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(9/20) PITTSFIELD REPAIR CAFES ARE HELD ON THIRD SATURDAYS BETWEEN 1:00 AND 5:00 PM IN THE BASEMENT OF ST. STEPHEN'S CHURCH, 67 EAST STREET (ENTER THROUGH THE ALLEN STREET DOOR). VOLUNTEERS FIX GUESTS' BROKEN AND DAMAGED ITEMS FOR FREE. GET MORE INFORMATION ON FACEBOOK AT PITTSFIELD REPAIR CAFE OR CALL 413-212-8589 OR EMAIL MH227@HOTMAIL.COM.NEXT REPAIR CAFE DATE: IS SEPTEMBER 20

(9/20) SQUARE DANCING FOR ALL AGES. SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20TH FROM 7 TO 10 PM AT THE CHESTERFIELD COMMUNITY HOUSE/SENIOR CENTER. LIVE MUSIC FROM THE FALL TOWN STRING BAND WITH SINGING CALLS BY BOB LIVINGSTON. BEGINNERS WELCOME! REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE. BRING AN ITEM FOR THE RAFFLE TABLE. DONATION $8.00 FOR ADULTS. ANYONE UNDER 12 DANCES FREE. MORE INFO CALL 413-296-4743.

(9/20) THE SECOND ANNUAL ROE JAN RAMBLE BIKE TOUR, WILL BE ON SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20 THE EVENT, WILL RAISE FUNDS TO HELP EXTEND THE HARLEM VALLEY RAIL TRAIL FROM COPAKE FALLS TO HILLSDALE. RIDERS WILL HAVE A CHOICE OF THREE ROUTES: OF 10 MILES, 25 MILES AND 62 MILES. REFRESHMENT STOPS ARE PLANNED. THE RIDE BEGINS AT 7:30 A.M., AND ALL THREE ROUTES WILL START AND FINISH AT COPAKE MEMORIAL PARK ON MOUNTAIN VIEW ROAD.WHILE JOINING THE RIDE IS FREE, PARTICIPANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO OBTAIN SPONSORS WHO WILL DONATE TO IT. TO SIGN UP FOR THE RIDE, OR TO DONATE TO A RIDER, GO TO FIRSTGIVING.COM/HVRTA, OR GO TO FACEBOOK AND SEARCH “ROE JAN RAMBLE.”

(9/21) THE COLUMBIA CHAMBER PLAYERS WILL PERFORM A BENEFIT CONCERT TO RAISE FUNDS FOR THE MAINTENANCE OF THE ROELIFF JANSEN COMMUNITY LIBRARY’S DONATED MASON & HAMLIN PIANO. KAREN BOGARDUS, FLUTE, ELLEN KATZ WILLNER, OBOE, AND WENHAN ANDERSON, PIANO, WILL PLAY TRIOS BY MATHIAS, DRING, AND JACOBS, AND GAUBERT'S NOCTURNE AND ALLEGRO FOR FLUTE AND PIANO. THE CONCERT WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE HILLSDALE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH AT THE INTERSECTION OF RT 23 & RT 22 ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST AT 4PM. THE CONCERT DONATION IS $50. A RECEPTION WILL FOLLOW. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUESTED AND CAN BE MADE BY CALLING THE LIBRARY AT 518-325-4101.

(9/22) THERE WILL BE A 13TH MONTH EVENT TO RAISE MONEY TO SUPPORT WORK OF DINING FOR WOMEN AT EVERGREEN CRAFTS ON MAIN STREET IN GREAT BARRINGTON ON SEPTEMBER 22 FROM 6-8 PM.  YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO ATTEND AND BRING FRIENDS AND FAMILY TO SHOP AND ENJOY DRINKS AND LIGHT REFRESHMENT.  YOU CAN LEARN MORE ABOUT DINING FOR WOMEN AT WWW.DININGFORWOMEN.ORG.

