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ART

Art Omi

Dance party with music by LARA + KIRAN and open studios free and open to the public. 59 Letter S Road, Ghent, N.Y.

Arts Alive in the Hilltowns

Fourth annual festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More than 50 artists in painting, pottery, weaving, sculpture, glass and crafts. Music, silent auction, food. Free. Worthington in the Town Hall, Church School, and on the Green. natstafford72@gmail.com

The Mount

"The Mystery of Mobiles Revealed," 10 a.m. SculptureNow director Ann Jon workshop on the art of balance. Lenox.

Pop UP Gallery

Artists Marguerite Bride, Joanie Ciolfi, Debbie Carter and Scott Taylor exhibit original paintings in 4 mediums ranging from traditional to contemporary. Open daily an hour before every Barrington Stage (mainstage) show and before and after matinees, by chance and always by appointment with an artist. Visit popupunionst.wordpress.com for more details.

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.

Ashley House

Ashley House Tour at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Trustees of Reservations members free, nonmembers $5, children free. Call (413) 298-3239 ext.


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3013 or email chenry@ttor.org. 117 Cooper Hill Road, Sheffield.

Becket Village Fair

Specialty vendors offering their items and handicrafts, baked good & lunch, basket raffles, tag sale; Becket Athenaeum book sale; Becket Arts Center, Eleanor Mullen House & village businesses open, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the north village, Route 8, Becket, near the Washington town line.

Becket Volunteer Firefighters’ Association

The Becket Volunteer Firefighters’ Association will hold a pancake breakfast from 8-11 a.m. at the Route 8 Village Station in Becket. Adults $6, children $3, under 4 free.

Bennington Bike Nite

Downtown show, bike display, live music and vendors, 5 to 9 p.m. Bennington.

Berkshire Athenaeum

Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum book sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Community College

"Heating Up Cold Cases," 10:30 a.m. OLLI talk, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum

Caterpillar Lab 1 to 5 p.m. Pittsfield.

Berkshire South

Swim Lessons, ages 6 months and up. All abilities and levels. Members $50, guests $70; Berkshire South Playgroup, ages 2 months to 5 years. 10:30 a.m.-noon. Members $5, guests $7; Ping, Pong & Pizza, drop in for some friendly competition then relax together with a pizza lunch. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Members $6, guests $8; Lake Mansfield Lifeguards, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Memorial Field Skate Park Staff, 3-9 p.m., Housatonic Village Playground Activities, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Bidwell House Museum

History Talk: "New England Bound: Slavery and Colonization at the Edge of an Empire," 10 a.m. Slavery and colonization in 17th-century New England. Held at Tyringham Union Church, Main Road, Tyringham.

Blue Rider Stables

Ride-a-thon, two day event, open to anyone who has ridden with Blue Rider & can get sponsors, by appointment, 15 Farm Lane, South Egremont, (413) 528-5299.

Can and Bottle Drive

Pittsfield Lions Club can and bottle drive. Call (413) 448-2855 for pickup or information. Now accepting all soda, beer, tea, juice and water in glass bottles and clear plastic or in aluminum cans, deposit or non-deposit, no wine. Eyeglasses, cell phones and ink cartridges also accepted.

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. 

Columbia County Historical Society

"The Great North River of New Netherland," the Hudson River and Dutch Colonization. 4 p.m. 5 Albany Ave., Kinderhook, N.Y. (518) 758-9265.

Corvettes of Berkshire

Cars for Kids 2014 Car, Truck & Motorcycle charity show, Bedard Bros., 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration 8:30 a.m. Proceeds benefit Berkshire County Kids’ Place. Free admission for spectators. Food, displays, raffles, trophies. www.corvettesofberkshire.org.

Dalton Lions Club Circus

Kelly Miller Circus. Animals unloaded and fed starting at 7:30 a.m. Tent raising 9 a.m. Shows at 2 and 5 p.m. American Legion Field, North Street (Route 9), Dalton.

Eastern States Exposition

Northeast Paso Fino & Northeast Peruvian Horse Association Horse Shows at the Coliseum. 1305 Memorial Ave., West Springfield.

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.

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.

Green River Festival

Celebration with more than 30 acts on three stages, local food, beer and wine, handmade crafts, a dance tent, kid’s activities and hot air balloon rides. Greenfield Community College.

Hancock Shaker Village

Hand-cut dovetail workshop, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pittsfield.

Lee Congregational Church

Lee Congregational Church

History tours of the church, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday, 25 Park Place, Lee., (413) 243-1033, www.ucc-lee.org.

Lenox Memorial High School Class of 1984

The Lenox Memorial High School Class of 1984 will hold its 30th reunion at 6 p.m. at Mazzeo’s Ristorante. Contact Lisa Boenitz Gastaldi at (206) 300-2629 or Jill Milne Carpenter at (413) 441-3482.

Lord and Tailor

Gift and thrift shop, array of spring & summer clothing, $2 jeans. Noon to 4 p.m., South Congregational Church, 110 South St., Pittsfield.

Merck Forest and Farmland

10th Annual Sheep Dog Trial and Farm Festival, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. See handlers and their border collies compete for the title at the Merck Forest Open. Food from regional farms, local crafters who specialize in fiber arts, horse-drawn wagon rides, children’s activities. Merck Forest and Farmland Center aims to teach, demonstrate and sustain a working landscape. Rupert, Vt. merckforest.org.

Mission House Tour

Tours 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Trustees of reservations members free, nonmembers $6, children free. Call (413) 298-3239 ext. 3013 or email chenry@ttor.org for more information. 19 Main St., Stockbridge.

