Arts and entertainment calendar for Tuesday, Aug. 22
Naumkeag: "Evening Plein Air Studio," $10, 5:30 to 8 p.m., 5 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge.
Norman Rockwell Museum: Summer Sketch Club, $7, 10 a.m. to noon, 9 Glendale Road, Stockbridge.
Jacob's Pillow: African dance class, for all skill levels ages 16 and up, $10, 8 to 9 a.m., Ruth St. Denis Studio, 358 George Carter Road, Becket.
FAIRS, FESTIVALS AND FAMILY FUN
Clark Art Insitute: "Piece by Piece: Cubist Portraits," art-making activity for kids, 1 p.m., Fern ndez Terrace, 225 South St., Williamstown.
The Mount: Books & Blooms playgroup for children 2 to 8, free, 10 a.m., 2 Plunkett St., Lenox.
READINGS, WALKS AND TALKS
Herman Melville's Arrowhead: Lenox Books Day with Amy LaFave and Jan Chague, free, 6 p.m., 780 Holmes Road, Pittsfield.
The Mount: Summer Lecture Series, Mary Dearborn will discuss her latest work, "Ernest Hemingway: A Biography," reservations required, $30, 11 a.m., 2 Plunkett St., Lenox.
Ventfort Hall: "Friends and Fireworks: Edith Wharton Enters Berkshire Society," Cornelia Brooke Gilder, $32, 4 p.m., 104 Walker St., Lenox. Register: 413-637-3206.
Barrington Stage Company: "Company," 7 p.m., Boyd-Quinson Mainstage, 30 Union St., Pittsfield; "This," 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.
Berkshire Theatre Group: "Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo," 7 p.m., Unicorn Theatre, 6 East St., Stockbridge.
Shakespeare & Company: "The Wharton Comedies," 3 p.m., Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre; "The Tempest," 5 p.m., The Roman Garden Theatre, 70 Kemble St., Lenox.
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