Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet Coming To Simon's Rock
Gregory Pardlo will discuss his new book, “Air Traffic: A Memoir of Ambition and Manhood in America”, Thursday, August 30, at 7 P.M. in the Daniel Arts Center at Bard College at Simon’s Rock. The free lecture is open to the public.
Filling the Air With Song
Everyone is invited to join with the Berkshire Concert Choir for its final Summer Sing. It’s coming up next Monday, August 20, at 7 P.M.
Tax Free From A to Z
We have some information and shopping suggestions for tax-free shopping in Massachusetts this weekend.
Up Close and Personal with Nature Matters
Lee's Jen Leahey has started Nature Matters, a new 501c3 not for profit offering educational programs featuring direct experiences with live animals and the outdoors for audiences of all ages.
Helping to Fill a Need in South Berkshire
The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts helps to support food security efforts, with a monthly Brown Bag for elders in Stockbridge and a mobile food bank in Great Barrington.
Weekend Heritage Walks Coming Up In September
63 free, guided interpretive walking tours will be offered by the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area on Saturdays and Sundays from Sept. 8-30.
Rockwell Museum To Host Naturalization Ceremony
The Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge will once again partner with the Berkshire Immigrant Center to host their annual United States Citizenship Naturalization Ceremony on Friday, August 10 from 10 A.M. to 1 P.M.
Lake Mansfield Boat Launch Update
Work continues at the boat launch on Lake Mansfield Rd. in Great Barrington.
Grillsdale 2018: A Lot of Food and Fun in Hillsdale
"Grillsdale 2018: Third Time's a Char", a festive evening of grilled food and live music takes place on Saturday August 25 in Roe Jan Park in Hillsdale, NY starting at 7 P.M.
20th Annual Monument Cup Youth Soccer Tourney Scheduled
The Monument Cup Soccer Committee is again hosting a 3v3 soccer tournament for youth players in the U10, U12 & U14 age groups, in both boys and girls divisions. This year's 20th annual edition is scheduled for Saturday, September 22 at Monument Mountain Regional H.S.
Mass. Raises West Nile Virus Risk Levels
The Mass. Dept. of Public Health has raised the West Nile virus risk level classification from low to moderate in several South Berkshire County communities. No human cases reported so far.
Free Form Fun at Monterey Library Knox Gallery
Knox Gallery at Monterey Library is inviting you to "A Happening" this Friday Aug.3 from 4-7 P.M. For a suggested donation of $15 for adults and $5 for students you can join in creating a piece of collaborative art on the walls of the soon-to-be-renovated gallery.
$3 Million Ticketed For the Berkshires
The funds will be coming from the state to several local towns through 2018 Community Development Block Grant Awards.
Young Berkshire Artists Work Goes International
IS183 Art School of the Berkshires’ “Colors for Peace”, an exhibit of over 500 Berkshire County K-5th grade artists about "PEACE”, is now going to be displayed in Italy.
Final Call for Great Radio Auction Savings
This is it! Your last chance to grab the few remaining super deals on items from our Great Radio Auction this past Saturday.
More Road Work on GB Horizon
Starting next Monday, July 30, the Great Barrington Fire District will begin water main replacement on Route 7 and 23 between the St.James Place intersection and the cross-country line from the Green River pump station on Maple Avenue (Route 23/41).
Nonprofit Workshop Set For August 6
The Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires is offering the workshop “Project Leadership: Planning Work to Influence People and Drive Results”, led by consultant Bob Voss, Monday, August 6 from 10 A.M. to Noon.
Antiquing in the Berkshires
The Great Barrington Historical Society presents their Annual Antique Show & Flea Market on July 28.. It'll be set up from 9 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. on the beautiful lawns of the Society's Museum, 817 South Main Street, Great Barrington.
Near Miss on Main Street
How's that Main Street Stockbridge traffic study coming along?
Jimmy's Ride for Berkshire County Kids Place Getting Ready to Rol
Berkshire County Kids’ Place will host the 23rd Annual Jimmy’s Ride to benefit victims of child abuse on Saturday July 28. The event is held in memory of Pittsfield native Jimmy Bernardo.