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September is National Library Card Sign Up Month!

This September, the Berkshire Athenaeum is pleased to be joining with¬†Downtown Pittsfield¬†and libraries across the country for National Library Card Sign-up Month! This month, we are encouraging everyone in our community to obtain a free library card that will save … Continue reading

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Digital Bookmobile visits for Third Thursday, August 16, 3-8 pm

August Third Thursday will be bookier and geekier when the Athenaeum hosts The Overdrive Digital Bookmobile, a bright blue 74-foot, 18-wheel tractor-trailer high-tech update of the traditional bookmobile. This Virtual Library houses personal computers, eReaders, mp3 players and other portable … Continue reading

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A North Pole Circus

The Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum collaborated with a committee of Athenaeum staff, led by Annemarie Leone, in decorating a tree for this year’s Festival of Trees. In accord with this year’s theme of Under the Big Top, the Athenaeum … Continue reading

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