By BM Admin|2015-02-27T11:27:17+00:00February 27th, 2015|
Inventing happens when someone sees a need and tries to find a way to solve it. In this post, Spark!Lab Host Hannah Sherman introduces us to two inventors from the 19th Century whose creations have […]
By BM Admin|2015-01-02T14:56:13+00:00January 2nd, 2015|
With the Spark!Lab, our WeeMuse Parent/Child STEM program, science-based after-school programs, summer camps and more our Education and Interpretation team has worked hard to create a variety of STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) opportunities […]
By BM Admin|2014-11-03T10:55:07+00:00November 3rd, 2014|
Today’s post comes from Laurie M. Werner, Director of Advancement for the Berkshire Museum. Laurie has nearly 20 years’ experience in management and development for nonprofit cultural institutions, and holds a Ph. D. in Economics.
By BM Admin|2014-09-22T11:59:00+00:00September 22nd, 2014|
The 2015 Berkshire Awards are fast approaching and we’re looking for a creative local videographer to help us honor the new set of recipients. Please see below for the RFP or click here for a printable […]
By BM Admin|2014-09-22T09:48:16+00:00September 22nd, 2014|
Berkshire Museum Executive Director Van Shields shares his thoughts on why we need the Berkshire Awards. We are accepting nominations for the 2015 Berkshire Award through September 30. Guidelines and instructions can be found here.
By BM Admin|2014-08-28T14:50:03+00:00August 28th, 2014|
In October 2014, the Berkshire Museum will open Spark!Lab, an educational, interactive work space developed at the Smithsonian Institution by the Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation at the National Museum of […]
By BM Admin|2014-08-15T10:00:08+00:00August 5th, 2014|
You may have noticed that here at the Berkshire Museum we’re big into reading! This summer we’ve been working with Pittsfield Promise Literacy Campaign on Word of the Day and Book of the Week, which we […]
By BM Admin|2014-06-30T11:50:04+00:00June 23rd, 2014|
If you visit our new Butterfly Pavilion you might run into Amanda Le Barron, a biology student at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA), and one of our Butterfly Pavilion hosts. We sat down with […]