The Berkshires Calendar for Feb. 10
Alzheimer's Association: Program, "Dementia Conversations." 2 to 4 p.m. Free and open to family and friends caring for someone with Alzheimer's or a related dementia. LGBT Senior Group, Unitarian Universalist Church, 175 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.
Berkshire Diva's Quarter Auction: Doors open at 6 p.m. Eagles on Curran Highway, North Adams. To benefit local charity or organization (chosen each month). 50/50 raffle.
Bushnell-Sage Library: "Sit and Knit," 6-8 p.m., Sheffield.
Community Ash Wednesday Service: With imposition of ashes and Holy Communion. 7 p.m. Featuring Zion's Jazz Trio. Information: zionlutheranpittsfield.org. 74 First St., Pittsfield.
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.
Devonshire Estates: Chinese New Year Celebration. 10 a.m. to noon. 329 Pittsfield Road, Lenox.
Embroidery Guild: Meets from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Grace Church Congregational. All new members welcome. Information call 413-464-1506. 1055 Williams St., Pittsfield.
Guthrie Center: Free Legal Clinic of Berkshire County, Inc. is holding free legal clinics from 12-1 p.m. during their free lunch program. Attorney Eve Schatz will answer legal questions and conduct intakes for the Berkshire Center for Justice Inc. Information call 413-854-1955. 2 Van Deusenville Road, Great Barrington.
Hevreh of Southern Berkshire: Lunch and Learn with Rabbi Neil Hirsch — "The Torah of Money." 11:45 a.m. How we talk about and think about money matters. Bring your own lunch. Free. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-528-6378. 270 State Road, Great Barrington.
Hinsdale Knit & Crochet Group: Meets every Wednesday at 1 p.m., Old Town Hall, Hinsdale.
Mass. College of Liberal Arts: Information session for early childhood educators who want to earn their bachelor's or master's degree in education. 5 to 7 p.m. Information: email@example.com or 413-662-5576. Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, 28 Renne Ave., Pittsfield.
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.
Town of Cheshire: Voter registration. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Last day to register for the Feb. 23 Special Town Meeting and the March 1 primary. Town clerk's office at Town Hall, 80 Church St., Cheshire.
Town of Lanesborough: Voter registration. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Information: 413-442-1351. Town Clerk's Office, Newton Memorial Town Hall, 83 N. Main St., Lanesborough.
Jacob's Pillow: Exclusive Mass MoCA engagement, "This Left Page Intentionally Blank." Noon and 3 p.m. Tickets: $5 in addition to the gallery admission fee. Tickets: 413-662-2111, ext. 1. Marshall Street, North Adams, Mass.
Scottish Dancers: 7:15 to 9:15 p.m. Information: Jean, 518-672-4243, or Ted, 413-698-2944. Berkshire Pulse, 410 Park St., 3rd floor, Housatonic.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
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; Lenox Community Center, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Walker Street, Lenox; with the Otis Board of Health, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., Otis Senior Center, Otis.
Fit To Go!: Functional Fitness class for all levels of ability. 9 a.m. Information: 413-464-0064. Unitarian Universalist Church of Pittsfield, 175 Wendell Ave. Pittsfield.
Yoga: Gentle yoga for cancer survivors to help improve strength and sleep. Noon to 1:15 p.m. Registration encouraged, but walk-ins welcome. Information: 413-447-3092. Community Education conference room, first floor of the BMC Cancer and Infusion Center, 165 Tor Court, Pittsfield.
Berkshire South: Berkshire Sings! for ages 13+. Under the guidance of musician and teacher Robert Kelly. No auditions. Open to new and seasoned singers alike. Free. 6:45-8:15 p.m., 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington. 413-528-2810.
Chess Club: Beginners welcome, 3 p.m., Bushnell-Sage Library, Sheffield, 413-229-7004.
CHP/South Berk. Kids Playgroups: "Play N Learn," ages 3-5 years, sign-up required at 413-644-0104, 9 to 11 a.m., CHP Family Services Building, 442 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington; Playgroup, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Lenox Community Center, 65 Walker St., Lenox; Storytime, 10 to 11:30 a.m., New Marlborough Library, 1 Mill River-Great Barrington Road, New Marlborough.
Family Center Playgroups: Toddler Playgroup, 10 to 11 a.m., for 1 to 2.5 years old, Haskins Center, 210 State St., North Adams. Lanesborough Town Hall, 10 to 11 a.m., for walking to 5 years old, free, Community Room, 83 N. Main St., Lanesborough.
New Lebanon Library: Small Wonders Lapsit Storytime, includes age appropriate stories, songs, and movement activities, 10 a.m.; Preschool Story Hour, includes crafts, songs, and movement activities, 11 a.m., 550 State Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y. 518-794-8844.
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.
Ramsdell Library: Powder Keg Session for Women, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Information: 413-274-3738 1087 Main St., Housatonic.
Berkshire Highlanders: Band rehearsals, bagpipes and drums, from 7 to 9 p.m.; for more information, visit berkshirehighlanders.org.
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.
Williams College: Recital for Berkshire Competition. 7 p.m. Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, 54 Chapin Hall Drive, Williamstown.
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