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We seek to to tell the story of the Upper Housatonic Valley by interpreting our unique heritage in compelling and engaging ways.


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The Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area includes nine towns in Connecticut and twenty in Massachusetts.


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Nov 17 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
8:00 am
Location: at Berkshire Lakes, in various towns Audience: Adult Members: $10.00 Nonmembers: $15.00 Spend the morning visiting several Berkshire lakes in search of migrating waterfowl that only briefly stop in the area. Culminating with a[...]
Nov 21 @ 4:00 pm
4:00 pm
$5 kids / $8 adults A boy embarks on a holiday adventure when a train arrives bound for the North Pole. Tom Hanks plays six different roles in this computer animated feature from Robert Zemeckis.[...]
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
The Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives is pleased to announce that a Berkshire Chamber Players Concert Program: Giuliani Gran Sonata Eroica, Op. 150 for solo guitar (1821) Giuliani Serenade for guitar, violin, and cello, Op.[...]
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
$5 This special performance will be the culmination of a four day school residency featuring students from Monument Valley, Mt. Everett and Herberg Schools performing with the professional artists from Open Thought Productions. Mahaiwe Box[...]
Gt. Barrington, MA–The Wizard of Oz (1939) @ Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Nov 30 @ 4:00 pm
4:00 pm
$5 kids / $8 adults / $10 movie & drink at Number Ten The Mahaiwe continues its annual tradition screening The Wizard of Oz over Thanksgiving weekend. Starring Judy Garland as Dorothy Gale, joined by[...]
7:30 pm
Join us for an evening of fresh and familiar music with Berkshire stalwarts Miro Sprague, Marty Jaffe, and Jason Ennis, with special guest Claire Daly. This concert marks Berkshires Jazz’ first collaboration with the stunning[...]
2:30 pm
and at 6:30 pm Barrington Stage Company 122 North Street, Pittsfield, MA Box Office:413-236-8888 Email:boxoffice@barringtonstageco.org
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm
6:30 pm
Box Office:413-236-8888 Email:boxoffice@barringtonstageco.org

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Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area

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