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ART

A Railroad Days

A celebration of visual arts and music. Showcasing local artists including a children's clothesline art show by Canaan's Camp AHA!. Also featuring The Riccardelli Sisters, Elizabeth Mary and Margaret. 4-7 p.m. All donations benefit Canaan's Fishes and Loaves Food Pantry and Camp AHA!. Pilgrim House, 30 Granite Ave., Canaan, Conn.

IS183 Art School

Meet faculty artists: Monika Sosnowski, Stephanie Maddelena and Karen Arp-Sandel. 13 Willard Hill Road, Stockbridge.

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

Adams Pedal and Plod

Susan B. Anthony Tradition biathlon event, Adams Town Common, 8:30 a.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.

Ashley House

Ashley House Tour: House tours at 1 and 2 p.


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m. Trustees members and children: Free, nonmembers: $5. Call (413) 298-3239 ext. 3013 or email chenry@ttor.org. 117 Cooper Hill Road, Sheffield.

Austerlitz Blueberry Festival

15th annual festival, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. early 19th-century craft demonstrations and wares, antiques, live music and entertainment for children, vendors and food. Blueberries galore and a blueberry pancake breakfast. Austerlitz Historical Society, Austerlitz, N.Y.

Berkshire South

Swim Lessons: Ages 6 months and up. All abilities and levels. Members $50, guests $70; Jump In: Aquatics program designed for individuals who have trouble participating in traditional land-based exervise programs. 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) 528-0397. berkshiresouth.org.

Breakfast Buffet

Including pancakes, eggs, sausage, bacon and coffee, all-you-can-eat, sponsored by Mystic Lodge, from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m., Masonic Temple, 116 South St., Pittsfield. Donation: $6.

Charlemont Fairgrounds

Yankee Doodle Days Fair. Featuring the Demolition Derby and Horse pull, food music, games and much more. Adults: $6, 12 and under $4, under 4 free. For more information, go to yankeedoodledays.com. Charlemont.

Eastern States Exposition

Yankee Color Classic - W. Mass. Appaloosa Horse Show at the Coliseum. 1305 Memorial Ave., West Springfield.

Hildene Award Luncheon

Paul Bruhn and Sarah Dopp will be honored at noon. Reservations: (802) 367-7960.

Literacy Program

Held at Pitt Park, serving children living in the Westside and Morningside neighborhoods. Activities include a literacy curriculum, sports activities and educational field trips. Free. For more information, call Jenna at (413) 499-7650 ext. 45. Free program tickets are available at any Greylock Federal Credit Union Branch. Pittsfield.

Mission House

Misson House Tour: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Trustees members and children: Free, nonmembers: $6. Call (413) 298-3239 ext. 3013 or email chenry@ttor.org. 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.

Naumkeag

Naumkeag Historic House & Garden Tours: Tour Naumkeag, The Trustees of Reservations' Gilded Age mansion, complete with original furnishings, tools and art. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Trustees members and children: Free, nonmembers: $15; English Tea in the Gardens: Enjoy a cup of tea and nibble tea-time treats in Naumkeag's newly-restored Afternoon Garden. 2-4 p.m. $10. For more information, call (413) 298-8138 or email naumkeag@ttor.org. 5 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge.

New Lebanon Country Market

Special fundraising event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The event will feature music by The Limbshakers, a silent auction, kids' arts and crafts, play area with a bounce house, hay riders, hot foods, locally crafted beer and vendors. Windswept Farm, 36 Old Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y.

Parish of St. Elizabeth of Hungary

A traditional Roman rite High Mass will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m, at the Parish of St. Elizabeth of Hungary, 70 Marshall St., North Adams.

Peter Cook V.F.W.

The Peter Cook V.F.W. Post 9144 will hold its monthly Pancake Breakfast from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Meal includes pancakes or french toast, sausage, juice and coffee. $6 per person. All proceeds from the breakfast help the Post to hold and sponsor youth and community activities. 144 River Road, Clarksburg.

Pittsfield Ethnic Fair and Car Show

The annual Pittsfield Ethnic Fair and Car Show is scheduled from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. along North Street between Park Square and Maplewood Avenue. This free event will feature ethnic cuisine, vendors, entertainment and more than 200 cars that will enliven downtown Pittsfield.

