Berkshire South Regional Community Center will host its bi-monthly D.O.P.E. (Discussing Our Personal Experiences) gathering at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, at the Center, 15 Crissey Road.

This group is for those affected by and concerned about the epidemic of opioid addiction. These discussions are free and open to the public.

For additional information on D.O.P.E., contact Emerson Badessa at BSRCC, 413-528-2810, ext. 30, or