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ART

Bard College at Simon's Rock

‘The Earth is Our Mothers,' Wendy A. Rabinowitz. Opening 4 to 6 p.m. Daniel Arts Center. 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington.

Lenox Library

A 50-year retrospective exhibit of natural science illustrations by Lenox artists Jack Sadoway. View the exhibit and join Jack's family in a celebration of his life. 1-3 p.m., 18 Main St., Lenox.

Mass MoCA

In his first major museum exhibition on the East Coast, painter Darren Waterston re-imagines James McNeill Whistler's decorative masterpiece, ‘Harmony in Blue and Gold: The Peacock Room (1876-77),' in an installation, ‘Filthy Lucre' -- the centerpiece of his exhibition, "Uncertain Beauty," which will open today. massmoca.org

Red Lion Inn

"By Herself: Woman's Self-Representation in Twentieth Century Art," on art history, feminism, and psychoanalytic thought: how women use and represent their own bodies. 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. (413) 298-4773. Stockbridge.

Tunnel City Coffee

Joanie Ciolfi's Berkshire inspired oil paintings. On display daily, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., 100 Spring St., Williamstown. www.joanpalanociolfi.com. COMMUNITY

'Anonymous' Meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous, main contact number: (413) 443-0212; Narcotics Anonymous, information on daily meeting locations and times: (413) 443-4377; Al-Anon, for family members who have a husband/wife/son/daughter, etc. who is impaired with alcohol/drugs, (413) 445-5852.Bartholomew's Cobble

Alcoholics Anonymous, main contact number: (413) 443-0212; Narcotics Anonymous, information on daily meeting locations and times: (413) 443-4377; Al-Anon, for family members who have a husband/wife/son/daughter, etc. who is impaired with alcohol/drugs, (413) 445-5852.Bartholomew's Cobble

Hot Chocolate Saturdays! Join the fun winter programs, snowshoe hikes, and catching up with friends and neighbors. Each Saturday you can join the crowd by grabbing some snowshoes, getting some fresh air and exercise, and then chatting over a cup of hot chocolate in the Cobble's Visitor Center. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sheffield.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

The Wonderful World of Maples with horticulturist Kevin Wilcox, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.; Woodland Treasures, with John Lonsdale from Edgewood Gardens, 1-3 p.m., 5 West Stockbridge Road, Stockbridge.

Berk. Festival of Women Writers

"Writing About Place: How Place Can Save You, Your Writing, and the World," workshop led by Jessica Treat, 10:30 a.m., Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, 28 Renne Ave.,, Pittsfield. Second half of the Writing About Place workshop in the more urban setting of Pittsfield. "Essay Writing with Purpose," adult workshop led by Anastasia Stanmeyer, 2 to 4 p.m., Otis Public Library, 48 North Main Rd, Otis. Sharework and receive feedback. Free. Space is limited "Rumors," reading by Stephanie Abrams, 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 555 Hubbard Ave., Pittsfield. "The Earth is Our Mothers ," a one-woman exhibition of weavings and mixed-media assemblages by Wendy A. Rabinowitz. Opening reception and artist's talk 4 to 6 p.m., Hillman-Jackson Gallery, Daniel Arts Center, Bard College at Simon's Rock, 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington. "The Heroine's Journey: Tales of Love, Despair, Faith and Forgiveness," performance by Amber Chand, 7 p.m., Whitney Center for the Arts, 42 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield. Berkshirewomenwriters.org

Berkshire Museum

"India, Myanmar and Bhutan -- Three unique cultures," Dan Mead and Sally Eagle of MeadEagle Photos share images and stories from their travels, 10:30 a.m. 39 South St., Pittsfield. berkshiremuseum.org

Chess Night

Presented by the "Soldier On" program, all welcome, 7 p.m., main dining room, 360 West Housatonic St., Route 20, Pittsfield. Information: Willie Ledbetter, (413) 822-8530 or 236-5644.

Corned Beef Dinner

Dinner served family style with continuous serving from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Located at the Assembly Hall of the First Baptist Church, 88 South St., Pittsfield. Reservations call (413) 442-8592.

