OLLI: Distinguished Speaker Series: James E. Mahon
3:00 pm
James E. Mahon, Jr.: A New Mexico? The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) Distinguished Speaker Series features talks with Berkshire-based cultural leaders and influencers. The landslide victory of Andrés Manuel López Obrador in July 2018 promised a new beginning—but the new president faces entrenched interests and difficult problems, including a few he has made for[...]
PechaKucha Night #25: Memories and Misconceptions
7:00 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[...]
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
WeeMuse Adventures
11:00 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.
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mike Wallace Is Here
7:00 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[...]