Category Archives: Special Exhibit

Not your usual date…

Are you in the mood for a spring fling? Why not go out on a “blind date” with a book? Taking a book out for a “blind date” is a great way to “meet” new titles, authors, and even genres … Continue reading

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O’Hara exhibit chronicles Donkey Pilgrimmage

Local Author and 2012 John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Award Winner Kevin O’Hara kindly shares some of his collection with library patrons in a display available for viewing¬†through the end of November. on the Athenaeum’s Main Floor. The collection includes photos … Continue reading

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Tribute to St Luke’s Nursing School & its graduates: Library Display for October

We are proud to host a display honoring graduates of St Luke’s Nursing School, anticipating its 100th anniversary in just a few years.¬† Lucille Horton, Class of ’52, created uniforms, modeled by 15-inch dolls, complete with accompanying caps accurate for … Continue reading

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Library of Congress Traveling Exhibit Rolls into Pittsfield for Third Thursday

A special Library of Congress traveling exhibition – mounted in a customized 18-wheel truck – will visit Downtown Pittsfield on Thursday, August 18 – Saturday, August 20. The free public exhibit, which will open for August Third Thursday, is housed … Continue reading

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