Cummington Community House

Presentation on the pipeline project, including fracking and its dangers, the proposed pipeline route, the nature of the pipeline and its contents, environmental and health issues, economic and regulatory issues, and what we can do to stop this. 1-3 p.m., 33 Main St., Cummington.

Dalton American Legion

Indoor Flea Market/Tag Sale. Lunch available, 50/50 raffle. Free parking. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 258 North St., Dalton.

Dewey Hall

"Dance for Justice," a fundraiser to benefit the Free Legal Clinic of South Berkshire County Inc. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. and comedian Thomas Atilla Lewis will perform at 7 p.m. From 8-10 p.m. the Wanda Houston Band will perform dance hits from the ‘60s to ‘80s. Sheffield.

Food Pantry

Sponsored by Berkshire Veterans of Soldier On, veterans and public invited, every Saturday from 8 to 11 a.m., 360 West Housatonic St., Pittsfield, (413) 236-5644.

Grace Episcopal Church

Annual corned beef dinner. Menu includes corned beef, potato, cabbage, onions, carrots, Irish soda bread, and gingerbread for dessert. Take out available. (413) 684-0016. 5-7 p.m., 791 Main St., Dalton.

Green Gargoyle

Gift and thrift shop, good quality clothing from infants to adults, household items and accessories, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., First Congregational Church of Dalton, Main Street.

Hinsdale Fire House

Annual Chili Cook-off and the newly added Wing Ding sponsored by the Hinsdale Dayz Organization. Noon, Hinsdale.

Lord and Tailor

Gift and thrift shop, quality brand name clothing, gifts and collectibles. Sweaters, buy one get one free. 50% off pants, jackets and pant suits. Noon to 4 p.m., South Congregational Church, 110 South St., Pittsfield.

Mt. Greylock Bowl & Golf Shop

Family Fun Night Bowl-A-Thon Fundraiser to raise money for the Relay for Life team, sponsored by the Adams Community Bank. 5-10 p.m., 41 Roberts Dr., North Adams.

Shaker Dam Coffeehouse and Stanmeyer Gallery

Workshop: Techniques of Recording Audio for Video with Niall Macaulay. Hands on experience and Q&A. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 2 Main St., West Stockbridge.

Spring Festival

Chinese American Student Organization (CASO) at Williams College will hold a spring festival for Chinese New Year from 5 to 7 p.m. at the First Congregational Church to benefit International Medical Corps and help the Philippines recover from Typhoon Haiyan. Performances and activities -- a lion dance performance, the Far Ephs Movement (Chinese a cappella), SpeakFree (spoken word poetry), a student playing a traditional Chinese instrument called the er hu, a fashion show and a raffle -- along with Chinese food catered by local restaurants.

Stephentown Fire Department

The 16th Annual Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner. All you can eat dinner is from 4 to 7 p.m., 35 Grange Hall Road, Stephentown, NY.

DANCE

The Linda

Chicha Libre, a Latin Fusion Dance Party. 8 p.m., 339 Central Ave., Albany, NY.

HEALTH & FITNESS

Dalton CRA

Abs, Arms & Tush, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.; Flex and Flow Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., 400 Main St., Dalton, (413) 684-0260.Healing Rhythms

Abs, Arms & Tush, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.; Flex and Flow Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., 400 Main St., Dalton, (413) 684-0260.Healing Rhythms

Cardio Strength Fusion, 7:30-8:30 a.m.; Slow Flow Yoga, 8:45-10:15 a.m.; 55 Pittsfield Road, Lenox. (413) 637-2727.

Overeaters Anonymous

Meets from 11:30 to 12:30, Fairview Hospital, fourth floor, 29 Lewis Ave., Great Barrington.

Pilates

Pilates Mat Class, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., Berkshire Physical Therapy, 740 Williams St., Pittsfield; registration: (413) 358-1007.

Pittsfield Family YMCA

Tabata, 8-8:45 a.m.; Cardio Kickboxing, 9-10 a.m.; Mid-Morning Cycle, 10-10:45 a.m., North Street, Pittsfield, (413) 499-7650.

