Calendar

Jun
18
Tue
WeMuse Littlest Learners @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 18 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Jun
20
Thu
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village
Jun 20 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village

Get to know the farmyard. Each week, young children ages 2-5 and their caregivers meet one of our farm animals, enjoy a special story, and do a simple craft in the Discovery Barn.

Jun
21
Fri
da Vinci Docent Hours @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 21 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
da Vinci Docent Hours @ Berkshire Museum

Learn more about Leonardo and his innovative designs from our knowledgeable exhibition docents and enjoy hands-on demonstrations of many of his machines, including mechanisms that are usually do not touch!

WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs) @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 21 @ 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs) @ Berkshire Museum | Pittsfield | Massachusetts | United States

Little ones can explore the Aquarium and three Museum galleries! Each week features songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Check our weekly e-news for each week’s theme. This program is geared towards children 18 months to 3 years. Older and younger siblings are always welcome!

WeeMuse programs are generously sponsored by the Berkshire Bank Foundation.

Jun
22
Sat
Nia Dance Fitness with Diane Firtell @ Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness
Jun 22 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Chowtime @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 22 @ 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion After Hours @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 22 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion After Hours @ Berkshire Museum

Explore Leonardo’s imaginative inventions at a reduced ticket price during extended evening hours every Saturday night. Use cranks, levers, and pulleys to test da Vinci’s mechanisms after family dinner,  bring your date to see a wooden battle tank, or spend some time marveling at flying machines before catching a Little Cinema screening.

Jun
23
Sun
Goat Yoga @ Hancock Shaker Village
Jun 23 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Goat Yoga @ Hancock Shaker Village

Show mom why she’s the G.O.A.T. Bring a mat and your mom.

Discovery Tank Program @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 23 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Discovery Tank Program @ Berkshire Museum

Meet the residents of the Berkshire Museum Aquarium’s tide pool tank in this guided, hands-on educational program for all ages. This drop-in experience will be led by a member of the Museum’s staff who can answer your questions and help you interact with the exciting sea creatures in the tank.

Jun
25
Tue
WeMuse Littlest Learners @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 25 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Jun
27
Thu
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village
Jun 27 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village

Get to know the farmyard. Each week, young children ages 2-5 and their caregivers meet one of our farm animals, enjoy a special story, and do a simple craft in the Discovery Barn.

Jun
28
Fri
da Vinci Docent Hours @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 28 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
da Vinci Docent Hours @ Berkshire Museum

Learn more about Leonardo and his innovative designs from our knowledgeable exhibition docents and enjoy hands-on demonstrations of many of his machines, including mechanisms that are usually do not touch!

Jun
29
Sat
Nia Dance Fitness with Diane Firtell @ Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness
Jun 29 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Chowtime @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 29 @ 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
OLLI Distinguished Speaker Series: Jeremy Yudkin @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 29 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
OLLI Distinguished Speaker Series: Jeremy Yudkin @ Berkshire Museum

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) presents a series of talks with Berkshire-based cultural leaders and influencers.

Jeremy Yudkin, Ph.D. : Papa Haydn. Without Him — No Classical Music

Jeremy Yudkin is Professor of Music and co-Director of the Center for Beethoven Research at Boston University, and his interests are wide and varied, including everything from medieval music to the music of the Beatles. Jeremy has written 8 books: on medieval music and manuscripts, on a sixteenth-century music primer, and on jazz. Helping all people understand music is one of his greatest passions. He is a compelling, lively, and friendly speaker.

Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion After Hours @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 29 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion After Hours @ Berkshire Museum

Explore Leonardo’s imaginative inventions at a reduced ticket price during extended evening hours every Saturday night. Use cranks, levers, and pulleys to test da Vinci’s mechanisms after family dinner,  bring your date to see a wooden battle tank, or spend some time marveling at flying machines before catching a Little Cinema screening.

Jun
30
Sun
Discovery Tank Program @ Berkshire Museum
Jun 30 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Discovery Tank Program @ Berkshire Museum

Meet the residents of the Berkshire Museum Aquarium’s tide pool tank in this guided, hands-on educational program for all ages. This drop-in experience will be led by a member of the Museum’s staff who can answer your questions and help you interact with the exciting sea creatures in the tank.

Jul
2
Tue
WeMuse Littlest Learners @ Berkshire Museum
Jul 2 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Jul
4
Thu
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village
Jul 4 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Farm Friends @ Hancock Shaker Village

Get to know the farmyard. Each week, young children ages 2-5 and their caregivers meet one of our farm animals, enjoy a special story, and do a simple craft in the Discovery Barn.

Jul
6
Sat
Nia Dance Fitness with Diane Firtell @ Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness
Jul 6 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM