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OLLI: Ancient Writing Systems 1:00 pm
OLLI: Ancient Writing Systems
Feb 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College presents a course for adult learners at the Berkshire Museum. Pre-registration is not required. Drop-ins welcome. Written language was independently invented in four separate geographic regions and time periods: Mesopotamian cuneiform, Egyptian hieroglyphs, Mayan glyphs, and Chinese logosyllabics. We’ll explore the invention, evolution, rediscovery, and decipherment of[...]
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OLLI: Science Conversations 10:00 am
OLLI: Science Conversations
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs) 11:00 am
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs)
Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo - 3yrs)
Little ones can explore the Aquarium and three Museum galleries! Each week features songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Check our weekly e-news for each week’s theme. This program is geared towards children 18 months to 3 years. Older and younger siblings are always welcome! WeeMuse programs are generously sponsored by the Berkshire Bank[...]
OLLI: Advances in Medicine 12:30 pm
OLLI: Advances in Medicine
Feb 3 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
OLLI: Understanding Visual Perceptual Phenomena 2:30 pm
OLLI: Understanding Visual Perceptual Phenomena
Feb 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
Alone in Berlin 7:00 pm
Alone in Berlin
Feb 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Alone in Berlin
When working class couple Otto and Anna Quangel receive the news that their only son has lost his life in the battlefield, they secretly decide to resist the Nazi regime in their very own way. R, 1 hr. 43 min., 2016
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WeeMuse: Art Lab 11:00 am
WeeMuse: Art Lab
Feb 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
WeeMuse: Art Lab
Art Lab features activities that create art with a Kitchen Ka-Boom science approach, offering kids the chance to learn and explore. Is it the science of art or is it the art of science? Try both at Art Lab!   WeeMuse programs are generously sponsored by the Berkshire Bank Foundation.
Chow Time 12:30 pm
Chow Time
Feb 4 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Chow Time
Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!
Alone in Berlin 7:00 pm
Alone in Berlin
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Alone in Berlin
When working class couple Otto and Anna Quangel receive the news that their only son has lost his life in the battlefield, they secretly decide to resist the Nazi regime in their very own way. R, 1 hr. 43 min., 2016
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Alone in Berlin 7:00 pm
Alone in Berlin
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Alone in Berlin
When working class couple Otto and Anna Quangel receive the news that their only son has lost his life in the battlefield, they secretly decide to resist the Nazi regime in their very own way. R, 1 hr. 43 min., 2016
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Alone in Berlin 1:30 pm
Alone in Berlin
Feb 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:15 pm
Alone in Berlin
When working class couple Otto and Anna Quangel receive the news that their only son has lost his life in the battlefield, they secretly decide to resist the Nazi regime in their very own way. R, 1 hr. 43 min., 2016
Alone in Berlin 7:00 pm
Alone in Berlin
Feb 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Alone in Berlin
When working class couple Otto and Anna Quangel receive the news that their only son has lost his life in the battlefield, they secretly decide to resist the Nazi regime in their very own way. R, 1 hr. 43 min., 2016
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WeeMuse: Littlest Learners 10:30 am
WeeMuse: Littlest Learners
Feb 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse: Littlest Learners
Berkshire Museum is proud to present a program for little ones ages 6-18 months and their caregivers. Come explore the world through your babies’ eyes! Positive verbal and physical interactions are a key element in their healthy growth and development. Together we will read stories, sing songs, learn sign language, and stretch our bodies and[...]
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WeeMuse: Parent/Child STEM Session 10:30 am
WeeMuse: Parent/Child STEM Session
Feb 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse: Parent/Child STEM Session
Join us for STEM as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. This program is designed for children ages 2 to 4 and their caregivers to teach concepts at a level where sensory and exploration rule their world. Older and younger siblings are always welcome to join in. Please contact Jesseca Williamson to make your[...]
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Feb 9 all-day
The Berkshire Museum will be closed all day on Thursday, February 9, 2017 due to dangerous snow conditions. We apologize for any inconvenience.   The Museum is expected to reopen Friday, February 10 at 10 am.
