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In observance of Earth Day on Thursday, April 22, the Berkshire Athenaeum, in collaboration with Goodwill Industries of the Berkshires and Southern Vermont, will host a computer recycling collection beginning Tuesday, April 20, through Friday, April 30.

ADAMS — St. Stanislaus Kostka School has announced its honor roll for the third marking period of the 2020-2021 school year. A student merits high honors for an average of 93 or higher. A student merits honors for an average between 85 and 92.9.

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts’ annual senior art exhibition, #Blindsight2021, will open virtually at MCLA Gallery 51 at 2:45 p.m. Thursday, April 22, featuring the work of Alex Gaspar, Ian Mosher, Tala Rousseau, Drew Thomas, and Ashanti Thomas.

A series of Tech Labs presented by Roeliff Jansen Community Library, Hudson Area Library, Philmont Public Library, and Claverack Free Library, begin at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, April 22. All classes will be held virtually on Zoom.

With armloads full of props, a fun curriculum, and a dedicated teacher, the Congregational Church of Salisbury UCC has created a virtual, intergenerational Sunday School. The 20-minute class begins a little before 9:30 a.m. each Sunday via Zoom.

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Literacy Network of South Berkshire announces the release of “It’s Never Too Late,” the fourth episode of its new monthly cable TV show titled “Literacy Network of South Berkshire Presents …" at 1:30 and 6 p.m. Sunday, April 18.

The town is working to develop a new Town Hall, Library and Community Room. Information about the project will be shared during a public meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 17, via Zoom and on the town's Facebook page.

Ayelada Frozen Yogurt and Crust Pizza, both at 505 East St., will be hosting Dine to Donate events to benefit the Pittsfield High School Student Council. The fundraisers will take place from noon to 9 p.m. Friday, April 16, at Ayelada, and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 21, at Crust.

Award-winning historian, speaker and writer Kimberly A. Hamlin will reveal the story of the “fallen woman” who reinvented herself and became the “most potent factor” in the Congressional passage of the 19th Amendment.

A meet and greet with Select Board candidate Bob Jones to be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 17, at the gazebo on Consolati Way, just off Main Street. 

Daniel Aalberts, Kennedy P. Richardson ’71 Professor of Physics at Williams College, will present the Sigma Xi Lecture, titled “Shooting the messenger RNA ==>— mRNA vaccine technology,” which will present an accessible look at the science of the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines and of…

To celebrate Arbor Day, the Great Barrington Historical Society will present a Tree Planting and Maintenance Workshop with Arborist Tom Ingersoll at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 17, at the Historical Society Museum grounds, 817 South Main St.

Michael Sardo, Williams College alumnus and Emmy-nominated writer and executive producer, will give an online talk titled “Every Single Job in Television, Explained” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 14. The lecture is free and open to the public.

The Williamstown Historical Museum will present a free talk titled “The History of Oblong Road” with Dusty Griffin at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 17, via Zoom. The talk will be illustrated with numerous photos and documents and will be followed by a 15 minute question and answer session.

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