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ART

Alchemy Initiative

"Botanical drawing" workshop led by artist Diane Firtell, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., $30. Bascom Lodge. Must register at www.alchemyinitiative.org.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

‘Monet: Painter, Plantsman’ talk 4 p.m. Stockbridge.

Housatonic Valley Art League

27 "Artists’ Choice" Show and Sale. Noon-7 p.m. 420 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington.

Oil Painting Class

Taught by Charlotte Weed Gerwaski, for all levels, 7 to 9 p.m., 225 Pittsfield Road, Lenox, (413) 344-7096.

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.

Sculpture Class

Stone carving with Myrna Lieb Citron, for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels, 1 to 4 p.m., 1260 Pleasant St., Lee, (413) 243-4456.

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.


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who is impaired with alcohol/drugs, (413) 445-5852.

Berkshire South

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.; Tap Dancing for Adults: For beginners and those with "rusty" experience. Ages 17+. 7-8 p.m. Members $68, guests $82; Swim Lessons: Ages 6 months and up. All abilities and levels. Members $50, guests $70; Tabata Bootcamp: 7:30-8 a.m. Members $55, guests $70. 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington. (413) 528-0397. berkshiresouth.org.

Bushnell-Sage Library

"Sit and Knit," 6-8 p.m., Sheffield.

Community Lunch

All welcome, at noon, Guthrie Center, 2 Van Deusenville Road, Great Barrington, (413) 528-1955.

Contract Bridge

For all levels, from 1 to 4 p.m., Lee Senior Center; information: (413) 243-3512.

Drury Class of 1962

The Drury Class of 1962 will gather for their 52nd luncheon and class-wide 70th birthday celebration at noon at the Boston Seafoods Restaurant, Oasis Plaza in North Adams. Contact Judy Noel at (413) 664-6013 or jnoel43@verizon.net or Justyna Carlson at (413) 663-7146 or jmgscarlson@ieee.org to register. Guests are welcome.

Eastern States Exposition

Storrowton Village Open House Tours; Elm City Kennel Club Dog Show at the Better Living Center. 1305 Memorial Ave., West Springfield.

Gamblers Anonymous

First floor conference room at 7 p.m., BMC Hillcrest Campus, 165 Tor Court, Pittsfield. Information contact Charlie T. at (413) 637-2550.

Guthrie Center

Free Legal Clinic of Berkshire County, Inc. is holding free legal clinics from 12-1 p.m. during their free lunch program. Information call (413) 854-1955. 2 Van Deusenville Road, Great Barrington. Hinsdale Lunch

Free Legal Clinic of Berkshire County, Inc. is holding free legal clinics from 12-1 p.m. during their free lunch program. Information call (413) 854-1955. 2 Van Deusenville Road, Great Barrington. Hinsdale Lunch

Elder Services meal offered every Wed. and Fri. at 11:30 a.m., Hinsdale Town Hall, Bingo to follow, South Street, Hinsdale; advance reservations: Meal site at (413) 655-2310 or Nutrition Program at (413) 499-0524.

Hinsdale Knit & Crochet Group

Meets every Wednesday at 1 p.m., Old Town Hall, Hinsdale.

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. For more information, call Jenna at (413) 499-7650, ext. 45. Free program tickets are available at any Greylock Federal Credit Union branch.MotherWoman Support Group

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. Free program tickets are available at any Greylock Federal Credit Union branch.MotherWoman Support Group

MotherWoman Postpartum Support Group, moms in recovery are welcome. 1 p.m., Holyoke Midwifery Center, 230 Maple St., Holyoke. (413) 534-2700.

The Mount

"Wharton on Wednesdays," listen to Edith Wharton’s short stories read by professional actors on the terrace, $5 general free for Mount Members, at 5 p.m., The Mount, 2 Plunkett St., Lenox.

MountainOne Financial Center

The Berkshire Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly Chamber Nite event at the MountainOne Financial Center in the William Stanley Business Park, 111 Silver Lake Boulevard, Pittsfield. Networking is from 5-7 p.m. Registration: (413) 499-4000; dthomas@berkshirechamber.com; berkshirechamber.com.

Naumkeag

Tours from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information call (413) 298-8138 or email naumkeag@ttor.org. 5 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge.