Naumkeag

Naumkeag Historic House & Garden Tours: Tour Naumkeag, The Trustees of Reservations’ Gilded Age mansion, complete with original furnishings, tools and art. Members free, nonmembers $15, children free. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call (413) 298-8138 or email naumkeag@ttor.org; Apples & Pears: Upstairs-Downstairs Tour: Visit the world of housemaids and farmworkers and see how the servants of yesteryear made the Gilded Age "Shine". 1 p.m. Space is limited; $15. RSVP, call (413) 298-8138. 5 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge.

New Lebanon Committee Meeting

"Stop NY Fracked Gas Pipeline," steering committee meeting, open to the public, donations accepted, from 6-8 p.m. Town Hall, 14755 New York Route 22, New Lebanon, N.Y., (518) 794-8889.

Northern Berkshire Solid Waste Management District

The Northern Berkshire Solid Waste Management District is collecting paint at the Williamstown Transfer Station, 675 Simonds Road, Williamstown. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Information: Sandy Totter at (413) 743-8208, nbswmd.com.

Pittsfield Garden Tour

A self-guided tour of gardens in Pittsfield, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., places announced with tickets. (413) 442-8167.

Purradise

Family fun celebrating Purradise’s fourth birthday. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 301 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington. For more information, call Danielle at (413) 717-4244.

Railroad Street Youth Project

"Alternatives to Violence Project" basic training at the Drop-in Center. To sponsor or register for this event, visit the RSYP website for more information. Great Barrington.

Richmond Congregational Church

Annual Tag Sale from 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Also featuring a book sale. 1515 State Road, Richmond.

St. Ann’s Summer Festival

10 a.m.-10 p.m. For more information, go to stannlenox.org or call (413) 637-0157.

Stockbridge Library Association

Three-day book sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (413) 298-5501. stockbridgelibrary.org.

Super-Food Drive

Sponsored by Healthy Pittsfield Partnership to benefit Pittsfield food pantries. Wholesome foods (peanut butter, whole grains, brown rice, canned tuna, beans, lentils, canned fruits) are requested. Some locations will offer recipe demonstrations. Collection boxes from noon to 4 p.m. at Price Chopper on Hubbard Ave-
nue, Pittsfield, and Pittsfield Road, Lenox; Stop & Shop on Merrill Road and Dan Fox Drive, Pittsfield; Big Y, West Street, Pittsfield; and Guido’s Fresh Marketplace, Route 7, Pittsfield, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Pittsfield’s Downtown Farmers Market, First Street.

Ventfort Hall

Performance and Tea: "Mary Todd Lincoln: An Unconventional Woman." 4 p.m. Lenox.

W.E.B. DuBois Celebration

Celebration honoring Great Barrington’s acclaimed writer and Civil rights activist, 4 p.m. First Congregational Church, Great Barrington.

DANCE

Jacob’s Pillow

Dance Theatre of Harlem, 2 and 8 p.m., Ted Shawn Theatre. Reggie Wilson/Fist & Heel Performance Group in "Moses(es)", 2:15 and 8:15 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre. Free PillowTalk: "Black Ballerinas: What’s New?", 4 p.m., Blake’s Barn. Free Inside/Out: Contemporary Program, School at Jacob’s Pillow, 6:15 p.m., Becket.

Mass Live Arts/14

Choreographer Faye Driscoll’s "Thank You for Coming: Attendance," 8 p.m. Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington.

EXHIBITS

Albany Center Gallery

Featuring "The Black & White Show," an exhibition featuring regional artists who explore form and content using a monochromatic palette. 39 Columbia St., Albany, N.Y. (518) 462-4775.

Art On Main

"Mia Le Comte: Somewhere Over the Rainbow, 1966-2003," until September 3. The Gallery at Barnbrook Realty, 271 Main St., Great Barrington.

Eclipse Eagle Gallery

Featuring "Evolution." Reception from 6-8 p.m. 243 Union St., North Adams. (617) 512-4477.

The Emporium Antiques & Art Center

Featuring "Wake Up Assemblage," a multimedia collage with antique/retro imagery by artist Florin Ion Firimita. 319 Main St., Great Barrington. (413) 528-1660.

Geoffrey Young Gallery

"The Meaning of Life," a cartoon-based group exhibition curated by artists Sue and Phil Knoll, featuring 17 artists and 100 paintings, prints, and drawings through Aug. 2. Summer hours Wednesday-Sunday,11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and by appointment, 40 Railroad St., second floor, Great Barrington.

Good Purpose Gallery

Featuring "Duet in Color," an exhibit of works by Charles Steinhacker and Linda Clayton. 40 Main St., Lee.

Inner Vision

Exhibit featuring the work of local artists Karen Andrews and Susan Sabino through Aug. 31. Open Sat. & Sun., noon to 4 p.m., corner of Furnace Cone Hill roads, West Stockbridge. Call (413) 232-4027 for private studio visit.

Knox Gallery

LocalView: Monterey Places, People, and Things, a community photography exhibit. 452 Main Road, Monterey, (413) 528-3795.

Lauren Clark Fine Art

Solo exhibition featuring the work of Maurice "Pops" Peterson. Reception 4-7 p.m. 25 Railroad St., Great Barrington.

Lee Library Gallery

Artists of the Gloria Malcolm Arnold Studio showing paintings in a wide variety of media and subject matter. Main St., Lee. (413) 243-1169.

Mason Library

"Great Barrington: The Best Small Town," exhibition and sale features 60 artworks to benefit the Great Barrington Historical Society, 1:30 p.m., 231 Main St., Great Barrington.