Prenatal Yoga

No experience necessary, 10:30 a.m., Zaanti Yoga Studio, 449 Pittsfield Road, Lenox, (413) 496-9642.

Tai Chi Easy/Qigong

For health and relaxation, adaptable for all ages and almost any stage of health practice, free for returning soldiers, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., 175 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield; information/registration: Sherilyn Mindermann, (413) 446-1791.

KID STUFF

Berkshire Museum

"Chow Time," discovery program where staff feed fish, reptiles or amphibians, at 12:30. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Williamstown Youth Center

Hip Hop Workshops for ages 6 to adult, noon to 1:30 p.m. Register by visiting www.minervaartscenter.org. Williamstown.

LECTURE

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Woodland Treasures. To register call (413) 298-3926 or visit www.berkshirebotanical.org. 5 West Stockbridge Road, Stockbridge.

LITERARY

Northshire Bookstore

Reading, discussion and signing with Ellen Stimson, author of the memoir "Mud Season: How One Woman's Dream of Moving to Vermont, Raising Children, Chickens, and Sheep & Running the Old Country Store Pretty Much Led to One Calamity After Another." 7 p.m., Saratoga, NY.

Shaw Memorial Library

Hugh Hawkins to read from his new book, "The Escape of the Faculty Wife and Other Stories," 10 a.m., Plainfield.

MUSEUMS

Animagic

Museum of Animation, Special Effects and Art showcases Berkshire-based talent that made blockbuster movies like "The Matrix," "X-Men" and "Chicken Run.' Original models and technologies from the movies. "Create Your Own Animated Movie" workshop with award-winning special effects creator Eugene Mamut; creations will be posted on Internet. 135 Main St., Lee. By reservation, (413) 243-8095 or (413) 841-6679.Arrowhead

Museum of Animation, Special Effects and Art showcases Berkshire-based talent that made blockbuster movies like "The Matrix," "X-Men" and "Chicken Run.' Original models and technologies from the movies. "Create Your Own Animated Movie" workshop with award-winning special effects creator Eugene Mamut; creations will be posted on Internet. 135 Main St., Lee. By reservation, (413) 243-8095 or (413) 841-6679.Arrowhead

The Herman Melville Museum offers new hours for tours: 11 a.m., 12, 1 and 2 p.m. Visitors are welcome between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. No reservations are necessary. 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield.

Becket Land Trust

Historic quarry and forest featuring hundreds of artifacts and dynamic vistas, year-round outdoor quarry museum and expansive nature preserve, self-guided historic walk, open daylight hours year round, free admission, coordinating exhibits and programs at 12 Brooker Hill Road, Route 8, Becket; quarry is off Route 20, 456 Quarry Road, Becket, (413) 623-2100 or www.becketlandtrust.org.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Garden features 15 acres with 23 display beds representing over 3,000 regionally appropriate plant species, significant trees, unique shrubs and exotic botanical collections. Open year-round to visitors, corner of routes 102 and 183, Stockbridge. Information: (413) 298-3926 or visit www.berkshirebotanical.org.

Berkshire Museum

"Objectify: A Look Into the Permanent Collection," ongoing. Art, history and natural science museum, open 10-5, Mon.-Sat., noon-5, Sun. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Chesterwood

Summer home of public sculptor, Daniel Chester French, sculptor of The Minute Man in Concord, and Abraham Lincoln for the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Tours, workshops, artist demonstrations and guided tours offered daily at 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30, open daily through Oct. 31. 4 Williamsville Road, off Route 183, Stockbridge, (413) 298-3579, ext. 25216.

Clark Art Institute

Art museum and international center for research and scholarship features public and educational programs, 10 to 5. 225 South St., Williamstown, (413) 458-2303.

The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home

Summer cottage of the great American writer, Edith Wharton, best known for her Pulitzer prize winning novel, The Age of Innocence. Open daily May-October. Grounds are open to public from dawn to dusk November-April. Special events, lectures, and performances throughout the year. Please visit EdithWharton.org or call (413) 551-5100 for more information. 2 Plunkett Street, Lenox.

