Plan February Break fun with Pittsfield's 10X10 Upstreet Winter Arts Festival

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Help fill your calendar of fun during February break and after with the ninth annual 10X10 Upstreet Arts Festival. For more information, visit discoverpittsfield.com/10x10.

THURSDAY, FEB. 13

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, "Digital Detox," "My Body," "Are You One of Those Robots?" "Oy Vey Maria," "Closing Doors," "Jill Takes a Leap," "Minor Deviations," "Stay, Please," "Five Seconds," "Five Seconds," "With Improvements by the Actors," (sold out), 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Natural Resources Council: A sunset stroll along the floodplain forest at Fred Garner Park, 4 to 5:30 p.m., 300 Pomeroy Ave., Pittsfield. Learn the basics of wildlife track identification, free, 4 to 5 p.m., meet at the Onota Lake boat launch, Valentine Road, Pittsfield.

Bousquet: Tubing night, $10 for a two-hour ticket, 3 to 8 p.m., 101 Dan Fox Drive, Pittsfield.

Lichtenstein Center for the Arts: "Ten Spot" opening reception, featuring 10 different artists, 5 to 7 p.m., 28 Renne Ave., Pittsfield.

The Mastheads: The Mastheads has asked 10 exciting local writers to read one short piece of their writing alongside a piece by a historic Berkshire author, free, 6 to 8 p.m., Methuselah, 391 North St., Pittsfield.

Whitney Center for the Arts: Eve Ensler's "A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and A Prayer," $5-$20, 7 p.m., 42 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.

FRIDAY, FEB. 14

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, (sold out), 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, 3:30 to 5 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Mass Audubon: Love Is in the Air: Owl Courtship and Calls, free, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Canoe Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary, 309 Holmes Road, Pittsfield. Register: massaudubon.org/program-catalog/results/pleasant-valley.

SATURDAY, FEB. 15

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, $20-$37, 3 p.m. (sold out) and 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Mountain Bike Training Series: Snowy Springside Slammer Fat Bike Race, $10 entry, registration opens at 9 a.m., race at 10:15 a.,m., Springside Park, 874 North St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Daily Aquarium Program, with admission, 12:45 p.m.; "New Branches on Ten Old Trees" Laszlo Gardony, unaccompanied piano, $30, 7:30 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Running Center: Run Ten, group run of 1- to 10-miles, 8 a.m., feel free to use BRC as your base camp and set out for a run either downtown or take your adventure out to the outskirts of Pittsfield.

Jacob's Pillow: "Such is Our Soul," free public movement workshop with Joanna Haigood, 4 to 6 p.m., Boys & Girls Club of the Berkshires, 16 Melville St., Pittsfield.

Music in Common: The Amplify Berkshires Youth Band, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Dottie's Coffee Lounge, 444 North St., Pittsfield.

Pittsfield Cooperative Bank, The City of Pittsfield Recreation Program and the Boys & Girls Club: Public skating, free to the first 100 skaters, 3:30 to 5 p.m., 16 Melville St., Pittsfield.

Whitney Center for the Arts: Eve Ensler's "A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant and A Prayer," $5-$20, 2 p.m., 42 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.

SUNDAY, FEB. 16

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, 3 p.m., (sold out) St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, noon to 3 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Hancock Shaker Village: The Big Chill, fun outdoor activities for the whole family, with admission, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1843 West Housatonic St., Pittsfield.

Ice Fishing Derby: Prizes awarded in adult and junior divisions, $15, juniors under 12 free with registered adult, 6 a.m. to 1p .m., Controy Pavilion at Burbank Park at Onota Lake, Valentine Road, Pittsfield.

MONDAY, FEB. 17

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Records and Burpee Zoo Show, $15, $8 child, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Darrow School: 10 10 Workshops, students from The Darrow School will demonstrate air pressure concepts through a hands-on demonstration, 9 to 11:30 a.m., Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, 28 Renne Ave., Pittsfield.

WordxWord: "I Have Something to Say," poets give voice to the often overlooked, unvoiced, ways that women have and continue to move the world forward, free, 7 p.m., Berkshire Museum, 39 South St., Pittsfield.

TUESDAY, FEB. 18

Berkshire International Film Festival: BIFF Best Of Fest Shorts, 7 to 9 p.m., Phoenix Theatres Beacon Cinema, 57 North St., Pittsfield.

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Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Pittsfield Cooperative Bank, The City of Pittsfield Recreation Program and the Boys & Girls Club: Public skating, free to the first 100 skaters, 1 to 2:30 p.m., 16 Melville St., Pittsfield.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 19

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

THURSDAY, FEB. 20

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, $20-$32, 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Environmental Action Team: Introduction to Winter Woodland Botany in Springside Park, free, 4 to 5:30 p.m., meet in the parking lot by Springside House, Route 7, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Real Art Party, free admission, $25 art auction tickets, 5 to 9 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

FRIDAY, FEB. 21

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, $20-$37, 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Environmental Action Team: Invasive Vine Extravaganza, help eradicate destructive invasive hardy kiwi, free, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Springside Park, Route 7, Pittsfield. Introduction to Wildlife Tracking in Burbank Park, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Burbank Park, meet at the Onota Lake boat launch, Valentine Road, Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Berkshire Children's Theater presents Disney's "Winnie the Pooh," $15, $8 child, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Hotel on North: Gypsy Layne, $30, 7 p.m., 297 North St., Pittsfield.

WordxWord: Story Slam, free, 7 p.m., Dottie's Coffee Lounge, 444 North St., Pittsfield.

SATURDAY, FEB. 22

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, $20-$37, 3 and 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Curling Club: Discover Curling, $10, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Boys and Girls Club of the Berkshires, 16 Melville St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Bubble Trouble with Jeff Boyer, $15, $8 child, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Theatre Group: "Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon," $10, 1 p.m., Colonial Theatre, 111 South St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire United Way: 10xtheFun, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church, 74 First St., Pittsfield.

Fireworks: 10 Minutes of Fireworks, sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union, 6 p.m., First Street Common. Rain date, Feb. 23.

Hotel on North: Gypsy Layne, $30, 7 p.m., 297 North St., Pittsfield.

SUNDAY, FEB. 23

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, $20-$32, 3 p.m.; Dance Ten, 10-minute performances by ten of Berkshire County's top dance schools and performing ensembles, 2 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire International Film Festival: BIFF Best Of Fest Shorts, 2 p.m., Phoenix Theatres Beacon Cinema, 57 North St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Museum: Ten Days of Play, kids of all ages are invited to build with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground, with admission, kids under 18 free, noon to 3 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

THURSDAY, FEB. 27

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, $20-$32, 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

FRIDAY, FEB. 28

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, $20-$37, 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.

SATURDAY, FEB. 29

Barrington Stage Company: 10 10-minute plays, $20-$37, 3 and 7:30 p.m., St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden St., Pittsfield.


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