LENOX — Yesterday we had some “mad fun” at The Mount’s Mad Hatter Tea and Garden party, that celebrated the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carrol’s “Alice in Wonderland,” as well as the audiobook release of the novel and “Through the Looking Glass,” narrated by Allison Larkin. Larkin was on hand to read from the book […]
Photos of Families and Children living in and playing in the Berkshires, Berkshire County, Massachusetts
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Editor’s Note: Last Friday middle school students from throughout Berkshire County took over Berkshire Family Focus — creating social media posts, Vlog videos, resource writing, photography and writing this post — as part of the 33rd Annual Berkshire County Seventh Grade Writing Competition. Look for more of their work on our website pages soon. All […]
The Clark celebrates its 60th anniversary with free admission May 17 and we celebrate with a Free Family Day gallery [PHOTO GALLERY]
WILLIAMSTOWN — A couple of weeks ago the Clark Art Institute celebrated a free Family Day and BFF contributing photographer Casey Albert was there with her camera to capture the fun. This Sunday, May 17, the Clark will open its doors to the public for free once again to celebrate its 60th anniversary. Cake will […]
“Urinetown,” a ridiculously funny satirical musical comedy from 2001, that the production satirizes the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism, bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement and municipal politics, opened last weekend to rave reviews. We were lucky enough to snag some photos courtesy of Jim Schultz for this photo gallery. “Urinetown” runs Friday, May 15, at 7:30 p.m. […]
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PITTSFIELD — The annual Baby Animals at the Shaker Farm opened last weekend at Hancock Shaker Village, and our roving photographer Kaitlyn Pierce of Autumn Owl Photography was there to capture it all with her camera. Did she catch your family out and about? Baby Animals runs daily at HSV through May 3. Learn more […]
DALTON — Wahconah’s Apollonian Players will perform their spring musical “9 to 5″ Thursday, Friday and Saturday this week, and we stopped by a recent rehearsal to give you a sneak peak with our cameras. Performances are Thursday, April 9, 7 p.m. and Friday and Saturday, April 10 and 11, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are […]
PITTSFIELD — The Pittsfield Parks and Recreation Department held it’s 71st Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt at Morningside Community School this past Saturday, and the newest member of our BFF Family, Kaitlyn Pierce of Autumn Owl Photography, was there with her camera (and 2-year-old) to capture it all.
THE BERKSHIRES — If you are looking for some free family fun in the Berkshires, local libraries are the perfect place to find that. From story times and playgroups, to entertainers and camps, our local libraries are some of the best. This recent photo gallery was taken by BFF Co-publisher, Mary George, at the weekly STEAM […]
NORTH ADAMS — Last week MASS MoCA opened its doors to the public for FREE, and kids of all ages stopped by to do some art-making, admire the “skeleton” art, and more, and local photographer and new BFF contributor Casey Albert was there with her camera to snap a few shots.
Conte Community School students and Jacob’s Pillow dance their way to learning fractions [Photo Gallery]
PITTSFIELD — A few weeks ago I was invited to attend a celebration of the collaboration between Conte Community School third graders and Jacob’s Pillow. It was the end of their Curriculum in Motion program where students learned math concepts via dance Pretty cool, huh? On Nov. 14 we all got a lesson in fractions as students twisted […]