5 things to do if you're on a budget this week
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Downstreet Art's season begins tonight, 5 to 8 p.m., with gallery openings at Berkshire Art Museum, MCLA Gallery 51 and Installation Space, music by Kids 4 Harmony, a beer garden on Eagle Street, silkscreening demonstrations and arts shows at various storefronts on Main Street, North Adams. MCLA.EDU.
Get in to the galleries at Clark Art Institute free, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, and catch a glimpse of "Renoir: The Body, The Senses," and Janet Cardiff's "The Forty Part Motet," as part of the Highland Street Foundation's Free Fun Fridays. 225 South St., Williamstown. CLARTART.EDU / HIGHLANDSTREET.ORG
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Enjoy free admission to the Rockwell Museum 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, and a look at "Woodstock to the Moon: 1969 Illustrated," and "Norman Rockwell: Private Moments for the Masses," thanks to Highland Street Foundation's Free Fun Fridays. 9 Glendale Road, Stockbridge. NRM.ORG / HIGHLANDSTREET.ORG
Don't miss the Mount's Free Fun Friday event, with hourly talks and special activities, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, 2 Plunkett St., Lenox. EDITHWHARTON.ORG / HIGHLANDSTREET.ORG
Berkshire residents, enjoy free admission to Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, 472 West Mountain Road, Lenox. MASSAUDUBON.ORG
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