WHAAT'S HAPPENING THIS WEEKEND
Clark Art Institute: Nancy Mowll Mathews presents "Mary Cassatt's Prints: Experiments in Understanding," 3 p.m., Manton Research Center, 225 South St., Williamstown.
Richmond-West Stockbridge Artists' Guild: Holiday Art Show and sale featuring local painting, photography and ceramics, 11 a..m. to 3 p.m., 1854 Town Hall, West Stockbridge.
Albany Berkshire Ballet: "The Nutcracker," $40-$15, 1:30 and 4:30 p.m., Colonial Theatre, 111 South St., Pittsfield. Tickets
FAIRS, FESTIVALS AND FAMILY FUN
Berkshire Botanical Garden: Holiday Marketplace featuring the Gallery of Wreaths, over 20 craft vendors and the grand opening of the newly renovated Center House, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 5 West Stockbridge Road, Stockbridge.
Spencertown Academy Arts Center: Handmade Holiday: Craft as Gift show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 790 NY-203, Spencertown, N.Y.
The Stationary Factory: Handmade Holiday Festival marketplace featuring over 70 vendors, live music and food, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 63 Flansburg Ave., Dalton.
Stockbridge Chamber: Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas. See Main Street as Norman Rockwell did, featuring antique cars, Roger the Jester, carolers, Santa's Workshop and more, noon to 2 p.m., Main Street, Stockbridge.
Adams Historical Society: The Eagles Brass Ensemble presents a concert of holiday music, 3 p.m., GAR Memorial Hall, Adams Free Library, 92 Park St., Adams.
Bard College at Simon's Rock: Indian Classical Music concert with mother-son duo Veena Chandra and Devesh Chandra, 7 p.m., Kellogg Music Center, 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington.
Cantilena Chamber Choir: "World's Greatest Christmas Carols" narrated by Allyn Burrows, $25-$20, 3 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 88 Walker St., Lenox.
Chatham Free Library: "Sing to Celebrate" with Sheri Bauer-Mayorga, sing-along and holiday party for all ages, 3 p.m., 4287 NY-203, Chatham, N.Y.
Dottie's Coffee Lounge: Domingo Brunch with Rick Costello and Rich Hommel, 10 a.m. to noon, 444 North St., Pittsfield.
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center: Canadian fiddle virtuosos Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy will perform "A Celtic Family Christmas," $75-$25, 7 p.m., 14 Castle St., Great Barrington.
Singing Priests of the Diocese of Springfield: Advent and Christmas concert, 2 p.m., Barrington Theatre Company's Boyd-Quinson Mainstage, 30 Union St., Pittsfield. Tickets: 413-236-8888.
Williams College Department of Music: String Chamber Music Studio Recital, 1 p.m.; Flute Studio Recital, 5 p.m.; Voice Studio Recital, 7:30 p.m., Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, 54 Chapin Hall Drive, Williamstown.
READING, WALKS AND TALKS
The Mount: "War of the Dictionaries: The Invention of the Modern Dictionary" with Peter Sokolowski, $10, 4 p.m.; Guided house tours with our interpreter and special exhibits, including "Life in the Dale: Augustus Martin's Lenox" and "Edith Wharton and the First World War," $18/children free, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2 Plunkett St., Lenox.
Ghent Playhouse: Holiday Panto, "The Little Mermaid - Beyond the Sea," $22-$10, 2 p.m., 6 Town Hall Place, Ghent, N.Y.
Hubbard Hall: "The Mystery of Edwin Drood," 2 p.m., 25 East Main St., Cambridge, N.Y.
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