Free Day 2022

North Adams

Enjoy art, live music, pop-up performances, fun photos, take-home art projects, and tons more.

Siren: Composers of the Sea

North Adams

Humpback whale song explored in an immersive exhibit of visuals and sounds.

GOOD NEIGHBORS: Josh Hallmark

North Adams

Join North Adams resident and host of the True Crime Bullsh** podcast in conversation at TOURISTS.

Buxton School Open House

Williamstown

Come to Buxton campus this winter and learn why Buxton school is exactly what students need right now!

I/Out Loud: Family Concert

Williamstown

Get ready to make some noise at this interactive music event for families!

I/O Fest 2022

Williamstown

Join in a family event and/or a new music concert.

The BlackBox Ensemble

Williamstown

The New York City-based contemporary music collective performs as part of the I/O Fest!

Drawing Closer: Snow Day

Williamstown

Participate in the artistic tradition of copying earlier artworks or practice fundamentals and explore ideas.

I/O Ensemble Performance

Williamstown

The Williams College Percussion Ensemble present a free performance new music.

Into the Woods

Williamstown

Stephanie Boyd makes tiny drawings of local scenes. Come celebrate the opening of her new exhibit.

Teen Event: Apollo Escape!

Williamstown

You are aboard a shuttle on your way to resupply the International Space Station when your ship collides resulting in damage to solar panels and your ship’s oxygen system. Can… Read more »

Sunset Hike to Sunset Rock

North Adams

Take in the sunset from Sunset Rock on the Hoosac Range while sipping on hot apple cider! 

Holiday Party

North Adams

Come on down for a jolly ole afternoon with Mr. & Mrs. Claus.

Wassailing

Williamstown

Join in a brief discussion about Wassailing before singing and bringing apple cider to the neighborhood.

Paper Wreath Making for Families

Williamstown

Use collage paper, stamps, markers and glitter to create a unique and festive paper wreath!

The Fretless

Bennington

This JUNO Award winning quartet plays a live in-person concert.

Winter Semester Open House

Pittsfield

You’re invited to OLLI’s Winter Semester Open House showcasing their winter 2022 classes & instructors.

Fiber Artist Jeanne Marklin

West Stockbridge

Williamstown artist Jeanne Marklin discusses her work in fiber arts.

Wilson “Snowflake” Bentley

Bennington

Bentley’s great-grandniece, Sue Richardson, will talk about “Willie” and his photographs of snow crystals.

Hue & Cry: Opening Lecture

Williamstown

The exhibition and lecture explore the opposition to color in nineteenth-century French printmaking.

Playwriting Workshop

Williamstown

Join an in-person intergenerational playwriting workshop taking place at BCC.

Book Discussion: Women of Privilege

Williamstown

A book group discussion of Susan Gillotti’s “Women of Privilege: 100 Years of Love and Loss in a Family of the Hudson River Valley .”

Unsilent Night

Williamstown

Come create a walking symphony soundscape in Williamstown!

Eyes on the Land Book Group

Williamstown

Join in a discussion of “Bewilderment” by the Pulitzer-prize winning author, Richard Powers.

Artist Walk with Anne Thompson

Williamstown

Join local artist Anne Thompson for a walk through her outdoor exhibition, Trail Signs.

Light in the Darkness!

Williamstown

Join a livestream event of the kindling and blessing of holiday lights on the last night of Chanukah.

WILLIAMSTOWN HOLIDAY WALK

Williamstown

Holiday festivities will fill Spring Street again! Check out the schedule of fun activities…

North Adams Tree Lighting

North Adams

Gather downtown for the tree lighting, festive music, and Santa.

Transient Beauty: Artist Reception

Bennington

Meet the artists the exhibition and closed-bid auction- Transient Beauty: Responding to “Snowflake” Bentley.

Electrifying Transportation

Pittsfield

An online discussion of the complementary role of battery electric and fuel cell electric technologies.

Music Lecture: Diaspora Flows

Williamstown

Catherine M. Appert, associate professor of ethnomusicology at Cornell University, discusses hip hop in Dakar.

First Sundays Free: Printmaking!

Williamstown

Celebrate the opening of a new exhibit and learn about printmaking. Bring the whole family!

Hoosic River Community Walk

Williamstown

Join in an informative and fun family walk along the North branch of the Hoosic River in North Adams.

New Parents Gallery Talk

Williamstown

Parents, bring your pretoddlers to the Clark for a talk tailored to you!

Talks on the Hill: Hank Art

Williamstown

Join in the first of a series of monthly talks on a variety of environmental and land-use topics.

Virtual Open House

Williamstown

Come and (virtually) meet students and faculty and learn how Buxton School offers what students and families need right now.

If Beale Street Could Talk

Williamstown

Based on the novel by James Baldwin and directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Barry Jenkins.

Halloween Parade

North Bennington

Join in the 29th Annual North Bennington Halloween Parade

Halloween at The Clark

Williamstown

Go dressed as an artwork in their collection for free admission and fun activities!

The Softer Side of Celtic Music

Williamstown

Jeff Snow’s concerts are “quiet and relaxing” but sometimes he’ll break out and foot stomping begins.

Berkshire Symphony

Williamstown

Berkshire Symphony plays Haydn and Brahms for a free public concert at Chapin Hall.

Berlin Pass Trail

Williamstown

Check out the re-route and improvements on this historic trail.

Annual Davis Lecture at Williams College

Williamstown

Dr. Thema Bryant-Davis presents “Liberation Psychology: Mental Health and Wholeness for Black, Indigenous and People of Color.”

Bennington

Help celebrate the closing of the The North Bennington Outdoor Sculpture Show (NBOSS).

Hopkins Forest Fall Festival

Williamstown

Explore traditional fall and forest activities like cider pressing, shake splitting, canopy walkway, and more!

Living with Les Lalanne

Williamstown

Join an online talk to learn more about how the Lalannes and how their art has been collected.

Artist Talk: Brandon Graving

Adams

Graving’s original and innovative prints fuse macro and micro perspectives. Check out the exhibit and the talk!

Williams Chamber Players

Williamstown

Williams Chamber Players present their second concert of the season titled Opera Night.

Haunting

North Bennington

Join in a reception for the annual Halloween art exhibit!

Poet Meg Day

North Adams

Award-winning poet Meg Day speaks as part of MCLA’s Lavender Voices Lecture Series.

Artist Talk with Conrad Egyir

North Adams

Egyir serves as the inaugural artist for MCLA’s Benedetti Teaching Artist Residence.

Ground/work

Williamstown

Discover new artworks as you explore the beautiful woods and pastures outside The Clark.

Ground/work

Williamstown

Discover new artworks as you explore the beautiful woods and pastures outside The Clark.

Ground/work

Williamstown

Discover new artworks as you explore the beautiful woods and pastures outside The Clark.

Ground/work

Williamstown

Discover new artworks as you explore the beautiful woods and pastures outside The Clark.