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December 2020

Virtual Winter Flicks: Space Torah

December 30, 2020 - December 3, 2021
Berkshire Jewish Film Festival, Lenox Memorial Middle & High School, 197 East Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$5

In 1996 astronaut Dr. Jeff Hoffman brought a small Torah scroll on board Space Shuttle Columbia. While orbiting the earth he combined his inspiration and journey with readings from the Book of Genesis.

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January 2021

Virtual: Botanical Latin: An Introduction

January 21 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
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$11 – $16

Join Jennifer Bakshi for a brief history of botanical terminology from the time of the Roman empire through the development of binomial nomenclature by Carl Linnaeus. Jennifer will provide clarification on the meanings of botanical terms, genus, species and family, how the names are formed and the conventions for writing them. You’ll also learn the correct pronunciation of Latin plant names and explore hidden meanings of favorite plant names every gardener should know.

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Virutal: Bears in the Berkshires

January 21 @ 6:45 PM - 7:45 PM
Jewish Federation of the Berkshires, 196 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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The North American Black Bear plays an important role in the ecosystems of New England. Their incredible strength, senses, and curiosity are often the source of commotion in Berkshire County. Together, we will discuss the natural history of black bears, their role in the ecosystem, and how to maintain safe and positive human-bear interactions.

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Virtual: Holy Manna Concert Screening

January 22 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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One event on January 15, 2021 at 12:00 PM

One event on January 22, 2021 at 12:00 PM

Clark Art Institute, 225 South Street
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
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Experience the uniquely American sounds of shape note music with a three-part screening of Holy Manna performed by the early music ensemble Ruckus in collaboration with bass-baritone John Taylor Ward. The series culminates with a live Zoom conversation between Ward, Ruckus ensemble leader and bassoonist Clay Zeller-Townson, and the Clark’s Head of Public Programs Teal Baskerville.

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Virtual Tour of Arrowhead with Elizabeth Melville

January 22 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Arrowhead and Berkshire Historical Society, 780 Holmes Road
Pittsfield, 01201 United States
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$10 – $15

You may already know about Herman Melville and his life at Arrowhead, but for this unique tour, find yourself accompanied by Melville’s wife Elizabeth (Lizzie) as she walks guests through her home and talks about her life there in the mid-19th century. Join Arrowhead docent and actress Francine Ciccarelli as she portrays Elizabeth in the first-person and brings the women and children who lived at Arrowhead to life. Check website for registration.

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Auditory After Hours: Sylvan Esso

January 23
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One event on January 16, 2021 at 12:00 AM

One event on January 23, 2021 at 12:00 AM

MASS MoCA, 87 MASS MoCA Way
North Adams, MA 01247 United States
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What if you could feel art — with your ears? Our new series Auditory After Hours gives visitors a chance to engage with art in an all-new way: while listening to a bespoke experience curated by one of your favorite musicians. The electropop duo Sylvan Esso—singer Amelia Meath and producer Nick Sanborn—make music that hits you like a fireworks show: it’s full of explosive light and color that fills you with joy and wonder and makes you glad to be…

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Virtual: An Introduction to Koji and Miso-Making at Home

January 23 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
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$20 – $30

Join Mark Phillips of EarthCultures for an introduction to Aspergillus Oryzae, or Koji, the fungus responsible for miso, soy sauce, sake and other traditional Japanese fermented foods and beverages. Using ‘Miso, Tempeh, Natto, and Other Tasty Ferments’ (Storey Publishing, 2019) as a guide, this workshop is a primer on home and restaurant-scale koji-making and its many uses in ancient foodways and contemporary culinary techniques.

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Winter Birds at TurnPark

January 23 @ 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Mass Audubon’s Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, 472 West Mountain Road
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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TurnPark Art Space and Mass Audubon collaborate for an evening of birds and their lovely evening chorus. A Mass Audubon Guide will take you through the art space learning about the many birds that spend the chilly winter among the statues. Space is limited to 10 participants; registration is required with no 'walk-in' participants allowed. $15 suggested donation.

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Tracking Workshop: Cats and Canines

January 23 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mass Audubon’s Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, 472 West Mountain Road
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$15 – $20

Search for tracks, scat, and other signs of our elusive wild cats and dogs that roam the fields and forests at Canoe Meadows. Focusing on long-legged creatures, we will dig deep into how they stealthily walk, lope, and gallop across the landscape and what we can learn from clues they leave behind. Reservations required.

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Virtual: Yoga Class with Hanna

January 23 @ 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 AM on Saturday, repeating until November 6, 2021

Eastover Estate & Eco Village, 430 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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$15

These virtual weekly classes are a blend of Vinyasa and Katonah Yoga, with some touches of breathwork and meditative moments. Be ready to move as well as slow down. Expect Taoist theory, imaginative metaphors, and lots of esoteric dialogue.

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