Polanka Pavilion

The Polanka Pavilion is celebrating its 10th anniversary since its revival from 1-5 p.m. A picnic featuring traditional Polish foods as well as hot dogs and hamburgers will be available. The Rymanowski Brothers Orchestra will be playing as well. Adams.

Scace Family Association

The Scace Family Association will hold their 66th reunion at the Pittsfield State Forest. 11 a.m.

Summer Sundays

Spring Street, 5 to 8 p.m. "Summer Sundays Celebrates the Arts," mobile mural painting, live music, performances. Yoga on Morgan Lawn 7 to 8 p.m. Williamstown.

West Stockbridge Library

Annual book sale, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Town Hall, Route 102, West Stockbridge.

DANCE

Jacob's Pillow

Mark Morris Music Ensemble Concert, 11 a.m., Ted Shawn Theatre. Mark Morris Dance Group and Music Ensemble, 2 p.m., Ted Shawn Theatre. Dorrance Dance, 2:15 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre. Film: Paul Taylor: Creative Domain, 4:30 p.m., Blake's Barn. 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.

Becket Land Trust

Photography Exhibit "Transporting the Stone to the Polishing Shed: The Story of the Becket-Chester Railway." Also showing will be the Becket Historic Quarry Permanent Exhibit. Historic Quarry Galleries, Mullen House Education Center, 12 Brooker Hill Road, Becket. For more information, call (413) 623-2100.

Clark Art Institute

Featuring "Cast for Eternity: Ancient Ritual Bronzes from the Shanghai Museum" and "Raw Color: The Circles of David Smith." Williamstown.

Eclipse Eagle Gallery

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

The Emporium Antiques & Art Center

"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

"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. 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.

Meeting House Gallery

"Portals," twenty-nine local artists explore the theme of doorways offering movement from one condition to another. Route 57, New Marlborough.

The Old Stone Store

"The Milt Barnum All American Tool Exhibit." 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 159 Main St., Sheffield.

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.

Welles Gallery

Nina Evans and Barbara Quart. Nina Evans will show paintings on glass for wall or functional table tops. Barbara Quart will show oil paintings of figures, and some landscapes. Lenox Library.

FILM

Images Cinema

Family Flicks under the Stars. "Jurassic Park" on Morgan Lawn, top of Spring Street, sundown. In case of rain, films 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

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

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

Barrington Stage Company

Youth Theatre, "Hairspray Jr." 2 p.m., Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield.

Naumkeag

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

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. 1:30 p.m. Pittsfield. For more information, call Steve Antil (413) 442-8992.

Robbins-Zust Marionettes

Featuring "Rumplestiltskin." 11 a.m. Marketplace Cafe, 55 North St., Pittsfield.

LECTURE

American Institute for Economic Research

Author Peter Barnes will discuss inequality of wealth and ways to address it. 7:30 p.m. 250 Division St., Great Barrington. Cost: $5 or 5 BerkShares. Information: (413) 528-1737.

Clark Art Institute

Clark Senior Curator Richard Rand will lead a conversation with MaryAnne Stevens, Gabriele Finaldi and Nathalie Bondil about the intricacies of touring shows and the deep ties created among partnering museums. Williamstown.

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

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

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. Please visit EdithWharton.org or call (413) 551-5111 for more information. 2 Plunkett Street, Lenox.

New England Holocaust Institute and Museum

Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 45 Eagle St., North Adams. (413) 644-6371 or (413) 644-9103.

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 Norman Rockwell's original Stockbridge studio. 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

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 Norman Rockwell's original Stockbridge studio. 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

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

Adams Town Concert

Live music 4 p.m. Adams Visitor Center. Music, food and fun. celebrateadams.com.

Ashintully Gardens

Jazz in the gardens of former estate, 4 to 5 p.m. Tyringham.

Bascom Lodge

WPA looks for traditional music in 1930s New England, talk 6 p.m. Free. Mount Greylock.

Berkshire Cabaret Series at Seven Hills Inn

Beth Kirkpatrick. 8:30 p.m. 40 Plunkett St., Lenox.

Burdick Family Singers

A concert of gospel and country songs featuring the Burdick family singers will be held at the First Baptist Church in Readsboro, Vermont at 2 p.m. Ice cream social to follow.

