Central Berkshire County

Friday, Sep 19

Bird Walk (Pittsfield) Friday, September 19 | 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Canoe Meadows
Holmes Road, Pittsfield
$3 nonmembers; free members.

Spring and fall are the seasons to look for migrants of all kinds, especially the beautiful wood-warblers. Walk past wetlands and meadows and through woodlands with sanctuary volunteer Noreen Mole observing changes in bird species each week. Beginners welcome. Bring binoculars...
Central Berkshire Music Together Demo Class (Williamstown) Friday, September 19 | 10:00 am
First Congregational Church of Williamstown
906 Main Street, Williamstown
Free; pre-registration requested.

Music Together, the internationally recognized music and movement program for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers, demonstration class for children birth to age 5 featuring songs, instruments, movement and more. Reserve a space on-line at CentralBerkshireMusicTogether.com or call Sandy Russell, Director...
Preschool Videos (Pittsfield) Friday, September 19 | 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Berkshire Athenaeum (Pittsfield Library)
1 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield
Free

A weekly series of 20-30 short films featuring some of the most beloved storybook characters and stories. This week's movies are: Petunia Stone Soup Groups are welcome. No registration required. Children under 10 years old may not be left unattended in the Library.pittsfieldlibrary.org.
WeeMuse Adventures (Pittsfield) Friday, September 19 | 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.

Saturday, Sep 20

Farmers Market (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 20 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Parking lot across from Pittsfield Common
Corner of Fenn and First streets, Pittsfield
Admission is free.

Weekly farmers market in Pittsfield featuring fresh farm products from local farmers, music, activities, education and more. Read more here.
Michaels Kids Club (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 20 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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 10-11:30 a.m.. See a store associate to join the fun! For a list of weekly activities go online to michaels.com.
Curiosity Day (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 20 | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Berkshire Athenaeum (Pittsfield Library)
1 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield
Free

Kids of all ages are invited to the library today to meet Curious George, participate in crafts and all sorts of activities to encourage every child’s curiosity, including five different activity stations that will promote Science,Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math as part of the Full STEAM...
Miles 4 Moments (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 20 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Burbank Park at Onota Lake
Lakeway Drive, Pittsfield
$10 Music Festival; 5K Walk/Run $20 registration fee; Kids' Run is Free.

A day of family fun benefiting Moments House, and organization that supports families living with a cancer diagnoses, featuring 5K Walk and 5 K Run, a Kids' Fun Run, music, craft fair, children's activities and more. momentshouse.org.
NFL Punt, Pass & Kick Competition (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 20 | 11:00 am
Taconic High School
96 Valentine Road, Pittsfield
Free; copy of birth certificate needed day of.

Young pro football fans will have the opportunity to exhibit their football skills at this year's  NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition. The competition is pen to boys and girls ages 6-15 and allows youngsters to showcase their talents in punting, passing and...
Chow Time at the Berkshire Museum (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 20 | 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.
Story Time and Craft with Bri (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 20 | 1:00 pm
Barnes and Noble
555 Hubbard Avenue , Pittsfield
Free

A weekly Saturday afternoon story time with Barnes and Noble staffer Bri featuring the reading of a story or two and a related craft. barnesandnoble.com.
Caterpillar Chat (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 20 | 2:00 pm
Berkshire Museum
39 South St., Pittsfield
Free with museum admission.

Take a close look at the caterpillars in our Butterflies exhibition and learn just how important this stage of life is for each species. False eyes, beautiful camouflage patterns, and mouths specially developed to be eating machines are just a few of...