Beacon temporarily dropping surcharge on 3D films

In celebration of its sixth anniversary, the Beacon Cinema is eliminating the $3 surcharge on all 3D films, beginning with The Peanuts Movie on Friday, Nov. 6.

The surcharge will remain uncollected through Monday, Nov. 30, a period that includes Thanksgiving weekend and the opening of the film The Good Dinosaur.

Beacon prices from Nov. 6-30 will be: Adult evening (ages 13-61) $10; adult matinee: $8 (before 5 p.m.). Child (12 and under) $7.50 anytime; senior (62 and over) $7.50 anytime. Super Tuesday: $6 all day.

The $23 million Beacon Cinema on North Street opened on Nov. 18, 2009. The cinema complex has six theaters that contain stadium seating.

1Berkshire Entrepreneurial Meet-up at Mezze

1Berkshire will hold an Entrepreneurial Meet-up for women-owned businesses on Thursday at Mezze Bistro + Bar, 777 Cold Spring Road.

Admission is free. Information: Julia Dixon, 413-499-1600 ext. 130, julia@1Berkshire.com.

BCC President to speak at Zonta Club meeting

Berkshire Community College President Ellen Kennedy will speak when the Zonta Club of Berkshire County meets on Monday, Nov. 9 at Mazzeo's Ristorante, 1015 South St.

The meeting starts at 5 p.m. It will include a brief networking session, a business meeting, the speaker, then dinner.


Zonta International is a worldwide service organization working to advance the status of women. Guests are welcome at all meetings, but reservations are required for dinner.

Information: berkshire@zontadistrict1.org or on Facebook at Zonta club of Berkshire County.