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September 22, 2019|6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hemp

Bascom Lodge

30 Rockwell Rd., Lanesborough, Massachusetts

Presentation on the Health and Economic Benefits of Hemp with an Update on Commercial Hemp Production by Ralph Brill.

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True Conversations with Lisa Gornick

True Conversations with Lisa Gornick

August 22, 2019|4:00 pm

The Mount

Hailed by NPR as “one of the most perceptive, compassionate writers of fiction in America,” Lisa Gornick, author of The Peacock Feast, Louisa Mee... MORE

PechaKucha Night #25: Memories & Misconceptions

PechaKucha Night #25: Memories & Misconceptions

August 22, 2019|7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Berkshire Museum

First held by architects in Japan, PechaKucha nights at Berkshire Museum feature a series of lightning-fast presentations by your friends and neighbor... MORE

Tanglewood Pre-Concert Talks

Tanglewood Pre-Concert Talks

August 23, 2019, August 25, 2019

Lenox Library

Fridays at 2:30 pm, Sundays at 11:00 am in the Sedgwick Reading Room with Dr. Jeremy Yudkin, Professor of Music at Boston University FREE AND OPE... MORE

Tanglewood Learning Institute: The Big Idea - Daniel Shapiro

Tanglewood Learning Institute: The Big Idea - Daniel Shapiro

August 24, 2019|5:00 pm

Tanglewood

Explore the pursuit of peace with Daniel Shapiro, world-renowned expert on negotiation and conflict resolution, founding director of the Harvard Inter... MORE

"Girl in the Chinese Porcelain Room" Presentation by Arnold Jaffe

August 24, 2019|1:00 pm

Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives

The Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives is pleased to welcome Mr. Arnold Jaffe for a talk about the painting Girl in the Chinese Porcelain Room... MORE

Classic Literature Book Club

Classic Literature Book Club

August 24, 2019|10:00 am - 11:30 am

Mason Library

In the History Room MORE

Twilight Time: Reading with Susie Kaufman

Twilight Time: Reading with Susie Kaufman

August 24, 2019|11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Ramsdell Library

In the Art Room MORE

Jana Laiz: A Writer With  A Purpose

Jana Laiz: A Writer With A Purpose

August 24, 2019|4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sandisfield Arts Center

Jana Laiz, writer in residence at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead, will read from and talk about recent books such as Blanket of Stars and Billy Budd... MORE

"O Bubble blast, how long can’st last?”: An Unhappy Marriage in Puritan Boston

August 24, 2019|10:00 am

Tyringham Union Church

A talk by author Allegra DiBonaventura. Hear the remarkable story of the marriage of Edward and Hannah Lane in 1650s Boston.  Hannah, a wealthy heire... MORE

Wildlands and Woodlands

Wildlands and Woodlands

August 25, 2019|6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Bascom Lodge

Dr. Spencer Meyer, Sr. Conservationist from Highstead Foundation and the Harvard Forest will present the Wildlands and Woodlands vision for the future... MORE

52nd Annual Feigenbaum Memorial Foundation Lecture

52nd Annual Feigenbaum Memorial Foundation Lecture

August 25, 2019|7:30 pm

Temple Anshe Amunim

The 52nd Annual Hilda Vallin Feigenbaum Memorial Foundation Lecture will be held on Sunday, August 25, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. at Temple Anshe Amunim, 26 B... MORE

An Evening with David E. Sanger The Crossroads: America First or America Alone?

An Evening with David E. Sanger The Crossroads: America First or America Alone?

August 25, 2019|7:30 pm

Weston Playhouse

New York Times National Security Correspondent David E. Sanger returns to Weston Playhouse for a special lecture, “The Crossroads: America First or ... MORE

Bagels & Books

Bagels & Books

August 26, 2019|9:00 am - 10:00 am

Mason Library

This month's selection: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue MORE

The World According to Fannie Davis with Bridgett M. Davis

The World According to Fannie Davis with Bridgett M. Davis

August 26, 0019|4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

The Mount

In her memoir, The World According to Fannie Davis: My Mother's Life in the Detroit Numbers, Bridgett Davis pays homage to an extraordinary parent w... MORE

Book Release: Cement Dust

Book Release: Cement Dust

August 27, 2019|6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Herman Melville's Arrowhead

J. Peter Bergman celebrates the publication of his new novel, CEMENT DUST with a reading and book signing event. Books for sale in the gift shop. MORE

The World According to Fannie Davis with Bridgett M. Davis

The World According to Fannie Davis with Bridgett M. Davis

August 27, 2019|11:00 am - 12:30 pm

The Mount

In her memoir, The World According to Fannie Davis: My Mother's Life in the Detroit Numbers, Bridgett Davis pays homage to an extraordinary parent w... MORE

