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THE STOCKWELL BROTHERS IN CONCERT
Vermont, 8 p.m.

Readsboro Arts Summer Concerts is pleased to present the contemporary bluegrass and folk music quartet The Stockwell Brothers on Saturday, July 9th at 8pm in the historic EJ Bullock Building, 7012 Main Street, Readsboro, VT. Tickets: $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Cabaret seating. Advance tickets are available by calling 802-423-5600 or concerts@readsboroarts.org.


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'WILLIAMSTOWN RING HIKE' SERIES
Williamstown, 9 a.m.
The Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation has announced plans to create a continuous "Ring Trail." As a first step, WRLF is sponsoring, as part of its 2017 series of monthly guided hikes, the first "Williamstown Ring Hike," to take place on five Saturdays this summer. Each segment of the "Ring Hike" will follow established hiking trails that lead up and over Mt. Greylock, Berlin Mountain and East Mountain. Hikes are June 17, July 1, 15 and 29, and Aug. 19. For meeting places, go online or call 413-458-2494. 


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CABARET TRAINS
North Adams, 7 p.m.
Berkshire Scenic Railway's newly restored Hoosac Valley Line, which runs between Adams & North Adams, announces the return of “Saturday Night Cabaret Trains” on select Saturday nights this summer. The Berkshires’ beloved musical duo of Samantha Talora & Ron Ramsay are back for this sophomore season of Cabaret Trains to entertain on the rails during the one-hour leisurely excursion on Saturdays July 15 and 29, Aug. 12 and 26 and Sept. 9 and 23. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased online.
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PAINT & SIP FOR LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA
New York, 8 p.m.
Dreamy dragonflies drifting towards the light! Join us on SAT 7/29/17 8-10pm for a fundraiser to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. You'll learn to paint this bright image of "Sunshine Dragonflies" on a large 16x20 canvas. At Mount Washington House, 2627 Rt-23, Hillsdale, NY. All painting materials, instruction and donation included for $37. Cash Bar. Reserve your seats at www.berkshirepaintandsip.com or call (413) 205-8346.
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PITTSFIELD SUNS HOME GAME- VS MARTHAS VINEYARD SHARKS
Pittsfield, 7 p.m.
Oktoberfest: Join us for baseball, bier and kraut because being with your friends is what it is all about! Break out your lederhosen and raise your glass, its time to prost at the best game in Eastern Mass!  Wahconah Park
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PITTSFIELD TRACK AND FIELD GAMES
Pittsfield, 9 a.m.
The City of Pittsfield Department of Community Development Recreation Program has announced that the Pittsfield Track and Field Games will take place Saturday, July 29 at the Taconic High School Track, 96 Valentine Road.  Because of the construction, please enter the track off of Lakeway Drive. The city has teamed up with Berkshire Lightning, Berkshire Running Center and the YMCA, for this free program. The games introduce and teach children ages 6 to 14 the basics of track and field including warm ups and several running and field components.  Registration and warm ups will begin at 9 a.m. with events beginning at 9:30 a.m. For more information call Becky Manship, Recreation Activities Coordinator, at 413-499-9370 or email parks@pittsfieldch.com.

