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Feb
16
Sat
Ten Days of Play 2019
Feb 16 – Feb 24 all-day
Ten Days of Play 2019

Kids will play, create, improvise, and learn when Ten Days of Play returns for its seventh year. This innovative opportunity for child-directed play is available daily from 11 am to 3 pm and Sunday noon to 3 pm.

 

The Ten Days of Play festival will take place throughout the Museum. The Crane Room will be filled with an exciting assortment of modular building toys: kids will enjoy a generous LEGO® station, explore color and gravity at the Tegu magnetic block station, stack structures with Bilderhoos, and innovate with the big blue blocks of the Imagination Playground. Ten Days of Play will also feature interactive activities for early learners, daily aquarium programs, and the popular Tinker Lab.

Included with regular Museum admission.

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10 Days of Play is part of Pittsfield’s annual 10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival.

Feb
20
Wed
Sing-a-long with Nappy’s Puppets
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sing-a-long with Nappy's Puppets

Sing along with Nappy’s Puppets as a creative cast of shadow puppets performs classic songs, including Little Bunny Foo Foo and Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed. Nappy’s Sing-a-long utilizes the ancient art of shadow puppetry in a new and innovative way. With silly songs and handcrafted shadow puppets, Sing-a-long is sure to delight young and old.

$15 adult, $8 child (includes admission to Museum); Museum members $5 adult, $3 child. Children 3 and under free. To purchase tickets in advance, please call 413-443-7171 ext. 360.

Sing-a-long with Nappy’s Puppets
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sing-a-long with Nappy's Puppets

Sing along with Nappy’s Puppets as a creative cast of shadow puppets performs classic songs, including Little Bunny Foo Foo and Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed. Nappy’s Sing-a-long utilizes the ancient art of shadow puppetry in a new and innovative way. With silly songs and handcrafted shadow puppets, Sing-a-long is sure to delight young and old.

$15 adult, $8 child (includes admission to Museum); Museum members $5 adult, $3 child. Children 3 and under free. 

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Designing with da Vinci
Feb 20 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Designing with da Vinci

Can you design machines like Da Vinci? Using design thinking strategies, create and test contraptions based on the four elements – earth, fire, wind, and water. Daily drop-in workshops will change every day during Ten Days of Play.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Early Instruments with the Berkshire Music School
Feb 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Early Instruments with the Berkshire Music School

See, play, and hear a variety of musical instruments such as the ukulele and violin with the Berkshire Music School.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Feb
21
Thu
Sing-a-long with Nappy’s Puppets
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sing-a-long with Nappy's Puppets

Sing along with Nappy’s Puppets as a creative cast of shadow puppets performs classic songs, including Little Bunny Foo Foo and Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed. Nappy’s Sing-a-long utilizes the ancient art of shadow puppetry in a new and innovative way. With silly songs and handcrafted shadow puppets, Sing-a-long is sure to delight young and old.

$15 adult, $8 child (includes admission to Museum); Museum members $5 adult, $3 child. Children 3 and under free. 

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Designing with da Vinci
Feb 21 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Designing with da Vinci

Can you design machines like Da Vinci? Using design thinking strategies, create and test contraptions based on the four elements – earth, fire, wind, and water. Daily drop-in workshops will change every day during Ten Days of Play.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Sing-a-long with Nappy’s Puppets
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Sing-a-long with Nappy's Puppets

Sing along with Nappy’s Puppets as a creative cast of shadow puppets performs classic songs, including Little Bunny Foo Foo and Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed. Nappy’s Sing-a-long utilizes the ancient art of shadow puppetry in a new and innovative way. With silly songs and handcrafted shadow puppets, Sing-a-long is sure to delight young and old.

$15 adult, $8 child (includes admission to Museum); Museum members $5 adult, $3 child. Children 3 and under free. 

 

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Feb
22
Fri
Berkshire Children’s Theater Presents Peter Rabbit and the Bunny Hop
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Berkshire Children’s Theater Presents Peter Rabbit and the Bunny Hop

The talented young performers of Berkshire Children’s Theater return to the Museum to perform their original musical version of the classic story Peter Rabbit under the direction of Kara Demler.

$15 adult, $8 child; Museum members $5 adult, $3 child; children ages 3 and under free. Ticket includes Museum admission. To purchase tickets in advance, please call 413-443-7171 ext. 360.

Designing with da Vinci
Feb 22 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Designing with da Vinci

Can you design machines like Da Vinci? Using design thinking strategies, create and test contraptions based on the four elements – earth, fire, wind, and water. Daily drop-in workshops will change every day during Ten Days of Play.

Included with regular Museum admission.

Hours & Admission

Monday - Saturday, 10 - 5pm
Sunday, noon to 5pm

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day

Admission
$13 adult; $6 child (under 18)
Museum members & children 3 and under get in for free

Little Cinema
$7.50, $5 members

Contact

413.443.7171
info@berkshiremuseum.org

39 South Street (Route 7)
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Map and Directions

Accessibility
Berkshire Museum is Handicap Accessible