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Spring Book Sale: March 8, 9 & 10

The Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum Spring book sale is scheduled for Thursday, March 8 (4 – 8 pm); Friday, March 9 (10 am – 4 pm); and Saturday, March 10 (10 am – 4 pm). Thursday hours are reserved … Continue reading

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Income Tax Wednesday’s: Free Tax Preparation at the Library by appointment only!

The Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s Public Library is pleased to announce we have partnered with Berkshire Community Action Council (BCAC) to offer free Federal and State tax preparation services on Wednesday’s from 1-3 p.m. To qualify for VITA’s free tax preparation services, your household income must … Continue reading

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What does Peace look like?

  IS183 Art School of the Berkshires proudly presents — I Colori Per La Pace: An exhibit of over 500 Berkshire County K-5th grade artists about PEACE. This exhibition will be on display at The Berkshire Athenaeum from February 15 … Continue reading

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Overdose Management & Narcan Training

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, April 6, 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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