Central Berkshire County

Friday, Oct 31

Preschool Videos (Pittsfield) Friday, October 31 | 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: Fletcher and the Springtime Blossoms Scaredy Squirrel Stone Soup Groups are welcome. No registration required. Children under 10 years old may not...
WeeMuse Adventures (Pittsfield) Friday, October 31 | 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.
Halloween at the Whit (Pittsfield) Friday, October 31 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Whitney Center for the Arts
42 Wendell Ave., PIttsfield
Free.

A post Halloween party for parents and children featuring a creepy costume contest, haunted Halloween cartoons and movies, spooky snacks and beverages and ghoulish games. facebook.com.

Saturday, Nov 01

DIY Building Workshop for Kids  (Pittsfield) Saturday, November 1 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Home Depot
Hubbard Ave., Pittsfield
Free

A hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 - 12 where participants will learn how to build a Pallet Coaster. All kid get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while...
Michaels Kids Club (Pittsfield) Saturday, November 1 | 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! This week features a Thankful Turkey craft. michaels.com.
Chow Time at the Berkshire Museum (Pittsfield) Saturday, November 1 | 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.
Board Game Day (Pittsfield) Saturday, November 1 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Berkshire Athenaeum (Pittsfield Library)
1 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield
Free

Join library staff as they celebrate Board Game Day. Kids of all ages are welcome to come play and compete in a wide variety of games, all provided by the library.  Remember the joys of Candyland, Chutes and Ladders, Scrabble and...
Story Time and Craft with Bri (Pittsfield) Saturday, November 1 | 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.

Monday, Nov 03

Beginner Drumming at the Lichtenstein (Pittsfield) Monday, November 3 | 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, November 3 | 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.

Tuesday, Nov 04

STEAM for Preschoolers (Dalton) Tuesday, November 4 | 10:00 am
Dalton Library
62 Main St., Dalton
Free

This program consists of a story, snack, and a project that follows  Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math curriculum,  aimed at preschool age children, but younger children are welcome. daltonlibrary.org.
Story Time (Pittsfield) Tuesday, November 4 | 10:00 am
Berkshire Athenaeum (Pittsfield Library)
1 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield
Free

A weekly story time for children ages 1.5 to 3. pittsfieldlibrary.org.