Adult & Community FREE Programs

 Berkshire Sings!

Wednesdays, 6:45-8:15 p.m. 181CM71
Ages 13 and up. Sing to your heart’s content under the guidance and accompaniment of musician and teacher Robert Kelly. Songs will include pop, folk, jazz standards and show tunes. Exercises in breathing, relaxation and listening will be incorporated and opportunities to perform at community events will be offered. No auditions, everyone is welcome, no prior training necessary. All you need is the desire to sing. Music will be provided. Registration requested. Drop-ins are encouraged, but call ahead – group occasionally performs off-site during regular class times.
$4 suggested donation. Open to members and guests.

Recommended donation $4 per session. There will be no Berkshire Sings! on 11/22 or 12/26.

SINGS! is supported in part by the MA Cultural Council and private supporters like you!

Berkshire Ukulele Band (BUB)

Tuesdays, 6:30-8 p.m.  
Ages 13 and up. Multi-instrumentalist, teacher and performer Rob Sanzone will teach ukulele technique, chord progressions and songs from many musical genres. A limited number of ukuleles are available for loan to participants who do not have an instrument. Beginners are encouraged, reading music is not required. Music and chord charts will be provided. Opportunities to perform at community events will be offered. Registration requested. Drop-ins are encouraged, but call ahead – group occasionally performs off-site during regular class times.
$4 suggested donation. Open to members and guests.

Recommended donation $4 per session. There will be no BUB on 11/21 or 12/25.

BUB is supported in part by the MA Cultural Council and private supporters like you!

These programs are made possible by individual donors and Massachusetts Cultural Council. For over three years, Berkshire Sings! and Berkshire Ukulele Band have been spreading the joy of music in southern Berkshire County. We are pleased to offer them to the general public for free admission through the generous support of our donors. Tax-deductible contributions to these programs are gladly accepted.

Community Suppers
Mondays Serving 5- 6 p.m.
Join us for a delicious meal prepared by some of the finest chefs in the Berkshires. This meal is open to all in our community! With the hope to set the platform for connection and nourishment, we hope you will join us to greet your neighbors and meet new friends. Donations are gratefully accepted. We also collect non-perishable food items for local food banks. Please contribute if you can. galexander@berkshiresouth.org
or call 413-528-2810 x32.
FREE! No reservations required.

Sponsored in part by the Lennox Foundation, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Jewish Women’s Federation of the Berkshires, Greylock Federal Credit Union &Greylock Insurance Agency.

NEW! Family Game Night
Families of all ages. Looking for some free family fun away from screens? Bring your own games, invite your family friends, and enjoy some time at the community center! We’ll have some games here at the center to play.
MON 6:15-8 p.m.
Beginning Jan 6
Suggested donation $5/family
Drop in, no registration required.

NEW! Walking Club*
Get those steps in! This self-guided club will meet at the Community Center for weekly walks in our neighborhood. All routes are designed to start and end at Berkshire South. A Walking Guide brochure with route maps, difficulty rating and distance are available at the front desk. Please bring your water but leave your pets at home. All ages welcome. FREE
Wednesdays 8:30 a.m.

Community Garden
Want to grow your own vegetables but lack the space, tools, expertise? Sign up now for your plot in our Community Garden–limited availability. Our fenced garden has eight 4’ x 14’ raised beds with access to water. Provide your own seeds, plants and loving care.
Spring plots will be ready to plant by April 17!
CALL 413.528.2810, ext. 32
COST PER PLOT SPRING/SUMMER SEASON
Members $40, Guests $45

Community Thanks Supper 
Tuesday before Thanksgiving 

Tommy Lee, Community Thanks Supper chef for the twelfth year on November 26, said that the Community Supper program as a whole has “given me a home at Berkshire South, a sense of belonging, and honestly, a greater community. When I am out with my boy we run into
Join with community friends both old and new for a Thanksgiving feast at our annual celebration of delicious food and great fellowship.  Volunteer opportunities available. For reservations call 528-2810 Ext. 10 at least 24 hours in advance. Seating is limited.