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Feb
14
Thu
OLLI | God of the Philosphers: Pro & Con
Feb 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
OLLI | God of the Philosphers: Pro & Con

Is there a supreme being? Explore the philosophical debate on the existence of God. Moderated by Dr. William Cameron.

This program takes place Thursdays, January 17 through February 28, with no class February 21.

Learn More and Register at OLLI

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) presents classes on topics from science to music at the Berkshire Museum this winter. Click here to view a complete listing of OLLI sessions offered at the Museum this winter.

$15 per session. OLLI and Museum members $10 per session. Pre-registration not required; drop-ins welcome.

Hannah Arendt: For the Love of the World
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Hannah Arendt: For the Love of the World

Delve into the life of Hannah Arendt, a refugee from WWII Germany who questioned what it meant to be a woman, a Jew, a stateless person, or a citizen. Presented by Dr. Katherine Kidd.

This program takes place Thursdays, January 17 through February 14.

Learn More and Register at OLLI

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) presents classes on topics from science to music at the Berkshire Museum this winter. Click here to view a complete listing of OLLI sessions offered at the Museum this winter.

$15 per session. OLLI and Museum members $10 per session. Pre-registration not required; drop-ins welcome.

Feb
15
Fri
OLLI | Science Conversations
Feb 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
OLLI | Science Conversations

Discuss the latest science research and discoveries as they are published in publications such as The New York Times “Science Times.” Moderated by Anthony Segal, M.D. and Peter Bluhm, J.D.

This program takes place Fridays, January 18 through February 15.

Learn More and Register at OLLI

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) presents classes on topics from science to music at the Berkshire Museum this winter. Click here to view a complete listing of OLLI sessions offered at the Museum this winter.

$15 per session. OLLI and Museum members $10 per session. Pre-registration not required; drop-ins welcome.

OLLI | Advances in Medicine
Feb 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
OLLI | Advances in Medicine

Examine the latest medical discoveries, treatments, and research with four local doctors. Presented by 1/18 Dr. Steven Will; 1/25 Dr. Joseph Emrich; 2/1 Dr. Marjorie Safran; 2/8, and 2/15 Dr. Mark C. Pettus.

This program takes place Fridays, January 18 through February 15.

Learn More and Register at OLLI

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) presents classes on topics from science to music at the Berkshire Museum this winter. Click here to view a complete listing of OLLI sessions offered at the Museum this winter.

$15 per session. OLLI and Museum members $10 per session. Pre-registration not required; drop-ins welcome.

OLLI | Tchaikovsky: He Held the Key
Feb 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
OLLI | Tchaikovsky: He Held the Key

Explore the life of composer Pyotr Tchaikovsky and his influence on classical and contemporary music. Presented by Ken Stark.

This program takes place Fridays, January 18 through February 15.

Learn More and Register at OLLI

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) presents classes on topics from science to music at the Berkshire Museum this winter. Click here to view a complete listing of OLLI sessions offered at the Museum this winter.

$15 per session. OLLI and Museum members $10 per session. Pre-registration not required; drop-ins welcome.

Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action

For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on February 8. With all three categories offered – Animation, 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 world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.

More details coming soon!

$7.50, $5 for Museum members

Feb
16
Sat
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action

For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on February 8. With all three categories offered – Animation, 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 world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.

More details coming soon!

$7.50, $5 for Museum members

da Vinci After Hours
Feb 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us in the evening hours to explore Leonardo’s imaginative Renaissance inventions, from his flying machine to a wooden battle tank, and even an early robot! This after-hours adventure lends an exciting twist to this fascinating exhibition.

$5, Museum members $3. Children ages 3 and under free.

Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action

For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on February 8. With all three categories offered – Animation, 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 world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.

More details coming soon!

$7.50, $5 for Museum members

Feb
17
Sun
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Live Action

For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on February 8. With all three categories offered – Animation, 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 world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.

More details coming soon!

$7.50, $5 for Museum members

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
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