11:00 am Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World
Drop-In Gallery Program: Exploring Our World
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Explore everything from the solar system to the environment to human history with hands-on activities and demos including star wheels, compasses, and climate change models. Each activity is designed to activate objects from the Berkshire Museum’s permanent collection, bringing our current exhibitions to life. Included with regular Museum admission.
1:00 pm Designing with da Vinci
Designing with da Vinci
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Test your engineering ingenuity as you experiment with simple machines based on Leonardo’s inventions. Fly airplanes, use a stamp press, build a catapult, design and test parachutes, and create floating tinfoil boats. Included with regular Museum admission.
7:00 pm PechaKucha Night #25: Memories and Misconceptions
PechaKucha Night #25: Memories and Misconceptions
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
First held by architects in Japan, PechaKucha nights at Berkshire Museum feature a series of lightning-fast presentations by your friends and neighbors, each composed of 20 slides for 20 seconds each. Enjoy light refreshments and a cash bar in the galleries as you connect with members of the community who share your interests.What do memories[...]