The Berkshires Calendar for Nov. 30


CATA Gallery: Pop-up Gallery of food-related artwork, 5 to 7 p.m., 70 Railroad St., Great Barrington.

Good Purpose Gallery: "Colorful Whimsy" opening reception with artists Stephanie Cohen and Elizabeth Ann McNally, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., 40 Main St., Lee.

Miss Hall's School: Gallery and Art Administration class's pop-up art show, 6 to 8 p.m., Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, 28 Renne Ave., Pittsfield.


Berkshire Food Project: Free community lunch, noon to 1 p.m., First Congregational Church, 134 Main St., North Adams.

Dalton American Legion: Karaoke night, 8 to 11 p.m., 258 North St., Dalton.

Meditation Group: Open to all faiths, sit in silence in the sanctuary to enjoy teachings and meditative practices, 9 to 9:30 a.m., Congregation Beth Israel, 53 Lois St., North Adams, 413-663-5830.

Memorial Drum Circle: "A Celebration in Memory of Nancy Clark's Life," intergenerational program for all ages, 1:15 to 2:30 p.m., Lenox Community Center Ballroom, 65 Walker St., Lenox.

Milham Planetarium: Astronomy students host free shows for the public, 8 p.m., Hopkins Observatory, 829 Main St., Williamstown.

Northern Berkshire Community Coalition: Child care workshop, 1 to 2 p.m., 61 Main St., Suite 208, North Adams.

Pembury Bridge Club: ACBL-sponsored duplicate bridge, open game at 12:30 p.m., South Congregational Church, 110 South St., Pittsfield; Peter Samsel, 413-655-2416.

Pickleball: Open play, rackets available, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., North Adams Armory, 206 Ashland St., North Adams. Use Porter Street entrance.

Pittsfield Recycling: Cans, bottles and plastic for curbside pickup.

Pittsfield Sangha: "Buddhism & the 12 Steps," 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., by donation, George Crane Center, 81 Linden St., Pittsfield. Information: 413-358-2626.

Purple Dragon Games: Magic Booster Draft, $15, 6:30 p.m., 40 Spring St., Williamstown.

Stephentown Memorial Library: Lego club, 6:30 p.m., 472 NY-43, Stephentown, N.Y.


New Lebanon Library: Family movie night, screening of a current film suitable for the whole family, free, 6:30 p.m., 550 State Route 20, New Lebanon, N.Y., 518-794-8844.


Blood Drive:
2 to 7 p.m., Wahconah Regional High School, 150 Old Windsor Road, Dalton.

Easy Exercise: Easy exercise class offered by Kim Conley, certified instructor, $5 donation, 9 to 10 a.m., St. Ann Parish Center, 134 Main St., Lenox.

YogaDance: $5 for Berkshire residents, noon, Kripalu, 57 Interlaken Road, Stockbridge. Register: 866-200-5203.


Adams Free Library: Interactive storytime featuring classic children's tales and new favorites for preschoolers and their caregivers; songs, rhymes, stories, fingerplays and crafts, 10 a.m., 92 Park St., Adams, 413-743-8345, ext. 103.

Adams Youth Center: Play & Learn Group for young children and their families; art and movement activities, educational toys and themes; circle time and snack, 10-11 a.m., East Street, Adams.

Berkshire Museum: "WeeMuse Adventures," songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time for ages 18 months to 3 years, 11 to 11:30 a.m., free with museum admission, 39 South St., Pittsfield.

Boys and Girls Club of the Berkshires: Triple Play, 5 to 6:30 p.m.; open gym, 2:30 to close; teen center, for members in grades 8-12, 2:30 to close, 16 Melville St., Pittsfield.

Community Health Programs: Sing and Play with Jeanne, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 442 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington.

Family Center Playgroups:
Drop-in playtime, 10 a.m. to noon, 210 State St., North Adams.

The Green: NAMAzing Coffee Date, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m., 85 Main St., North Adams.

Lee Library: Wii Gaming for teens, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., 100 Main St., Lee.

Mason Library:
Brain Builders, play and learn play group for baby to 5 years old, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., 231 Main St., Great Barrington, 413-528-2403.

Rapoza Center for the Arts: Teen Night, $10, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., 98 Summer St., Adams.


CATA Gallery:
Janet Elsbach signs "Extra Helping: Recipes for Caring, Connecting & Building Community," 5 to 7 p.m., 70 Railroad St., Great Barrington.

Pine Cobble School: Collaborative book fair with Northshire Bookstore, 7 to 9 a.m. and 3 to 5:30 p.m., Pine Cobble campus, 163 Gale Road, Williamstown.

Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas: Readings around the Hearth, hear classic stories of the season, free, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives, 46 Main St., Stockbridge.

Writing is Better Together: Writing group, for people who have a writing project to start, continue or finish, but are having a hard time doing it alone, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Dottie's, 444 North St., Pittsfield.


Chester Common Table:
Jim Eagan, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., 30 Main St., Chester.

Firefly Gastropub: Misty Blues, 8 p.m., 71 Church St., Lenox.

Hancock Shaker Village:
Service of Lessons and Carols, with Rev. Mark Longhurst, Karl Mullen, and readers State Rep. Tricia Farley-Bouvier, Kevin Moran and Warren Dews of the Berkshire Eagle, Tessa Kelly, Shirley Edgerton, Mary Rentz, Bridget Rigas and more, with carolers Jackie Sedlock, Eric Kerns, Paula Bradley and Sarah McNair, free-will offering, donations of non-perishable foods welcome, doors open at 5 p.m., service begins at 6 p.m., 1843 West Housatonic St., Pittsfield.

Hotel on North: Lita Williams, 8 to 11 p.m., 297 North St., Pittsfield.

Lion's Den: Roger Saloom Trio, The Red Lion Inn, 30 Main St., Stockbridge.

Number 10: Mary Ann Palermo and First Take, 8 p.m., 10 Castle St., Great Barrington.

Rainbow Restaurant: Blue Light Trio performs, 7:30 p.m., 109 First St., Pittsfield.

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