Calendar

Oct
5
Sat
She Shapes History @ Berkshire Museum
Oct 5 2019 @ 12:00 AM – May 25 2020 @ 11:45 PM
Jan
16
Thu
Ten Days of Play Free Community Night @ Berkshire Museum
Jan 16 @ 5:30 PM – Feb 21 @ 7:30 PM

All Ages
Celebrate the culmination of Ten Days of Play! Families are invited to explore this year’s engaging, exciting, child-directed Ten Days of Play activities, free of charge.

Feb
1
Sat
“Getting to Yes: Woman’s Suffrage in the Berkshires and Beyond” @ Berkshire Athenaeum
Feb 1 @ 9:00 AM – Apr 1 @ 9:00 PM

This exhibit will examine the history of women’s suffrage in the Berkshires though ten themes that include: education, religion, work, abolition and civil rights, temperance, fashion, and the important women from the Berkshires that made their voices known.

Presented by the Berkshire County Historical Society in partnership with OLLI and the Berkshire Athenaeum

Feb
13
Thu
10×10 New Play Festival @ St. Germain Stage
Feb 13 @ 7:30 PM – Mar 9 @ 3:00 AM

Every 10 minutes, a new play begins! Join us for ten 10 minute plays by 10 playwrights, featuring a dynamite group of actors.

Feb
14
Fri
Daily Play @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 14 – Feb 22 all-day

Kids of all ages are invited to build, collaborate, experiment, and learn with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, colorful Bilderhoos boards, magnetic Tegu blocks, and tables piled high with LEGO bricks at the center of the Museum. In the popular Tinker Lab, older children can take apart old electronics to create something new. At the Animation Station, kids and adults will explore the world of animation and learn how to create their own animations using various methods as part of The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons.

Friday, February 14, 3:30 to 5 pm
Saturday, February 15, 11 am to 3 pm
Sunday, February 16, noon to 3 pm
Monday to Saturday, February 17 to 22, 11 am to 3 pm

Included with regular Museum admission – children under 18 free!

 

 

 

10×10 New Play Festival @ St. Germain Stage
Feb 14 @ 7:30 PM – Mar 10 @ 4:00 AM

Every 10 minutes, a new play begins! Join us for ten 10 minute plays by 10 playwrights, featuring a dynamite group of actors.

Feb
15
Sat
Daily Play @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 15 – Feb 23 all-day

Kids of all ages are invited to build, collaborate, experiment, and learn with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, colorful Bilderhoos boards, magnetic Tegu blocks, and tables piled high with LEGO bricks at the center of the Museum. In the popular Tinker Lab, older children can take apart old electronics to create something new. At the Animation Station, kids and adults will explore the world of animation and learn how to create their own animations using various methods as part of The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons.

Friday, February 14, 3:30 to 5 pm
Saturday, February 15, 11 am to 3 pm
Sunday, February 16, noon to 3 pm
Monday to Saturday, February 17 to 22, 11 am to 3 pm

Included with regular Museum admission – children under 18 free!

 

 

 

10×10 New Play Festival @ St. Germain Stage
Feb 15 @ 7:30 PM – Mar 11 @ 4:00 AM

Every 10 minutes, a new play begins! Join us for ten 10 minute plays by 10 playwrights, featuring a dynamite group of actors.

Feb
16
Sun
Daily Play @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 16 – Feb 24 all-day

Kids of all ages are invited to build, collaborate, experiment, and learn with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, colorful Bilderhoos boards, magnetic Tegu blocks, and tables piled high with LEGO bricks at the center of the Museum. In the popular Tinker Lab, older children can take apart old electronics to create something new. At the Animation Station, kids and adults will explore the world of animation and learn how to create their own animations using various methods as part of The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons.

Friday, February 14, 3:30 to 5 pm
Saturday, February 15, 11 am to 3 pm
Sunday, February 16, noon to 3 pm
Monday to Saturday, February 17 to 22, 11 am to 3 pm

Included with regular Museum admission – children under 18 free!

 

 

 

10×10 New Play Festival @ St. Germain Stage
Feb 16 @ 7:30 PM – Mar 12 @ 4:00 AM

Every 10 minutes, a new play begins! Join us for ten 10 minute plays by 10 playwrights, featuring a dynamite group of actors.

Feb
17
Mon
Daily Play @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 17 – Feb 25 all-day

Kids of all ages are invited to build, collaborate, experiment, and learn with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, colorful Bilderhoos boards, magnetic Tegu blocks, and tables piled high with LEGO bricks at the center of the Museum. In the popular Tinker Lab, older children can take apart old electronics to create something new. At the Animation Station, kids and adults will explore the world of animation and learn how to create their own animations using various methods as part of The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons.

