Thursday October 4, 2012

Thursday

October 4

COMMUNITY

Dedication Ceremony

Of new interpretive plaque along self-guided Melville trail in Berkshire County, 11:30 a.m., Pontoosuc Lake Park, Hancock Road, Pittsfield.

FILM

Clark Art Institute

"The Mill & the Cross," by Lech Majewski, 7 p.m., 225 South St., Wil liamstown, (413) 458-2303.

LECTURE

Berkshire Community College

Presentation on government surveillance of U.S. citizens in the post 9-11 era, 12:15 p.m., Koussevitzky Arts Center, West Street, Pittsfield.

THEATER

Arrowhead

"Melville, Haunted," includes candlelight tour of Arrowhead, 7:30 p.m., 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield; (413) 442-1793 or 442-1928.

Barrington Stage Company

"Lord of the Flies," 7 p.m., Main stage, Union Street, Pittsfield; "Dr. Ruth, All the Way," 7:30 p.m., 36 Linden St., Pittsfield, (413) 236-8888.

Friday

October 5

ART

Norman Rockwell Museum

"Meet Rockwell’s Models," 2:30 p.m., Route 183, Stockbridge, (413) 298-2303.

MUSIC

Jazz Festival

Woody Stroebeck Duo, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Spice Dragon, 297 North St.; Fran Tokarz Guitar Trio, 9 to 11 p.m., The Lantern, 455 North St.; SIster City Jazz Ambassadors, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Mission Bar, North Street, Pittsfield.

THEATER

Arrowhead

"Melville, Haunted," includes candlelight tour of Arrowhead, 7:30 p.m., 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield; (413) 442-1793.

Barrington Stage Company

"Lord of the Flies," 8 p.m., Main stage, Union Street, Pittsfield; "Dr. Ruth, All the Way," 4 and 8 p.m., 36 Linden St., Pittsfield, (413) 236-8888.

Berkshire Museum

Gare St. Lazare Players of Ireland, one-man "Moby-Dick," 8 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Shakespeare & Company

"The 39 Steps," 7:30 p.m., 60 Kem ble St., Lenox, (413) 637-1199.

Saturday

October 6

ART

’Artscape’

Guided tour of public outdoor art, 1 p.m., Pittsfield Visitors Center, 111 South St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum

"Rethink!" artist Jeremy Frey to dem onstrate traditional Passa maquoddy basket-making, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

COMMUNITY

Bidwell House

Pumpkin Fest, 11 to 2, 100 Art School Road, Monterey, (413) 528-6888.

Berkshire Museum

"Father Goose’s Tales," 11 a.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Harvest Festival

78th annual Harvest Festival at Berkshire Botanical Garden, drop-in workshops, music and entertainment, 10 to 5, routes 102 and 183, Stockbridge, (413) 298-3926.

New Marlborough Library

"Wingmasters," live bird of prey program, 1 p.m., Town Hall, Mill River, (413) 229-6668.

Stockbridge Library

"I Live in Stock bridge," book signing, 11 a.m., Main Street, Stockbridge.

LECTURES

Berkshire Community College

"Global Electronic Markets -- Raging Growth, Wealth Creation and the Potential for Disaster," 10:30 to noon, Koussevitzky Arts Center, West Street, Pittsfield, (413) 236-2190.

The Mount

"Ethan Frome: Opera in the Making," talk and performance, 4 p.m., 2 Plunkett St., Lenox, (413) 551-5111.

MUSIC

Jazz Festival

Rob Fisch Quartet, 7 to 10 p.m., Patrick’s Pub, Park Square, Pittsfield; Johnny Pontoon Quintet, 7 to 10 p.m., Bab Louie’s Backroom, 34 Depot St.; Ted Murray Trio, 7:30 to 10 p.m., Port Smitt Restaurant, Pecks Road, Pittsfield.

Mass MoCA

The Bandana Splits, 8 p.m., North Adams, (413) 662-2111.

THEATER

Arrowhead

"Melville, Haunted," 7:30 p.m., 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield; (413) 442-1793.

Barrington Stage Company

"Lord of the Flies," 8 p.m., Main stage, Pittsfield; "Dr. Ruth," 3 p.m., 36 Linden St., Pittsfield, (413) 236-8888.

Shakespeare & Company

"The 39 Steps," 2 and 7:30 p.m., 70 Kemble St., Lenox, (413) 637-1199.

Sunday

October 7

ART

Berkshire Museum

"Rethink! Hands-on Workshop" with basket weaver Jeremy Frey, 10 to 4, 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

COMMUNITY

Harvest Festival

Berkshire Botanical Garden, 10 to 5, routes 102 and 183, Stockbridge, (413) 298-3926.

Medieval Faire

Equestrian demonstrations, medieval arts, crafts, 10 to 5, Ventfort Hall, 104 Walker St., Lenox, (413) 637-3206.

Quaker Meeting House

Quaker history and Susan B. An thony, 3 p.m., Maple Street Cemetery, Adams, (413) 743-7121.

Spencertown Academy

Music and Stories from the Equator with Andes Manta, 11 a.m., Route 203, Spencertown, N.Y., (518) 392-3693.

Food culture panel

Berkshire Mag azine with farmers, writers, chef, 11 a.m., Triplex Cinema 70 Railroad St., Great Barrington. (413) 528-2111.

MUSIC

Cantilena Chamber Choir

Scenes from "Ethan Frome," new three-act opera, 5 p.m., Trinity Church, 88 Walker St., Lenox, (518) 791-0185.

Clark Art Institute

Harpsichordist Victor Hill, 3 p.m., 225 South St., Williamstown, (413) 458-2303.

Jazz Festival

Ben Kohn Piano Bunch, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Dottie’s, 444 North St., Pittsfield.

South Mountain

St. Lawrence String Quartet, 3 p.m., South Mountain Concert Hall, Pitts field, (413) 442-2106.

THEATER

Arrowhead

"Melville, Haunted," 7:30 p.m., 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield; (413) 442-1793.

Barrington Stage Company

"Lord of the Flies," 3 p.m., Main stage, Pittsfield; "Dr. Ruth," 3 p.m., 36 Linden St., Pittsfield, (413) 236-8888.

Shakespeare & Company

"The 39 Steps," 2 p.m., 70 Kemble St., Lenox, (413) 637-1199.

Monday

October 8

MUSIC

Jazz Festival

Andy Wrba and Friends, 8 to 11 p.m., Mission Tapas Bar & Tapas, 438 North St., Pittsfield.

Tuesday

October 9

MUSIC

Williams College

Concert with NOW En sem ble, 8 p.m., Brooks-Rogers Hall, Williamstown.

Wednesday

October 10

THEATER

Barrington Stage Company

"Lord of the Flies," 2 p.m., Main stage, Pittsfield, Pittsfield, (413) 236-8888.