OLLI: Ancient Writing Systems 1:00 pm
OLLI: Ancient Writing Systems
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College presents a course for adult learners at the Berkshire Museum. Pre-registration is not required. Drop-ins welcome. Written language was independently invented in four separate geographic regions and time periods: Mesopotamian cuneiform, Egyptian hieroglyphs, Mayan glyphs, and Chinese logosyllabics. We’ll explore the invention, evolution, rediscovery, and decipherment of[...]
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OLLI: Science Conversations 10:00 am
OLLI: Science Conversations
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs) 11:00 am
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs)
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo - 3yrs)
Little ones can explore the Aquarium and three Museum galleries! Each week features songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Check our weekly e-news for each week’s theme. This program is geared towards children 18 months to 3 years. Older and younger siblings are always welcome! WeeMuse programs are generously sponsored by the Berkshire Bank[...]
OLLI: Advances in Medicine 12:30 pm
OLLI: Advances in Medicine
Feb 10 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
OLLI: Understanding Visual Perceptual Phenomena 2:30 pm
OLLI: Understanding Visual Perceptual Phenomena
Feb 10 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 10th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the[...]
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Chow Time 12:30 pm
Chow Time
Feb 11 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Chow Time
Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 10th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the[...]
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Feb 12 all-day
The Berkshire Museum will be closed all day on Sunday, February 12, 2017, due to the incoming snowstorm. We apologize for any inconvenience. The Sunday evening Little Cinema screening is cancelled. The Museum is expected to reopen Monday, February 13, at 10 am.
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 10th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the[...]
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Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary 1:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
Feb 13 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 10th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the[...]
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 10th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the[...]
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WeeMuse: Littlest Learners 10:30 am
WeeMuse: Littlest Learners
Feb 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse: Littlest Learners
Berkshire Museum is proud to present a program for little ones ages 6-18 months and their caregivers. Come explore the world through your babies’ eyes! Positive verbal and physical interactions are a key element in their healthy growth and development. Together we will read stories, sing songs, learn sign language, and stretch our bodies and[...]
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The Seventh Annual Science and Innovation Fair 10:00 am
The Seventh Annual Science and Innovation Fair
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Students from Pittsfield Public High Schools showcase more than 80 projects that demonstrate skills and concepts across a range of engineering and science disciplines. Free and open to the community courtesy of SABIC. Snow date: Thursday, February 16
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OLLI: Ancient Writing Systems 1:00 pm
OLLI: Ancient Writing Systems
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College presents a course for adult learners at the Berkshire Museum. Pre-registration is not required. Drop-ins welcome. Written language was independently invented in four separate geographic regions and time periods: Mesopotamian cuneiform, Egyptian hieroglyphs, Mayan glyphs, and Chinese logosyllabics. We’ll explore the invention, evolution, rediscovery, and decipherment of[...]
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OLLI: Science Conversations 10:00 am
OLLI: Science Conversations
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
Ten Days of Play 11:00 am
Ten Days of Play
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs) 11:00 am
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs)
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo - 3yrs)
Little ones can explore the Aquarium and three Museum galleries! Each week features songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Check our weekly e-news for each week’s theme. This program is geared towards children 18 months to 3 years. Older and younger siblings are always welcome! WeeMuse programs are generously sponsored by the Berkshire Bank[...]
OLLI: Advances in Medicine 12:30 pm
OLLI: Advances in Medicine
Feb 17 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
OLLI: Understanding Visual Perceptual Phenomena 2:30 pm
OLLI: Understanding Visual Perceptual Phenomena
Feb 17 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) is back at the Berkshire Museum with three science courses. Join OLLI and the Museum to engage in discussions based on New York Times’ “Science Tuesdays.” 10:00 to 11:30 am: Science Conversations 12:30 to 2:00 pm: Advances in Medicine 2:30 to 4:00 pm: A Picture is Worth More Than a[...]
Curiosity Incubator Opening Celebration 5:30 pm
Curiosity Incubator Opening Celebration
Feb 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Curiosity Incubator Opening Celebration
Preview the brand-new Curiosity Incubator with the Museum’s Experience Team and be among the first to try the exciting new interactive stations. Free and open to the public as part of our Ten Days of Play Free Community Night.
