Big Things Poppin’ in North Adams, MA (9/24)
The final DownStreet Art Thursday of the season includes a full schedule of gallery openings and special events on September 24 from 6 – 9 p.m. on Main, Holden and Eagle Streets. “Out of the Box”, will be held at the North Adams Artists’ Co-Operative Gallery at 33 Main with an opening reception from 6-9 p.m., held concurrently with all other DownStreet activities.
The Refractive Kinescope by Boston-based Kinodance Company culminates with three multi-media dance performances at MCLA Gallery 51 Annex, also on September 24 at 6,7 and 8 pm. Call 664.8718 for information.
Drury High School Class of 1952 is holding a Luncheon Reunion on Saturday, September 26 at noon at Taylor’s Restaurant, 34 Holden Street. Letters have gone out to members. If you haven’t received one, please call Shirley Davis at 663-5516.
A benefit roast beef dinner for Tammy Moon, who has been stricken with breast cancer, will be held Saturday, September 26, from 4-8 pm at the North Adams American Legion. It will be catered by Dave Lewis. Cost is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and children under twelve years of age. Tickets are available at the door or call 664.6617.
On Saturday, September 26, the Redroom, Main Street Stage’s popular cabaret series will take on American History. Doors open at 8 pm for life drawing and light refreshment. Contact Kelli at 413-664-7745 for more information. http://www.mainstreetstage.org
The Budweiser Clydesdales will appear in the October 4 Fall Foliage Parade. They will arrive in North Adams on Monday, September 28, and will be guests in the MASS MoCA parking lot for the week. The horses will be available for public viewing Tuesday through Thursday from 9-6 pm, Friday from 9-3 and Saturday from 9-6 pm.
Calling all Children, from infants through eighth graders – join the Children’s parade on Friday, October 2 beginning with registration at 5:00 pm, held at the corner of Main and Eagle Street. The theme is “Taste of the Berkshires.” Call 664.6180.
Among the multitude of events scheduled for the Fall Foliage Festival, the annual Autumn Arts and Crafts Fair and R.O.P.E.S. Family Day promise to draw crowds to the city’s downtown on Saturday, October 3 from 10-4 pm.
Submissions to the North Adams EZine must be received by 4:00 pm Monday afternoon to be considered for inclusion in that week’s issue and are subject to edit. EZine is published by the Mayor’s Office of Tourism. All types of artistic, cultural, historical or recreational events happening in the greater North Adams area will be considered for publication. Mayor’s Office of Tourism – 6 West Main Street in North Adams. Call 664.6180, fax 664.2727.