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Things to see and do in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont for Sept. 22 - 28

ART Bard College at Simon's Rock 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington, Mass. Gallery Hours: Weekdays, 10 a. Full Story
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New organizers, same fun set for Berktoberfest

Charitable beer festival will still host fun games, local brews
PITTSFIELD — It's the most wonderful time of year for beer, in many fans' opinions. Full Story
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10 ways to enjoy apples at Lenox Apple Squeeze

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LENOX, MASS. — This year's Lenox Apple Squeeze will include a new mainstage, new performers and new vendors, but apples — despite a challenging growing season — will remain the main attraction of this year's popular community harvest festival. 
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Best Bets: Fun things to do in the Berkshires and Shires of Vermont, Sept. 22 - 28

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Civil war See rare quilt close up Even if you can't sew a button on a shirt, you'll appreciate the delicate craftsmanship of the "1863 Jane Stickle Quilt," at the Bennington Museum. 
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Annual Fall Run: Where you can admire motorcycles for a good cause
09/22/2016 06:16 AM EDT - ADAMS, MASS. — Traffic Alert: Be prepared for the rumbling hum of motorcycles on a mission this weekend. Full Story

Glow Ball: Putt by the glow of the moonlight for a good cause
09/22/2016 06:16 AM EDT - Test your short game by the light of glow sticks and help support the Berkshire County Special Olympics in the same stroke on Friday, at Baker's Golf Center in Lanesborough, Mass. Full Story

2016 Fall Foliage Festival: Annual Northern Berkshire fall fest kicks off this weekend
09/22/2016 06:18 AM EDT - NORTH ADAMS, MASS. — It's time to pack away the flip flops and herald in the start of fall by officially kicking it off with the North Adams, Mass. Full Story

Lee Founders Weekend 2016: Celebrating a town, turned destination
09/15/2016 09:29 AM EDT - LEE, MASS. — For two decades plus, Lee Founders Weekend has elevated from the town's signature annual celebration to an anchor of numerous special events and a reflection of a thriving downtown year round. Full Story

Best Bets: Fun things the Berkshires and Shires of Vermont, Sept. 15-21
09/15/2016 09:47 AM EDT - art Reflecting on history, place Celebrate the beauty of the Clark Art Institute's natural setting in Williamstown, Mass. Full Story

Josh Billings Runaground Triathlon: Tips for the best spectator spots to cheer
09/15/2016 09:26 AM EDT - It's a rite of passage for Berkshire County and area athletes to compete in the three-part team race every fall. Full Story

Shire City Sanctuary: Quilting exhibit showcases intricacy of the stitching
09/07/2016 12:30 PM EDT - PITTSFIELD, MASS. — They come in sunlit leaves or a dark blue surface rippling like water in shade. Full Story

Best Bets: Fun in the Berkshires and Shires of Vermont, Sept. 8 -14
09/09/2016 09:17 AM EDT - Film Screening of docudrama Join the Clark Art Institute at Images Cinema for a free showing of 'Reasonable Doubt,' about the relationship between French philosopher RenĂ© Descartes and Queen Kristina of Sweden. Full Story

South Mountain Concert series: The Juilliard String Quartet to perform on Sunday
09/07/2016 12:29 PM EDT - The Juilliard String Quartet, one of the pre-eminent chamber music ensembles in the world, will take the stage on Sunday, Sept. Full Story

Food and family fun at the 14th annual St. Joseph Festival of Sharing Roots
09/07/2016 12:28 PM EDT - Grab a lawn chair and your appetite for the annual festival of sharing roots to be held from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, on the grounds of St. Joseph Parish at 414 North St., Pittsfield, Mass.  Full Story

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Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston split up

Taylor Swift decides Tom Hiddleston isn’t the one after all and hands him his walking papers.