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Overdose Management & Narcan Training: February 9, 10 am – 12 noon

The Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s Public Library, is proud to join Cathleen Vidoli from Healthy Steps in offering overdose management and Narcan administration training on Friday, February 9th, from 10AM-12PM, in the Athenaeum Room. In this training, you will learn what measures to … Continue reading

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Holiday Hours

The Berkshire Athenaeum will be open regular hours, 9 am – 5 pm, on Friday, December 22, and 10 am – 5 pm on Saturday, December 23. The library is closed on Monday, December 25, in observance of the Christmas … Continue reading

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Games to play, Games to borrow

The Berkshire Athenaeum is pleased to be offering a collection of family friendly board games. From traditional favorites like Candyland and Monopoly to brainteasers like Scattergories and Trivial Pursuit to the simple fun to be found in Chutes and Ladders … Continue reading

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Holiday Joy: Providing warm clothing, food, toys

The Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s Public Library, is proud to join the Berkshire Community Action Council, the Salvation Army, The Christian Center, and the Eagle Santa Fund on Monday, November 27, from 10 a.m.. to 12 p.m, for the Holiday Joy … Continue reading

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Food for Fines returns for November

  The Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s public library, will offer a modified fines amnesty from Wednesday, November 1, through Thursday, November 30. During this four-week period the library will accept nonperishable food items in lieu of paying fines for overdue books. … Continue reading

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Preschool Halloween Parade at the Library

The Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s Public Library, is pleased to host our Annual Preschool Halloween Parade on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.! Library Staff will be giving out treats (no tricks!) as kids trick-or-treat across all three floors of … Continue reading

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STEAM, Wild Things and Community at Curiosity Day 2017!

Did you think that you saw a Wild Thing walking around town last week? Don’t worry, you weren’t imagining things: That was real! Thank you to our partners from Pittsfield CFCE, Berkshire Music School, Berkshire County Head Start, and Berkshire … Continue reading

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