Berkshire Museum [email protected]

Loading Events

Upcoming Events › History or Heritage

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

June 2020

Berkshire Museum [email protected]

June 29 - August 21
Berkshire Museum, 39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States

The Berkshire Museum’s popular summer camp programs are moving online as part of Berkshire [email protected] From June 29 to August 21, children entering grades 1 through 6 will have the opportunity to become kitchen scientists, build and test robots, solve the case, develop code, and more with the museum’s new [email protected] series of virtual summer camps. Each virtual camp program comes with a [email protected] Kit containing all the ingredients, materials, and instructions children need to complete a full week of…

Find out more »

July 2020

100 Years of Innocence

July 9 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
Free

This online program will be streamed live via Zoom. Join authors and Wharton scholars Arielle Zibrak and Sarah Blackwood in conversation. Together they will lead a wide-ranging discussion covering such topics as the novel’s relevance today, Wharton’s view of social change and technological advances, and how to reckon with fictions that focus on wealthy, white characters. You can purchase books online here for this event.

Find out more »

Hancock Shaker Village Reopens

July 11 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Hancock Shaker Village announces the opening of its historic buildings and the fascinating exhibition Notes About Home: 60 Years at Hancock Shaker Village on Saturday, July 11. Hours of operation are Thursday–Sunday, 10 am–4 pm. The story-driven special exhibition explores the museum’s history through objects, photographs, headlines, posters, and blueprints—some on display for the first time—as well as an online component sharing captivating oral histories and videos. The exhibition is a legacy project as part of the 60th anniversary of a vast village…

Find out more »

Summer on the Farm: Session 1

July 13 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 AM, repeating until July 17, 2020

Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Spend a fun-filled week at our vibrant farm and village! Session 1, held July 13-17, is for children entering 2-4. Challenge your taste buds. We’ll sample produce from the Village’s vegetable and herb gardens and prepare Shaker recipes in the historic Brick Dwelling kitchen. Pitch in to help our farmer care for the sheep, chickens, and other animals during daily chores. Craft to your heart’s content as we spin wool, weave, make a basket, and work with wood. Imagine life…

Find out more »

Summer on the Farm: Session 1

July 14 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 AM, repeating until July 17, 2020

Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Spend a fun-filled week at our vibrant farm and village! Session 1, held July 13-17, is for children entering 2-4. Challenge your taste buds. We’ll sample produce from the Village’s vegetable and herb gardens and prepare Shaker recipes in the historic Brick Dwelling kitchen. Pitch in to help our farmer care for the sheep, chickens, and other animals during daily chores. Craft to your heart’s content as we spin wool, weave, make a basket, and work with wood. Imagine life…

Find out more »

Summer on the Farm: Session 1

July 15 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 AM, repeating until July 17, 2020

Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Spend a fun-filled week at our vibrant farm and village! Session 1, held July 13-17, is for children entering 2-4. Challenge your taste buds. We’ll sample produce from the Village’s vegetable and herb gardens and prepare Shaker recipes in the historic Brick Dwelling kitchen. Pitch in to help our farmer care for the sheep, chickens, and other animals during daily chores. Craft to your heart’s content as we spin wool, weave, make a basket, and work with wood. Imagine life…

Find out more »

I Now Pronounce You Lucy Stone

July 15 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
MA United States
$20 – $25

This is an online event. A Leader of Women’s Suffrage, Lucy Stone, Transports Audiences back in Time! Berkshire County Historical Society at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead and the Bidwell House Museum Present History At PlayTM, LLC’s Critically Acclaimed One-Woman Performance Celebrating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment in the United States. Now, in honor of the 2020 centennial celebration for Women’s Suffrage, HAP, LLC brings Lucy Stone’s incredible story direct to the comfort of your home via LIVESTREAM on Wednesday, July…

Find out more »

Summer on the Farm: Session 1

July 16 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 AM, repeating until July 17, 2020

Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Spend a fun-filled week at our vibrant farm and village! Session 1, held July 13-17, is for children entering 2-4. Challenge your taste buds. We’ll sample produce from the Village’s vegetable and herb gardens and prepare Shaker recipes in the historic Brick Dwelling kitchen. Pitch in to help our farmer care for the sheep, chickens, and other animals during daily chores. Craft to your heart’s content as we spin wool, weave, make a basket, and work with wood. Imagine life…

Find out more »

Summer on the Farm: Session 1

July 17 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 AM, repeating until July 17, 2020

Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Spend a fun-filled week at our vibrant farm and village! Session 1, held July 13-17, is for children entering 2-4. Challenge your taste buds. We’ll sample produce from the Village’s vegetable and herb gardens and prepare Shaker recipes in the historic Brick Dwelling kitchen. Pitch in to help our farmer care for the sheep, chickens, and other animals during daily chores. Craft to your heart’s content as we spin wool, weave, make a basket, and work with wood. Imagine life…

Find out more »

Summer on the Farm: Session 2

July 20 @ 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00 AM, repeating until July 24, 2020

Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
+ Google Map

Spend a fun-filled week at our vibrant farm and village! Session 2, held July 20-24, is for children entering 5-7. Challenge your taste buds. We’ll sample produce from the Village’s vegetable and herb gardens and prepare Shaker recipes in the historic Brick Dwelling kitchen. Pitch in to help our farmer care for the sheep, chickens, and other animals during daily chores. Craft to your heart’s content as we spin wool, weave, make a basket, and work with wood. Imagine life…

Find out more »
+ Export Events