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Disability Information Expo: Thursday, June 7, 5 – 8pm

The Community Expo provides a safe, welcoming space for patrons to interact with organizations that provide direct services to our community.  The June Expo is co-sponsored by the Berkshire Benevolent Association for the Blind and the Berkshire Athenaeum. Light refreshments  … Continue reading

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New Book alerts come to you mailbox!

The Berkshire Athenaeum is excited to offer patrons free “Wowbrary” email alerts that showcase the library’s newest items each week. The alerts feature the latest bestsellers, movies, music CDs, audio books, children’s titles, cookbooks, mysteries, travel guides, health books, science fiction, … Continue reading

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New Museum Pass: Springfield’s Forest Park Zoo

  We are pleased to announce an addition to the Berkshire Athenaeum’s  collection of Museum Passes. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum,  a pass to  The Zoo at Forest Park in Springfield is now available. This new pass … Continue reading

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Family Scavenger Hunt: Saturday, April 14, 10:30 – 3:30

The fun and hunt for prizes starts in the Children’s Library and will continue throughout the Library! Registration is required due to staggered start times. Please call (413 499-9480 ext 203) or stop by the Children’s Library to register. Children … Continue reading

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Speed Repping: Time to talk to your representives

In honor of National Library Week, the Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s Public Library, invites you to our inaugural “Speed Repping” event on Friday, April 13th, from 2PM-4PM. What is Speed Repping? Much like speed dating, Speed Repping provides community members three … Continue reading

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Overdose Management & Narcan Training: Friday, April 6, 10 – 12

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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Cinema of Law returns for March: Film, History, Politics, Drama 

The Cinema of Law film series is back with  screenings in the Berkshire Athenaeum auditorium each Tuesday evening in March at 6 pm. Presentations are co-sponsored by the Berkshire Bar, the Berkshire Law Library and the Friends of the Berkshire … Continue reading

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