Children’s Art Workshops
Ages 7-13 (Parents are welcome too). Children learn composition, color shapes, color mixing, and fine detail as they express their creativity during a fun workshop. Instructor Margaret Buchte will provide photos for the children to paint from. Students are expected to provide their own materials; a materials list will be provided upon registration. This workshop includes time for a snack break; please also pack a snack for your child.

4-session Painting workshop:  Members $65 Guests $80
Animals in Acrylics
Wednesdays 4-5 p.m.
Mar 7-28    181YT70A
Registration deadline: March 5

Individual Painting workshops:  Members $28 Guests $35
Landscapes in Acrylics
Monday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Feb 19    181YT70B
Please pre-register by Feb 15

Birds in Acrylics
Monday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Apr 16   181YT70C
Please pre-register by April 12

 

Ballet 
Tuesdays              3:30-4:15 p.m.
Ages 3-6. This class will give the dancer beginning development of ballet concepts including turn out, coordination, spatial awareness and a specific focus on class etiquette. There will also be a chance for dancers to express their individuality.  Instructor: Erin Naylor. Parents /caretakers must remain in the building. Suggested attire: Comfortable clothes that allow the dancer to move freely. Pre-registration and payment required 48 hours in advance.
Members $54 Guests $72
Jan 9-Feb 13       181YT78A
Mar 6-Apr 10      181YT79B

Ballet II
Tuesdays            4:30-5:15 p.m
Ages 5-8. Requires past experience in a dance class. We will build upon dancers’ knowledge, using movement exercises that emphasize straight legs, and pointed feet, posture, and placement. This class will also teach an appreciation for classical music. Instructor: Erin Naylor. Parents /caretakers must remain in the building. Suggested attire: Comfortable clothes that allow the dancer to move freely.  Pre-registration and payment required 48 hours in advance.
Members $54 Guest $72
Jan 9-Feb 13      181YT80A
Mar 6-Apr 10      181YT81B

 

 

 

 

Preschool Gymnastics
Thursdays          3-3:45 p.m.
Ages 3-5. This class is for beginning gymnasts and focuses on tumbling skills, stretching, and coordination which are the foundation of gymnastics. Children explore gymnastics using music, games, and activities. Instructor: Erin Naylor. Pre-registration and payment required 48 hours in advance.
Members $54 Guests $72
Jan 11-Feb 15          181EC23A
Mar 8-Apr 12           181EC23B

Recreational Gymnastics
Ages 5-8. Learn new skills and build upon the ones you already have with this gymnastics class. During this session gymnasts will learn tumbling, spotting, balance beam skills, floor, and much more. Instructor: Erin Naylor. Pre-registration and payment required 48 hours in advance.
Members $60 Guests $76
Thursdays 
Ages 5-8     4-5 p.m.
Jan 11-Feb 15           181YT23A
Mar 8-Apr 12           181YT23B
Ages 8-12      5-6 p.m.
Jan 11-Feb 15           181YT24A
Mar 8-Apr 12           181YT24B

 

 

 

 

Green Art Workshops are hands-on, eco-conscious programs in which participants create imaginative personal and collaborative projects as they re-envision everyday discarded materials. These 5-session programs encourage environmental awareness and critical thinking throughout the creative process.

“Crafternoons”
Reduce-reuse-recycle while making art. Possible projects include making paper, puzzles, lanterns, mobiles, itsy bitsy beings, and more!
Members $95 Guests $125
Grades 5-8      Tuesdays     3:45-5:15 p.m.
Feb 27-Mar 27 181YT73A
Registration deadline Feb 23

Grades 2-5      Thursdays     3:45-5:15 p.m.
Mar 1-29      181YT73B
Registration deadline Feb 26

Find-and-Seek Fibers
Draw, collage, make paper from natural and discarded materials. Create a unique quilt block design. Display your art at Berkshire South as part of a giant collaborative quilt that represents our local environment!
Grades 2-5     Monday-Friday      1:30-3:00 p.m.
Apr 16-Apr 20       181YT73C
Registration deadline Apr 10

 

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Stay and Play                                                                                                      Ages 2 months – 12 years. Take advantage of great childcare while you work out, take a class or go for a swim. Parents/caregivers must remain on site. Space is limited. Payment is due at the time of registration. To reserve a time slot, please contact the front desk at 413- 528-2810, ext. 10. See our complete listing of adult classes that coincide with child care. Cost per hour covers any part of an hour. Members $3 Guests $5

Mornings:
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays • 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays • 8:30-10:30 a.m.