Thursday

January 17

ART

Williams College Museum of Art

"WCMA at Night: Working Together," evening of music, food, dancing and more in the museum's gallery spaces, 5 to 9 p.m., 15 Lawrence Hall Drive, Suite 2, Williamstown, (413) 597-3352.

THEATER

'Live in HD' Series

London's National Theatre production of "The Magistrate," live in HD, 2 p.m., Clark Art Institute, 225 South St., Williamstown, and at 7 p.m., Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle St., Great Barrington, (413) 528-0100.

Friday

January 18

LECTURE

W. Stockbridge Library

R.M. Hungate, science instructor at Lee Middle and High School, on his recent trip to the Canadian Hudson Bay, 7 to 9 p.m., Town Hall, 21 State Line Road, Route 102, West Stockbridge.

MUSIC

Williams College

"Mozart's ‘Figaro' Unplugged," acts II and IV featuring student and community singers, 7:30 p.m., Adams Memorial Theatre, ‘62 Center for Theatre and Dance, Main Street, Williamstown.

Saturday

January 19

DANCE

The Egg

Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company performing audience favorites and world premieres, 8 p.m., Albany, N.Y., (518) 473-1845.

Lenox Coontradance

Lenox contradance with music by Coincidance, calling by Jon Greene, 8 to 11:30 p.m., Community Center, 65 Walker St., Lenox, (413) 528-4007.


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Pittsfield Squares

"Sleigh Ride," with caller, Matt McGovern, and cuer, Esther Mindlin, mainstream with plus level tip, 7;30 to 10 p.m., South Congregational Church, 110 South St., Pittsfield.

EXHIBITS

Berkshire Museum

Opening day for new exhibit, "Bats: Creatures of the Night," bat-related activities from 1 to 3 p.m.; lecture on the status of white nose syndrome on bat populations, 4 p.m., and preview reception from 5 to 7 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Good Purpose Gallery

Artist reception for exhibit "Viewfinder," photography by Paul Solovay, Charles Steinhacker, Charlie Jacobs, Dominick Avellino, Chris Ray and sculpture by Joe Katz, 5 to 7 p.m., 40 Main St., Lee, (413) 394-5045.

FILM

Images Cinema

"International Family Film Series" "Little Fugitive," 1953 film about a young boy's adventure at Coney Island, 10:30 and 1, 50 Spring St., Williamstown, (413) 458-1039.

KID STUFF

Berkshire Co-Op

"Kids Can Cook," workshop for kids to make pumpkin whole wheat cinnamon rolls, 10 a.m., Great Barrington; call for more information: (413) 528-9697, ext. 13.

LECTURE

Western Gateway

"Red Alert! A History of Mars," part of "Astronomy Month" series, 3 p.m., Western Gateway Heritage State Park, Route 8, North Adams, (413) 663-6312.

MUSIC

Barrington Stage Company

Youth open mike night at Mr. Finn's Cabaret, Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield; barringtonstageco.org.

Clark Art Institute

Metropolitan Opera production of "Maria Stuarda," 12:55 p.m., part of "The Met Live in HD," 225 South St., Williamstown. (413) 458-0638.

Elizabethans

Williams College madrigal group 20th reunion concert, 8 p.m., Thompson Chapel, Route 2, Williamstown.

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

Metropolitan Opera, "Maria Stuarda," 1 p.m.,Live in HD, lecture 11 a.m., 14 Castle St., Great Barrington. (413) 528-0100, www.mahaiwe.org.

Williams College

"Mozart's ‘Figaro' Unplugged," acts II and IV featuring student and community singers, 7:30 p.m., Adams Memorial Theatre, ‘62 Center for Theatre and Dance, Main Street, Williamstown.

OUTDOORS

Berkshire Knapsackers

Snowshoe or hike in Beartown State Forest, about 4 to 5 miles; information: Nancy King, (413) 644-8873.

Merck Forest & Farmland Center

Ride around mountaintop farm. Morning or afternoon guided snowshoe. Stop by the Sap House fire pit to warm up. 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vt., www.merckforest.org, (802) 394-7836.

Mountain Meadow

Snowshoe trek on gentle trails, two hours, 10 a.m., meet at Benedict Road entrance, Pownal, Vt., off White Oaks Road in Williamstown; information: (413) 532-1631, ext. 10.

THEATER

Ghent Playhouse

"Almost Maine," 8 p.m., Town Hall Place, Ghent, N.Y., (800) 838-3006.

Sunday

January 20

FILM

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

"The Pink Panther," 4 p.m., 14 Castle St., Great Barrington. (413) 528-0100, www.mahaiwe.org.

LECTURES

Hevreh of S. Berkshire

Michelle Levine, outreach and marketing director of the Society for Protection of Nature in Israel, on what is happening to protect the environment, particularly in Israel, 1:15 p.m., 270 State Road, Great Barrington, (413) 528-6378.

OUTDOORS

Berkshire Knapsackers

Snowshoe or hike Mt. Greylock, about 9 miles on Hopper and Appalachian trails to summit; (518) 339-8782.

THEATER

Ghent Playhouse

"Almost Maine," 2 p.m., Town Hall Place, Ghent, N.Y., (800) 838-3006.

Monday

January 21

MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY

KID STUFF

Berkshire Co-Op

"DIY Kids," natural tie dying workshop for kids, 4 p.m., Great Barrington; (413) 528-9697, ext. 13.

Tuesday

January 22