Celebration of Jewish Music

"Give Me a Song and Dance," 8 p.m. Musicians of Temple Anshe Amunim and Knesset Israel, with dancing, food and drink. Sherri James Buxton, clarinetist Paul Green, keyboardist Alan Gold, at Knesset Israel, Pittsfield.

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.

Gateways Inn

Harvey Granat, popular cabaret singer and music historian, sings some of Richard Rodgers' greatest songs and tells the stories behind the songs, films and show for which they were written. 11:30 a.m. Tickets: $15 in advance/$20 at the door. (413) 637-2532. Lenox.

Mass MoCA

Bang on a Can contemporary music festival: Julia Wolfe: "Cruel Sister" in teresita Fernandez's "As Above so Below," 4:30 p.m. Talk with Julia Wolfe. North Adams.

Music Mountain

Harlem String Quartet with Misha Dichter, piano. 6:30 p.m. 225 Music Mountain Road, Falls Village, Conn.

New Lebanon Library

David Grover, Linda Worster and Puggy Demary concert cancelled due to illness.

Park McCullough House

Summer Sundays concert: Zuill Bailey, cello, 4 p.m. North Bennington.

Sevenars Music Festival

Musicians from the Manchester Music Festival, 4 p.m. Mozart's E-flat Piano Quartet, K. 493, Brahms Piano Quartet, Op. 25 in G minor, and more. Worthington.Starving Artist Creperie

Musicians from the Manchester Music Festival, 4 p.m. Mozart's E-flat Piano Quartet, K. 493, Brahms Piano Quartet, Op. 25 in G minor, and more. 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 Symphony Orchestra, Gabriela Montero, piano; vocal soloists, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, John Oliver, conductor. Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2; Verdi: Overture to "Nabucco," "Va, pensiero" (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) from "Nabucco," finale of "Aida," Act II. 2:30 p.m. Shed. Lenox.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Skivvies. Center Stage, 7:30 p.m.

OUTDOORS

Bartholomew's Cobble

Sunday Canoe Trips: Paddle the winding Housatonic as it passes through fields and floodplain forests. Paddles, life preservers and boats provided. 8:30-11:30 a.m. Trustees members adults: $24, child 10-16 $10. Nonmembers adults: $30, child 10-16 $15. Pre-register by calling (413) 229-8600 or email bcobble@ttor.org. 105 Weatogue Road, Sheffield.

Berkshire East Canopy Tours

The 4th Annual Berkshire East Wind Festival, 12 p.m. For more information, go to fourthannualberkshireeast.eventbrite.com or contact Marianna at (617) 524-3950 ext. 142 or marianna@massenergy.org. Charlemont.

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 thetrustees.org/in-search-of-the-mohicans.

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 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 to 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.

Tamarack Hollow

Boulders natural/cultural history and plant/tree hike 9 a.m., free. Boreal Forest Treasures: Evergreen wild crafting workshop at Bascom Lodge, 4 to 6 p.m.

THEATER

Arrowhead

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

Barrington Stage Company

"The Golem of Havana," 3 p.m., St. Germain Stage. "Breaking the Code," 5 p.m., Mainstage. "Presto Change-O," new musical, 7 p.m., St. Germain Stage, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Festival of Women Writers

Benefit Performance: A Salon of Song and Satire "Thee Mee and We" 3 p.m. Hunter-Wade Studio, 40 Church St., Chatham, N.Y.

Capitol Steps at Cranwell Resort

Political parody, 8 p.m. 55 Lee Road, Route 20, Lenox. (413) 881-1636.

Dorset Theatre Festival

"All in the Timing," 3 p.m., Dorset.

Ensemble for the Romantic Century

"Beethoven Love Elegies." 4 p.m. The Mount, 2 Plunkett St., Lenox. (800) 838-3006.

Mettawee River Theatre Company

"Dancing Fox: Wisdom Tales of the Middle East," 8 p.m. Pettingill Field, Cummington.

Mixed Company

"Table Manners," 8 p.m. 37 Rossetter St., Great Barrington.

Oldcastle Theatre Company

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

Shakespeare and Company

"Midsummer Night's Dream," 2 p.m. "Julius Caesar," 5:30 p.m., Lenox.

The Theater Barn

"Gutenberg! The Musical!" 2 p.m., Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y.

Town Players of Pittsfield

Staged reading of "God of Carnage," 3 p.m., Whitney Center, 42 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.

