Join the National Alliance on Mental Illness Berkshire County and Berkshire Running Center for the Together for Mental Health 5K Run & Walk at 11 a.m. Sunday, June 12, in downtown Lenox. All participants are encouraged to arrive at 10 a.m. to check in.

After the race, runners, walkers, volunteers, and passersby alike are invited to The Olde Heritage Tavern for lunch, live music and a raffle featuring the best of the Berkshires goods and experiences. Items range from a four-pack of golf at Miraval Berkshires to a home decor basket from Annie Selke valued up to $500, and  gift cards to businesses such as Cafe Adam, Township Four, Mass MoCA, Kripalu, and more.

The Olde Heritage will be donating 10 percent of proceeds from the day back to NAMI Berkshire County.

To register, visit

Jeannie Maschino can be reached at 413-496-6256 or

Community News Editor / Librarian

Jeannie Maschino is community news editor and librarian for The Berkshire Eagle. She has worked for the newspaper in various capacities since 1982 and joined the newsroom in 1989.