The Jewish Federation of the Berkshires will present the "Beyond Genocide: A Manuscript Illuminators Digest" with artist Ami Fagin at 10:45 a.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at Hevreh of Southern Berkshire, 270 State Road.

Through the art of the illuminated manuscript, Fagin will engage in a dialogue of understanding with her audience while conducting an artistic journey into the heart of genocide and mass atrocity in its many incarnations throughout history.

The program will be followed at noon by a seasonal, farm fresh buffet lunch.

The cost of the program with lunch is $11; the program alone is $5.

Reservations: Nancy Maurice Rogers, program director, at (413) 442-4360, ext. 15.