LENOX — The Berkshire Film and Media Collaborative will hold its fourth annual "Posh Picnic at Tanglewood", a fundraiser for BFMC's educational initiatives, from noon to 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 23.
BFMC's educational initiatives include workforce development courses and college workshops that teach the skills necessary to work on film sets.
The event includes a gourmet catered picnic lunch on the lawn, a silent auction and Shed seating for The Boston Symphony Orchestra's concert.
Commercial and theatrical production designer/art director Carl Sprague, a Berkshire resident, will be honored.
Sprague was recently made a new member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
The winners of the first annual BFMC Short Screenplay Contest will also be announced. The contest was open to all amateur filmmakers who live or study in western Mass. The top three prizes include cash awards.
Tickets are $160 per person. They are available through the Berkshire Film and Media Collaborative. Information: 413-528.4223 or visit www.berkshirefilm.org