The Berkshires Calendar for Nov. 25

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ART

Neumann Fine Art:
Jeffrey Neumann solo exhibition, "Hometown" reception and talk, 6 p.m., 65 Cold Water St., Hillsdale, N.Y.

Spencertown Academy Arts Center: Handmade Holiday: Craft as Gift Show, local vendors sell their goods, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 790 NY-203, Spencertown, N.Y.

COMMUNITY

Berkshire Carousel: Open noon to 6 p.m., 50 Center St., Pittsfield, 413-499-0457.

Berkshire Scenic Railway: Hoosac Valley Tinseliner train ride celebrates a vintage American Christmas, departs at 1, 3, 5 & 7 p.m., from Adams Station, Hoosac Street, Adams. Tickets: hoosacvalleytrainride.com.

Bingo: Doors open 3:30 p.m.; games at 6:20 p.m., food available. St. Mark Church Parish Center, 400 Columbus Ave. Extension, Pittsfield. Information: 413-445-4506.

Black Friday Market Fair: Small business and vendor event, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Pooches Pet Grooming, 145 Eagle St., North Adams.

Breakfast: Pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, hash browns, bacon, sausage, and beverages; $6 adults, $3 kids under 12, under 3 free; 8 to 10:30 a.m., Becket Federated Church, Main Street, Becket.

Food Pantry: Sponsored by Berkshire Veterans of Soldier On, veterans and public invited, every Saturday from 8 to 11 a.m., 360 West Housatonic St., Pittsfield, 413-236-5644.

Knit 'n Stitch: Chatting and project help, all ages and all skill levels welcome, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Ramsdell Library, 1087 Main St., Housatonic.

Lee Volunteer Street Cleanup: Monthly cleanup, weather permitting, 1 to 3 p.m., meet at Lee Rotunda near the post office, Frank P. Consolati Way, Lee. Phone Valerie, 802-272-6195, or Uli, 413-329-3514, to confirm.

Norman Rockwell Museum: A Day in the Life of a Girl and Boy Family Day, celebration of two new books for young readers with author Will Lach, book signing, chance to create artworks, 1 to 4 p.m., 9 Glendale Road, Route 183, Stockbridge, 413-298-4100.

Toy Drive: North Adams Ambulance, Fire and Police Departments with Northern Berkshire Family YMCA and North Adams Rotary will be collecting new toys, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Walmart, Curran Highway, North Adams.

DANCE

Line Dance Lessons:
Absolute beginners, 9 to 9:30 a.m.; beginners, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., all ages welcome, 2 Flights Up, 399 1/2 Main St., Dalton, 413-281-4893.

FILM

Berkshire Museum: "Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice," 7 p.m., 39 South St., Pittsfield.

HEALTH & FITNESS

Weekly Meditation: Free; all are welcome. Noon, All Saints Episcopal Church library, 59 Summer St., North Adams; 413-358-2626.

KID STUFF

Lee Library:
"Cars 3" screening, 11 a.m., 100 Main St., Lee.

Mason Library: "Know-Plan-Prepare" with Titan the police dog, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., 231 Main St., Great Barrington.

Ramsdell Library: Fun with Fine Arts, ages 4 and older, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., 1087 Main St., Housatonic.

Ward's Nursery: Santa Claus visits, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 600 Main St., Great Barrington.

LITERARY

Ellen Lynch Photography: Jim Carroll will present his children's books, "The Boy and the Moon," and "Papa's Backpack," 1 p.m., 34A Main St., Chatham, N.Y.

MUSIC

Firefly Gastropub:
The Misty Blues Band performs, 8 p.m., 71 Church St., Lenox.

Rainbow Restaurant: Mary Ann Palermo and First Take, 7:30 p.m., 109 First St., Pittsfield.

OUTDOORS

Behold! Rural Adventures:
"Organic Farming in the Wyomanock Creek Watershed" farm tour and walk, $25, 1 to 4 p.m., Stephentown, N.Y. Register: 518-794-6680.

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