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Diane Edgecomb: Tuesday, August 9, 1 pm

Bring the kids on Tuesday, August 9, at 1 pm, when Diane Edgecomb presents Native American Nature Tales. Groups are welcome. No registration required. Special programs last 45 – 60 minutes and are suggested for children ages 5 & up. … Continue reading

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Puppets!

Over 120 kids joining us this afternoon  for a lively performance of Aesop’s Fables  by the Len Gerwick Puppets. Sponsored by the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.  

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Ray B & Me, A Storytelling Performance:Thursday, April 14, 6pm

Don’t come expecting a lecture! Building on the work of Ray Bradbury, storyteller Darlene White delivers a lively evening of entertaining stories that pay homage to Bradbury’s remarkable clarity and prolific zest. “Ray B. and Me,” celebrates the art of … Continue reading

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October Events sponsored by the Friends

From Jazz (by the Brazilian Jazz Trio) to a local author reading (Emilie Piper from her new biography of Elizabeth Freeman) to a one-woman historically authentic performance (the tragedy of the Titanic through the eys of Mrs Thomas Andrews) — … Continue reading

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Birds!

Kids soared as Eagles, stalked like Herons, and swam like Puffins in this wonderful children’s program held during school vacation week in the Athenaeum Auditorium. Wearing Henry Lappen‘s whimsical, wonderful masks, kids learned many facts about the birds they see: … Continue reading

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