Recess: What to do the week of Nov. 24

11/24/2015 05:35 AM EST
Meet ... 'HOW TO BABYSIT A LEOPARD' >> Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge will host from 1-4 p. 
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Aiden Betit shines as leading cast member in 'The Mary Verdi Christmas Show'
11/24/2015 05:42 AM EST - PITTSFIELD — Berkshire singer-songwriter Mary Verdi has a tradition of inviting community members and professional artists of all ages to take part in her annual holiday show, but, she said, one boy, in particular, has grown to really help the show sparkle. Full Story

The Forum: Area colleges to present financial aid nights
11/24/2015 05:36 AM EST - The financial aid offices of Berkshire Community College, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and Williams College and others will present Berkshire County high school financial aid programs for the coming months. Full Story

Recess: What to do the week of Nov. 17
11/17/2015 05:28 AM EST - Meet ... STORIES FROM AFRICA >> Nigerian writer Uwem Akpan will present a free public reading of his works at 4 p. Full Story

The Forum: North Adams Public Schools host Holiday Food Drive for Friendship Center Food Pantry
11/17/2015 05:29 AM EST - NORTH ADAMS — The North Adams Public Schools is once again partnering with employees from City Hall, the North Adams Police Department, the North Adams Fire Department, the Spitzer Center and the North Adams Public Library for a Holiday Food Drive. Full Story

Is 'growth mindset' the key to student success?
11/17/2015 05:29 AM EST - PALO ALTO, CALIF. — As states debate how to best test students on subjects like mathematics and English language arts to predict career and college readiness, there's another field of research that students need more than a mastery of ABCs and 123s to be successful. Full Story

'Let's Move, Nessacus!' puts their best foot forward
11/10/2015 10:07 AM EST - DALTON >> For the fifth year in a row, Nessacus Regional Middle School staff and students put their best feet forward to raise money for student programs, activities and field trips. Full Story

The Forum: Berkshire Museum publication 'In Kindergarten' earns NEMA book award
11/10/2015 10:04 AM EST - PITTSFIELD >> "In Kindergarten," an activity book published last year by the Berkshire Museum, earned a nod at the 2015 New England Museum Association Publication Awards Competition. Full Story

Recess: What to do week of Nov. 10
11/10/2015 10:04 AM EST - Meet ... OPEN HOUSE AT MOUNTAIN ROAD SCHOOL >> "Tea and Tour Tuesday," an open house program will be held from 9:30-11:30 a. Full Story

'See Where I Am': IS183 pilots creative expression program at The Hub
11/03/2015 06:35 AM EST - PITTSFIELD — The youth artwork from a new program partnership pilot will be seen this fall and winter in the storefronts of North Street and the gallery of the Lichtenstein Center for the Arts.

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