Norman Rockwell Museum

World's largest collection of original art by Norman Rockwell, as well as changing exhibitions on the art of illustration. Featured exhibitions are "Wendell Minor's America," "Dancing Princesses: The Fairy Tale Art of Ruth Sanderson," The 28th Annual Berkshire County High School Art Show, Highlights from "Norman Rockwell, Behind the Camera," and "Norman Rockwell's 323 ‘Saturday Evening Post' Covers." Open Mon.-Fri. 10 to 4; weekends 10 to 5; family creativity center. Information: www.nrm.org or (413) 931-2221.

Susan B. Anthony Museum

Childhood home of the legendary human rights leader, features a portrait gallery, legacy room and birthing room, open Thurs., Fri. and Sat., 10 to 4, 67 East Road, Adams; private tours: (413) 743-7121.

Ventfort Hall

Mansion and Gilded Age Museum, 1893 Morgan mansion with extraordinary plaster ceilings, stained glass and hand carved wood; open daily year-round for tours; featuring "Les Petite Dames de Mode" exhibit featuring women's fashions from 1855-1914 as well as plays, concerts, and a tea & talk series. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 104 Walker St., Lenox. Information: (413) 637-3206 or www.GildedAge.org.

MUSIC

Berkshire Community College

Memory Lane presents "Musical Memories with a Doo-wop Beat," a variety show to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis. Music from the ‘50s and ‘60s, rock and roll, country, and comedy. 7:30 p.m., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Music School

Recital from the studio of BMS faculty Susan Hadfield, piano. 1:30 p.m., 30 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield. (413) 442-1411.

Billstock

Williamstown music festival with 12 local bands, music starts 7 p.m. at the old Methodist Church at 777 Main St. Gentlemen Art Thieves, Good Good, Jane Hudson, Jen Crowell, Joe Sparta and the Sneak Attack, Mommyheads, Oxenofthesun, Skylab, The Devil in the Delta, The Grizzlies, the Jeff Daniels Project. billstock.wordpress.com

Lenox Town Hall

Cabin Fever Concert with the Housatonic Philharmonic, featuring old time Irish and American music played on a variety of old time instruments. 7-8 p.m., Lenox.

Mahaiwe

Cowboy Junkies, a Canadian alternative country/blues/folk rock band. 8 p.m., 14 Castle St., Great Barrington. Tickets call (413) 528-0100.

Mountain Dulcimer

Christian Huet and Susan Trump, performers at Mountain Dulcimer Music Festival, perform at 7:30 p.m. at Calvary Methodist Church, 15 Ridge Place, Latham, N.Y. dulcimerassociationofalbany.com

Sheep Hill WRLF

Wintergreen in concert to celebrate new album, 2 p.m., 671 Cold Spring Road, Route 7, Williamstown. Free. wintergreentrio.com, wrlf.org

UMASS Amherst

The 32nd Annual New England Saxophone Symposium. Free. Amherst.

Williams College

Williams College Department of Music presents a Student Recital with Elaina Pullano, 4 p.m. Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, Williamstown.

OUTDOORS

Taconic Hiking Club

Leader's Choice Cross Country Skiing. Contact Sharon for details at sboqc@mindspring.com.

THEATRE

Academy of Music Theatre

Tanya O'Debra's "Radio Star," a one woman play written and performed by Brooklyn-based Tanya O'Debra. 8 p.m., Northampton. (413) 584-9032.

'62 Center for Theatre and Dance

Mount Greylock Regional High School presents the musical "Guys and Dolls." 7 p.m., 1000 Main St., Williamstown.

Dorset Players

‘I Am My Own Wife' by Doug Wright, performed by Tom Ferguson 7:30 p.m. at the Dorset Playhouse, Dorset. (802) 867-5777, dorsetplayers.org

Hubbard Hall

"King Lear," 8 p.m. 25 East Main St., Cambridge, N.Y. (518) 677-2495.

