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4-6 p.m.Navigating kindergartenNorth Adams
10:30 a.m.Toddler Story TimeNorth Adams
3:30-4:30 p.m.After-school storytimeNorth Adams
10:30 a.m.Preschool Story TimeNorth Adams
10:30 a.m.Farm FriendsPittsfield
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Balls, Blocks, Beads and Books-An ASQ EventNorth Adams
10 a.m.Goat yogaPittsfield
11 a.m.Calf cuddlingPittsfield
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Roots Teen Center Names New Executive Director

The board of directors selected her to lead the organization as it begins its third year with a new strategic plan, new programming, and new goals in recruiting youth attendees, volunteers and fundraising goals.

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Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary Celebrates 90th...

The salute to the 1,400-acre-wildlife sanctuary — and how it has both engaged the Berkshires community while positively impacting residents and visitors — will focus on four major events.

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Red Cross Urges Safety Measures Around Pools,...

The Red Cross urges Massachusetts residents to learn how to be safe around bodies of water.

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Filmmaking Workshops Offered for Youths

A filmmaking intensive for 15- to 19-year-olds will be held June 24-June 28 and one of 11- to 14-year-olds will be held July 8-12. These week long workshops will meet daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at BCC’s South County Campus, 343 Main Street, Great Barrington.

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RiseVT's Rise to the Challenge Combines Three...

Three events are being held May 17-19 to encourage all, especially kids, to kick off the warm weather with physical activity.

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Preschool, Kindergarten Registrations Scheduled...

All students, regardless of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or homelessness, have equal access to the general education program and the full range of any occupational, vocational programs offered by public school districts.

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Third Thursday Returns For 13th Year

The longstanding summer street festival Third Thursday returns this month. The event is held throughout the summer on North Street. The city's main thoroughfare is completely shut down and filled with vendors, food, music, and entertainment. It brings thousands of people to the city's downtown every third Thursday of the month from May until September.

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CHP Names Primary Care Physician to North Adams...

A family medicine physician, LoPresti is a former chief medical officer at Battenkill Valley Health Center in Arlington, Vt.

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1Berkshire Youth Leadership Program Graduates...

For their collective impact project, the Class of 2019 chose to conduct a sustainability fair in coordination with the Downtown Pittsfield Farmers Market.

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Teenagers to Run Pittsfield Farmers Market

With Roots Rising at the helm, the Pittsfield Farmers Market will be transformed into the first teen-run farmers market in the region. It will be run by Market Crew, Roots Rising's new employment opportunity for graduates of its Farm Crews.

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Health Matters: Four Quick Tips to Protect Against...

Like Lyme disease, the most common one, it is caused by bacteria carried by the blacklegged tick. According to the Vermont Department of Health, Vermont has the highest annual incidence of anaplasmosis nationwide.

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Youth Fishing Derby to be Held at Wild Acres on...

Volunteer support will be provided by the Onota Fishing Club to assist with dressing fish, providing fishing tips and techniques, baiting, and other related activities. Trophies will be awarded to those who catch the largest fish (length and weight); trophies will be awarded at noon.

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Willamstown Youth Center Hosts 'Springfest'...

"Springfest" will take place Sunday, April 28, from noon to 4 p.m. inside and outside as well (weather permitting) the youth center building on the grounds of Williamstown Elementary School. Springfest replaces Snowfest, which traditionally was held on Super Bowl Sunday at Towne Field House on the Williams College Campus.

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