West Stockbridge 1854 Town Hall

Featuring "The Bear (of the Berkshires)" and "The Rembrandt." 11 a.m. Vaber Hall, West Stockbridge.

Weston Playhouse Theatre Company

"Stoop Stories," 3 p.m., Rod & Gun Club.

Whitney Center for the Arts

"The Year I Was Gifted," Monica Bauer solo show, 7 p.m. 42 Wendell Ave. Pittsfield.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

"Fool For Love," 7:30 p.m., Nikos Stage, Williamstown.

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ART

Bascom Lodge

Art talk with gallery owner Leslie Ferrin and artist/curator Julia Morgan-Leamon, 6 p.m. Free. Mount Greylock.

EPOCH at Melbourne

Watercolors class with Victoria Kosakowski. 2:30 p.m. For more information or to RSVP, call (413) 499-1992. 140 Melbourne Road, Pittsfield.

IS183 Art School

Learn about rendering perspective, shape and line. Trustees members: $99, nonmembers: $115. 10 a.m.-noon. Call (413) 298-5252 or sign up at is183.org. Field Farm, 554 Sloan Road, Williamstown.

Moments House

Art Workshop: "Let's Make Subway Art." 2 p.m. 34 Depot St., Pittsfield.

Norman Rockwell Museum

Art Lab: Daily Workshop 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Bring sketchbooks. Register (413) 931-2221.

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.

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. 25 Union St., Pittsfield.

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. 25 Union St., Pittsfield.

COMMUNITY

Adams fair

Susan B. Anthony Street Fair, Adams Visitor Center, Depot Street, 6 to 9 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.

Berkshire Environmental Action Team

Pipeline Presentation to Pittsfield Public Health and Safety Committee. 7 p.m. City Council Chambers, Pittsfield City Hall, 70 Allen St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire South

Swim Lessons: Ages 6 months and up. All abilities and levels. Members $50, guests $70; Front Crawl/Alternating Strokes Workshop: Improve your front crawl and backstroke. 6:30-8 p.m. Members $15, guests $20; Beginning Ballroom I: For adults including seniors. Learn American-style smooth ballroom. Singles and couples are welcome. 7-8:30 p.m. Members $50, guests $60; Tabata Bootcamp: 7:30-8 a.m. Members $55, guests $70; Action Adventures Summer Day Camp: For children entering 1st grade to age 13. Day camp is offered on a weekly basis. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Call (413) 528-2819 ext. 34 for more information. Members $225, guests $295 per week. 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. Community Supper: 5-6 p.m. 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington. (413) 528-0397. berkshiresouth.org.

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.

Clark Art Institute

Welcome performers from Mass MoCA. Come and enjoy a sampling of the greatest performances and entertainments that are available throughout the Berkshires. Williamstown.Community Supper

Welcome performers from Mass MoCA. Come and enjoy a sampling of the greatest performances and entertainments that are available throughout the Berkshires. Williamstown.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

"Living Like Water: Nature's Powerful Secrets for Transforming Stress into Ease, Flow and Joy" with Janita van der Walt and Rebecca Lord at 1 p.m., following noon lunch, at Congregation Knesset Israel, 16 Colt Road, Pittsfield.

Literary Program

Held at Pitt Park, serving children living in the Westside and Morningside neighborhoods. Activities include a literacy curriculum, sports activities and educational field trips. For more information, call Jenna at (413) 499-7650 ext. 45. The free program tickets are available at any Greylock Federal Credit Union branch. Pittsfield.

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.

The Mount

Rebecca Mead, "My Life in Middlemarch," 4 p.m. with tea; Ghost Tour, 7 p.m. Lenox.

Naumkeag

Naumkeag Historic House & Garden Tours: Tour Naumkeag, The Trustees of Reservations' Gilded Age mansion, complete with original furnishings, tools and art. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Trustees members and children: Free, nonmembers: $15. For more information, call (413) 298-8138 or email naumkeag@ttor.org. 5 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge.

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.

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.

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.

Becket Land Trust

Photography exhibit "Transporting the Stone to the Polishing Shed: The Story of the Becket-Chester Railway." Also showing will be the Becket Historic Quarry Permanent Exhibit. Historic Quarry Galleries, Mullen House Education Center, 12 Brooker Hill Road, Becket. For more information, call (413) 623-2100.

