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BERKSHIRE BACH @ NEW YEAR'S
Northampton, 3 p.m.
The Berkshire Bach Society presents Bach at New Year’s with Berkshire Bach Ensemble Director and Soloist, Eugene Drucker, Founder of the Emerson String Quartet, and a program of two Brandenburgs plus more festive concerti with “wind power” by Bach, Vivaldi, Handel, Telemann, and Corelli. Celebrate the New Year in Style! The same program will be repeated at 6pm New Year's Eve at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington, MA, and at 3pm New Year's Day at the acoustically-stunning Troy Savings Bank Music Hall, Troy, NY. For complete program listing and musicians' bios, visit https://berkshirebach.org/'page_id=5882
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WEST STOCKBRIDGE CHAMBER PLAYERS WINTER CONCERT
, 6 - 8 p.m.
THE WEST STOCKBRIDGE CHAMBER PLAYERS WINTER CONCERT Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 6 pm West Stockbridge Congregaional Church 45 Main Street, West Stockbridge, MA 01266   End the year on a high note with The West Stockbridge Chamber Players Winter Concert to benefit the Restoration Campaign for the Old Town Hall.  The Chamber Players will perform Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Studies in English Folksong, Benjamin Britten’s Lachrymae, Op. 48a, Franz Schubert’s Violin Sonata in A Major, D.574, and Max Bruch’s Selections from 8 Pieces, Op.83. Clarinetist Catherine Hudgins, the Chamber Players artistic director, will be joined by violinist Sheila Fiekowsky, violist Daniel Getz, and pianist Deborah DeWolf Emery. These concerts routinely sell out, sometimes weeks in advance, so order your tickets after December 1st: online at www.weststockbridgehistory.org.; by calling 413-232-5055; and at downtown West Stockbridge businesses featuring a “Blue Note”. Residents of West Stockbridge under 18 are admitted free with reservation. Sponsored by West Stockbridge Cultural Council and the Massacusetts Cultural Council.    
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HAPPY NEW YEAR DROP-IN PLAYGROUP
North Adams, 11:00 - Noon
The Williamstown Youth Center is closed on December 31st.  Join us for special New Year’s “Eve” Playtime in The Family Center playroom in North Adams from 11:00am-12:00. Celebrate the New Year at 12:00pm with Family Center friends.
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BERKSHIRE BACH @ NEW YEAR'S
Williamstown, 3 p.m.
The Berkshire Bach Society presents Bach at New Year’s with Berkshire Bach Ensemble Director and Soloist, Eugene Drucker, Founder of the Emerson String Quartet, and a program of two Brandenburgs plus more festive concerti with “wind power” by Bach, Vivaldi, Handel, Telemann, and Corelli. Celebrate the New Year in Style! For complete program listing and musicians' bios, visit https://berkshirebach.org/'page_id=5882
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LIBRARY STORYTIME
Lanesborough, 10:15 a.m.
The Lanesborough Library hosts stories, music and crafts every Tuesday for ages 1 to 5. Learn a new fingerplay, try a glockenspiel or xylophone. Stay afterwards for playtime with puppets or puzzles.

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SHORT FILMS: “MANDALA BEATS” AND “JOE’S VIOLIN”
Amherst, 2 - 3:30 p.m.
Join the Yiddish Book Center's screening of two short films:  “Mandala Beats”  Known as the Jimi Hendrix of bass guitar, Israeli bassist and producer Yossi Fine has recorded and produced music with artists from across the globe, including Lou Reed and David Bowie. Learning of Indian roots in his family, Fine departs on a journey of rediscovery. Encountering a world of Jewish music in India, Fine performs with Israeli musicians Shye Ben Tzur and Gil Ron Shama in some of the country’s holiest places. In her first feature-length documentary, Canadian filmmaker Rebekah Reiko offers a lively and joyous musical journey. “Joe’s Violin” In the award-winning short documentary film “Joe’s Violin,” a donated musical instrument forges an improbable friendship between 91-year-old Holocaust survivor Joe Feingold and 12-year-old Bronx school girl Brianna Perez, showing how the power of music can bring light in the darkest of times and how a small act can have a great impact. Tickets: $4-$8 For more information and to purchase tickets: http://support.yiddishbookcenter.org/site/Calendar'id=7768&view=Detail   Location: Yiddish Book Center 1021 West Street Amherst, MA 01002   Contact: programs@yiddishbookcenter.org 413-256-4900 https://www.yiddishbookcenter.org/   Social Media: https://www.facebook.com/YiddishBookCenter/ https://twitter.com/yiddishbookctr
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CARDINAL PAINT & SIP TO SUPPORT NORTH CANAAN PTO
Connecticut, 6:30 p.m.
It's the super pretty Snowy Cardinal on Slate OR Canvas! Join us on SAT 1/19/19 6:30-8:30pm for a Paint and Sip fundraiser to benefit the North Canaan Elementary PTO.  You'll learn to paint this seasonal image of "Snowy Cardinal" on a large 16x20 canvas or on an authentic slate roofing tile (various sizes and colors to choose from). At the VFW, 104 S. Canaan Rd, Canaan, CT. All painting materials, light snacks and donation included for $35. Cash Bar. Reserve your seats at https://berkshirepaintandsip.squarespace.com/deliveries/sat-119-630pm-open-to-the-public-snowy-cardinal-slate-or-canvas-canaan-ct or call (413) 205-8346.  
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SNOWMAN PAINT & SIP TO SUPPORT LANESBOROUGH SENIORS
Lanesborough, 2 p.m.
Paint the super cute snowman in support of the seniors! Join us on SUN 1/20/19 2-4pm for a Paint & Sip fundraiser to benefit the Lanesborough Senior Center. You'll learn to paint this adorable seasonal image of "Snowman with Bird" on a large 16x20 canvas or on an authentic roofing slate tile, various sizes to choose from. At Lanesborough Senior Center, 83 N. Main St, Lanesborough, MA. All painting materials, instruction, light snacks and donation included for $35. BYOB. Reserve your seats at https://berkshirepaintandsip.squarespace.com/deliveries/sun-120-2pm-open-to-the-public-snowman-with-bird-slate-or-canvas-lanesborough-ma or call (413) 205-8346.
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PAINT & SIP TO BENEFIT FIRST FRIDAYS ARTSWALK
Pittsfield, 6:45 p.m.
Paint me a Portrait of some Pine Trees! Join us on THU 1/24/19 6:45-8:45 pm for a Paint and Sip fundraiser to benefit the First Fridays Artswalk of Downtown Pittsfield. You'll learn to paint this artsy image of "Portrait of Pines” on a large 16x20 canvas. At Berkshire Paint and Sip, 305 North St, Pittsfield, MA. All painting materials, light snack and donation included for $35. BYOB. Reserve your seats at https://berkshirepaintandsip.squarespace.com/deliveries/thu-124-645pm-open-to-the-public-portrait-of-pines-pittsfield-ma or call (413) 205-8346.  
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