Bits & Bytes: Clinton Church meeting; Berkshire Human Rights Speaker Series; caregiver seminar; authors sought for book festival; Berkshire South Swim-A-Thon

To date, Clinton Church Restoration has raised just over half of the $100,000 needed to purchase the building and cover initial operating costs. The organization is under contract to purchase the decommissioned church with a deadline of Friday, March 31, to complete the transaction.

Bits & Bytes: Berkshire Botanical Garden Harvest Festival; ‘Earth Dialogue;’ GB Cultural Council applications; ‘The 39 Steps;’ Newsboy monument rededication; Berkshire Human Rights Speaker Series

The rededication event will celebrate the recent conservation treatment that restored the physical and historical integrity of Great Barrington’s Newsboy Statue and will include a public viewing of the monument and working fountain.