Tuesday September 11, 2012

Hillcrest Educational Centers is hosting the second annual HillcrestFest for children and families on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the HEC's administrative offices located at 788 South St.

All activities and performances are free and there is no admission charge.

The day will feature nationally renowned musician David Grover, Bowey the Clown, pony rides, bounce houses, face painting, spin and balloon art, raffle, and a digital photo booth.

Ice cream is also free with hot dogs, hamburgers and beverages available for $1 purchase.

For parking, a continuous shuttle service will run from Berkshire Life Insurance Company at 700 South St. Limited parking will be available at Hillcrest Educational Centers.

The event is sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union with additional support from Carr Hardware Inc.

Information: Sheila Mason, Hillcrest's director of Development and Community Outreach, smason@hillcrestec.org or (413) 499-7924, ext. 133.