Central Berkshire County

Friday, Aug 28

Play Learn  and Grow Together Clipart_jpg Friday, August 28 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Berkshire Museum
39 South St., Pittsfield
Free with museum admission.

A weekly playgroup and story time at the Berkshire Museum at which children ages 18 months to 3 years old can explore the aquarium and three museum galleries, featuring songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time and more. Older siblings are welcome. berkshiremuseum.org.
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his girl friday Friday, August 28 | 2:00 pm
Barrington Stage Company Quinson-Boyd Mainstage
30 Union St., Pittsfield
Tickets start at $20; Low-priced previews, Aug. 6-8 are $15 and $20.

In His Girl Friday, Editor Walter Burns will do anything to find an ace reporter cunning enough to scoop a story in the cutthroat Chicago press world, even if that means turning to his ex-wife, Hildy Johnson, who comes back...
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Friday, August 28 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Berkshire Museum
39 South St., Pittsfield
$10 adult, $5 child, free for museum members

Powered Narratives, a solo show of photographs by award-winning photographer John Stanmeyer, will be on view Friday, August 28, through Sunday, November 8, 2015. Stanmeyer’s images have a profound aesthetic beauty, and yet his work is as much about storytelling...
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jacob's pillow Friday, August 28 | 6:15 pm
Jacob’s Pillow
George Carter Road, Becket
Free

Outdoor Inside/Out Performances are popular with all ages. Enjoy a variety of dance companies and styles on the new Henry J. Leir Stage at the breathtaking Marcia and Seymour Simon Performance Space, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, June 24 through...
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his girl friday Friday, August 28 | 8:00 pm
Barrington Stage Company Quinson-Boyd Mainstage
30 Union St., Pittsfield
Tickets start at $20; Low-priced previews, Aug. 6-8 are $15 and $20.

In His Girl Friday, Editor Walter Burns will do anything to find an ace reporter cunning enough to scoop a story in the cutthroat Chicago press world, even if that means turning to his ex-wife, Hildy Johnson, who comes back...
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Saturday, Aug 29

farmers market 2 Saturday, August 29 | 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Berkshire Mall
Old State Road & Route 8, Lanesborough
Free

This weekly farmers market features flowers, plants, baked good, tastings, local farmers and more. Call (413) 569-3663 for more info.
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farmers-market-treats-243x300 Saturday, August 29 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Common
First St., Pittsfield
Free

This weekly farmers market features weekly performers and kids activities, food demonstrations, local farm goods and more. info@farmersmarketpittsfield.org.
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jazz music Saturday, August 29 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Berkshire Music School
30 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield
Free

Parents and children are invited to stop by the music school to check out a music class for kids, learn about our Suzuki string program for young beginners, meet some of our faculty members, try out an instrument at our...
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crafts Saturday, August 29 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Michaels
Hubbard Ave., Pittsfield
$2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid.

Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Sessions starting every half hour from 10 a.m. to noon.  See a store associate to join the fun! For a list of weekly activities go online to michaels.com. Upcoming Events: Aug....
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Science Saturday, August 29 | 11:00 am
Berkshire Museum
39 South St., Pittsfield
Free with museum admission.

Join us for science fun with wacky and wild experiments. All experiments are kid safe and can be recreated using items found in almost any kitchen. Each session will feature different experiments. Seating is limited, so reservations are requested: call...
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chow time at museum Saturday, August 29 | 12:30 pm
Berkshire Museum
39 South St., Pittsfield
Free with museum admission.

Join museum staff in the aquarium for an interactive look at what it takes to feed some of Berkshire Museum’s most interesting residents. Free with Museum admission. berkshiremuseum.org.
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url Saturday, August 29 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Berkshire Museum
39 South St., Pittsfield
Call venue for pricing.

Arlo Guthrie will be signing copies of his new children’s book, Old Bill: The Famous Berkshire Moose. Illustrated by Kathy Garren, the book tells the story of Old Bill, a moose who lived in October Mountain State Forest, was immortalized...
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