SculptureNow

SculptureNow

"Common Ground," a new, juried exhibition of 25 large-scale, outdoor sculptures by regional, national and international artists, June 1-Oct. 31, at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s home, 2 Plunkett St., Lenox, (413) 623-2068, annjon@bcn.net, www.sculpturenow.org, www.edithwharton.org.

FILM

Mass MoCA

Documentary, "The Measure of All Things." 8:30 p.m. North Adams.

HEALTH & FITNESS

Dalton CRA

Adult Lap Swim, 7-9:30 a.m.; Spin, 7:15-8:15 a.m.; Arms, Abs & Tush, 7:30-8:30 a.m.; Spin, 8:30-9:30 a.m.; Flex & Flow Yoga, 9-10 a.m.; Adult Lap Swim, 12:15-1:15 p.m.; Family Swim, 1:15-2:15 p.m., 400 Main St., Dalton, (413) 684-0260.

Healing Rhythms

Healing Rhythms

Slow Flow Yoga, 8:30-10 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., 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

Arrowhead

"Stick Your Hands in History," 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Holmes Road, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Athenaeum

Summer Reading Club: Flap your wings like a bird for a raffle ticket.

Berkshire Museum

"Animals Up Close" with Rick Roth of Creature Teachers, 11 a.m. "Chow Time," discovery program where staff feed fish, reptiles or amphibians, at 12:30. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Mac-Haydn Children’s Theatre

Mac-Haydn Children’s Theatre

"Aladdin," musical, 10:30 a.m., $10 for children of all ages, special rates for groups, 1925 NY 203, Chatham, N.Y., (518) 392-9292, machaydntheatre.org.

Milne Library

Mad Science of New England, "Fire and Ice," interactive science, 1 p.m., free. Williamstown.

New Lebanon Library

Saturday Morning Story Hour. Story hour includes crafts, songs and movement activities. 10:30 a.m. 550 State Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y. (518) 794-8844.

LECTURE

Mount Lebanon Shaker Museum & Library

Francis Cape will speak on art installation, ‘We Sit Together: Utopian Benches from the Shakers to the Separatists to Zoar.’ 11 a.m. Off Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y. Information: (518) 794-9100 or shakermuseumandlibrary.org.

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: 10 & 11 a.m., 12, 1, 2, 3 & 4 p.m. Visitors are welcome between 9:30 a.m. and 5 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. "Butterflies," featuring a live Butterfly Pavilion, on view through September 1, learn all about butterflies and caterpillars, including works by contemporary artists as well as artifacts from cultures around the world. Admission to Butterfly Pavilion is an additional $2 per person; BeMuse: Intersection between Art and Science: Explores environmental issues, species extinction and human intervention. 4 p.m. Art, history and natural science museum, open 10-5, Mon.-Sat., noon-5, Sun. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Bidwell House Museum

An authentic experience in lifeways of the Berkshires in the 1750s. Fully equipped colonial homestead on unpaved country lane. 18th and 19th century furnishings and tools, heirloom vegetable garden, flower gardens, 192 acres of fields, woods and trails, picnic sites. Museum open Thursday through Monday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., guided tours on the hour. Grounds open daily. 100 Art School Road, Monterey, (413) 528-6888.

Chesterwood

Chesterwood

Summer home, studio and gardens of Daniel Chester French, best known for his sculptures of the "Minute Man" and the seated figure of "Abraham Lincoln for the Lincoln Memorial." The 122-acre-property includes woodland trails. Site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a Massachusetts Historic Landmark and a National Historic Landmark. Exhibitions: "An Oasis of Beauty: Photographs by Julie McCarthy" through Oct. 13, and "Selected Works by Albert Paley," June 14 to Oct. 13. June hours: Thursday to Monday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July and August: open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The residence is closed from 12:30 to 2 p.m., 4 Williamsville Road, Stockbridge. Information: www.chesterwood.org or (413) 298-3579.

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.

Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio

Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio

Art Deco home of an artistic couple who championed abstract art in the ‘30s and ‘40s. View their paintings and Cubist masterpiece collection, period furniture and gardens on 46 acre estate bordering Tanglewood. "Points of Contact," an intimate 2-man Studio exhibit featuring Morris and Holtzman, two of the founders of the AAA. Open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday to Sunday, hourly guided tours, Thursday 10 a.m. tour, half price for Berkshire County residents, 92 Hawthorne St., Lenox, (413) 637-0166.

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 "The Unknown Hopper: Edward Hopper as Illustrator," "Norman Rockwell’s 323 ‘Saturday Evening Post’ Covers," and "American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell." Open Mon.-Fri. 10 to 5; weekends 10 to 5; family creativity center. Information: www.nrm.org or (413) 931-2221.

North Adams Museum of History and Science

North Adams Museum of History and Science

Three floors, 25 permanent exhibits -- farming, immigration, railroading, industry, education, barracks replica from Fort Massachusetts, Black Light Gallery, military and more, one temporary gallery -- now showing Famous Former Residents, children’s hands-on Grandma’s Attic area, in restored freightyard coal distribution center Building 5A Western Gateway Heritage State Park. Thurs-Sat 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun 1-4 p.m. Info 413-664-4700 or nahs@bcn.net or www.northadamshistory.org.

Porter-Phelps-Huntington House

Porter-Phelps-Huntington House

Fourty Acres, an 18th-century farm on the banks of the Connecticut River that showcases life in rural New England over three centuries. Guided tours from 1 to 4:30 p.m., 130 River Drive, Hadley. (413) 584-4699.

Shaker Museum at Mount Lebanon

Shaker Museum at Mount Lebanon

North Family guided tour at 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., 1824 Meetinghouse tour at 1 p.m.; "The Great Stone Barn: Past, Present, Future" exhibit in Poultry House, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday to Monday, free admission, Mount Lebanon Shaker Village, 202 Shaker Road, New Lebanon, N.Y.