Clark Art Institute

Featuring "Cast for Eternity: Ancient Ritual Bronzes from the Shanghai Museum" and "Raw Color: The Circles of David Smith." Williamstown.

The Emporium Antiques & Art Center

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

Good Purpose Gallery

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

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. 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.

Meeting House Gallery

"Portals," twenty-nine local artists explore the theme of doorways offering movement from one condition to another. Route 57, New Marlborough.

Renaissance Gallery

New Photographic Work by Michael Lavin Flower. 420 Jenifer House Commons, Great Barrington. (413) 528-9600.SculptureNow

New Photographic Work by Michael Lavin Flower. 420 Jenifer House Commons, Great Barrington. (413) 528-9600.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.

Welles Gallery

Nina Evans and Barbara Quart. Nina Evans will show paintings on glass for wall or functional table tops and Barbara Quart will show oil paintings of figures, and some landscapes. Lenox Library.

FILM

Berkshire Jewish Film Festival

"Brave Miss World," 4 p.m., Israeli beauty queen who was raped embarks on a quest for jglobal awareness against sexual violence. " Hunting Elephants," 8 p.m. Sir Patrick Stewart in Israeli film, comic bank heist caper. Lenox.

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.

Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness

Gentle Flow Yoga w/ Rachael Plaine 9-10 a.m.; Moderate Flow Yoga w/ Waterfall Perry 5:30-6:30 p.m. Drop-ins welcome. 55 North St., Suite 201 Pittsfield. (413) 822-2034 or berkshireyogadancefitness.com.

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.

Cancer Group

"Women Facing Cancer," for all women facing the challenges of having cancer, Noon to 1 p.m., Hillcrest Campus, 165 Tor Court, Pittsfield, (413) 447-3092.

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.

Moments House

Walk for Wellness, 11 a.m. 34 Depot St., Pittsfield.

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, 6:15-7:15 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.; Cycle, 12-12:30 p.m.; Tabata Boot Camp, 12:30-1:15 p.m.; Evening Yoga, 6:45-8 p.m., 292 North St., Pittsfield, (413) 499-7650, ext.13.

Zumba & Yoga at Springside Park

All ages, levels & drop-ins welcome. Zumba 5:30-6:30 p.m. & Yoga 6:45-7:45 p.m. Enter on upper North Street near the Springside House. Rachael Plaine (413) 822-2034 or berkshireyogadancefitness.com.

KID STUFF

Barrington Stage Company

Youth Theater, "Hairspray Jr." 1 p.m., Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Athenaeum

Summer Reading Club: Bring an original drawing about a book to get a raffle ticket; Films for school-aged children will be shown at 2 p.m.

Berkshire Museum

Caterpillar Chat, 2 p.m. 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Camp Humane

Summer program for "kids who love animals." For children entering fourth through eighth grade. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information or to download a registration package, visit berkshirehumane.org.

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.

Naumkeag

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

New Stage Performing Arts

Barby Cardillo to teach acting classes for kids ages 11-14. 9 a.m.-noon. Each class will include acting, theatre games, vocal training, improvisation and scene study. $125 per week. 1089 Main St., Housatonic. For more information, call (413) 464-5781 or email barbymagicat@yahoo.com.

North Adams Public Library

Summer Gardening Program. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Suitable for ages 7 and up. For more information, or to register, call the NAPL Youth Services Department at (413) 662-3133 ext. 14.

Robbins-Zust Marionettes

Featuring "Rumplestiltskin." 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saint Paul's Church, 29 Main St., Stockbridge.Sheep Hill

Featuring "Rumplestiltskin." 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saint Paul's Church, 29 Main St., Stockbridge.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. Summer Parks Playground Program

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. Summer Parks Playground Program

Playground leaders will provide "drop-in" activities for children, 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m., at Clapp Park, Pitt Park and Deming Park, Pittsfield. Information: Rebecca Tefft at (413) 499-9370.

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

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

"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

Colonial history 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

Colonial history 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.

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.

New England Holocaust Institute and Museum

Private tours. 45 Eagle St., North Adams. (413) 644-6371 or (413) 644-9103.

