Grown-Up Fun

Grown-up Friendly Activities & Events, and Things to Do in the Berkshires, Berkshire County Massachusetts

Parents’ Night Out: Less is more at ‘The Skivvies’ coming to Williamstown July 27 and 28

WILLIAMSTOWN — Less is definitely more at the sexiest, sassiest show of the summer coming to the Williamstown Theatre Festival July 27 and 28! Sizzling musical comedy duo Lauren Molina (Ten Cents a Dance at WTF) and Nick Cearley (All Shook Up) – AKA The Skivvies – turn the heat way, way up as they perform stripped(…)

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‘Young Frankenstein’ at Berkshire Community College ‘vas’ marvelous [Parents Eye Review]

Author’s Note: I was beyond thrilled when I was asked to contribute theater reviews for Berkshire Family Focus’ “Parent’s Eye View” column this theater season. Combining my writing and my passion for live theater, I could not say no! As Berkshire Family Focus is a family publication, I will rate each production as “Family Friendly”(…)

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IS183 Art School of the Berkshires annual gala to take place April 12

STOCKBRIDGE — This year, IS183 Art School of the Berkshire’s innovative annual gala is inspired by the intersection of a brilliant shade of red and an 18th century dance and is set for this Saturday, April 12. Guests wearing many shades of red will enjoy dinner at a variety of venues, followed by dancing at(…)

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For the Grown-ups: Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Hops and Vines

WILLIAMSTOWN — Hops and Vines will host a St. Patrick’s Day celebration, this Saturday, March 15, beginning at noon. The afternoon/evening of fun will feature games such as darts, beer pong and corn-hole, food specials, and Irish music with Blueberry Buckle, followed by a DJ at 9 p.m.. Patrons are invited to attend in costume.(…)

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Mom’s Night Out Giveaway: Tickets to Spank! Harder at the Colonial

PITTSFIELD — The highly anticipated sequel to “SPANK! The Fifty Shades Parody,” last year’s No. 1 show across the country, is coming to the Colonial in February and we’ve got two pairs of tickets to give away. “SPANK! Harder” will play for one-night only, Saturday, Feb. 8, at 8 p.m. at the Colonial Theatre in(…)

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Civitan Club fundraiser at Hilltop Orchard offers two afternoons of Grown-Up Fun

RICHMOND — Summer is just around the corner a have we’ve got a fun, grown-up day out for you. On Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and 2, Hilltop Orchards in Richmond will host its 11th Annual Apple Blosson Bash. Grown-ups can sneak away from the kiddos for an afternoon of gourmet hot and cold hors(…)

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Karen Lee challenges area Berkshirites to get fit in the new year [PHOTO GALLERY]

“10 lessons you FEEL the difference, 20 lessons you SEE the difference, 30 lessons you have a NEW BODY.” ~ Joe Pilates Having said that: “Let me take you there” ~ Karen Lee  LENOX —  Pilates instructor Karen Lee is challenging Berkshire-area parents to join her Resolution Revolution 2013, and encourages Berkshirites to begin the new(…)

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GROWN-UP NIGHT OUT: Berkshire Theatre Group celebrates the season with a Snow Ball

PITTSFIELD — On Dec. 28 at 9 p.m., following the conclusion of the 7:30 p.m. performance of “A Christmas Carol,” Berkshire County residents are invited to join Berkshire Theatre Group for its Snow Ball, a fun and informal dance party in The Garage. The Snow Ball will begin at 9 p.m. and feature DJ BFG,(…)

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Stockbridge library celebrates 100 years of Girls Scouts with exhibit and reception

STOCKBRIDGE — Tomorrow, Friday, Nov. 16, Stockbridge Library’s Museum & Archives will host a reception for all past and present adult members of the Girl Scouts from the Berkshires. The reception runs from 6 to 8 p.m. and will celebrate the library’s newest exhibit featuring Girl Scout memorabilia in honor of the 100th anniversary of(…)

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Powder Keg Session writing workshops for Berkshire County moms (and dads)

GREAT BARRINGTON — Are you ready to blow the roof off of your silence? If you opened your mouth to speak your truth, would you know what to say? Are you a parent, or do you know a parent, who could use a few “voice” lessons? If so, step away from the kitchen sink or conference(…)

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