2019 Library Conversations — Morning Sessions

2019 Library Conversations — Morning Sessions

August 27, 2019, September 24, 2019, October 29, 2019|9:00 am - 10:00 am

The Mount

Go inside Wharton’s elegant library for lively conversation in a truly intimate setting surrounded by her expansive collection.  Each session will ... MORE

The Musical Magic of Cole Porter

The Musical Magic of Cole Porter

August 27, 2019|7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Becket Arts Center

Frank Newton, singer/storyteller and Bob Shepherd, accompanist, will lead an evening exploration of Porter's life and music, as well as a sing along o... MORE

Book Lovers’ Book Club

Book Lovers’ Book Club

August 27, 2019|5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Mason Library

This month's selection: Regeneration by Pat Barker MORE

Tea & Talk - New York Exposed: A Gilded Age Police Scandal

Tea & Talk - New York Exposed: A Gilded Age Police Scandal

August 27, 2019|4:00 pm

Ventfort Hall

Prof. Daniel Czitrom latest book New York Exposed: The Gilded Age Police Scandal That Launched the Progressive Movement reveals several key themes tha... MORE

Summer Book Club: Invisible Cities

Summer Book Club: Invisible Cities

August 28, 2019|7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Clark Art Institute

Join Clark staff and fellow book lovers for lively discussions of three novels related to our summer exhibitions. Gertrude Stein’s The Autobiography... MORE

"A Revolution of Her Own - The Story of Deborah Sampson"

August 28, 2019|7:00 pm

Claire Teague Senior Center

The Great Barrington Historical Society, The Bidwell House Museum and the Claire Teague Senior Center are co-hosting a presentation entitled "A Re... MORE

Choosing Joy with Helene Berger

Choosing Joy with Helene Berger

August 29, 2019|4:00 pm

The Mount

Join us for an evening of inspiration, as Helene Berger discusses her book Choosing Joy. Most accounts of Alzheimer’s describe a process of irrevers... MORE

Spencertown Academy Arts Center 14thAnnual Festival of Books

Spencertown Academy Arts Center 14thAnnual Festival of Books

August 30, 2019 - September 2, 2019

Spencertown Academy Arts Center

August 30 through September 2 Distinguished authors, children’s programming, and giant book sale   Spencertown, New York—Spencertown A... MORE

Poetry Reading: Pequod Poems

Poetry Reading: Pequod Poems

August 30, 2019|6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Herman Melville's Arrowhead

Poet Wilda Morris will do a reading and book signing of her recently published PEQUOD POEMS all in the voices of the ship’s many crew members. MORE

Tea & Talk - George Bisacca, His Life, His Way

Tea & Talk - George Bisacca, His Life, His Way

September 3, 2019|4:00 pm

Ventfort Hall

George Bisacca: His Life, His Way” presented by Berkshire native and reporter Steve Crowe will renew memories of Eastover Resort’s founder. The be... MORE

CATA's Annual Poetry Reading

CATA's Annual Poetry Reading

September 4, 2019|5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

The Mount

Join CATA for its 2019 Annual Poetry Reading at The Mount— a vibrant celebration of writers with disabilities! CATA's Annual Poetry Reading featu... MORE

Poetry & Fiction Series: Uzodinma Iweala

Poetry & Fiction Series: Uzodinma Iweala

September 10, 2019|7:00 pm

Bard College at Simon's Rock

The Fall 2019 Poetry & Fiction Series begins with a reading from novelist Uzodinma Iweala. Iweala is an award-winning writer, filmmaker, and a ... MORE

Tea & Talk - Life Along the Hudson: The Historic Livingston Country Estates

Tea & Talk - Life Along the Hudson: The Historic Livingston Country Estates

September 10, 2019|4:00 pm

Ventfort Hall

Leading international photographer Pieter Estersohn captures the beauty of thirty-five sublime country estates for his book Life Along the Hudson: The... MORE

The White Hart Speaker Series: Thomas Blagden Jr.

The White Hart Speaker Series: Thomas Blagden Jr.

September 12, 2019|6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The White Hart Inn

The White Hart Speaker Series is presented in collaboration with The White Hart Inn & Scoville Memorial Library RSVP Required. As one of the Wo... MORE

The Biennial as a Global Phenomenon: Brian Sholis and Caroline Jones in Conversation

The Biennial as a Global Phenomenon: Brian Sholis and Caroline Jones in Conversation

September 12, 2019|5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Clark Art Institute

In conjunction with the exhibition Art’s Biggest Stage: Collecting the Venice Biennale, 2007–2019, exhibition curator Brian Sholis and MIT art his... MORE

Homer's The Iliad and The Odyssey: A two-part seminar with Kim Maxwell

Homer's The Iliad and The Odyssey: A two-part seminar with Kim Maxwell

September 16, 2019, September 23, 2019, September 30, 2019|5:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Norfolk Library

This seminar begins the study of ancient Greek literature with a close reading of The Iliad, to be followed by a reading of The Odyssey in September. ... MORE

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