Lee High School

"Once Upon a Mattress" presented by Lee Wildcat Drama. 2 & 7 p.m., 300 Greylock St., Lee.

Lenox High School

The Broadway musical "Pippin" performed by high school students. 7:15 p.m. in the Duffin Theater, 197 East St., Lenox.

MCLA

Staged reading of "Dancing Lessons," the new romantic comedy by playwright Mark St. Germain, directed by Barrington Stage Artistic Director Julianne Boyd. 7 p.m., MCLA's Church Street Center, North Adams.

New Life Community Fellowship

"The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" presented by children from multiple churches. 2 to 4 p.m., 172 Hubbard Ave., Pittsfield.

Shakespeare & Company

"Private Lives" at the Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre, 2 p.m., Lenox.

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ART

Tunnel City Coffee

Joanie Ciolfi's Berkshire inspired oil paintings. On display daily, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., 100 Spring St., Williamstown. www.joanpalanociolfi.com.

COMMUNITY

'Anonymous' Meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous, main contact number: (413) 443-0212; Narcotics Anonymous, information on daily meeting locations and times: (413) 443-4377; Al-Anon, for family members who have a husband/wife/son/daughter, etc. who is impaired with alcohol/drugs, (413) 445-5852.

Berkshire Festival of Women Writers

International Women's Day 2014: On the Side of Justice: Argentinian Jewish family members Raquel Partnoy, Alicia Partnoy, and Ruth Irupé Sanabria. Daniel Arts Center, Bard College at Simon's Rock, 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington, 2 p.m. Berkshirewomenwriters.org

Bookloft

Douglass Whynott reads from ‘The Sugar Season: A Year in the Life of Maple Syrup,' 4 p.m. Barrington Plaza, 332 Stockbridge Road / Route 7, Great Barrington. (413) 528-1521.

Breakfast

Berkshire Lodge of Masons to host an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, 8-11:30 a.m., at the Lodge at 62 Center St., Adams.

Breakfast Buffet

All-you-can-eat, take-outs available, 8 to 11:30 a.m., Upton Lodge of Masons, AF&AM, 120 Church St., Cheshire; $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, $6 for children.

Brunch and Cabaret

Taconic Theatre hosts a brunch and cabaret featuring the cast of "The Wedding Singer." The menu will include pancakes, eggs, ham, muffins, and coffee/tea/milk. Cast members of the musical will perform songs from the musical as well as other love songs throughout the morning. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Masonic Temple on South Street, Pittsfield.

Brunch and Matinee

Brunch in conjunction with the Broadway musical "Pippin" sponsored by the Lenox Memorial High School class of 2014. The brunch will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the school cafeteria and the performance will be at 1:15 p.m. 197 East St., Lenox.

Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

Family style dinner hosted by Stockbridge Grange, 1-2 p.m. in the Hall on Church Street, Stockbridge. Take out (413) 298-3185.

Jewish Federation of the Berkshires

PJ Library and Hevreh of Southern Berkshire invite children in grades K-12 for a fun filled Purium program. Families and students will help with a mitzvah project, make masks for Purim, hear Purim stories and act them out, too. Free. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 270 State Road, Great Barrington.

Mason Library

Meeting ‘On the Bridge,' 7 p.m., 213 Main St., Great Barrington.

Pancake Breakfast

Cheshire Volunteer Fire Department to host annual pancake breakfast from 8-11:30 a.m. All proceeds benefit the purchase of equipment needed for the Fire Department. St. Mary's Church Hall, Cheshire.

Shaker Dam Coffeehouse and Stanmayer Gallery

Informational gathering to discuss a new community garden in the town. Interested individuals are invited to a kick-off and brainstorming event from 2-4 p.m., 2 Main St., West Stockbridge.

Stamford Fire Company

Dog and cat rabies clinic to be conducted, 1-3 p.m., Stamford, VT.

Williams Inn

Celebration of Col. Ephraim Williams' 299th birthday. Ceremony at 12:30 p.m. with traditional birthday cake cutting to follow. Williamstown.

DANCE

Berkshire South

Tea Dance, for adults. A thirty minute dance technique class will be offered at the start of each dance. 2:30 to 5 p.m., 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington.

