The American Cancer Society will host a Making Strides Against Breast Cancer kickoff rally and informational meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, at Ayelada Inc., 505 East St., to share details about its upcoming community walk.

Complimentary food and beverages will be served.

The Berkshire County walk is slated for 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15 at the Common.

For additional details, visit or call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345.