“Their Stories: Oral Histories from the NAACP” at Berkshire Museum, Feb 1- April 30.

Leaders from the local African-American community & the NAACP Berkshire chapter share their stories in this exhibition featuring portraits, photography, and selected objects from the Museum’s collection. “Their Stories: Oral Histories from the NAACP” runs Feb 1 – April 30 at the Berkshire Museum, located at 39 South St, Pittsfield.

This exhibit is presented in partnership with the Housatonic Heritage Oral History Center at Berkshire Community College.

Margaret Hart, the first student of color to graduate from North Adams State College, first African American teacher in Pittsfield,grew up in Williamstown.  Photo, courtesy MCLA.

Join the FUNdraiser: “February Freeze” on Sat, Feb 16, 11am-2pm at the Spruces Town Park

Support Linear Park playground equipment purchase! Support Williamstown parks! Enjoy outdoor activities for the whole family:  team scavenger hunt, snowshoeing, fun 5K race, guided nature hike, food-food-food!
SAT, FEB 16, 11am-2pm at The Spruces Park!

College Prep Info Night on Mon, Feb. 11, 7:00pm at Williams Inn

Get help with college search & application process at College Prep Info Night on Monday, Feb 11, 7:00pm at the Williams Inn.
Thanks to Adams Community Bank for sponsoring!!

 

Rural Lands: February Vacation program for K-4 grade

Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation offers a February vacation program at its Sheep Hill location on Tuesday 2/19 – Friday 2/22 from 1 -4. The program is open to students in grades K – 4. Depending on the weather, activities will include animal tracking, snow/ice experiments, crafts, cooking/baking, hiking sledding and more!

Cost: WRLF members $115 / non-members $140

Register at WRLF.org or call 413-458-2494 for more information

Green Living Seminar : FREE lectures on Sustainable Food & Farming!! Jan 31- April 25

MCLA is offering a series of FREE lectures on Sustainable Food & Farming, Thursdays, 5:30pm at the Feigenbaum Center for Science and Innovation, room 121. The Seminar begins Jan. 31- April 25, 2019.

For more info: 413-662-5303