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BANG ON A CAN ALL-STARS
North Adams, 8 p.m.
Together, Bang on a Can co-artistic directors Michael Gordon, David Lang, and Julia Wolfe created Road Trip, an evening-length work for the Bang on a Can All-Stars, directed by Michael Counts with rock show lighting and projections designed by CandyStations. The piece is about complicated journeys and people who make them. Physical journeys, geographical journeys, emotional journeys, spiritual journeys. MASS MoCA
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READSBORO GLASSWORKS SUMMER OPEN STUDIO
Vermont, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Mary Angus and K. William LeQuier of Readsboro Glassworks will hold a Summer Open Studio and Sale on Saturday, July 29 and Sunday, July 30 from 10am-5pm. In celebration of the Deerfield Valley Blueberry Festival and all things blue, there will be a special sale on blue glass. Visitors are invited to stop in to see Mary and Bill’s beautiful hand blown glass and glass sculpture and watch the glassblowing demonstrations throughout the weekend.  Readsboro Glassworks is located at 6954 Main Street (lower level), RT 100, in Readsboro, VT. For more information about the glass studio call (802) 423-7706 or visit www.maryangusglass.com. More information about the Deerfield Valley Blueberry Festival may be found at www.VermontBlueberry.com.
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HOEDOWN!
Egremont, 6 - 9 p.m.
Dance the evening away in Blue Rider’s barn. Live music by The Kitchen Kaylee Band with Anne Banks calling! This is a family friendly event, where all the dances are taught. No need to bring a partner! $5/person, dinner and s’mores available for purchase. Location: 15 Farm Lane, South Egremont, MA 01258 Cost: $5 / person More information: (413) 528 5299
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CAMERA-FREE IMAGES: CYANOTYPES
Stockbridge, 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Camera-free Images: Cyanotypes Cyanotypes are photographs set in iron compounds rather than silver. The basic cyanotype process, almost unchanged since 1842, results in cyan-blue prints. Playing with watercolor, cut paper, and sewing will be part of the fun options presented beyond the regular paper and negative approaches! Take 10% off this class if you finalize your registration 3 or more weeks before the start date. Price $65.00 Member Price $55.00 Lesson Info Saturday,12:30 to 4:30PM July 29 (One Meeting) Location: Citizens’ Hall, Stockbridge Plus $20 Materials Fee Department Photography Instructors Lucie Castaldo, Cecilia Hirsch First Lesson Sat, Jul 29 2017
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BOBBY SWEET CONCERT
Sandisfield, 8 p.m.
Bobby Sweet returns to the Sandisfield Arts Center as part of its vibrant 2017 season for a concert featuring songs from his newly released seventh solo album, "All These Changes."  Tickets are $15 and can be purchased www.sandisfieldartscenter.orgwww.sandisfieldartscenter.org or by calling 413-258-4100.

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SOLAR ECLIPSE TALK
Williamstown, 1:30 p.m.
Prof. Jay Pasachoff of Williams College will talk about the forthcoming August 21 solar eclipse at the Milne Public Library. Though the path of totality of the eclipse goes coast-to-coast from Oregon to South Carolina for the first time in 99 years, Williamstown will have only a partial eclipse, with 71 percent of the sun's diameter covered by the moon. Pasachoff, who will be viewing his 66th solar eclipse, is an expert on viewing eclipses safely.  He will be discussing how to observe partial eclipses and he will have many pairs of safe solar glasses available for free distribution, courtesy of the Moore Foundation.  Prof. Pasachoff will also be describing (in a non-technical, illustrated way) some of the research about the sun at the eclipse that his summer students, colleagues, and others will be carrying out.

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CHESHIRE CHEESE FEST
Cheshire, 10 a.m.
A cheesy, fun-filled day begins in the morning with a Cheshire Cheesy Kids Fun Run and a 5K Run & Walk and continues with visits to the Cheshire Cheese Press monument, wine, cheese and beer pairings during the VIP hour, hosted by Kelly’s Package Store, with food presented by chef Xavier Jones, owner of Big Daddy’s Cheesesteak, beer garden, music, children's activities and more. General admission is $5. Info online.



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POP UP ART EXHIBIT
W. Stockbridge, 5-7 p.m.
Gallery @ 46 Green Street Studios presents a pop up art exhibit of the work of the extraordinary young artist/sculptor from West Stockbridge, Eli Merritt.  On July 29, 2017, we will present a two-day pop-up exhibition of Eli’s most recent work.  The exhibit, "Temporarlity: Evolving From the Past, Being in the Present, and Imagining the Future," will take place at Eli’s Studio located at 6 Harris, West Stockbridge.

