The Berkshires Calendar for Jan. 3

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Art

Clark Art Institute: "First Sundays Free." Adult admission (normally $20) is free. Galleries open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: clarkart.edu or 413-458-0425. 225 South St., Williamstown.

Community

Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires: Public skate. 2 to 3:45 p.m. Children: $4 with membership; $6 without. Adults: $6. Ice skate rental available, $3 per session. 16 Melville St., Pittsfield.

Boy Scout Troop 88: Annual Christmas tree pickup fundraiser. Starting 12:30 p.m. Pick up any tree in North Adams, Clarksburg, or Williamstown. $5. For pickup: email troop88.xmas.trees@gmail.com or call 413-662-2383, leave your name, address, telephone number and the date of pickup.

Pembury Bridge Club: Lessons for beginners and people returning to bridge or social players, who want to learn modern bridge. 5:30 p.m. Eight-week session. Refreshments. Information and to sign up: Leave name, phone number at 413-655-2416,or email peter.samsel@verizon.net. South Congregational Church, 110 South Street, Pittsfield.

Literary

Ventfort Hall Mansion: "Adieu Downton!" Tea & Trivia. 4 p.m. Cost: $35 day of event. Information or reservations: 413-637-3206 or info@gildedage.org. 104 Walker St., Lenox.

Music

Drum/Bugle Corps: Pittsfield Red Knights Drum and Bugle Corps practice, 2 to 5 p.m., Victory Temple Church, Dewey Avenue, Pittsfield. Information: Paul Christopher, 413-281-1216 or Betsy Halla, 413-822-5235.

Starving Artist Creperie: Musical Brunch. Live bluegrass, jazz, funk, classical, and other types of music from talented local performers. Breakfast served until 3 p.m. View the artwork from the adjoined Good Purpose Gallery. 11 a.m., Lee.

Outdoors

Berkshire Knapsackers: Kayak up the Housatonic River for about 1.5 hours from the Decker Boat Ramp, then back down. Cancels for rain or if air temperature is 20 degrees or colder. Information: Joe Doboszynski, 413-448-8359 or dobojc@aol.com. Lenox.

The Eagle calendar publicizes free or low-cost community-oriented events of broad public interest. These listings represent nonprofit or not-for-profit organizations and are printed as a public service. The calendar puts a priority on publishing one-day events. The deadline is seven days prior to the date of the event. Emailed entries (no attachments) are preferred to news@berkshireeagle.com; list the event name and date in the subject line. Questions: 413-496-6298, Monday through Friday, 8 to 12.


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