5 things to do if you're on a budget this week


Go to an art show

This month's First Fridays Artswalks will feature 17 art shows and openings from 5 to 8 p.m., such as a reception at Lichtenstein Center for the Arts for BCC's "Berkshire Immigrant Stories" exhibit; a reception at RJ Stohr Diamonds & Fine Jewelry for Gloria Finkelstein's "Countries through their Fabrics," and the opening of "Glitche," an immersive installation by Sam Okerstrom-Lang at Anna Farrington Graphic Arts and Design Installation Space, 4 to 8 p.m., 49 Eagle St., North Adams. FIRSTFRIDAYSARTSWALKS.COM


Catch some live music

Robert Putnam performs at Rainbow Restaurant Saturday at 7 p.m. No cover! DINERAINBOW.COM


Don't miss this show

Singer/songwriter Rachel Laitman and friends perform at the Dream Away Lodge, Sunday from 8 to 10 p.m. THEDREAMAWAYLODGE.COM


Take advantage of this deal

MASS MoCA is free for North Adams residents Monday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Take a look at Etel Adnan's "A yellow sun A green sun a yellow sun A red sun a blue sun" and Taryn Simon's "A Cold Hole." MASSMOCA.ORG


Get outside

Enjoy a guided bird walk at The Mount, and look for numerous bird species, including bobolinks, bald eagles, vireos and wood warblers, Tuesday fromk 8 to 10 a.m., 2 Plunkett St., Lenox. Presented with Mass Audubon. EDITHWHARTON.ORG


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