Save the Date: August 1 with Melville


Join us for a festive Birthday party for Herman Melville, born August 1, 1819, at the Country Club of Pittsfield. This will be a benefit for the Berkshire County Historical Society at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead


4:30 Cash bar and heavy hors d’oeuvres
5:30 Special program with Tina Packer, Founding Artistic Director of Shakespeare & Company
6:30 Prosecco toast and birthday cake

 $85 for 1 ticket or $160 for 2 tickets
Call 413.442.1793 or email to reserve your tickets today!

Please join us for other activities during the day on August 1, including: 
12 noon: Free tours of the Berkshire Athenaeum's Melville Room
1 pm: Dedication of the Literary Landmark Plaque at the Athenaeum
2-4 pm: Tours at Arrowhead with music by Woody Printz

The day's programs are co-presented with the Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum  .

Madeline Kelly