PHS class of 1947 plans 65th reunion
The Pittsfield High School class of 1947 will celebrate its 65th reunion on Sunday, Sept. 16, at 1 p.m. with a luncheon at the Pittsfield Country Club on South Street.
For more information, contact Barbara (Vetters) Bishop at (413) 443-1079 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monthly CPR class offered by BHS
The Berkshire Health Sys tems Education Depart ment is offering Cardio pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) classes to the community on a monthly basis throughout the year.
All classes are held at the Hillcrest Campus of Berk shire Medical Center in the Education Department class rooms. There is a fee of $45 for the program, which covers the cost of instruction and materials.
The next class is offered Friday, Aug. 17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pre-registration is required. To register, call the BHS Education Depart ment at (413) 447-2132.
City announces recreation program
The City of Pittsfield Dep artment of Community Dev elopment Recreation Prog ram has announced a new program called Pitts field Track and Field Games.
Pittsfield has teamed up with the YMCA, Berkshire Lightning and the Berkshire Running Center for this free program, which teaches youth the basics of track and field, including warm-ups and running and field components.
Pittsfield Track and Field
Registration and warm-ups will begin at 9 a.m., with events beginning at 9:30 a.m.
For more information, call Rebecca Tefft at (413) 499-9370, or email email@example.com.
Library to host reptile program
The Lanesborough Public Library will host a free program by Rae Griffiths of Teaching Creatures at 3 p.m. on Thursday as part of the "Dream Big -- Read" summer reading program.
Griffiths will visit the library with a few reptiles and talk about their nighttime habits. This unique storytime program includes specially selected children's books and a presentation of two animal stars.
Register for the program at the library. For more information, call (413) 442-0222, visit www.lanesborough-ma.gov or friend the library on Facebook.
Vietnam vets reunion planned July 27-29
The 13th annual Northeast USA Vietnam Veterans Re union will take place Friday through Sunday, July 27 to 29, in a Greenville field located at 5143 Route 81 West, a half mile west of Route 32.
There be the annual memorial service at noon on Saturday featuring color guards, firing squads, guest speakers and patriotic music.
A special welcome is offered to Gold Star families, those now serving in the military, and all veterans and retired military personnel.
There are no fees and no vendors. The reunion provides food, soft drinks and entertainment thanks to the support of area residents, businesses and organizations.
For more information, visit www.nevietvets.us.