Parents Group

"Parents Helping Parents," share experiences and get support and encouragement from other parents, free, confidential and anonymous, 6 to 8 p.m., call for location/information: (617) 926-5008, ext.102.

Pembury Bridge Club

ACBL-sponsored duplicate bridge, open game at 12:30 p.m., South Congregational Church, 110 South St., Pittsfield; Peter Samsel, (413) 655-2416.

Unitarian Church

Potluck, 5:30-6:15 p.m.; Carbon Tax guest presentation from Climate Mass Change, 6:15-7:45 p.m.; Meeting about stopping pipeline and planning for NYC People’s Climate March, 6:45-8 p.m. 175 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.

WordXWord Festival

Week-long festival, of words spoken, written and sung. Pittsfield. wxw365.com.

DANCE

Country Dance Classes

New beginners from 6 to 7 p.m.; couples/line dances for beginner/intermediate from 7 to 9 p.m., couples and singles welcome, with instructor Cheryl Wendling, Dalton VFW on East Housatonic Street, just past LP Adams; information: (413) 443-6263.

Jacob’s Pillow

"Gotta Dance!," an exhibit of vintage posters from throughout the world. Open noon-9 p.m.; Free Inside/Out Performance: Adam H. Weinert/In Situ Arts, 6:15 p.m., Marcia & Seymour Simon Performance Space. Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, 8 p.m., Ted Shawn Theatre. LeeSaar The Company, 8:15 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre. Becket.

Scottish Dancers

Great Barrington Scottish Dancers, no partner needed, beginners welcome, bring clean, soft shoes, from 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., over Crystal Essence, 39 Railroad St., Great Barrington; please confirm with Jean, (518) 672-4243 or Ted, (413) 698-2944.

Great Barrington Scottish Dancers, no partner needed, beginners welcome, bring clean, soft shoes, from 7:15 to 9:15 p.m., over Crystal Essence, 39 Railroad St., Great Barrington; please confirm with Jean, (518) 672-4243 or Ted, (413) 698-2944.

EXHIBITS

5 Hoosac Street Gallery

"The Mill Children," photographs shot by Lewis Hine in 1911 and 1916 at mills in Adams and North Adams, through Dec. 15. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Adams.

Albany Center Gallery

"The Black & White Show," an exhibition featuring regional artists who explore form and content using a monochromatic palette. Noon-5 p.m. 39 Columbia St., Albany, N.Y. (518) 462-4775. albanycentergallery.org.

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 "Make It New: Abstract Painting from the National Gallery of Art, 1950-1975," "Cast for Eternity: Ancient Ritual Bronzes from the Shanghai Museum" and "Raw Color: The Circles of David Smith." Williamstown.

The Emporium Antiques & Art Center

"Nature Paintings," oil and watercolor paintings by artist John Pirnak. 319 Main St., Great Barrington. (413) 528-1660. emporiumgb.com.

Epoch at Melbourne

Photography exhibit by Nature Photographer Maria Brodeur. Free. Open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 140 Melbourne Road, Pittsfield.

Knox Gallery

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

Lauren Clark Fine Art

Work of artist Abby DuBow. Great Barrington.

Otis Library and Museum

Display of paintings of artist Jim Day. 48 North Main Road, Otis.

Renaissance Gallery

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

Sanford Smith Fine Art

New Paintings by Karen LeSage, featuring LeSage’s large, atmospheric, minimal landscapes in vivid, luminous colors. 13 Railroad St., Great Barrington. (413) 528-6777. sanfordsmithfineart.com.

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.

Susan Geller Photography

Exhibit entitled "Berkshires: Sun, Rain, Snow." Berkshire Medical Center Lobby, 725 North St., Pittsfield.

HEALTH AND FITNESS

Ashintully Gardens

Yoga in the Garden: Each week will feature a new spot in the gardens for some Yoga. 6-7 p.m. Bring your own mat. Call (413) 243-3582 to register or sign up at tracyremelius.com.

Berkshire Health Systems

Community CPR class from 5-9 p.m. $50. To register, contact the BHS Education Department at (413) 447-2132, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. 165 Tor Court, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Yoga Dance & Fitness

Gentle Flow Yoga w/ Rachael Plaine 9-10 a.m.; Lunchtime Yoga w/ Regina Burgio 12-1 p.m.; Therapeutic Yoga w/ Antoinette Simms 4-5 p.m.; Gentle/Beginner Flow Yoga w/ Waterfall Perry 5:15-6:30 p.m.; Candle Light Yoga w/ Rachael Plaine 6:45-7:45 p.m. Drop-ins welcome. 55 North St., Suite 201, Pittsfield. (413) 822-2034 or berkshireyogadancefitness.com.

