Central Berkshire County

Thursday, Sep 04

Play & Learn with Jenn (Pittsfield) Thursday, September 4 | 10:00 am
Berkshire Athenaeum (Pittsfield Library)
1 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield
Free

A weekly playgroup for children ages 1 1/2 to 5, featuring stories songs and games. No registration required. Co-sponsored by Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) and the Berkshire Athenaeum. pittsfieldlibrary.org. Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an...

Friday, Sep 05

WeeMuse Adventures (Pittsfield) Friday, September 5 | 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Berkshire Museum
39 South St., Pittsfield
Free with museum admission.

Each week will feature a different experience: songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Program geared towards children 18 months to 3 years. Older and younger siblings are always welcome. berkshiremuseum.org.

Saturday, Sep 06

DIY Building Workshop for Kids (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 6 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Home Depot
Hubbard Ave., Pittsfield
Free

Workshops teach children ages 5 to 12 do-it-yourself skills, tool safety and instill a sense of pride and accomplishment. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron and a commemorative pin. One workshop kit,...
Farmers Market (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 6 | 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 6 | 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.
Michaels Kids Club (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 6 | 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.
Chow Time at the Berkshire Museum (Pittsfield) Saturday, September 6 | 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 6 | 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.

Sunday, Sep 07

Hilltown Hoot (Washington) Sunday, September 7 | 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Washington Town Park
Route 8, Washington
Advanced: $20 (family), $10 (individual), $5 students At Gate: $25. $15, $5. Children under 5 are free.

The 8th annual music festival and craft fair is a "fun"raiser for the schools in the Central Berkshire Regional School District. This year's line-up will include Terry a la Berry, Krishna Guthrie, Bobby Sweet, The Faculty, High Adventure and White Liger. There also...

Monday, Sep 08

Fun at the Farm (Pittsfield) Monday, September 8 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Melville’s Arrowhead Farm
780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield
Free

Explore Herman Melville's Arrowhead Farm via this weekly outdoor playgroup featuring nature-themed stories, activities and a healthy snack. Parents and children will be able to explore a different part of the farm each week; activities will include nature walks and...
Beginner Drumming at the Lichtenstein (Pittsfield) Monday, September 8 | 6:00 pm
Lichtenstein Center for the Arts
28 Renne Avenue, Pittsfield
$10

Weekly drop-in drumming workshop for beginners introducing participants to a selection of drums and music from a variety of cultures, led by Aimee Gelinas. Drums are provided. For more information contact Aimee at aimee@gaiaroots.com.
Advanced Drumming at the Lichtenstein (Pittsfield) Monday, September 8 | 7:00 pm
Lichtenstein Center for the Arts
28 Renne Avenue, Pittsfield
$10

Weekly drop-in drumming workshop for advanced drummers utilizing drums and music from a variety of cultures, led by Aimee Gelinas. Drums are provided. For more information contact Aimee at aimee@gaiaroots.com.