Recess: What to do week of Nov. 10

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OPEN HOUSE AT MOUNTAIN ROAD SCHOOL >> "Tea and Tour Tuesday," an open house program will be held from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Mountain Road School, located at 4575 County Route 9, in nearby New Lebanon/East Nassau, N.Y. The program is free and open to families. For more information or to register, contact Anne Undeland, director of outreach at 518-794-8520 or anne@mountainroadschool.org, or visit mountainroadschool.org.

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'MONEY MATTERS' MENTORS WANTED >> Miss Hall's School is seeking area professional women to volunteer for its annual Money Matters financial literacy workshops to be held on Monday, Nov. 16, and Wednesday, Nov. 18, at the school's Holmes Road campus in Pittsfield.

Volunteers are asked to commit to one of the program's two days, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mentors work with small groups of the eighth-grade girls to help them follow workshop instructions. Lunch is included. No financial experience necessary. Register with Sandy Moon at 413-395-7027 or smoon@misshalls.org.

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'CUBA IN CHANGING TIMES' >> The Schumacher Center for a New Economics will host on Sunday "Temas" editor Rafael Hernández, to give a talk, "Cuba in Changing Times," at the John Dewey Academy at Searles Castle in Great Barrington. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the talk starts at 7:30. Seating registration is required and can be done at centerforneweconomics. org or by calling 413-528-1737. Tickets are $5 or 5 BerkShares, and will be collected at the door.

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MINI MEMBERS AT BOYS & GIRLS CLUB >> The Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires is now accepting registrations for their Mini Members Program, a structured co-ed after-school activities program for children in kindergarten through Grade 2. Club membership is required. The program runs from 4-6:30 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays. Info: bgcberkshires.org or 413-448-8258.

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'FAMILY FOOD DAY' >> Pine Cobble School will host from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, its annual Family Food Day, at its 163 Gale Road campus in Williamstown. The even includes a 5K run/walk (starts at 9:45) to benefit local food banks; an educational farmers' market with delicious food samples; family activities and obstacle course, "Healthier-And-Delicious Baking Contest," and a farm animal petting zoo. Food and product vendors will also be on site. Admission is free to this public event. Day of race registration is $17. Info: pinecobble.org/family-food-day-2015 or 413-458 4680.


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