Blood Pressure Clinics

Walk-ins are welcome, sponsored by Porchlight VNA and Tri-Town Board of Health, 9 to 10 a.m., Porchlight Home Care offices, 21 High St., Lee; Stockbridge Senior Center, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m., Stockbridge.

Center for Healing Arts

All levels yoga and qigong, 5:30 p.m., Center for Healing Arts and Energy Medicine, 175 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield, (413) 623-8713.

Dalton CRA

Spin, 5:30-6:30 a.m.; Adult Lap Swim, 6-9 a.m.; Cardio and Core, 8:30-9:30 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.; Spin, 4-5 p.m.; Adult Lap Swim, 5-6 p.m.; Arms, Abs & Tush, 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Kicklates, 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Water Aerobics, 6-7 p.m., 400 Main St., Dalton, (413) 684-0260.

’Fit to Go!’

Increase your strength and energy with Kas Maroney, American Council on Exercise certified group instructor, 9:30 to 10:45 a.m., Unitarian Church, 175 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield, (413) 841-5834.

Healing Rhythms

Hike and Yoga, 7:30 a.m.; Gentle Yoga, 9-10 a.m., Lenox Commons, Building 8A, 55 Pittsfield Road, Lenox, (413) 637-2727.Pittsfield Family YMCA

Hike and Yoga, 7:30 a.m.; Gentle Yoga, 9-10 a.m., Lenox Commons, Building 8A, 55 Pittsfield Road, Lenox, (413) 637-2727.Pittsfield Family YMCA

Deep Water Circuit Training, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Senior Sneakers Classic, 9:30-10:45 a.m.; Aquafit, 11 to noon; Yoga, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; Lunch Cycle, 12:15-1 p.m.; Tabata Kickboxing, 5:30 to 6:15 p.m.; Tabata Boot Camp, 6:30-7:30 p.m., North Street, Pittsfield, (413) 499-7650.

Tobacco Program

Men’s tobacco treatment program, 5 p.m., conference room, 29 Lewis Ave., Great Barrington; preregistration: (413) 854-9608.

KID STUFF

Berkshire Athenaeum

Summer Reading Club: Bring your favorite stuffed animal to get a raffle ticket; ECRR "Fun with Letters," 10 a.m. Free.

Chess Club

Beginners welcome, 3 p.m., Bushnell-Sage Library, Sheffield, (413) 229-7004.

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.

Natural Bridge State Park

Tyke Hike: An easy exploratory hike for families and children’s groups. Come for the hike, followed by your own picnic lunch. 11 a.m., visitor center; Kidleidoscope: Three-part pre-school aged program focusing on forest themes. Forest animals, geology and plants will be some of the topics offered by this program. 1:30 p.m., visitor center. 1 McCauley Road, North Adams. (413) 663-6392.

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. For more information, call (413) 298-8138 or email naumkeag@ttor.org.

Norman Rockwell Museum

Creating Together: A Parent-Child Experience: Children ages 4 and up and their parents/caregivers are invited to explore the galleries during this interactive art experience, creating personal artworks with a variety of materials and techniques. 10-11:30 a.m. $6, $4 for museum members.

North Adams Library

Preschool story time for ages 3-6, 10:30 a.m., Youth Services Department, second floor, 74 Church St., North Adams, (413) 662-3133.

Playgroup

"Baby and Me!" parent/infant playgroup, for babies ages four weeks to one year, social interaction, music and developmentally appropriate play activities, from 9:30 to 11 a.m., Berkshire Medical Center, 725 North St., Pittsfield; preregistration: (413) 447-2400.

Robbins-Zust Marionettes

Featuring "Three Little Pigs," 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saint Paul’s Church, 29 Main St., Stockbridge.Summer Parks Playground Program

Featuring "Three Little Pigs," 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saint Paul’s Church, 29 Main St., Stockbridge.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.

LECTURE

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Egremont Garden Club’s Scholarship Tea featuring a lecture on Chesterwood, 2 p.m. at Berkshire Botanical Garden, Route 102, Stockbridge. $20: Proceeds to fund studies of local students majoring in agriculture, horticulture or culinary arts.

