10:00 am Free Fun Friday
Free Fun Friday
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
For the eleventh consecutive year, the Highland Street Foundation’s “Free Fun Fridays”, a summer program that provides no cost admission to many of the treasured cultural Institutions throughout Massachusetts, will take place at the Berkshire Museum on Friday, August 23, 2019. For 10 weeks, an assortment of venues, including museums, historic houses, performing arts centers[...]
11:00 am WeeMuse Adventures
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Led by a Museum educator, children 18 months to 3 years old explore the Museum with their caregivers and learn through songs, stories, scavenger hunts, play time, and more. Older and younger siblings are welcome. Included with regular Museum admission.
1:00 pm Designing with da Vinci
Designing with da Vinci
Aug 23 @ 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 Mike Wallace Is Here
Mike Wallace Is Here
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mike Wallace Is Here offers an unflinching look at the legendary reporter, who interrogated the twentieth century’s biggest figures in his over fifty years on air. Wallace had an aggressive reporting style and showmanship that redefined what America came to expect from broadcasters. Unearthing decades of never-before-seen footage from the 60 Minutes vault, this film[...]