National Museum of Dance

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Marni Gillard who will be entertaining with Irish folklore, as well as Irish Step Dancers taught by Theresa Hughes. Traditional music of Ireland will be performed by Paul Rosenberg, Hilary Schrauf, and Eric Everson. Wear your dancing shoes! 2 p.m., 99 South Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY.

HEALTH & FITNESS

Co-Dependent Meeting

12-step meeting every Sunday, 7 to 8 p.m., Congregational Church, Main Street, (use entrance on right of building), Dalton; information: (413) 684-2137.

Healing Rhythms

Heart-centered yoga flow, 9 to 10:30 a.m., Lenox Commons, 55 Pittsfield Road, Building 8A, Lenox, (413) 637-2727.

Pittsfield Family YMCA

Aquafit, 8-9 a.m.; Tabata Boot Camp, 9-10 a.m.; Zumba, 4-5 p.m.; North Street, Pittsfield, (413) 499-7650.

KID STUFF

Pittsfield YMCA

Storytime Ballet, ages 18 to 36 months, 10-10:45 a.m.; Hip-Hop, introductory-level, which provides a structured method of learning various Hip Hop dance movements in a fun filled and vibrant class environment, 1-1:45 p.m.; Ballet I & II, for ages 3-kindergarten, focuses on less traditional barre work and more independent movement, 11-11:45 a.m.; Ballet II & III, for grades 1-8, begins to incorporate the less traditional to traditional barre work and independent movement, 12-12:45 p.m., Serious About Sports, ages 8-13, 1-4 p.m.; 292 North St., Pittsfield. (413) 499-7650, ext. 13.

MUSEUMS

Animagic

Museum of Animation, Special Effects and Art showcases Berkshire-based talent that made blockbuster movies like "The Matrix," "X-Men" and "Chicken Run." Original models and technologies from the movies. "Create Your Own Animated Movie" workshop with award-winning special effects creator Eugene Mamut; creations will be posted on Internet. 135 Main St., Lee. By reservation, (413) 243-8095 or (413) 841-6679.Arrowhead

Museum of Animation, Special Effects and Art showcases Berkshire-based talent that made blockbuster movies like "The Matrix," "X-Men" and "Chicken Run." Original models and technologies from the movies. "Create Your Own Animated Movie" workshop with award-winning special effects creator Eugene Mamut; creations will be posted on Internet. 135 Main St., Lee. By reservation, (413) 243-8095 or (413) 841-6679.Arrowhead

The Herman Melville Museum offers new hours for tours: 11 a.m., 12, 1 and 2 p.m. Visitors are welcome between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. No reservations are necessary. 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield.

Becket Land Trust

Historic quarry and forest featuring hundreds of artifacts and dynamic vistas, year-round outdoor quarry museum and expansive nature preserve, self-guided historic walk, open daylight hours year round, free admission, coordinating exhibits and programs at 12 Brooker Hill Road, Route 8, Becket; quarry is off Route 20, 456 Quarry Road, Becket, (413) 623-2100 or www.becketlandtrust.org.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Garden features 15 acres with 23 display beds representing over 3,000 regionally appropriate plant species, significant trees, unique shrubs and exotic botanical collections. Open year-round to visitors, corner of routes 102 and 183, Stockbridge. Information: (413) 298-3926 or visit www.berkshirebotanical.org.

Berkshire Museum

"Objectify: A Look Into the Permanent Collection," ongoing. Art, history and natural science museum, open 10-5, Mon.-Sat., noon-5, Sun. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Chesterwood

Summer home of public sculptor, Daniel Chester French, sculptor of The Minute Man in Concord, and Abraham Lincoln for the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Tours, workshops, artist demonstrations and guided tours offered daily at 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30, open daily through Oct. 31. 4 Williamsville Road, off Route 183, Stockbridge, (413) 298-3579, ext. 25216.

Clark Art Institute

Art museum and international center for research and scholarship features public and educational programs. Open Tues.-Sun. through June, 10 to 5. 225 South St., Williamstown, (413) 458-2303.

