Summer Author Series: Kathryn Aalto, Writing Wild

Loading Events

Past Events › Online Event

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

August 2020

Berkshire Botanical Garden – Planting Design Part 2: The Designer’s Palette: Color in the Landscape – Online

August 11 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 4, 2020 at 5:30 PM

One event on August 11, 2020 at 5:30 PM

One event on August 18, 2020 at 5:30 PM

Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
$100 – $110

This is an online event series. Learn basic color theories outlined in Josef Albers’s classic text, Interaction of Color and how they can be applied to the landscape. Examine how the feel and impact of color can change a space. In the project for this class, students will design the same garden space twice, using a different color scheme each time exploring how the change in the color scheme changes the mood and feel of a space as well as…

Find out more »

Finding Funny in Complicated Times – Cartooning for Peace

August 11 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Norman Rockwell Museum, 9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
+ Google Map

We guarantee we can make you laugh once a week. Join a roster of funny men and women every Tuesday evening for a rollicking virtual event. We’ll hear from today’s foremost cartoonists. They’ll share their work, some secrets to their success, views on the role of cartoons in advancing important ideas, and we think there might be jokes.

Find out more »

Tanglewood Learning Institute OpenForum – The Roaring Twenties Panel Discussion & Live Q&A

August 12 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

The Roaring Twenties Panel Discussion & Live Q&A

Find out more »

Tanglewood Learning Institute MasterPass: TMC Violin Class led by Malcolm Lowe

August 12 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

Malcolm Lowe, violin

Find out more »

Tanglewood Presents – Recitals from the World Stage: Boston Symphony Chamber Players

August 12 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$8

Hosted by Karen Allen Established in 1964, the Boston Symphony Chamber Players is an immensely flexible ensemble that includes first-chair players from the orchestra’s wind and string sections along with guest performers from within and outside of the orchestra. Poulenc’s Trio for winds and piano, a model of neoclassical style and French lyricism, opens the program, which continues with four solo works. BSO Principal Flute Elizabeth Rowe performs innovative flutist-composer Allison Loggins-Hull’s evocative Homeland which explores racial injustice and the concept of belonging.…

Find out more »

Virtual Architecture Tour of Arrowhead

August 13 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Arrowhead and Berkshire Historical Society, 780 Holmes Road
Pittsfield, 01201 United States
+ Google Map
$7 – $10

Take a virtual tour of Arrowhead, with a focus on its architecture. Themes will look at how Arrowhead looked when Herman Melville and his family lived there, the changes over its 230 year history, and how the Berkshire Historical Society has worked to preserve the site where Melville wrote Moby Dick and three other novels, all of his short stories and his initial works of poetry.  

Find out more »

Virtual: Ground/Work Roundtable Discussion

August 13 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Clark Art Institute, 225 South Street
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
+ Google Map

With installation of the Clark’s first outdoor exhibition underway, Ground/work guest curators Molly Epstein and Abigail Ross Goodman join a roundtable conversation with Hardymon Director Olivier Meslay about the exhibition and how it will unfold across the Clark’s 140-acre campus. The conversation will be moderated by Associate Curator of Contemporary Projects Robert Wiesenberger.

Find out more »

Tanglewood Learning Institute ShopTalks: Mark Volpe

August 13 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

Mark Volpe

Find out more »

Takeover Thursday: Kutsher’s Sports Academy

August 13 @ 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Kutsher’s Sports Academy, 109 Lake Buel Road
Great Barrington, MA 01230 United States
+ Google Map

Hillary from Kutsher's Sports Academy is excited to give you a virtual tour of their beautiful summer camp. With unsurpassed instruction, facilities, and individualized programs, Kutsher's Sports Academy is the perfect blend of professional sports instruction and play in a traditional camp setting. While this was not a typical summer for the team at KSA, they are already preparing for an epic summer in 2021. Kutsher's Sports Academy offers overnight and day camp sessions. Tune in on August 13th for the full…

Find out more »

Summer Author Series: Kathryn Aalto, Writing Wild

August 13 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
$10 – $15

Enjoy a lecture and Q&A session with author Kathryn Aalto, whose new book, Writing Wild (available for purchase in our online shop), examines the pioneering and imaginative women who dared to do the unimaginable: to pick up a pen and write under their own names; to record their protests, poetry and prose; and to change history. Learn about the 25 women, historical and living, whose influential nature-writing has deepened our connection to and understanding of the natural world. These inspiring scholars,…

Find out more »
+ Export Events