BIC to be discussed at IEEE dinner meeting on May 5

Rod Jane, the project director of the Berkshire Innovation Center, will provide an overview of the project when the Berkshire Section of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers holds a dinner meeting on Thursday, May 5 at Cork 'N Hearth Restaurant on Route 20.

Cocktails take place at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7. The presentation will take place after dinner.

The price for IEEE members and one guest is $20 per person. The price for non-members is $45. Those not eating dinner will be admitted free.

The reservation deadline is Monday, May 2. Reservations/inquiries: Richard Kolodziejczyk, 413-655-2623, rkolod@IEEE.org.

Clark holding first event for young professionals

The Clark Art Institute will holds its first Clark After Hours event for young professionals at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 5 in the Clark Center.

Kate Barber from Makers' Mill in North Adams will lead a silk screening session.

Tickets are $16, which includes one tote bag for silk screening. Extra tote bags can be purchased for $6 each. To reserve tickets, visit clarkart.edu; facebook.com/clarkartinstitute; or call 413-458-0524.


Fundraiser to mark Stanton Home's 30th anniversary

Stanton Home, which provides care for people with special needs, will hold a pig roast fundraiser to celebrate the facility's 30th anniversary on Sunday, May 15.

The event will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. at 205 North Plain Road in Great Barrington. A silent auction will also take place.

Tickets are $100 per person. RSVP is required by Sunday, May 1.

Tickets/information: 413-528-0506.