The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home

Summer cottage of the great American writer, Edith Wharton, best known for her Pulitzer prize winning novel, The Age of Innocence. Open daily May-October. Grounds are open to public from dawn to dusk November-April. Special events, lectures, and performances throughout the year. Please visit EdithWharton.org or call (413) 551-5100 for more information. 2 Plunkett Street, Lenox.

Norman Rockwell Museum

World's largest collection of original art by Norman Rockwell, as well as changing exhibitions on the art of illustration. Featured exhibitions are "Wendell Minor's America," "Dancing Princesses: The Fairy Tale Art of Ruth Sanderson," The 28th Annual Berkshire County High School Art Show, Highlights from "Norman Rockwell, Behind the Camera," and "Norman Rockwell's 323 ‘Saturday Evening Post' Covers." Open Mon.-Fri. 10 to 4; weekends 10 to 5; family creativity center. Information: www.nrm.org or (413) 931-2221.

Susan B. Anthony Museum

Childhood home of the legendary human rights leader, features a portrait gallery, legacy room and birthing room, 11:30 to 4, 67 East Road, Adams; private tours: (413) 743-7121.

Ventfort Hall

Mansion and Gilded Age Museum, 1893 Morgan mansion with extraordinary plaster ceilings, stained glass and hand carved wood; open daily year-round for tours; featuring "Les Petite Dames de Mode" exhibit featuring women's fashions from 1855-1914 as well as plays, concerts, and a tea & talk series. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 104 Walker St., Lenox. Information: (413) 637-3206 or www.GildedAge.org.

MUSIC

Bard College at Simon's Rock

Thesis concert by Ceilidh Blood, 3 p.m. Kellogg Music Center, Great Barrington.

Berkshire Community College

Memory Lane presents "Musical Memories with a Doo-wop Beat," a variety show to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis. Music from the ‘50s and ‘60s, rock and roll, country, and comedy. 2 p.m., Pittsfield.

Drum/Bugle Corps

Pittsfield Red Knights Drum and Bugle Corps practice, 2 to 5 p.m., Victory Temple Church, Dewey Avenue, Pittsfield. Information: Paul Christopher, (413) 281-1216 or Betsy Halla, (413) 822-5235.

Mountain Dulcimer Music Fest

Workshops from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday hymn sing at 9 a.m. Located at the Calvary United Methodist Church, 15 Ridge Place, Latham, NY.

UMASS Amherst

The 32nd Annual Jazz Showcase, 2 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Amherst. Free.Starving Artist Creperie

The 32nd Annual Jazz Showcase, 2 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Amherst. Free.Starving Artist Creperie

Musical Brunch. Live bluegrass, jazz, funk, classical, and other types of music from talented local performers. Breakfast served until 3 p.m. View the artwork from the adjoined Good Purpose Gallery. 11 a.m., Lee.

THEATER

Dorset Players

‘I Am My Own Wife' by Doug Wright, performed by Tom Ferguson 2 p.m. at the Dorset Playhouse, Dorset. (802) 867-5777, dorsetplayers.org

Hubbard Hall

"King Lear," 2 p.m. 25 East Main St., Cambridge, N.Y. (518) 677-2495

Lenox Memorial High School

The Broadway musical "Pippin," performed by high school students. 1:15 p.m., 197 East St., Lenox.

New Life Community Fellowship

Multimedia presentation of "The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe," presented by children from multiple churches. 2 to 4 p.m., 172 Hubbard Ave., Pittsfield.

Shakespeare & Company

"Private Lives" in the Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre, 2 p.m., Lenox.

Most of these listings represent nonprofit or not-for-profit organizations and are printed as a public service. Prices vary for arts and entertainment events. Ongoing events must be updated monthly. Information must arrive at least a week before the date of publication and be sent to Olivia Daly, Calendar, The Berkshire Eagle, P.O. Box 1171, Pittsfield 01202; emailed to news@berkshireeagle.com, or faxed to (413) 499-3419. Questions: (413) 496-6238, Monday through Friday, 9 to 5.