Council on Aging

Council on Aging

Current members

Patricia Ann Lynch, Chair; Patsy Kocot, Winona Corse, Margaret Tiley, Henry Horstmann, Carolyn Thayer



  • Regular COA meetings, 9:30 AM, 1st Wednesday of the month, Town Hall
  • Exercise Class: Wednesdays, 1:45-2:30PM PM, Town Hall (Sept. – May)
  • Foot Screening: Bi-Monthly; Contact Peg Tiley, 369-4010
  • Senior Shuttle Bus: 1st and 3rd Thursdays; contact Heidi at FRTA, 774-2262 x-103
  • Walking Group: Mondays, 9:30 AM, meet at UCC; contact Phyllis Dacey, 369-4326.

Special dates…..

  • For all dinners, call Lorraine Boyden, 369-4061, to reserve a place.

Check out these links to resources for seniors (generously provided by the folks at


The Boomer’s Ultimate Guide to Adding Value to Your Home

Ageing in place/accessibility:

Handicap Accessible Modifications That Won’t Turn Off Future Homebuyers

Technology, Gadgets For Seniors Aging in Place

The Most Common In-Home Injuries for Seniors and How to Prevent Them

5 Fall Prevention Ideas for Bathroom Showers

Getting a Pet Can Improve Aging in Place

Fire Safety for Elders with Special Health Needs

Guide to Room-by-Room Repairs for Easy Accessibility for Disabled Loved Ones

Modifying Outdoor Spaces for Senior Safety

Preparing Your Home for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s Guide


44 Crime prevention tips for seniors

How To Garden Safely When You’re A Senior

26 Home Security Tips for Seniors

The Senior’s Guide to Moving in with a Roommate


Office Hours and Meeting Schedules

For PDF of information below click here: Office Hours rev 7.17.2018


Town Administrator – Town Office

  • Monday through Thursday 9am-5pm
  • Friday 9 am-noon

Assistant to the Town Administrator – Town Office

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9am-2pm

Town Clerk – Town Office

  • Tuesday 9am-Noon
  • Thursday 9am-Noon
  • Friday 9am-Noon

Treasurer/Tax Collector and Assistant Treasurer/Tax Collector – Town Office

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 9am-3pm

Assessors – Town Hall

  • July 9-26 Monday, Wednesday 12-5 pm; Thursday 1-5 pm
  • Summer hours (beginning July 30): Monday, Wednesday 9am-2pm; Thursday 10am-2pm

Board of Health Clerk – Town Hall

  • Thursday 2pm-4pm
  • Saturday 9am-Noon

Town Accountant

  • Monday 12pm-3pm or by appointment

Field Memorial Library (Carol Baldwin, Director; or 413-369-4646)

  • Monday 4pm-7pm
  • Wed. 2pm-7pm
  • Sat. 10am-2pm

Transfer Station – Old Cricket Hill

  • Wednesday 10am-6pm
  • Saturday 9am-5pm
  • Sunday 8am-1pm

For Transfer Station information, check here.


Select Board – Town Office

  • January through Town Meeting-Monday at 6pm (except holidays)
  • May (after Town Meeting) through December-alternating Mondays at 6pm (except holidays)

Agricultural Commission

  • 2nd Thursday of each month at 7pm

Planning Board – Town Office

  • 1st & 3rd Thursdays of each month at 6pm

Board of Assessors – Town Hall

  • To be determined

Board of Health – Town Hall

  • 2nd & 4th Mondays of each month at 7pm

Capital Improvements Planning Committee – Town Hall

  • 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm

Conservation Commission – Town Office

  • 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of each month at 7:30pm

Council on Aging – Town Hall

  • 1st Wednesday of each month at 9:30am

Conway Grammar School – Conway School

  • 3rd Thursday of each month at 7pm

Frontier Regional HS – Frontier School

  • 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7pm

Franklin County Tech – Tech School

  • 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm

Annual Town Meeting – Conway Grammar School

  • 2nd Monday in May at 7:30pm

Annual Town Election – Town Office

  • Thursday after Town Meeting – 11am-7pm