LITERARY

Berkshire Writers Room

Memoir writing group, 1-3 p.m., third floor small office, Ralph Froio Senior Center, 330 North St., Pittsfield; information: (413) 842-5014.

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.Chesterwood

"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.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" and "Selected Works by Albert Paley" through Oct. 13. August hours: 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.

Crane Museum

Exhibits include 19th century letterhead artistry, hand-bordering station and moments in Crane history captured on Crane paper, 1 to 5 p.m., South Street, Dalton, (413) 684-6380.

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. 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.

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.

Williamstown Historical Museum

Visitors find a diverse collection of artifacts, documents and photos related to Williamstown’s past. "Big Days in a Small Town," an exhibit focusing on how townspeople celebrated important public occasions over the years, is currently on display. Free. Open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or by appointment. Researchers welcome. Located in the Milne Public Library, 1095 Main St., Williamstown. (413) 458-2160.

MUSIC

Bascom Lodge

Singer/songwriter Bruce Mandel, 6 p.m. Free. Mount Greylock.

Berkshire Sings

Opportunities to sing as a soloist, duo or small ensemble will be offered. Everyone is welcome, no prior musical training is necessary. 6:45-8:15 p.m., free. Berkshire South Regional Community Center, 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, (413) 528-2810.

Eagle Band

Summer Band standards, 6:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North St., Bennington. Free.Lilac ParkFree concert featuring The Berkshire Highlanders Pipes and Drums at 6:30 p.m., Main Street, Lenox.Live on the LakeSirsy, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union & Live 95.9 WBEC-FM, shuttle service available from Taconic High School on Valentine Road, parking also available on Vin Hebert Boulevard, from 6 to 8 p.m., Burbank Park, Onota Lake, Pittsfield. Windsor Lake Concert Tom Corrigan at 6:30 p.m., 200 Windsor Lake Road, North Adams, (413) 664-6180 or email tourism@northadams-ma.gov.

Summer Band standards, 6:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North St., Bennington. Free.Lilac ParkFree concert featuring The Berkshire Highlanders Pipes and Drums at 6:30 p.m., Main Street, Lenox.Live on the LakeSirsy, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union & Live 95.9 WBEC-FM, shuttle service available from Taconic High School on Valentine Road, parking also available on Vin Hebert Boulevard, from 6 to 8 p.m., Burbank Park, Onota Lake, Pittsfield. Windsor Lake Concert Tom Corrigan at 6:30 p.m., 200 Windsor Lake Road, North Adams, (413) 664-6180 or email tourism@northadams-ma.gov.

Summer Band standards, 6:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North St., Bennington. Free.Lilac ParkFree concert featuring The Berkshire Highlanders Pipes and Drums at 6:30 p.m., Main Street, Lenox.Live on the LakeSirsy, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union & Live 95.9 WBEC-FM, shuttle service available from Taconic High School on Valentine Road, parking also available on Vin Hebert Boulevard, from 6 to 8 p.m., Burbank Park, Onota Lake, Pittsfield. Windsor Lake Concert Tom Corrigan at 6:30 p.m., 200 Windsor Lake Road, North Adams, (413) 664-6180 or email tourism@northadams-ma.gov.

Summer Band standards, 6:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North St., Bennington. Free.Lilac ParkFree concert featuring The Berkshire Highlanders Pipes and Drums at 6:30 p.m., Main Street, Lenox.Live on the LakeSirsy, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union & Live 95.9 WBEC-FM, shuttle service available from Taconic High School on Valentine Road, parking also available on Vin Hebert Boulevard, from 6 to 8 p.m., Burbank Park, Onota Lake, Pittsfield. Windsor Lake Concert Tom Corrigan at 6:30 p.m., 200 Windsor Lake Road, North Adams, (413) 664-6180 or email tourism@northadams-ma.gov.

Summer Band standards, 6:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North St., Bennington. Free.Lilac ParkFree concert featuring The Berkshire Highlanders Pipes and Drums at 6:30 p.m., Main Street, Lenox.Live on the LakeSirsy, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union & Live 95.9 WBEC-FM, shuttle service available from Taconic High School on Valentine Road, parking also available on Vin Hebert Boulevard, from 6 to 8 p.m., Burbank Park, Onota Lake, Pittsfield. Windsor Lake Concert Tom Corrigan at 6:30 p.m., 200 Windsor Lake Road, North Adams, (413) 664-6180 or email tourism@northadams-ma.gov.