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 a tea and talk series, movies, plays, concerts, lectures and children’s programs. 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

Abode of the Message

Ishwari Keller and Sruti Ram of SRI Kirtan will lead a call and response chant workshop. Tickets: $20. 7 p.m. Information: (518) 794-8095. theabode.org.

Aston Magna Music Festival

"Vice Squad: Baroque skirmishes with alcohol, tobacco, coffee, and love," Bach, Hume, Ravenscroft and more, 8 p.m. Tickets: $20-$50, discounts available. Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle St., Great Barrington. astonmagna.org, (800) 595-4849.

Barrington Stage Company

"Colored Lights," starring KT Sullivan. 8 p.m., Mr. Finn’s Cabaret, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Cabaret Series at Seven Hills Inn

Featuring Sonny & Perley. Shows at 8:30 and 10:45 p.m. 40 Plunkett St., Lenox.

Guthrie Center

Christine Lavin and Don White, folk music, 8 p.m., 2 Van Deusenville Road, Great Barrington.

Knox Trail Inn

Oakes & Smith performing an acoustic mix of folk and pop with voices blending in close harmonies. Free. Buffet meal available at 6 p.m. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. Route 23, East Otis. For seating reservations, call (413) 269-4400.

Mass MoCA

"Measure of All Things ," 8:30 p.m., Sam Green, film with live music, North Adams.

Mohawk Trail Concerts

American songs by Stephen Foster, Charles Ives and Elliot Carter, Janacek’s "In the Mists" and Strauss’ setting of Tennyson’s "Enoch Arden," 7:30 p.m. Charlemont.

Music Mountain

Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks. 6:30 p.m. 225 Music Mountain Road, Falls Village, Conn.

Performance Space 21

Afro-Cuban Jazz Drummer Dafnis Prieto talk/demo (Chatham Village Summerfest), 2 p.m. Free. Tracy Memorial Hall, Main Street. Dafnis Prieto with the Si o Si Jazz Quartet, 8 p.m., The Tent at PS21. Chatham, N.Y.

Seeds of Harmony

Featuring Seth Glier. 6:30 p.m. The Coop on Bradley Farm, 545 North Main St., Lanesborough, directly across from entrance to Mount Greylock. Tickets: $20 For more information or tickets, call the Bradley Farm at (413) 499-2723. Tickets are also available at eventbrite.com. All concerts will also benefit Berkshire Children and Families, a local not for profit organization.

Tanglewood

Behind-the-Scenes BSO experience: Come to the Beer Garden at 9:30 a.m. Listen to a short pre-rehearsal talk and then enter The Shed, for a closed BSO rehearsal. Ends by 11:30. Talk, 9:30 a.m., rehearsal, 10:30 a.m. BSO, TMC Orchestra. Andris Nelsons with Sophie Bevan and Angela Denoke, sopranos; Isabel Leonard, mezzo. Strauss, "Der Rosenkavalier," Rachmaninoff "Symphonic Dances," Ravel "Bolero." 8:30 p.m., Lenox.

Tanglewood Talk

Pre-Concert Lecture: "The Three R’s: Der Rosenkavalier, Rachmaninov, and Ravel." Lecture with Professor Jeremy Yudkin. 2:30-4 p.m. Lenox Library, 18 Main St., Lenox. Reservations: yudkinjaf@gmail.com or at the door.

Tannery Pond Concerts

Jasper String Quartet, 8 p.m., Darrow School, Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y.

West Stockbridge 1854 Town Hall

Pythagoras "Rembrandt" and "Bear of the Berkshires" 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. 14 Main St.

OUTDOORS

Bartholomew’s Cobble

"Incredible Insects," search, catch and release, 10 a.m. to noon. Sheffield.

Hilltop Orchards

"Full Moon Hike & Bonfire" event at Hilltop Orchards and Furnace Brook Winery in Richmond. Participants should plan to arrive 15 minutes early, and should wear layers and appropriate footwear. A small light and water are recommended. $10 per person. For more information or to make a reservation, call (800) 833-6274 or visit hilltoporchards.com.

Hoffmann Bird Club

Williamstown birding, 7 a.m. Meet at Store at Five Corners lot on Route 7. (413) 458-0309.

Jet Ski Races

Clash for Mass, two day competition run by Northeast Watercraft Alliance, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Pontoosuc Lake at Matt Reilly’s Pub, Route 7, Lanesborough.

Mount Greylock

Scenic Summit Tours: Short, easy walks and talks with park interpreter Mike to discover the landscape, ecology and history of the highest point in Massachusetts. All ages welcome. Be prepared for the weather; bring a light snack and drinking water. 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Meet at Mount Greylock summit; Family Friendly Hikes: Explore the beauty of Mount Greylock in this series of easy paced hikes led by park interpreter Meshell. Be prepared for weather; wear sturdy shoes, bring a snack, bug spray, sunscreen and drinking water. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the visitor center and carpool to location. Rain cancels. For more information about each event, call (413) 499-4262.

Natural Bridge State Park

Marvelous Marble Tour: For all ages. Easy walk to explore the geological history and remains of the 19th to 20th century marble quarry. 10 a.m. visitor center. 1 McCauley Road, North Adams. (413) 663-6392.

Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

Fern Foray, 10 a.m.-noon. Lenox.

Project Native

Butterfly and bug safari 10:30 a.m. to noon, Free. Housatonic.

River Walk

Hoosic River Revival will lead a family-friendly walk along the Hoosic River in North Adams. Learn about the history of North Adams, the role of the river, and the future plans for its restoration as an asset for the City, from 11a.m. to noon, meet at Mass MoCA near the entrance to the Museum’s parking lot on Marshall Street, North Adams, www.HoosicRiverRevival.org or (413) 212-2996.