Ten Days of Play Free Community Night 5:30 pm
Ten Days of Play Free Community Night
Feb 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Ten Days of Play Free Community Night
Join us for the kickoff celebration of Ten Days of Play. Families are invited to explore our exhibitions and this year’s engaging, child-directed Ten Days of Play activities free of charge. Free and open to the community. Generously sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union.
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
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Ten Days of Play 11:00 am
Ten Days of Play
Feb 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
Chow Time 12:30 pm
Chow Time
Feb 18 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Chow Time
Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
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Ten Days of Play 12:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
Feb 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
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Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire 11:00 am
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Berkshire Theatre Group – BTG PLAYS! Presents: Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire Adapted from the book by Ty Allan Jackson Play by  E. Gray Simons III Directed by Travis G Daly Danny Dollar is just your average neighborhood kid! A good student Monday through Friday, basketball with friends on Saturday, and church with the family on[...]
Ten Days of Play 11:00 am
Ten Days of Play
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation 1:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
Feb 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Animation
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
WordXWord/10 New Voices 7:00 pm
WordXWord/10 New Voices
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
WordXWord introduces 10 fresh, brave new voices in a fast paced program of poetry/spoken word in collaboration with guest curators Doni Smith, Jadesola James, and Sage – all three of whom are strong voices in their own right. May contain content appropriate for mature audiences. Free and open to the public
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WeeMuse: Littlest Learners 10:30 am
WeeMuse: Littlest Learners
Feb 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse: Littlest Learners
Berkshire Museum is proud to present a program for little ones ages 6-18 months and their caregivers. Come explore the world through your babies’ eyes! Positive verbal and physical interactions are a key element in their healthy growth and development. Together we will read stories, sing songs, learn sign language, and stretch our bodies and[...]
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire 11:00 am
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Berkshire Theatre Group – BTG PLAYS! Presents: Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire Adapted from the book by Ty Allan Jackson Play by  E. Gray Simons III Directed by Travis G Daly Danny Dollar is just your average neighborhood kid! A good student Monday through Friday, basketball with friends on Saturday, and church with the family on[...]
Ten Days of Play 11:00 am
Ten Days of Play
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
Records and Burpee Zoo Show 1:00 pm
Records and Burpee Zoo Show
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Records and Burpee Zoo Show
The Zoo Show is coming back to Berkshire Museum! Meet seven live animals from the Records and Burpee Zoo and learn about their adaptations, how they survive in the wild, and the consequences of keeping wild animals as pets. $15 adult, $8 child; Museum members $5 adult, $3 child. Children 3 and under free. To[...]
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WeeMuse: Parent/Child STEM Session 10:30 am
WeeMuse: Parent/Child STEM Session
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse: Parent/Child STEM Session
Join us for STEM as we explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. This program is designed for children ages 2 to 4 and their caregivers to teach concepts at a level where sensory and exploration rule their world. Older and younger siblings are always welcome to join in. Please contact Jesseca Williamson to make your[...]
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire 11:00 am
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Berkshire Theatre Group – BTG PLAYS! Presents: Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire Adapted from the book by Ty Allan Jackson Play by  E. Gray Simons III Directed by Travis G Daly Danny Dollar is just your average neighborhood kid! A good student Monday through Friday, basketball with friends on Saturday, and church with the family on[...]
Ten Days of Play 11:00 am
Ten Days of Play
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
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Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire 11:00 am
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Berkshire Theatre Group – BTG PLAYS! Presents: Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire Adapted from the book by Ty Allan Jackson Play by  E. Gray Simons III Directed by Travis G Daly Danny Dollar is just your average neighborhood kid! A good student Monday through Friday, basketball with friends on Saturday, and church with the family on[...]
Ten Days of Play 11:00 am
Ten Days of Play
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
Instrument Petting Zoo with the Berkshire Music School 2:00 pm
Instrument Petting Zoo with the Berkshire Music School
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Have you always wondered what playing a certain instrument would be like? Come join the Berkshire Music School and their Instrument Petting Zoo at the Museum! You will be able to see, play, and listen to the instruments you’ve always been curious about. Included with regular Museum admission.