(9/23) ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 AT 7 PM, TOO HUMAN RETURNS TO PERFORM AT THE BERKSHIRE ATHENAEUM, 1 WENDELL AVENUE, PITTSFIELD THE FREE CONCERT IS SUPPORTED IN PART BY A GRANT FROM THE PITTSFIELD CULTURAL COUNCIL, A LOCAL AGENCY WHICH IS SUPPORTED BY THE MASSACHUSETTS CULTURAL COUNCIL, A STATE AGENCY, AND THE FRIENDS OF THE BERKSHIRE ATHENAEUM

(9/25) THE NATURAL BRIDGE STATE PARK, LOCATED ON MCCAULEY ROAD IN NORTH ADAMS, HAS A FULL MONTH OF PROGRAMS AVAILABLE DURING SEPTEMBER.  ALL PROGRAMS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC THERE IS A $2 DOLLAR PARKING FEE ($30 DOLLARS FOR BUSSES). FOR MORE INFORMATION ANDS A FULL LIST OF ACTIVITIES CALL 413-663-6392.

(9/25) KIWANIS CLUB OF GREATER SEEKONK IS SPONSORING A 5K RACE AND WALKATHON ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, AT 1:30 P.M, AT THE MARTIN SCHOOL ON COLE STREET IN SOUTH SEEKONK.PRE-REGISTRATION WILL BE $25 AND $30 ON THE DAY OF THE RACE. DEADLINE FOR PRE-REGISTRATION IS SEPTEMBER 25TH.  CHECKS SHOULD BE MADE PAYABLE TO SEEKONK KIWANIS AND MAILED TO SEEKONK KIWANIS P.O. 233 SEEKONK, FOR APPLICATIONS OR TO HELP, CONTACT BEVERLY HART, 508-336-9352, OR PICK UP AN APPLICATION AT THE SEEKONK TOWN HALL 100 PECK STREET OR THE SEEKONK LIBRARY ON NEWMAN AVENUE.

(9/26) THERE WILL BE BIRD WALKS AT CANOE MEADOWS SPONSORED BY BERKSHIRE SANCTUARIES ON FRI, SEP 26 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM ATCANOE MEADOWS WILDLIFE SANCTUARY, HOLMES ROAD, PITTSFIELD MEMBERS:  FREE FOR MEMBERS NONMEMBERS: ADULT $3.00 PREREGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.BEGINNERS WELCOME. BRING BINOCULARS AND A FIELD GUIDE IF YOU HAVE THEM.

(9/27) THE CHATHAM AGRICULTURAL PARTNERSHIP IS HOSTING THEIR SIXTH ANNUAL FARM TOUR ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 THE FREE TOUR FEATURES FARMS THROUGHOUT CHATHAM OPEN FROM 10:00 - 4:00 MORE DETAILS AND A DOWNLOADABLE MAP FOR DRIVING OR CYCLING ARE POSTED ON THE CHATHAM KEEP FARMING WEBSITE AND WILL BE AVAILABLE AT PARTICIPATING FARMS AND AT THE COLUMBIA LAND CONSERVANCY OFFICES IN CHATHAM.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: JEFF LICK AT JEFF@SPRUCERIDGEFARM.COM OR 518-221-2911.

(9/27) THERE WILL BE A SPAGHETTI DINNER ON SEPTEMBER 27, AT 5:30 P.M. AT THE SOUTH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, 110 SOUTH STREET, PITTSFIELD, COST $12 FOR ADULTS - CHILDREN UNDER 12 $6 DINNER TO BENEFIT THE SOUTH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH FUEL FUND. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 413-442-7357

(9/27) THEREWILL BE A CANOE TRIP TO BUCKLEY-DUNTON LAKE SPONSORED BY BERKSHIRE SANCTUARIES ON SAT, SEP 27 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM AT BUCKLEY DUNTON LAKE, IN BECKET MEMBERS: ADULT $20.00 NONMEMBERS:  ADULT $25.00 DIRECTIONS TO THE MEETING PLACE WILL BE PROVIDED UPON REGISTRATION. CHILDREN MUST BE AT LEAST 10 YEARS OF AGE, ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT, AND KNOW HOW TO SWIM. BRING FOOD, DRINK, INSECT REPELLENT, AND SUNSCREEN.REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

(9/28) THE 5TH ANNUAL FRIENDS OF MOE GOLF TOURNAMENT WILL BE SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 28TH SUPPORTING LOCAL FAMILIES FIGHT AGAINST CANCER IN MEMORY OF MAUREEN SNYDER AT THE EGREMONT COUNTRY CLUB IN GREAT BARRINGTON. CHECK IN AT 10AM 11AM SHOTGUN FOUR PERSON SCRAMBLE. $100 DOLLARS PER PERSON, $400 DOLLARS PER TEAM. THIS INCLUDES LUNCH PRUS OTHER CONTESTS AND PRIZES. CONTACT RANDY KOLDYS AT 413-717-0606 FROR MORE INFORMATION.