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 Norman Rockwell's original Stockbridge studio. Open Mon.-Fri. 10 to 5; weekends 10 to 5; family creativity center. Information: www.nrm.org or (413) 931-2221. Shaker Museum at Mount Lebanon

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 Norman Rockwell's original Stockbridge studio. Open Mon.-Fri. 10 to 5; weekends 10 to 5; family creativity center. Information: www.nrm.org or (413) 931-2221. 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

Barrington Stage Company

"Tommy Tune: Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales." 8 p.m., Mainstage, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Cabaret Series at Seven Hills Inn

Beth Kirkpatrick. 8:30 p.m. 40 Plunkett St., Lenox.

Berkshire Concert Choir

Summer Sings Program. 7:30 p.m. Zion Lutheran Church, 74 First St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Hillsmen

Pittsfield's men's barbershop chorus meeting, all men who like to sing a capella in four part harmony are welcome, 7 p.m., Town Hall, Route 41 and Church Lane, Richmond; information: Dan Burkhard, (413) 298-4773.

Berkshire Lyric

Children ages 6 to 13 are invited to sing with The Blafield Children's Chorus at their 2014 Summer Choral Music Camp. The week-long camp will take place from 9 a.m.-noon Monday through Friday. First Congregational Church, 514 Main St., Dalton. Parents may register children at the Dalton church at 9 a.m. July 28. Information: (413) 298-5365.

Drum/Bugle Corps

Pittsfield Red Knights Drum and Bugle Corps practice, 6 to 8 p.m., Pilgrim Memorial Church, Wahconah Street, Pittsfield. Information: Paul Christopher, (413) 281-1216 or Betsy Halla, (413) 822-5235.

Eagles Band Rehearsals

Eagles Wind Symphony rehearsal, new members welcome to sit in, bring a music stand, from 7 to 9 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 55 Fenn St., Pittsfield. Information: (413) 499-2071.

Lichtenstein Center

Folkloric and contemporary Afro-Caribbean and West African drumming, percussion and singing class with Aimee Gelinas of Gaia Roots, beginner/intermediate class at 6 p.m., intermediate/advanced class at 7 p.m., 28 Renne Ave., Pittsfield; information: aimee@gaiaroots.com.

Mass MoCA

Bang on a Can contemporary music festival: World Premiere Composer Concert, 4:30 p.m. Performances daily in the galleries: Fellows 1:30 p.m., faculty 4:30 p.m. North Adams.

Performance Space 21

Community Sing: Rounds with Sheri Bauer Mayorga, 7:30 p.m., Chatham, N.Y.

Plainfield Congregational Church

Preludes and Ballads: Chopin, Viardot-Garcia, Rachmaninoff, Irina Bazik, piano, Junko Watanabe, soprano. 7 p.m. Main St., Route 116, Plainfield.

St. John's summer concert

Free noontime concert, violist Michael Strauss, guitarist Wiktoria Strauss, and pianist Scott Bailey in works by Telemann, Bach, Serghi, and Bloch. Williamstown.

Ventfort Hall

Concert Pianist Boaz Sharon. 7:30 p.m. 104 Walker St., Lenox.

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Skivvies. Center Stage, 7:30 p.m.

OUTDOORS

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 thetrustees.org/in-search-of-the-mohicans.

Mount Greylock

Trails and Tales: Fun guided hikes with Park Interpreter Mike that explore the human side of Mount Greylock. All ages welcome. Be prepared for the weather; wear sturdy footwear, bring a light snack, bug spray, sunscreen and drinking water. Meet at the visitor center and carpool to location. 1-3 p.m. For more information, call (413) 499-4262.

THEATER

Arrowhead

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

Barrington Stage Company

"Presto Change-O," A staged reading of a new musical about illusionists. 7 p.m., St. Germain Stage, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Theatre Group

"Cedars," 8 p.m., Main Stage, Stockbridge. Talk-back follows performance.

Capitol Steps at Cranwell Resort

Political Parody, 8 p.m. 55 Lee Road, Route 20, Lenox. (413) 881-1636.

Mac-Haydn Theatre

Carl Ritchie's "The Real Desperate Housewives of Columbia County"; original musical telling it like it is about the locals, the weekenders and their country life. 8 p.m. $25. 1925 Route 203, Chatham, N.Y.

Town Players of Pittsfield

The Town Players of Pittsfield will be holding auditions for "Clean Up Your Act, a Talent and Variety Show" from 6-8 p.m. at the Whitney Center for the Arts, 42 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield. For more information, call (413) 447-8352.

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.