The Hilltown Family Center and Chester Elementary School invite families to a StoryWalk of "The Hike" by Alison Farrell at the school, 325 Middlefield School.

StoryWalk features pages from a children’s story installed along a walking route. The featured story will be changed twice a month throughout the fall.

Chester students will enjoy the StoryWalk as part of their school program. Others are invited during daylight, non-school hours and on weekends. Participants are to adhere to all posted Gateway Regional School District and Hilltown Family Center COVID-19 protocols.

Information: Susan LeBarron, Hilltown Family Center coordinator, at 413-667-2203, ext. 311, or

Jeannie Maschino can be reached at 413-496-6256 or

Community News Editor / Librarian

Jeannie Maschino is community news editor and librarian for The Berkshire Eagle. She has worked for the newspaper in various capacities since 1982 and joined the newsroom in 1989.