Self-Guided Walking Tour

In Search of the Mohicans Quest: Use the clues and follow the map to find a hidden story of the Mohican tribe along Main Street in Stockbridge. Take a walk and learn about local history. Download map at: www.thetrustees.org/In-Search-of-the-Mohicans.Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation

In Search of the Mohicans Quest: Use the clues and follow the map to find a hidden story of the Mohican tribe along Main Street in Stockbridge. Take a walk and learn about local history. Download map at: www.thetrustees.org/In-Search-of-the-Mohicans.Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation

Morning drop-in nature discovery programs, explore the Dietze Interpretive Center, and afternoon hikes. Pond and meadow exploration led by interpreter/naturalist Maria Dunlavey at 10 a.m. Guided nature hike along Hemlock Brook at 1 p.m., wear water shoes, swimming at Margaret Lindley Park to follow. Hikes meet at 1 p.m. at Sheep Hill, 671 Cold Spring Road, Williamstown, and carpool to the trailhead. www.wrlf.org, (413) 458-2494, e-mail interpreter@wrlf.org.

THEATER

Bard College at Simon’s Rock

Beckett Project, 6 p.m. Great Barrington.

Barrington Stage Company

"Kiss Me Kate," 2 and 8 p.m., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Theatre Group

"Mystery of Irma Vep," 2 and 8 p.m., Main Stage, Stockbridge. "A Little Night Music," 2 & 8 p.m., Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield. "Benefactors," 2 and 8 p.m., Unicorn Theatre, Stockbridge.

Capitol Steps at Cranwell Resort

Shows nightly at 8 p.m. Box Office: (413) 881-1636.

Chester Theatre Company

"Annapurna," 8 p.m. Chester.

Dorset Theatre Festival

"Out of the City," 3 and 8 p.m., Dorset. Talk-back with actors, directors after matinee.

MCLA

"Play on Hstory," Brian Jones performs internationally acclaimed historian Howard Zinn’s "Marx in SoHo," 6:30 p.m. Murdoch Hall, Church Street, North Adams.

Mixed Company

"Table Manners," a comedy by Alan Ayckbourne. 8 p.m. 37 Rossetter St., Great Barrington.

Oldcastle Theatre Company

"4,000 Miles" 2 and 7:30 p.m. Bennington.

Shakespeare and Company

Behind-the-Scenes tour, 10:30 a.m.

"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)," 2 p.m. "Shakespeare’s Will," 3 p.m. "A Servant of Two Masters," 5:30 p.m. "A Midsummer Night’s Dream," 7:30 p.m. "Julius Caesar," 8:30 p.m., Lenox.

Sharon Playhouse

"Falsettos," starring Kyle Barisich and Leslie Henstock. Talkback to follow. 3 & 8 p.m. Ct.

Spectrum Playhouse

"A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum." 2 & 7 p.m. 20 Franklin St., Lee.

The Theater Barn

"Black Coffee," Agatha Christie mystery. 4 and 8 p.m., New Lebanon, N.Y.

Weston Playhouse Theatre Company

"Analog and Vinyl," 2 and 7:30 p.m., Weston.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

Saturday Morning Live, 10:30 a.m."June Moon," 3:30 and 8 p.m., Main Stage. "A Great Wilderness," 3:30 and 8 p.m., Nikos Stage. Late-Night Cabaret, 10:30 p.m., Goodrich Hall.

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ART

Art Omi

Dance party with music by LARA + KIRAN and open studios free and open to the public. 59 Letter S Road, Ghent, N.Y.

The Mount

Common Ground, SculptureNow exhibition of outdoor sculptures, free guided tours with artists. 11:30 a.m. Lenox.

Pop UP Gallery

Artists Marguerite Bride, Joanie Ciolfi, Debbie Carter and Scott Taylor exhibit original paintings in 4 mediums ranging from traditional to contemporary. Open daily an hour before every Barrington Stage (mainstage) show and before and after matinees, by chance and always be appointment with an artist. Visit popupunionst.wordpress.com for more details.

Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum

Reception for "Field Notes 4," drawings, paintings, collages and sculptures by architects Sigrid Miller Pollin and Stephen Schreiber. 3-5 p.m. 130 River Drive, Hadley.

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.

Ashley House Tour

Hear the entwined stories of the Ashley family and the enslaved Elizabeth "Mumbet" Freeman and her successful suit for freedom in 1781. Tours at 1 and 2 p.m. Trustees: Free, Nonmembers: $5, Children: Free. Call (413) 298-3239 ext. 3013 or email chenry@ttor.org. 117 Cooper Hill Road, Sheffield.

Berkshire South

Swim Lessons: Ages 6 months and up. All abilities and levels. Members $50, guests $70; Tea Dance: For adults. A thirty minute dance technique class will be offered at the start of each dance. $10 per person at the door. 2:30-5 p.m.; Jump In: Jump In Aquatics Program is designed for individuals who have trouble participating in traditional land-based exercise programs and who want to support one another in improving their fitness levels. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Members $50, guests $75; Lake Mansfield Lifeguards, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Memorial Field Skate Park Staff, 3-9 p.m., Housatonic Village Playground Activities, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, (413) 528-2810, berkshiresouth.org.

Blue Rider Stables

Ride-a-thon, two day event, open to anyone who has ridden with Blue Rider & can get sponsors, by appointment, 15 Farm Lane, South Egremont, (413) 528-5299.

Book Signing

"We Plan and God Laughs" by Rabbi Sherre Hirsch, 10 a.m. to noon. Concepts of Art/Lenox Judaica, 65 Church St., Lenox. For more information, contact Benjamin Heyman at (413) 637-4845 or ben@conceptsofart.com.

