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'CONSUMED BY SLAVERY'
Williamstown, 4:30 p.m.
Jared Sexton, professor of African American studies and professor of film and media studies at the University of California, Irvine, will give a talk at Williams College titled “Consumed by Slavery.” The talk, which is free and open to the public, will be held  in Griffin Hall, room 3. Sexton is one of the most important critical race theorists writing today. He is the author of three books and he has also published articles in journals such as American Quarterly, Radical History Review, and Social Text, and chapters in various anthologies on contemporary politics and popular culture.

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EMMY-WINNING PRODUCER TO SPEAK
Williamstown, 7-8:30 p.m.
Frank Doelger, Williams College alumnus and the executive producer of television shows "Game of Thrones," "John Adams" and "Rome," returns to Williams College for a talk about his more than 30-year career in film and television. In conversation with Associate Professor of Africana Studies Rhon Manigault-Bryant, Doelger will explore topics such as fantasy, artistic inspiration, the collaborative nature of creating, and the uncanny pathways back to one's beginnings on the ‘62 Center, Mainstage. Tickets are required and can be reserved by calling 413-597-2425.

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COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE YIDDISH BOOK CENTER
Amherst, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A day of events featuring lectures on "America's Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today" and "America's Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today" and the opening of "The Posthumous Landscape: Jewish Historical Sites in Poland and Western Ukraine." For more information: yiddishbookcenter.org
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'DEMENTIA & OUR COMMUNITY'
Lenox, 8-9 a.m.
Kimball Farms Life Care will host three presentations on “Dementia & Our Community” on February 28, March 27 and April 30 at Kimball Farms’ two campuses in Lenox. The presentations will be held Feb. 28 at Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center, 40 Sunset Ave., March 27 at Kimball Farms Life Care, 235 Walker St., and April 30 at Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center, 40 Sunset Ave. The talks are presented by the Alzheimer’s Association. Dementia impacts business clientele in a number of settings, and the presentations will offer helpful strategies for working successfully with customers who have memory impairment. Those interested may RSVP to 413-637-7002.

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CULTURAL COMPETENCY: IMMIGRATION, ACCULTURATION AND IMPLICATION FOR SOCIAL IDENTITY
Pittsfield, 9:30 - 1:45 p.m.

This 4 hour workshop will be an informational session with regards to how the attitudes and behaviors of people from one culture are modified as a result of contact with a different/host culture.  We will discuss how you can apply the role of the interpreter and their functions. Course overview:  Intro to Cultural Competence, Understanding Social Identity, Cultural Influences on our Behavior, Incorporating Cultural Understanding into our work and Wraparound as an example.

Visit - www.berkshirecc.edu for more information.  Pre-registration is required, registration Open!  CEUs available.  Live Streaming Also Available Online


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STRATEGIES FOR HOPE: ADDRESSING THE OPIOID CRISIS IN RURAL COMMUNITIES
Windsor, 8:15 - 4:00 p.m.
SAVE-THE-DATE Friday, May 17, 2019 CEUs, Multiple Presenters & AM/PM Break-out Sessions Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield More Information to be released by March 1, 2019 www.berkshireahec.org #BerkshireAHEC40 #MyBCC
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