Berkshire County Family Activities and Events Calendar: Jan 7-13

hands drumming on a set of specialized drums similar to bongos

Aimee Gelinas will continue to host weekly Afro-Carribean and West African Hand-drumming classes in the new year on Monday nights at the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts in Pittsfield.

Wednesday, Jan 09

Chess Club for All Ages (Sheffield) Wednesday, January 9 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bushnell Sage (Sheffield) Library
48 Main Street, Sheffield

Berkshire County children can visit with friends and strategize as they play chess each week at the Busnell Sage Library in Sheffield; beginners welcome.
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Begun in June of 2012 by Berkshire County blogger, writer and mom Kelly Bevan McIlquham, Berkshire Family Focus is your one-stop source for family activities, events and more in the Berkshires of Massachusetts. From kid-friendly theater to family-focused museum exhibits, outdoor activities and more, we provide an up-to-date calendar of it all. Whether from the Berkshires or just visiting you are sure to find something to satisfy and entertain every member of your family in this online resource and guide. To have your event, business or family-friendly organization featured here, send press releases and detailed information to
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