(9/28) THERE WILL BE A FALL FESTIVAL TRUCK PULL ON SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 28TH FROM 11AM TO 5PM ON GANDOLFO DRIVE OFF OF MAIN STREET IN NORTH CANAAN, CONNECTICUT. TICKETS ARE $10 DOLLARS FOR ADULTS $8 DOLLARS FOR SENIORS, $5 DOLLARS FOR YOUTH, KIDS 12 AND UNDER ARE FREE. FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT CANAAN CHAMBER DOT COM OR CALL 860-824-5861

(10/4) THE NATIONAL DOWN SYNDROME SOCIETY PRESENTS BUDDY WALK OF THE BERKSHIRES TO PROMOTE AWARENESS OF PEOPLE WITH DOWN SYNDROME. THE BUDDY WALK WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY OCTOBER 4TH AT CRANEVILLE ELEMENTARY IN DALTON REGISTRATION IS 10AM THE WALK STARTS AT 11AM.  FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 413-464-7262 EXT.11

(10/4) THE CLAIRE TEAGUE SENIOR CENTER IS HOLDING A TAG SALE SATURDAY OCTOBER 4TH 9:00-2:00 TO DONATE ITEMS OR SCHEDULE YOUR SPACE CALL 528-1881 FOR DETAILS

(10/4) COME SUPPORT THE CHILDREN OF ST. MARY'S SCHOOL IN THEIR INAUGURAL: ST. MARY'S SCHOOL EDU5KTION ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2014 5K RUN/WALK & KIDS' FUN RUN BEGINNING AT 9 AM AT ST. MARY'S SCHOOL IN LEE YOU CAN REGISTER AT BERKSHIRERUNNINGCENTER.COM EMAIL SMSEDU5KTION@GMAIL.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION

(10/8)THE CLAIRE TEAGUE SENIOR CENTER IS OFFERING A TRIP TO THE OCTOBERFEST AT MUNICH HAUS IN CHICKOPEE WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 8TH.  PACKAGE INCLUDES: ROUNDTRIP MOTORCOACH TRANSPORTATION LIVE GERMAN MUSIC, DELICIOUS SIT DOWN AUTHENTIC GERMAN LUNCHEON IN THE OUTDOOR BIERGARTEN, BEER, WINE. $67.00 PER PERSON PLEASE CONTACT GRACE ZBELL AT 413 528-0230
 
(10/10 THE MAHAIWE THEATER PRESENTS DAVID SEDARIS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10 AT 8PM CALL THE BOX OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION. AT 528-0100.

(10/12) THE MAHAIWE THEATER PRESENTS AN EVENING WITH BERNADETTE PETERS IN HONOR OF JANE IREDALE CALL THE BOX OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION. AT 528-0100

(10/12) ANTIQUE DISTILLING AND BREWING EQUIPMENT, BOTTLES AND PHOTOS WILL BE ON DISPLAY IN THIS EXHIBIT THAT EXPLORES HOW ALCOHOL PRODUCTION PLAYED A PART IN SHAPING SHEFFIELD’S ECONOMY, POLITICS, AND CULTURE. FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. WEEKENDS, 10:00 AM—3:00 PM, SEPTEMBER 6--OCTOBER 12 AT THE OLD STONE STORE, 137 MAIN ST., SHEFFIELD, MA.  FOR MORE INFORMATION: VISIT WWW.SHEFFIELDHISTORY.ORG, OR CALL (413) 229-2694.

(10/19) THE MAHAIWE THEATER PRESENTS DIANNE REEVES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19 AT 7PM CALL THE BOX OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION.AT 528-0100.

(10/17) BLESSED TERESA OF CALCUTTA PARISH AT CORPUS CHRISTI CHURCH WILL HOLD THEIR ANNUAL BAZAAR ON FRIDAY OCTOBER 17TH AND SATURDAY OCTOBER 18TH. THEY’RE LOOKING FOR GOODS AND SERVICES FROM AREA BUSINESSES FOR THE BAZAAR.

