant Free Library will be open Saturday mornings from 8:30-12:30 with curbside delivery of books, magazines, dvd's etc. Curbside items can be ordered by calling Librarian Mark DeMaranville at 634-5400 and leaving a message. A mask is required when picking up with 1 transaction at a time. Books will be bagged with names and a return date and will be left out for a designated pick up or a patron may call the library at 634-0109 on arrival. Returns can be left in the drop box. The librarian will wear a mask for all interactions with patrons and will use recommended safety precautions when packaging books.
The Bryant Free Library and the Librarian's House were built by William Cullen Bryant and donated to the Town of Cummington along with a collection of his books. Today the library holds about 7000 books, 400 video tapes, and 100 audio tapes along with a computer for patrons to use for internet access and a copier for patron use. The library has an annual budget of about $9500 which is used to pay utility bills and to purchase new books. Each year the Cummington library has about 3000 patron visits.