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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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Family Scavenger Hunt: Saturday, March 17, 10:30a – 3:30p

Join the Family Scavenger Hunt this St. Patrick’s Day! 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 … Continue reading

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Family Movie Night: Wonder

  Join us at 6 pm on Wednesday, March 14, for a screening of Wonder. Based on R J Palacio’s  best selling novel of the same name, Wonder tells the story of ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme … Continue reading

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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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