Residential Life

Kitchens around campus:

Note: It is very important that you clean up after yourselves, and leave the kitchen and utensils clean and ready for the next student to use.

Cohan, Drew, Garman, Newport, Moore, Chapman (across from the gym), Humphries (the Zu), Marsh, Plimpton, Tyler

Equipment:

Many dorms with kitchens have basic equipment available there.  Also, the Amherst Culnary Club has the following utensils available to check out during break:

cutting boards, flexible (6)

knives, large (2)

knives, small paring (2)

colander

frying pan, large

baking pans, large (2)

spoon, large

spatula for grilling

tongs

blender

large cooler

Contact Jessica Mestre (jmestre10@amherst.edu) to see what is available and to arrange pick-up.

Grocery Shopping:

There are lots of options just down the road in Hadley, accessible by bus (PVTA) or a nice bike ride down the bike path.

Big Y 

Location: 175 University Drive, Amherst

Super Stop and Shop

Location: 440 Russell Street, Hadley

Aldi: new discount grocery store

Location: in the Home Depot shopping center, 354 Russell Street, Hadley

Trader Joe's

Location: 375 Russell Street, Hadley

Maple Farm Foods

Location: 10 S Maple St, Hadley

Atkins Farm Country Market: Atkins incorporates all sorts of local food into their selection, much of which is harvested on their own farm. If you haven't had there cider donuts, be sure to grab a 1/2 dozen at the checkout counter.

Location:  1150 West Street, Amherst

 

Transportation:

Check out the PVTA bus schedules linked below before you go stand in the cold!

 Northampton/Hadley: http://www.pvta.com/schedules/B_Lines/B43.pdf

 South Amherst (to get to Atkins): http://www.pvta.com/schedules/B_Lines/B43.pdf