Summer Band standards, 6:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North St., Bennington. Free.Lilac ParkFree concert featuring The Berkshire Highlanders Pipes and Drums at 6:30 p.m., Main Street, Lenox.Live on the LakeSirsy, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union & Live 95.9 WBEC-FM, shuttle service available from Taconic High School on Valentine Road, parking also available on Vin Hebert Boulevard, from 6 to 8 p.m., Burbank Park, Onota Lake, Pittsfield. Windsor Lake Concert Tom Corrigan at 6:30 p.m., 200 Windsor Lake Road, North Adams, (413) 664-6180 or email tourism@northadams-ma.gov.

Summer Band standards, 6:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North St., Bennington. Free.Lilac ParkFree concert featuring The Berkshire Highlanders Pipes and Drums at 6:30 p.m., Main Street, Lenox.Live on the LakeSirsy, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union & Live 95.9 WBEC-FM, shuttle service available from Taconic High School on Valentine Road, parking also available on Vin Hebert Boulevard, from 6 to 8 p.m., Burbank Park, Onota Lake, Pittsfield. Windsor Lake Concert Tom Corrigan at 6:30 p.m., 200 Windsor Lake Road, North Adams, (413) 664-6180 or email tourism@northadams-ma.gov.

Summer Band standards, 6:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North St., Bennington. Free.Lilac ParkFree concert featuring The Berkshire Highlanders Pipes and Drums at 6:30 p.m., Main Street, Lenox.Live on the LakeSirsy, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union & Live 95.9 WBEC-FM, shuttle service available from Taconic High School on Valentine Road, parking also available on Vin Hebert Boulevard, from 6 to 8 p.m., Burbank Park, Onota Lake, Pittsfield. Windsor Lake Concert Tom Corrigan at 6:30 p.m., 200 Windsor Lake Road, North Adams, (413) 664-6180 or email tourism@northadams-ma.gov.

OUTDOORS

Ashintully Gardens

Ashintully Afternoons: Wander through an intimate setting of outdoor sculpture and elegant gardens nourished by a glistening stream. 1-5 p.m. Call (413) 298-3239 ext. 3008. Free; donations appreciated. Sodom Road, Tyringham.

Housatonic Valley Association

Cleanup of the Housatonic River in Great Barrington from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meet at the Housatonic River Walk’s canoe access point on Church Street. RSVP and information: (413) 394-9796.

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

"Nice & Easy Hike," Easy-paced, one to two-hour, one to two-mile walks geared especially for seniors, but open to all ages. Various hikes including a butterfly walk; tree and wildflower identification; bird viewing or healthy heart trail hike. Be prepared for the weather, wear sturdy footwear, bring a light snack, bug spray, sunscreen, and drinking water. 10 a.m. Meet at the Visitor Center, Rockwell Road, Lanesborough, and carpool to location.

THEATER

Barrington Stage Company

"Dancing Lessions," 2 and 7 p.m., Mainstage. "Romance in Hard Times," 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage. Pittsfield.

Berkshire Theatre Group

"A Hatful of Rain," 7 p.m., Fitzpatrick Main Stage, Stockbridge.

Capitol Steps at Cranwell Resort

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

Dorset Theatre Festival

"The Mousetrap," 3 and 8 p.m., Dorset.

Hevreh

"A Family’s Journey to Freedom," with Judith Schumer, author of "Esther’s Journey -- A Holocaust Memoir." 7:30 p.m. Great Barrington.

Shakespeare and Company

Behind-the-scenes tour, 10:30 a.m.; "A Midsummer Night’s Dream," 2 p.m. "A Servant of Two Masters," 5:30 p.m., outside in the Rose Footprint. "Henry IV, Parts I & II," 7:30 p.m. "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike," 8:30 p.m., Lenox.

Weston Playhouse Theatre Company

"A Chorus Line," 2 and 7:30 p.m. Weston Playhouse. "The Marvelous Wonderettes: Caps and Gowns," 7:30 p.m., Weston Rod & Gun Club, Weston.

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 499-3419. Questions: (413) 496-6238, Monday through Friday, 9-5.