Dalton Lions Club Circus

Kelly Miller Circus. Shows at 2 and 5 p.m. American Legion Field, North Street, Dalton.

Green River Festival

More than 30 acts on three stages, local food, beer and wine, handmade crafts, a dance tent, kid’s activities, hot air balloon rides. Greenfield Community College.

MCLA

Brian Jones "Racism and Segregation in Public Education Today." 8-10 a.m., Murdock Hall room 218, Church Street, North Adams.

Mission House Tour

Trustees: Free, Nonmembers: $6, Children: Free. Call (413) 298-3239 ext. 3013 or email chenry@ttor.org for information. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 19 Main St., Stockbridge.

The Mount

"Backstairs Tour," learn about the daily routines of the men and women who ran Edith Wharton’s home, $28, includes admission, tour, glass of champagne, at 10 a.m., 2 Plunkett Street, Lenox. Tickets: EdithWharton.org.

Railroad Street Youth Project

"Alternatives to Violence Project" basic training. Great Barrington.

Richmond Congregational Church

Richmond Congregational Church annual Tag Sale from 1-3 p.m. with a half-price sale and a book sale. 1515 State Road, Richmond.

Robert Frost Stone House

"What to Make of a Diminished Thing - A College Professor’s Response to Some Astounding Student Interpretations of ‘The Oven Bird.’" 2 p.m. Free. Shaftsbury.

Select Consignment

Select Consignment will be holding a grand opening party from 1 to 4 p.m. The store features fashion for women, men and teens, pottery, china, works by local artists, jewelry and textiles. 2 Albany Road, West Stockbridge. Information: Faith Delvecchio (413) 232-4312, nextconsign.com.

St. Ann’s Summer Festival

8-11 a.m.: Pancake Breakfast. $6 adults, $3 children under 12, in the Family Center. Live music by Blueberry Buckle. For information, www.stannlenox.org or (413) 637-0157.

Stockbridge Library Association

Three-day book sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (413) 298-5501. stockbridgelibrary.org.

Summer Sundays

Spring Street, 5 to 8 p.m. mobile mural painting, live music, performances. Yoga on Morgan Lawn 7 to 8 p.m. Williamstown.

Super-Food Drive

Sponsored by Healthy Pittsfield Partnership to benefit Pittsfield food pantries. Wholesome foods (peanut butter, whole grains, brown rice, canned tuna, beans, lentils, canned fruits) are requested. Some locations will offer recipe demonstrations. Collection boxes from noon to 4 p.m. at Price Chopper on Hubbard Ave-

nue, Pittsfield, and Pittsfield Road, Lenox; Stop & Shop on Merrill Road and Dan Fox Drive, Pittsfield; Big Y, West Street, Pittsfield; and Guido’s Fresh Marketplace, Route 7, Pittsfield.

DANCE

Jacob’s Pillow

Dance Theatre of Harlem, 2 p.m., Ted Shawn Theatre. Reggie Wilson/Fist & Heel Performance Group in "Moses(es)", 2:15 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre. Becket.

EXHIBITS

Art On Main

"Mia Le Comte: Somewhere Over the Rainbow, 1966-2003," until September 3. The Gallery at Barnbrook Realty, 271 Main St., Great Barrington.

Eclipse Eagle Gallery

Featuring "Evolution." Noon-5 p.m. 243 Union St., North Adams. (617) 512-4477.

The Emporium Antiques & Art Center

Featuring "Wake Up Assemblage," a multimedia collage with antique/retro imagery by artist Florin Ion Firimita. 319 Main St., Great Barrington, (413) 528-1660.

Geoffrey Young Gallery

"The Meaning of Life," a cartoon-based group exhibition curated by artists Sue and Phil Knoll, featuring 17 artists and 100 paintings, prints, and drawings, through Aug. 2. Summer hours Wednesday-Sunday,11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and by appointment, 40 Railroad St., second floor, Great Barrington.

Good Purpose Gallery

Featuring "Duet in Color," an exhibit of works by Charles Steinhacker and Linda Clayton. 40 Main St., Lee.

Inner Vision

Exhibit featuring the work of local artists Karen Andrews and Susan Sabino through Aug. 31. Open Sat. & Sun., noon to 4 p.m., corner of Furnace Cone Hill roads, West Stockbridge. Call (413) 232-4027 for private studio visit.

Knox Gallery

LocalView: Monterey Places, People, and Things, a community photography exhibit. Monterey Library, 452 Main Road, Monterey, (413) 528-3795.

Lauren Clark Fine Art

"New Frontiers in Pop Art," featuring the work of Maurice "Pops" Peterson. 25 Railroad St., Great Barrington.

Lee Library Gallery

Artists of the Gloria Malcolm Arnold Studio show paintings in a wide variety of media and subject matter. Main St., Lee, (413) 243-1169.

SculptureNow

"Common Ground," a new, juried exhibition of 25 large-scale, outdoor sculptures by regional, national and international artists, June 1-Oct. 31, at The Mount, Edith Wharton’s home, 2 Plunkett St., Lenox, (413) 623-2068, annjon@bcn.net, www.sculpturenow.org, www.edithwharton.org. Free guided tour at 11:30 a.m.

FILM

Images CInema

"Casablanca" on Morgan Lawn, at the top of Spring Street, starting at sundown. In case of rain, at Images at 8 p.m. 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

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., North Street, Pittsfield, (413) 499-7650.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.