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BIDWELL HISTORY TALK
Tyringham, 10 a.m.
Award-winning historian John Demos will discuss the history of witchcraft and witch-hunting from the Middle Ages to the present day and his long engagement with the topic. In the course of his research, Demos learned of his own ancestral connection to a key figure in the Salem witch-hunt of 1692-93. John Putnam, his 10-times grandfather and a longtime Salem resident in the 17th century, had led the charge against the suspected "witches" in that notorious case. The Bidwell House Museum History Talks are held at Tyringham Union Church, Main Road, Tyringham. Suggested donation $15 per person, $10 for members of the museum.

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BERKSHIRE BLUES BASH
Great Barrington, 3-8 p.m.
The Berkshire BLUES Bash day-long, outdoor festival features Roomful of Blues, known as one of the tightest blues ensembles around, at Ski Butternut. The event also offers more blues bands, games and contests, local food options, and barefoot dancing under the shade of Ski Butternut's towering trees. Tickets are $35 in advance, $45 at the door; kids 12 and under free. Free parking, rain or shine, bring blankets and chairs, no dogs.

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'MUSIC IN THE PARK'
New York, 1:30 p.m.
"Music in the Park" in the pavilion of New Lebanon, N.Y., will consist of free concerts held rain or shine on four Sunday afternoons - June 18, July 30, Aug. 20 and Sept. 17 - with different performers playing a variety of music genres.  At each event, local vendors will sell tasty grub and wine and craft beers. Water and soft drinks will also be available.  The final concert will be an expanded festival-style event, with more performances and a greater variety of food and drink. Information on Facebook.

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QUAKER MEETING HOUSE
Adams, 1-4 p.m.
The Quaker Meeting House, built in 1782 by the East Hoosuck Meeting of the Society of Friends, will be open on Sundays from July 2 to Oct. 8. The meeting house, essentially unchanged since its construction, is located in the Maple Street Cemetery.  It was the place of worship of  the family of  Susan B. Anthony, born in Adams in 1820.  Free tours are given by members of the Adams Historical Society and the Adams Historical Commission.

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ST. JOHN PAUL II PARISH PICNIC
Adams, Noon-5 p.m.
The St. John Paul II Parish Picnic, featuring the Rymanowski Brothers Polka Band, will be held at the Polanka Pavilion on Mill Street. Gates open 11:30 a.m. Adults are $5 and children 12 and under are free.
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18TH ANNUAL BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL
Great Barrington, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday, July 30th 9:00am - 4:00pm 18th Annual BLUEBERRY FESTIVAL (Rain or Shine) Adults $7 – under 12 FREE This ever-popular event features early 19th Century craft demonstrations and wares, antiques, live music and entertainment, activities for children, animals, birds of prey, sheep-shearing, plus many unique and highly talented craft vendors and artisans.  (Please note that there is an additional charge for both adults and children for the pancake breakfast.)  [No pets, please!]
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POP UP ART EXHIBIT
W. Stockbridge, 1-3 p.m.
Gallery @ 46 Green Street Studios presents a pop up art exhibit of the work of the extraordinary young artist/sculptor from West Stockbridge, Eli Merritt.  On July 29, 2017, we will present a two-day pop-up exhibition of Eli’s most recent work.  The exhibit, "Temporarlity: Evolving From the Past, Being in the Present, and Imagining the Future," will take place at Eli’s Studio located at 6 Harris, West Stockbridge.

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TEAM POETRY SLAM
Lenox, 4-8 p.m.
The WordXWord Festival is back from July 30 through Aug. 5, with a variety of spoken word events in downtown Pittsfield and nearby Lenox, bookended by two variations on the popular poetry slam format. The festival kicks off Sunday, July 30, with a first-ever western Mass TEAM Poetry Slam at The Mount in Lenox. For a complete schedule, visit the website.

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YOGA AT THE CLARK
Williamstown, 9 a.m.
The Clark Art Institute welcomes the public to free weekly yoga classes with instructor Devin Kibbe of North Adams Yoga every Monday morning through Aug. 28. Classes will be held on the Fernández Terrace adjacent to the Clark Center. No registration is required. Suitable for all levels of experience, the classes feature traditional and inspired yoga poses focused on improving strength and mobility. Recommended for ages 14 and up. Dress in comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat. Rain cancels.

