Berkshire Athenaeum

Pittsfield's Public Library

One Wendell Avenue

Pittsfield, MA 01201

Telephone (413) 499-9480

Fax (413) 499-9489

info@pittsfieldlibrary.org

Sugar, The Unsweetened Truth:
Monday, January 23, 7 pm
Line drawing of Mayor Linda Tyer and Mayor Richard Alcombright, in winter gear, jogging

Danielle Debye, registered dietician at The Nutrition Center, will presents Sugar: The Unsweetened Truth. at 7 pm on Monday, January 23. Free and open to the public. Registration requested at the Athenaeum Reference Desk (413) 499-9480 or info@pittsfieldlibrary.org
This is the second of three Wellness Talks offered as part of the Mayor's Winter Fitness Challenge.

Rattlesnakes!
Saturday, January 21, 2 pm
gold color snake with black markings, coiled, in an outdoor location
At 2 pm on Saturday, January 21, author and Berkshire Community College Professor Tom Tyning will present on rattlesnakes in New England. Free and no registration required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.
Attention Berkshire Community College Students: This program is approved for Forum Credit.

Lego Club:
Thursday, January 26, 3:30 - 4:30 pm

girl building with legos
Lego Club returns on Thursday, January 26, 3:30 - 4:30 pm for building fun. Lego Club meets the Fourth Thursday of each month and is intended for children ages 5 and up. No registration required.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.

 

 

 

 

The Banulis and Miller Jazz Trio in Concert:
7 pm, Tuesday, January 10
3 male musicians with vibraphone, drums and guitar
Modern chamber jazz with Banulis and Miller Jazz Trio at 7 pm on Tuesday, January 10. Dave Babulis, bassist/guitarist, Gary Miller, vibraphonist,and Brian DeAngelo percussionist. Free and no registration required.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.

Technology Tuesday for Kids & Teens:
Tuesday, January 17, 3:30 - 5 pm
3D Printer
Join us on Tuesday, January 17, 3:30 - 5, for Technology Tuesday, a free event for ages 7-18. We will be exploring our 3D Printers and Ozobots.
No registration or prior experience necessary. Just drop-in! Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult, age 18 or older, at all times.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum.

Borrow the Internet!
WiFi Icon: a dot with three curved lines expanding in length to form an equilateral triangle with lines.

The Berkshire Athenaeum now offers library patrons the opportunity to borrow Verizon Jetpack brand 4G mobile hotspots. Each hotspot can connect up to 15 WiFi enabled devices (tablets, laptops, smart phones) to the internet.
Hotspots are available on a first come, first served basis and are checked out at the Reference Desk for a one week loan, from Wednesday to Tuesday.  Patrons planning community events, family gatherings or meetings where internet access would be valuable are encouraged to reserve a hotspot in advance. [MORE]

 


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