Friday, February 14, 3:30 to 5 pm
Saturday, February 15, 11 am to 3 pm
Sunday, February 16, noon to 3 pm
Monday to Saturday, February 17 to 22, 11 am to 3 pm

Included with regular Museum admission – children under 18 free!

 

 

 

Darrow School 10×10 Workshops @ Lichtenstein Center for the Arts
Feb 17 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Ted Lightburn, Science Department Chair, Hands-to-Work Director – Students from The Darrow School will demonstrate air pressure concepts through a hands-on demonstration where children will make a Cartesian Diver that they can take home with them. These Darrow Juniors in high school have recently completed a unit on gas pressure. They will be able to explain how pressure and volume are related in an experiment that they can re-create almost anywhere with easily found materials. Suitable for all ages.

Records and Burpee Zoo Show @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 17 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

All Ages. Meet seven live animals from the Records and Burpee Zoo and learn about their adaptations, how they survive in the wild, and the consequences of keeping wild animals as pets.

WordXWord: I Have Something to Say Berkshire Museum @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 17 @ 7:00 PM

In the spirit of She Shapes History, WordXWord has challenged poets give voice to the often overlooked, unvoiced, ways that women have and continue to move the world forward.

Feb
18
Tue
Daily Play @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 18 – Feb 26 all-day

Kids of all ages are invited to build, collaborate, experiment, and learn with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, colorful Bilderhoos boards, magnetic Tegu blocks, and tables piled high with LEGO bricks at the center of the Museum. In the popular Tinker Lab, older children can take apart old electronics to create something new. At the Animation Station, kids and adults will explore the world of animation and learn how to create their own animations using various methods as part of The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons.

Friday, February 14, 3:30 to 5 pm
Saturday, February 15, 11 am to 3 pm
Sunday, February 16, noon to 3 pm
Monday to Saturday, February 17 to 22, 11 am to 3 pm

Included with regular Museum admission – children under 18 free!

 

 

 

Free Skating Opportunity @ Boys & Girls Club
Feb 18 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

The Pittsfield Cooperative Bank, The City of Pittsfield Recreation Program and the Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires invite the first 100 people through the door during the Public Skate at the Pittsfield Boys & Girls Club to free admission for skating as well as free skate rental if needed (limited size availability).

BIFF Best Of Fest Shorts @ Phoenix Theatres Beacon Cinema
Feb 18 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

BIFF celebrates short film with some of the best shorts from our 14th Annual Festival.

Feb
19
Wed
Daily Play @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 19 – Feb 27 all-day

Kids of all ages are invited to build, collaborate, experiment, and learn with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, colorful Bilderhoos boards, magnetic Tegu blocks, and tables piled high with LEGO bricks at the center of the Museum. In the popular Tinker Lab, older children can take apart old electronics to create something new. At the Animation Station, kids and adults will explore the world of animation and learn how to create their own animations using various methods as part of The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons.

Friday, February 14, 3:30 to 5 pm
Saturday, February 15, 11 am to 3 pm
Sunday, February 16, noon to 3 pm
Monday to Saturday, February 17 to 22, 11 am to 3 pm

Included with regular Museum admission – children under 18 free!

 

 

 

Darrow School 10×10 Workshop @ Lichtenstein Center for the Arts
Feb 19 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

The Darrow Theater Workshop members, led by Jennifer Pytleski Performing Arts Department Chair, Theater Director, English Teacher, will be facilitating a workshop focused on youth devised work. Participants will have the chance to build a 10-minute play informed by theater games, stories, and the space we are creating in.

Wednesday, February 19

9:30-11:30am

Feb
20
Thu
Daily Play @ Berkshire Museum
Feb 20 – Feb 28 all-day

Kids of all ages are invited to build, collaborate, experiment, and learn with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, colorful Bilderhoos boards, magnetic Tegu blocks, and tables piled high with LEGO bricks at the center of the Museum. In the popular Tinker Lab, older children can take apart old electronics to create something new. At the Animation Station, kids and adults will explore the world of animation and learn how to create their own animations using various methods as part of The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons.

Friday, February 14, 3:30 to 5 pm
Saturday, February 15, 11 am to 3 pm
Sunday, February 16, noon to 3 pm
Monday to Saturday, February 17 to 22, 11 am to 3 pm

Included with regular Museum admission – children under 18 free!