The Berkshires Calendar for May 21

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COMMUNITY

Armed Forces Day:
Tribute to veterans ceremony and spaghetti dinner, free to veterans, 11:30 a.m., ITAM Lodge, 93 Waubeek Road, Pittsfield.

Court Margaret CDA: Communion luncheon, $19, 1 p.m., Boston Seafoods, 160 American Legion Drive, North Adams.

Dollars for Scholars: Plant and bake sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hancock School, Route 43, Hancock.

FILM

Berkshire Museum:
"20th Century Women," 7 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

HEALTH & FITNESS

Pittsfield Sangha: Meditative Book Study, "The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying" by Sogyal Rinpoche, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 175 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield, pittsfieldsangha@hotmail.com, 413-358-2626 or 508-237-4252

HISTORY

Hoosac Street Gallery: "The Mill Children" exhibit, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., ground floor of the 1889 Berkshire Mill building, 1 Berkshire Square, Adams.

Naumkeag: Choose from a garden tour, a "backstairs" tour, a tour designed for younger visitors (families welcome), and for those interested in the architectural and landscape designs of Naumkeag, plus specific historical tour about the Gilded Age in the Berkshires. $5, with admission. As scheduled. 5 Prospect Hill Road, Stockbridge. Information: 413-298-8138, email mmoulton@thetrustees.org.

KID STUFF

Hevreh: Joanie Leeds & the Nightlights, 10 a.m., end-of-year field celebration to follow, 270 State Road, Great Barrington.

Truck Day: Over 50 big trucks and specialty vehicles, kids' activities and food, $15 a car, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 380 State Road, Great Barrington.

LITERARY

Chatham Bookstore:
Barbara Bonner, "Inspiring Courage," 2 p.m., 27 Main St., Chatham, N.Y.

MUSIC

Berkshire Bach:
"Johann-esq" chamber concert, 3 p.m. Reservations: berkshirebach.org.

Berkshire Lyric: Young Singers' Concert, 3 p.m., 4 Main St., Stockbridge.

First Congregational Church: Musicians of the Matisse Jazz Project will perform at a unique Jazz Service, 10 a.m., 906 Main St., Williamstown.

Spencertown Academy: Uel Wade Finals Concert/Competition, $10, 3 p.m., 790 NY-203, Spencertown, N.Y.

THEATER

Berkshire Community College:
"Next to Normal," $15, 2 p.m., 1350 West St., Pittsfield.

Berkshire Country Day School: "A Midsummer Night's Dream," 2 p.m., 45 West St., Lenox.

Mount Everett High School: "Into the Woods," $10, 3 p.m., 491 Berkshire School Road, Sheffield.

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