10×10 Real Art Party 5:30 pm
10×10 Real Art Party
Feb 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
10x10 Real Art Party
Purchase an Art Tix and win the chance to bid on your own 10”x10” piece of the festival to take home! Local artists, working in a variety of mediums, have donated their pieces to be auctioned off in this fun and exciting art lottery. Proceeds benefit Berkshire art students through BAA field trip awards and[...]
PechaKucha Night #16: The Berkshire Arts 8:00 pm
PechaKucha Night #16: The Berkshire Arts
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
PechaKucha Night #16: The Berkshire Arts
Kick back in the galleries with light refreshments and a cash bar, and enjoy a series of lightning-fast presentations: 20 slides, 20 seconds each. This time, the night is all about the local arts! Are you a local artist who wants to share your work? Do you have a list of local public art that[...]
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Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire 11:00 am
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Berkshire Theatre Group – BTG PLAYS! Presents: Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire Adapted from the book by Ty Allan Jackson Play by  E. Gray Simons III Directed by Travis G Daly Danny Dollar is just your average neighborhood kid! A good student Monday through Friday, basketball with friends on Saturday, and church with the family on[...]
Ten Days of Play 11:00 am
Ten Days of Play
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs) 11:00 am
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo – 3yrs)
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse Adventures (Ages 18mo - 3yrs)
Little ones can explore the Aquarium and three Museum galleries! Each week features songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Check our weekly e-news for each week’s theme. This program is geared towards children 18 months to 3 years. Older and younger siblings are always welcome! WeeMuse programs are generously sponsored by the Berkshire Bank[...]
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
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Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire 11:00 am
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire
Berkshire Theatre Group – BTG PLAYS! Presents: Danny Dollar Millionaire Extraordinaire Adapted from the book by Ty Allan Jackson Play by  E. Gray Simons III Directed by Travis G Daly Danny Dollar is just your average neighborhood kid! A good student Monday through Friday, basketball with friends on Saturday, and church with the family on[...]
Kitchen Ka-Boom! 11:00 am
Kitchen Ka-Boom!
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kitchen Ka-Boom!
Join us for some science fun and experiments. All experiments are kid safe and can be recreated using items found in almost any kitchen. Each session will feature different experiments. Seating is limited, so reservations are requested: call 413.443.7171 ext. 360. Unclaimed reservations will be released 5 minutes before the start of the lecture and[...]
Ten Days of Play 11:00 am
Ten Days of Play
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
Creative Play with Jacob’s Pillow 11:30 am
Creative Play with Jacob’s Pillow
Feb 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Creative Play with Jacob's Pillow
Come ready to activate your imagination! Families and children are welcome to play with Jacob’s Pillow Dance as we explore and dance through the Ten Days of Play activities. Part of Berkshire Museum’s Ten Days of Play during the 10×10 Arts Festival. Included with regular Museum admission.
Chow Time 12:30 pm
Chow Time
Feb 25 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Chow Time
Help prepare enticing feasts for the turtles, fish, chameleon, and even the blue-tongue skink in the Aquarium!
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
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Ten Days of Play 12:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ten Days of Play
Ten Days of Play (TDOP) is back for its fifth year! To meet demand, this extremely popular ten-day play festival is expanding throughout the entire Museum. The Crane Room will once again be transformed into a child-directed play zone. New experiences will include an early childhood center in LAB 102, dramatic forest play in Berkshire[...]
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
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Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action 1:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 27 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action 7:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the[...]
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WeeMuse: Littlest Learners 10:30 am
WeeMuse: Littlest Learners
Feb 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse: Littlest Learners
Berkshire Museum is proud to present a program for little ones ages 6-18 months and their caregivers. Come explore the world through your babies’ eyes! Positive verbal and physical interactions are a key element in their healthy growth and development. Together we will read stories, sing songs, learn sign language, and stretch our bodies and[...]