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ART

Lanesborough Public Library

Nicholas DeCandia’s photo exhibit, "Babe," comprised of photographs of his wife of 40 years. Opening reception 2-4 p.m., Lanesborough.

COMMUNITY

Adams Redemption Center

HVMHS Seniors to hold a Can & Bottle Drive to raise money for their All Night Non-Alcohol Graduation Party. 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Adams.

’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.

Back Nine Bar & Grill

"Remembering Harley Ogle" benefit. Food, raffles, and live music by Rev Tor, Domino Theory, B.A. Dario, Longview Gunslingers, and Chris Merenda. All proceeds and supply donations support the Pittsfield Family YMCA licensed elementary school-age programs. 3-10 p.m., 303 Crane Ave., Pittsfield.

EMS Exposition

Emergency Medical Services of Berkshire County to hold their fifth annual EMS Exposition. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., sponsored by Berkshire Gas. Over 65 exhibitors and emergency vehicles. Lanesborough.

Frog Lotus Yoga

Community Yoga Classes. Enjoy the beautiful studio space and connect with the kula or local community through yoga. 4:30-5:45 p.m., 189 Beaver St.


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Mark Skinner Library

Eduardo Ulibarri, ambassador and permanent representative of Costa Rica to the U.N., on "The Role of Small States in Promoting Peace and Security," 4 p.m. Manchester.

The Mount

"George Stacey and the Creation of American Chic" with author Maureen Footer, 4 p.m. Lenox.

PNA Hall

Meeting of the Maple Grove Civic Club. Stanley Cote will open the meeting at 3 p.m. and conduct club business. Following the presentation will be a dinner, social and raffle. Victory Street, Adams.

St. Joseph’s Church

BMC’s Renal Dialysis Unit to hold its annual memorial service. 2 p.m., 414 North St., Pittsfield.

Stockbridge Grange

Baked ham dinner, family style. Adults $12, children $6. 1 to 2 p.m. in the Hall on Church Street. Take out available, call (413) 298-3185. Stockbridge.

Truck Day

The Great Barrington Cooperative Preschool presents its 7th Annual Truck Day. Truck Day brings the excitement of real trucks and vehicles to the children and families of our community. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Ski Butternut, Great Barrington.

DANCE

The Colonial Theatre

Darrel Pucciarello’s Studio One presents its annual Dancers in Concert performance. 4 p.m., 111 South St., Pittsfield. (413) 997-4444.

FILM

Images Cinema

"The Cold Lands," 7 p.m. Q&A with writer/director Tom Gilroy. Williamstown.

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.

Dalton CRA

Dalton CRA

Adult Lap Swim, 9-11 a.m.; Family Swim, 1:30-2:30 p.m., 400 Main St., Dalton. (413) 684-0260.

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.; Couch to 5k Program, 11 a.m. to noon; Zumba, 4-5 p.m.; North Street, Pittsfield, (413) 499-7650.

Recovery International

Recovery International

A self-help, after-care method for persons suffering from nervous problems and fears, non-sectarian, meets every Sunday, at 2 p.m., in the Autumn Room at St. Mark’s Church, West Street, Pittsfield; use the Albro Street entrance.

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

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. "Berkshire Collects," showcasing Berkshire County residents’ passionate pursuit of every imaginable kind of object, on view through May 11. Art, history and natural science museum, open 10-5, Mon.-Sat., noon-5, Sun. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home

Summer estate of the great American writer, Edith Wharton. Daily tours of the house and gardens May-October. Special events, lectures, and performances throughout the year. Trails and walking paths. Please visit EdithWharton.org or call (413) 551-5111 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," "Baseball, Rodeos, and Automobiles: The Art of Murray Tinkleman," Highlights from "Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera," "Norman Rockwell’s 323 ‘Saturday Evening Post’ Covers," and Norman Rockwell’s original Stockbridge studio. 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

Barrington Stage Company

"Let’s Fall in Love," 5 p.m., Mr. Finn’s Cabaret, Pittsfield.

Battenkill Chorale

"Freedom" tribute to Nelson Mandela, music of Argentina,4 p.m. Immaculate Conception Church, 73 Main St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y. (518) 692-7458.

Bennington College

Sage City Symphony to present its final concert of the season, conducted by Michael Finckel. 4 p.m., Greenwall Auditorium, Bennington, VT.

Berkshire Concert Choir

"Facets of Love," a concert by the 50-voice chorus. 3 p.m. Zion Lutheran Church, Pittsfield. (413) 442-6120.

