In 2013, Amherst Media purchased property on Main Street with the goal of building a world-class community technology center in downtown Amherst. Our vision was to create a new resource for the Amherst community that could be a hub for government transparency, community media, and meaningful civic dialogue.
At 2:30pm on Monday December 14, 2015, Makers at Amherst Media will hold public presentations of work by Makerspace members during the Fall. Presentations will include UMass Open Science students as well as participants of the weekly open drop-in session. We invite you to join us to see what we've been working on!
This time of year we are all inundated with requests for financial contributions from many worthwhile and deserving organizations. Please take a minute to read the difficult situation, your local media access provider, Amherst Media, currently finds itself in as we launch our second Annual Fund appeal.
Amherst Media welcomes the Amherst Rotary Club to our studios again for the 8th Annual Rotary Club Auction. The auction will be broadcast live on Friday, November 13th from 6pm-9pm and continuing on Saturday from 12pm-9pm. Programming on channel 12 is shifting to channel 15 starting at 5 pm on Friday until 10 pm on Saturday.
This year the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce handed out A+ Awards to six local businesses, people, and organizations. Amherst Media produced videos for five of the awardees, which you can watch online.