KID STUFF

Naumkeag

Garden Adventures for Children: Children’s garden adventure quest - follow the clues up, down and around Naumkeag’s stunning landscaped grounds and gardens. Trustees members & children: Free. Nonmembers: $15. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call (413) 298-8138 or email naumkeag@ttor.org.

Pittsfield State Forest

Children’s Nature Program: Looking for Big Bill Beaver: Hike to an old beaver pond and learn about beavers and the many forms of life found there. Meet at Berry Pond. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 10 a.m.; Rockin’ Out at Pittsfield State Forest: Learn about the land, rocks and geology at Pittsfield State Forest . Do arts and crafts. Meet at the Lulu Pond Nature Center. 2:30 p.m. For more information, call Steve Antil at (413) 442-8992.

Robbins-Zust Marionettes

Featuring "Jack and the Beanstalk." 11 a.m. Marketplace Cafe, 55 North St., Pittsfield.

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

The Herman Melville Museum offers new hours for tours: 10 & 11 a.m., 12, 1, 2, 3 & 4 p.m. Visitors are welcome between 9:30 a.m. and 5 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. "Butterflies," featuring a live Butterfly Pavilion, on view through September 1, learn all about butterflies and caterpillars, including works by contemporary artists as well as artifacts from cultures around the world. Admission to Butterfly Pavilion is an additional $2 per person. Art, history and natural science museum, open 10-5, Mon.-Sat., noon-5, Sun. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171.

Bidwell House Museum

An authentic experience in lifeways of the Berkshires in the 1750s. Fully equipped colonial homestead on unpaved country lane. 18th and 19th century furnishings and tools, heirloom vegetable garden, flower gardens, 192 acres of fields, woods and trails, picnic sites. Museum open Thursday through Monday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., guided tours on the hour. Grounds open daily. 100 Art School Road, Monterey, (413) 528-6888. Chesterwood

Summer home, studio and gardens of Daniel Chester French, best known for his sculptures of the "Minute Man" and the seated figure of "Abraham Lincoln for the Lincoln Memorial." The 122-acre-property includes woodland trails. Site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a Massachusetts Historic Landmark and a National Historic Landmark. Exhibitions: "An Oasis of Beauty: Photographs by Julie McCarthy" through Oct. 13, and "Selected Works by Albert Paley," June 14 to Oct. 13. June hours: Thursday to Monday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July and August: open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The residence is closed from 12:30 to 2 p.m., 4 Williamsville Road, Stockbridge. Information: www.chesterwood.org or (413) 298-3579.

Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio

Art Deco home of an artistic couple who championed abstract art in the ‘30s and ‘40s. View their paintings and Cubist masterpiece collection, period furniture and gardens on 46 acre estate bordering Tanglewood. "Points of Contact," an intimate 2-man Studio exhibit featuring Morris and Holtzman, two of the founders of the AAA. Open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday to Sunday, hourly guided tours, Thursday 10 a.m. tour, half price for Berkshire County residents, 92 Hawthorne St., Lenox, (413) 637-0166.

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; Backstairs Tour: Learn about the daily routines of the men and women who ran The Mount. Ticket includes admission, tour and glass of champagne. 10 a.m. For tickets, visit edithwharton.org. 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 "The Unknown Hopper: Edward Hopper as Illustrator," "Norman Rockwell’s 323 ‘Saturday Evening Post’ Covers," and "American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell." Open Mon.-Fri. 10 to 5; weekends 10 to 5; family creativity center. Information: www.nrm.org or (413) 931-2221.North Adams Museum of History and Science

Three floors, 25 permanent exhibits - farming, immigration, railroading, industry, education, barracks replica from Fort Massachusetts, Black Light Gallery, military and more, one temporary gallery - now showing Famous Former Residents, children’s hands-on Grandma’s Attic area, in restored freightyard coal distribution center Building 5A Western Gateway Heritage State Park. Thurs-Sat 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun 1-4 p.m. Info 413-664-4700 or nahs@bcn.net or www.northadamshistory.org Shaker Museum at Mount Lebanon

North Family guided tour at 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., 1824 Meetinghouse tour at 1 p.m.; "The Great Stone Barn: Past, Present, Future" exhibit in Poultry House, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday to Monday, free admission, Mount Lebanon Shaker Village, 202 Shaker Road, New Lebanon, N.Y.

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 a tea and talk series, movies, plays, concerts, lectures and children’s programs. 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

"Colored Lights," starring KT Sullivan. 8 p.m., Mr. Finn’s Cabaret, Pittsfield.

Bascom Lodge

Bascom Lodge Jazz Festival, noon to 5 p.m. Free. Mount Greylock.

Berkshire Cabaret Series at Seven Hills Inn

Featuring Holly O’Brien & Bill Brown. 8:30 p.m. 40 Plunkett St., Lenox.

Berkshire Summer Strings

A benefit concert for the Berkshire Summer Strings Youth Scholarship Fund will be performed by the instructors at 7:30 p.m. at French Park. A $20 donation is suggested; those 18 and under are free.

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.

Field Farm

Wintergreen Trio, 4:30 p.m. Free guided nature hike 3 p.m. Sloan Road, WilliamstownFirefly Restaurant

Jazz/blues guitarist Nico Wohl, age 13, will perform every Sunday in June, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., 71 Church St., Lenox.

Hinsdale Home Club

The Hinsdale Home Club will hold a benefit concert to raise funds for the upkeep of Plunkett Lake beach from 1`to 5 p.m. Lulu and the Shoemakers will be performing. The $5 admission will be donated to the Recreation Association. To make a donation, mail checks payable to the Hinsdale Recreation Association to P.O. Box 1120, Hinsdale, MA 01235.

Music from Salem

Dynamic and Noble: The French Horn, 2 p.m. Hubbard Hall, Cambridge, N.Y.