(10/17) THE WORLD’S FIRST AND QUITE LIKELY ONLY CLASSICAL MUSIC AND HIP-HOP FUSION DUO, BLACK VIOLIN, WILL PERFORM ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17 AT 10:00AM (SCHOOL FIELD TRIP CONCERT) AND AT 7:00PM (PUBLIC SHOW). AT THE MAHAIWE YHEATER AT CONTACT THE BOX OFFICE AT 528-0100

(10/18) BERKSHIRE HUMANE SOCIETY IS TEAMING UP WITH HADDAD SUBARU OF PITTSFIELD TO RAFFLE OFF A NEW 2015 SUBARU FORESTER. TICKETS ARE JUST $40 EACH OR THREE FOR $100. THE RAFFLE WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18 AT HADDAD SUBARU ON EAST STREET IN PITTSFIELD.  WINNER NEED NOT BE PRESENT.  ONLY 2,100 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD.TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT BHS ON 214 BARKER ROAD IN PITTSFIELD OR PURRADISE ON 301 STOCKBRIDGE IN GREAT BARRINGTON. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT THE BERKSHIRE HUMANE SOCIETY 413-447-7878, EXT. 28

(10/18) ONLY ONE MORE REPAIR CAFE EVENTS IN PITTSFIELD THIS YEAR! TAKE YOUR BROKEN, BUT REPAIRABLE, ITEMS TO THE ST. STEPHEN'S CHURCH BASEMENT, 67 EAST ST., PITTSFIELD, BETWEEN 1:00 AND 5:00 ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18TH, WHERE THEY WILL BE REPAIRED FOR FREE! EVERYONE IS WELCOME CAFES AND GET MORE INFORMATION ON FACEBOOK AT PITTSFIELD REPAIR CAFE. AND, IF YOU HAVE ANY REPAIR SKILLS, SUCH AS EXPERIENCE AT SEWING, ESPECIALLY HEAVY DUTY SEWING (AND A HEAVY DUTY MACHINE YOU COULD BRING WITH YOU), CARPENTRY REPAIR, BICYCLE REPAIR, OR ELECTRONICS REPAIR, WE WOULD LOVE TO HAVE YOUR HELP! EMAIL JMH227@HOTMAIL.COM OR CALL 413-212-8589...

(10/31) THE MAHAIWE WILL CONTINUE ITS POPULAR BROADCASTS OF THE MET: LIVE IN HD, THE METROPOLITAN OPERA’S EMMY AND PEABODY AWARD-WINNING SERIES OF LIVE TRANSMISSIONS TO MOVIE THEATERS, WHICH WILL REACH ITS WIDEST-EVER GLOBAL AUDIENCE IN ITS NINTH YEAR. THE 2014-2015 SEASON OF TEN PRODUCTIONS STARTS IN OCTOBER AND WILL RUN THROUGH MAY.CONTACT THE MAHAIWE AT 528-0100

(11/8) LEE KIWANIS FUNDRAISER IS RAFFLING OFF A 2014, 4X4 QUAD.TICKETS ARE $25.00 AND THE DRAWING IS NOV. 8. TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT HENRY’S ELECTRIC, LEPREVOST PLUMBING & HEATING & MEOW AND GROWL IN LEE.

(11/8) THE CLAIRE TEAGUE SENIOR CENTER IS HAVING A CRAFT SALE NOVEMBER 8TH—LOOKING FOR CRAFTERS, CALL 528-1881 TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE.  NO CHARGE FOR SENIORS

(11/22) THE MAHAIWE THEATER PRESENTS ARLO GUTHRIE SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22 AT 8PM CALL THE BOX OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION. 528-0100.

(11/29) THE MAHAIWE WILL PRESENT ITS TRADITIONAL THANKSGIVING SCREENING OF THE WIZARD OF OZ (1939) ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 29 AT 4:00PM AND 7:00PM. 2014 MARKS THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THIS CLASSIC MOVIE. THIS EVENT IS SPONSORED BY GREYLOCK FEDERAL CREDIT UNION. TICKETS ARE $7.CONTACT THE BOX OFFICE AT 528-0100

(12/27) CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS IN THE BERKSHIRES WITH JOHN PIZZARELLI AND JANE MONHEIT, TWO FAVORITE MAHAIWE ENTERTAINERS, HERE TOGETHER FOR THE FIRST TIME ON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 27 AT 8:00PM. TICKETS ARE $25 TO $100
(THE LATTER INCLUDES POST-SHOW RECEPTION WITH THE ARTISTS). CONTACT THE MAHAIWE AT 528-0100 FOR MORE INFORMATION

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