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.

Eagle Band

Brass, trombone and clarinet ensembles concert 3 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 55 Fenn St., Pittsfield. Free.

Lichtenstein Center

"Mostly Jazz" jam session, for musicians of all ages and abilities (except beginners) to play jazz, meet other musicians and socialize, from 3 to 5 p.m., 28 Renne Ave., Pittsfield; information: Art Niedeck, (413) 442-2665.

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

London’s National Theatre in HD "King Lear," 2 p.m. Great Barrington.

Spencertown Academy

Uel Wade Scholarship Concert. 3 to 5 p.m. Spencertown, N.Y.

Starving Artist Creperie

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.

Williams College

Frank Zheng, piano concert, 3 p.m., Williamstown.

THEATER

BCC Players

"Young Frankenstein" 2 p.m. Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield.

Community Access to the Arts

"CATAtude" performing artists with disabilities in a showcase of talent, 1 p.m. Shakespeare & Company in Lenox. (413) 528-5485.

Miss Hall’s School

"Daisy Pulls it Off," a parody about the adventures of a plucky schoolgirl in a 1920s British boarding school. 2 p.m. in the Woods Theater of the Elizabeth Gatehell Klein Arts Center. Tickets call (413) 395-7108. Holmes Road, Pittsfield.

Mixed Company Theatre

"Fully Committed" by Becky Mode. New Stage presents Daniel Osman playing 40 roles in this hilarious comedy about restaurant life. 7:30 p.m., 37 Rosseter St., Great Barrington. (413) 528-2320.

Oldcastle Theatre Company

"Play Date" 7:30 p.m. Bennington.

Town Players of Pittsfield

Staged reading of "A Long Trip", 2 p.m., Whitney Center for the Arts, 42 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.

WAM Theatre

"Measure for Measure" by William Shakespeare, staged reading with all-women cast, 3 p.m. No. Six Depot Café and Roastery, West Stockbridge.

Tomorrow

ART

Open Studio

Life drawing with live model for practicing artists, bring own materials, from 6 to 9 p.m., IS183, Art School of the Berkshires, 13 Willard Hill Road, Stockbridge; information: (413) 298-5252, Ext. 100.

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.

BerkshireWorks

Job club with Millie Calesky, personal and professional coach, allows job seekers to expand their network of contacts and serves as a support group throughout the job search process, from 1 to 2 p.m., optional networking at 12:45 p.m., 160 North St., Pittsfield; preregistration: (413) 499-2220, Ext. 154 or online at www.berkshireworks.org.

Bounti-fare Restaurant

Adams-Cheshire Little League spaghetti dinner. 7 p.m., $8 per person. Adams.

Community Supper

Community Supper

Free delicious meal prepared by some of the finest chefs in the Berkshires. No reservation required, donations accepted. 5-6 p.m., 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington. (413) 528-2810.

Jewish Federation of the Berkshires

"Great Jewish Opera Singers" at 1 p.m., following noon lunch, at Congregation Knesset Israel, 16 Colt Road, Pittsfield.

Living Well

"Solving Digestive Issues with Nutrition Response Testing" workshop. Learn how to properly repair your gut and digestion with the help of whole foods and supplements. 6:30 p.m., 140 Pleasant St., North Adams. (413) 663-5500.

Master Gardener Hotline

Gardening questions answered by Master Gardeners, 9 to noon, leave a message and call will be returned the following Monday between 9 and noon, (413) 298-5355.

Meditation Sangha

Pittsfield UU Meditation Sangha, learn how to handle stress and find peace, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., George Crane Memorial Center, 81 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Moments House

Walking for Wellness, 10 a.m.; Foot reflexology, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.;; Licensed Manicures, 1-3 p.m.; Crochet Circle, 3-5 p.m.; Oncology Massage Drop in, 4-6 p.m.; Mixology, 6-8 p.m., 34 Depot St., Pittsfield.

Neighborhood Health Center

CHP on Wheels: Eye Care. Comprehensive screening, diagnosis, and treatment for most eye diseases for all ages. 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., 510 North St., Pittsfield. (413) 528-8580.

North Adams Public Library

Friends of the North Adams Public Library to meet in the community room. Open to the public. 3:30 p.m., North Adams.

Pembury Bridge Club

ACBL-sponsored duplicate bridge, open game at 6:45 p.m., South Congregational Church, 110 South St., Pittsfield; Peter Samsel, (413) 655-2416.