Music Mountain

Dover String Quartet with guest artist Jonathan Yates. 3 p.m. 225 Music Mountain Road, Falls Village, C.T.

Park McCullough House

Summer Sundays concert: Liz Wright on piano, Joana Genova on violin and Nathaniel Parke on cello, 4 p.m. North Bennington.

Sevenars Music Festival

Schrade/James Family, classical music for piano solo, duo and cello. 4 p.m., Worthington.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.

Tanglewood

Boston Pops Orchestra, Keith Lockhart, conductor, Jason Alexander, vocalist. Selections from "The Music Man," "Pippin" and "Merrily We Roll Along," 2:30 p.m., Shed. Lenox.

OUTDOORS

Appalachian Trail Family Hike Day

2 mile hike through Ice Gulch to the Tom Leonard Shelther. Kids will be able to explore a thru-hiker shelter, each their lunch and play games that help develop trail skills. Registration required. Group size is limited. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information and to register, email: info@gbtrails.org

Bartholomew’s Cobble

Sunday Canoe Trips: Paddle the winding Housatonic as it passes through fields and floodplain forests. Paddles, life preservers and boats provided. Trustees of Reservations members: adults $24, children 10-16 $10; Nonmembers: adults $30, children 10-16 $15. Pre-register by caling (413)229-8600 or email bcobble@ttor.org.

Field Farm House Tour

This house is on the grounds of the Guest House at Field Farm, with spectacular mountain views and four miles of nature trails. Trustees of Reservations members: Free. Nonmembers: Adults $5, children free. Noon and 1 p.m. RSVP encouraged at westregion@ttor.org or (413) 532-1631 ext. 10.

In Search of the Mohicans Quest

Self-guided walking tour: Use the clues and follow the map to find a hidden story of the Mohican tribe along Main Street in Stockbridge. Take a walk and learn about local history. Download map at: thetrustees.org/in-search-of-the-mohicans.

Jet Ski Races

Clash for Mass, two day competition run by Northeast Watercraft Alliance, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Pontoosuc Lake at Matt Reilly’s Pub, Route 7, Lanesborough.

Merck Forest and Farmland

10th Annual Sheep Dog Trial and Farm Festival, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Food from regional farms, local crafters, horse-drawn wagon rides, activities. Rupert, V.T. merckforest.org.

Mountain Meadow Preserve

"Discovering Butterflies" walk 1 p.m. Mix of forest and field, wetland and wildflower meadow. Trustees of Reservations.

Mount Greylock

Scenic Summit Tours: Short, easy walks and talks with park interpreter Mike to discover the landscape, ecology and history of the highest point in Massachusetts. Be prepared for the weather; bring a light snack and drinking water. 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Meet at Mount Greylock Summit. For more information, call (413) 499-4262.

Natural Bridge State Park

Marvelous Marble Tour: For all ages. Easy walk to explore the geological history and remains of the 19th and 20th century marble quarry. 10 a.m., visitor center; Water Power Tour: Easy walk and discussion about water power usage while exploring the white marble dam and mill site. 1 p.m., visitor center. 1 McCauley Road, North Adams. (413) 663-6392.

Naumkeag Historic House & Garden Tours

Tour Naumkeag, The Trustees of Reservations’ Gilded Age mansion, complete with original furnishings, tools an art. Trustees of Reservations members: Free. Nonmembers: $15, children: Free. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call (413) 298-8138 or email naumkeag@ttor.org; English Tea in the Gardens: Enjoy a cup of tea and nibble tea-time treats in Naumkeag’s newly-restored Afternoon Garden. $10. For more information, call (413) 298-8138. 5 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge.

Pittsfield Garden Tour

Self-guided tour of gardens in Pittsfield, noon to 4 p.m. Headquarters: Colonial Theatre, 111 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 442-8167.

Tyringham Cobble and Ashintully

Yoga & Hiking Adventure: Hike on the Appalachian Trail. Go to the top of Tyringham Cobble and take in the pastoral views of Tyringham Valley. Then take a short drive to Ashintully Gardens for yoga. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. More information at tracyremelius.com. Pre-registration required for directions.

THEATER

Arrowhead

"Maids in the Mills," 7 p.m. Pittsfield

Berkshire Theatre Group

"A Little Night Music," 2 p.m., Colonial Theatre, 111 South St., Pittsfield.

Capitol Steps at Cranwell Resort

Shows nightly at 8 p.m. Box Office: (413) 881-1636. 55 Lee Road, Route 20, Lenox.

Chester Theatre Company

"Annapurna," 2 and 8 p.m. Chester.

Dorset Theatre Festival

"Out of the City," 3 p.m., Dorset.

Mixed Company

"Table Manners," a comedy by Alan Ayckbourne. 8 p.m. 37 Rossetter St., Great Barrington.

Oldcastle Theatre Company

"4,000 Miles" 2 p.m. Bennington.

Shakespeare and Company

"A Midsummer Night’s Dream," 2 p.m. "Julius Caesar," 5:30 p.m. "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)," 7:30 p.m., 70 Kemble St., Lenox.

Sharon Playhouse

"Falsettos," starring Kyle Barisich and Leslie Henstock. 5:30 p.m. Ct.

The Theatre Barn

"Black Coffee," Agatha Christie mystery. 2 p.m., Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y.

West Stockbridge 1854 Town Hall

Pythagoras Theatre: "Rembrandt" and "The Bear of the Berkshires" 11 a.m. 14 Main St.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

"June Moon," 2 p.m., Main Stage. "A Great Wilderness," 7:30 p.m., Nikos Stage. ‘62 Center, Main St., Williamstown.

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 William Sondrini, 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.