South Berkshire County

Saturday, Aug 30

Apples & Pears Upstairs Downstairs Tour (Stockbridge) Saturday, August 30 | 12:00 am
Naumkeag
Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge
$10 Nonmembers: $15.

Visit the world of housemaids and farmworkers during the Gilded Age. See how the servants of yesteryear made the Gilded Age "shine". Travel through the back stairs and hallways to experience a vision of our mansion rarely seen by visitors....
Farmers Market (Great Barrington) Saturday, August 30 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Great Barrington Fairgrounds
775 Main St., Great Barrington
Admission is free.

The Great Barrington Farmers’ Market, now entering its 24th season, is a 100 percent producer only market and prides itself on offering a wide assortment of vegetables, soft and stone fruit, cheese, sourdough bread, bedding plants, vegetable seedlings, perennials, cut...
Saturday, August 30 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Mount
2 Plunkett Street, Lenox
Free

Join us on the Terrace every weekend in July and August for lively evenings of music played by the region’s most talented musicians. Relax with a glass of wine and light fare while savoring the sounds and the spectacular view! July 4: Jon...

Sunday, Aug 31

Sunday Canoe Trip (Sheffield) Sunday, August 31 | 8:30 am - 11:30 am
Bartholomew’s Cobble
105 Weatogue Road, Ashley Falls
Members: Adult $24; Child (10-16) $10. Nonmembers: Adult $30; Child (10-16) $15.

Paddle the winding Housatonic to view the beauty of this meandering river as it passes through agricultural fields and floodplain forests. Watch for bald eagles flying over Bartholomew’s Cobble. With your guide, learn about the river’s history and what is...
Outdoor Family Movie (Stockbridge) Sunday, August 31 | 7:00 pm
Berkshire Botanical Garden
5 West Stockbridge Road , Stockbridge
Free

Featuring a screening of "Ratatouille "– a film about a rat who longs to be a chef in one of Paris’s fanciest restaurants. Those in attendance are encouraged to bring picnics and blankets and arrive early to enjoy the grounds.  Grounds...

Tuesday, Sep 02

Lego Club (Sheffield) Tuesday, September 2 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bushnell Sage (Sheffield) Library
48 Main Street, Sheffield
Free

Just one of many Lego Clubs in the Berkshires, kids from South Berkshire can explore the creative world of LEGOs weekly at the Sheffield Library's LEGO Club.
Read with Toby on Tuesdays (Lee) Tuesday, September 2 | 4:00 pm
Lee Library
100 Main St., Lee
Free

Children are invited to the Lee Library to read with Toby, a Chocolate Labrador Retriever and certified therapy dog. Toby is very affectionate and gentle around all ages so drop by to pet him and get to know him. Toby...

Wednesday, Sep 03

Chess Club for All Ages (Sheffield) Wednesday, September 3 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bushnell Sage (Sheffield) Library
48 Main Street, Sheffield


Berkshire County children can visit with friends and strategize as they play chess each week at the Busnell Sage Library in Sheffield; beginners welcome.

Thursday, Sep 04

Sing a Song Playgroup (Sheffield) Thursday, September 4 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Bushnell Sage (Sheffield) Library
48 Main Street, Sheffield
Free

An hour-and-a-half of singing, dancing and games for Berkshire County children ages 2 and up and their parents with Kim Waterman.in Sheffield MA.

Friday, Sep 05

Outdoor Summer Playgroup (Great Barrington) Friday, September 5 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
CHP Family Services Building
442 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington
Free

A free weekly Tuesday morning Community Health Programs sponsored playgroup where children newborn to age 5 play together and learn invaluable social skills while the parents can talk and provide much needed support for one another.  Play outside with an emphasis on...
Sing a Song Playgroup (Great Barrington) Friday, September 5 | 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Mason Library
231 Main St., Great Barrington
Free

Join Kim Waterman for a fun weekly Sing-A-Song Playgroup sponsored by Community Health Programs . gblibraries.org.
Meet Rockwell's Models (Stockbridge) Friday, September 5 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Glendale Road (Route 183), Stockbridge.
Free with museum admission.

Find out what it was like to pose for America’s favorite illustrator from Rockwell’s own models, who share their personal experiences. nrm.org.