Public Eat+Drink

Eat + Think Trivia. Test your skills and knowledge against others while enjoying a pint from Public’s fine beer selection. 8:30 p.m., 34 Holden St., Adams. (413) 664-4444.

DANCE

Line Dance Classes

With instructor Cheryl Wendling, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Dalton Senior Center, 40 Field St., Ext., Dalton, (413) 443-6263.

Line Dance Lessons

Berkshire County Line Dancers, for beginners of all ages, at 6:30 p.m., Eagles Hall, Curran Highway, North Adams. Information call Mary Ellen Dean (413) 663-9718.

HEALTH AND FITNESS

Acupuncture

Pittsfield Community Acupuncture offers treatments for pain, anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction, and to encourage general well being. 4-6:15 p.m., appointments and walk-ins welcome. 42 Summer St., Pittsfield. (413) 243-0654.

BMC

Parkinson’s Exercise Group, 5th Floor Medical Arts Complex. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Medical clearance required. $5/session. Questions call (413) 447-3075. Pittsfield.

Dalton CRA

Fitness Boot Camp, 5:30 to 6:30 a.m.; Spin, 5:30-6:30 a.m.; Adult Lap Swim, 6-9 a.m.; Hi-Lo Infusion, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.; Splashercise, 9-10 a.m.; Family Swim, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.; Spin, 12-12:45 p.m.; Adult Lap Swim, 12-1 p.m.; Sculpting Strength, 4:15-5:15 p.m.; Adult Lap Swim, 5-6 p.m.; Spin, 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Vinyasa Yoga, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; Water Aerobics, 6-7 p.m., 400 Main St., Dalton, (413) 684-0260.

Gentle Yoga

For all levels, focus on creating sequencing, breath work and meditation, drop-ins welcome, 9 to 10 a.m., Yoga Depot, 137 North St., Pittsfield; Rachael Plaine: (413) 822-2034.

Healing Rhythms

Nia, 9-10 a.m., Lenox Commons, 55 Pittsfield Road, building 8A, Lenox; information: (413) 637-2727.

Overeaters Anonymous

12-step meeting, 7 p.m., 175 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.

Parkinson’s Exercise Group

Southern Berkshire Volunteer Ambulance Garage, 1 p.m., Fairview Hospital campus, Lewis Avenue, Great Barrington; medical clearance required, $5 per session; information: (413) 854-9740.

Pittsfield Family YMCA

Indoor Cycle, 6:30-7:30 a.m.; Deep Water Circuit Training, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Senior Sneakers Classic, 9:30-10:45 a.m.; Aquafit, 11 to noon; Gentle Yoga, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.; Tabata Boot Camp, 12:30-1:15 p.m.; All in One, 5:30-6:15 p.m.; Evening Yoga, 6:45-8 p.m., 292 North St., Pittsfield, (413) 499-7650, ext.13.

Yoga Depot

Yoga Depot

All-levels yoga, practice using posture flow, breath work and deep relaxation, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., 137 North St., Pittsfield; Waterfall Perry: (413) 464-1944.

KID STUFF

Kindergym & Swim

Open play, group games and activities, circle time, songs, crafts, snacks and swimming for toddlers and their parents/guardians, follows Central Berkshire school schedule, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Dalton CRA, 400 Main St., Dalton, (413) 684-0260.

Sheep Hill

Sheep Hill

Weekly nature classes for preschoolers featuring nature stories, crafts, and activities focusing on nature in winter and first signs of spring. 10-11 a.m., Williamstown. (413) 458-2494.

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.

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. "Berkshire Collects," showcasing Berkshire County residents’ passionate pursuit of every imaginable kind of object, on view through May 11. Art, history and natural science museum, open 10-5, Mon.-Sat., noon-5, Sun. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home

Summer estate of the great American writer, Edith Wharton. Daily tours of the house and gardens May-October. Special events, lectures, and performances throughout the year. Trails and walking paths. Please visit EdithWharton.org or call (413) 551-5111 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," "Baseball, Rodeos, and Automobiles: The Art of Murray Tinkleman," Highlights from "Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera," "Norman Rockwell’s 323 ‘Saturday Evening Post’ Covers," and Norman Rockwell’s original Stockbridge studio. Open Mon.-Fri. 10 to 4; weekends 10 to 5; family creativity center. Information: www.nrm.org or (413) 931-2221.

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.

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.