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SUMMER LECTURE SERIES
Lenox
The Mount’s Summer Lecture Series, formerly known as the Monday Lecture Series, highlights recent biographies and memoirs by renowned authors. The name change was the result of last year’s high demand for tickets–the series initially sold out in 48 hours. This year, each lecture will be offered twice; on Mondays at 4 p.m. and then again on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. All lectures are presented in the recently restored Stable and are followed by a tea and book signing. Tickets are $30; see the schedule online.
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KIDS 4 HARMONY SUMMER GALA CONCERT
Pittsfield, 6 p.m.
Berkshire Children and Families’ Kids 4 Harmony will join with special guest Emanuel Ax in their annual Summer Gala Concert at Berkshire Community College’s Robert Boland Theatre in Pittsfield. The evening begins with a reception followed by the concert.  This year, in honor of Carolyn Mower Burns, previous president and CEO, who died in November 2016, all proceeds will create the Carolyn Mower Burns Fund for Kids 4 Harmony. For more information or tickets, contact Bethany Kirchmann at 413-448-8281 ext. 233 or visit the website.

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PITTSFIELD SUNS HOME GAME- VS MARTHAS VINEYARD SHARKS
Pittsfield, 7 p.m.
There’s No Crying in Baseball / Adult Jersey Giveaway: In honor of the 25th Anniversary of A League of Their Own, we will be giving out ALOTO inspired Suns jersey’s to the first 500 fans, 15 and older. When you see the grass don’t eat it!  Wahconah Park
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KIDS 4 HARMONY SUMMER GALA CONCERT WITH EMANUEL AX
Pittsfield, 6 p.m.
Kids 4 Harmony Pittsfield and North Adams will perform at Berkshire Community College's Robert Boalnd Theatre with Emanuel Ax. Reception begins at 6 PM and program at 7 PM. For more information:  http://berkshirechildren.org/2017-concert-4-harmony/
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SHIRE CITY SESSIONS
Pittsfield, 6 p.m.
Shire City Sessions are back for 2017 with free concerts, an inspired lineup of live, original music at the First Street Common (inside Zion Lutheran Church in case of rain). The first session on July 24 features singer/songwriter Drew Angus, a 2016 American Idol finalist, with special guest Izzy Heltai, an acoustic folk singer-songwriter from North Adams.  The following session on July 31 features Born Without Bones, a three-piece hailing from Milford, Mass., with special guest, local hero Luke Tobin from North Adams. And, the final session on August 7  presents Vundabar from Boston , who is currently on tour with Rozwell Kid.  The opening band that night is Francesca Shanks, a two-piece band out of North Adams featuring ukulele, moog and percussion, who's currently wrapping up a tour of their own.

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TEDXBERKSHIRES
Lenox, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
TEDxBerkshires returns to the Berkshires for a year of inspiration, collaboration, and ideas worth spreading. Speakers will reflect on stories from their rich lives and share with us uplifting insights. Live speakers, including Ty Allen Jacson on Pittsfield, will be presented alongside TEDTalks video to spark inspiration and thought. Featured speakers at the forefront of fields like health, music, psychiatry, and sleep will offer bold, unique insights into emerging research, ideas and innovations that could fundamentally shape the quality of your life. The cost is $45; visit the website.

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'PICASSO IN FILM'
Williamstown, 7 p.m.
In celebration of the summer exhibit "Picasso: Encounters," on view through Aug. 27, the Clark Art Institute presents “Picasso in Film,” a free Monday evening film series beginning with "The Picasso Summer" (1969, unrated). The film will be shown in the auditorium, located in the Clark's Manton Research Center. "The Picasso Summer" follows the story of San Francisco architect George Smith (Albert Finney), who is vacationing in France with his wife Alice (Yvette Mimieux) with the hopes of meeting Pablo Picasso. Other films in the series include "Basquiat" (August 7), "Midnight in Paris" (August 14), and "Neruda" (August 21).

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