SBCC Newsletter

April 11, 2024

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  • Chamber News
  • April Spotlights
  • New Member Welcome
  • Library Events
  • Announcements
  • Quick Guide to This Weekend
  • Event Calendar
  • Save the Dates
  • Job Openings

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SBCC Mission Statement:

"To promote business prosperity and a healthy, inclusive community by providing information, services and advocacy for its members."

Southern Berkshire Towns: Alford, Egremont, Great Barrington, Monterey, 

Mt. Washington, New Marlborough, Otis, Sandisfield & Sheffield

Chamber News

April BAH

Members of the Southern Berkshire Chamber are invited to join us for Business After Hours tonight, Thursday, April 11 from 5pm to 7pm at Adams Community Bank in Great Barrington.

To register, please go to the Event Page.

Event Page

Read the April Spotlight Profiles

Wyantenuck Country Club


New Chamber Members!

Local Libraries


Sugar & Rye

Barrington Stage Company

Optimal Wellness Center

Music Mountain

Shire Video

Mend. Sustainable Spa & Retail

Clark Green + Bek

Bon Dimanche

Knollwood Antiques LLC

Randall Trophies, LLC

New York Life Insurance

Nutrition For You LLC

Friends of Great Barrington Libraries

Dare Bottle Shop

Berkshire County Head Start

RogersGray, A Baldwin Risk Partner

Mason Library

April 13 - Meditation for Health and Wellness Link

Bushnell-Sage Library

April 13 - Essential Oils Made Simple Link

News and Announcements

Town of Great Barrington: Town-Wide Earth Day Clean-up is April 20

Downtown Pittsfield, Inc. Celebrates Spring Week, April 13-21

Town of Egremont: Main Street Sidewalk Installation Starts April 15

The Public Is Invited to the Annual Meeting of the Great Barrington Historical Society & Museum, April 16 at 6pm at the Museum

Acclaimed Mezzo Soprano Adriana Zabala to Perform for Berkshire Childrens' Chorus Annual Benefit

Ventfort Hall Names Director of Programming & Events, Announces 2024 Season

Berkshire Community College Announces Performances of "Rebel Town: The Boston Tea Party Musical"

Berkshire Pulse to Present Performance by Young Choreographers at The Foundry, May 7

Pittsfield Cooperative Bank Opens New Branch, Unveils New Signage

Gould Farm to Hold 5K Run/Walk June 2

Quick Guide to This Weekend

Friday, April 12

NestWatch Training, 10am - Berkshire Natural Resources Council

Environmental Film: Le Poète Lucide, 5pm - BIFF

Rock and Bowl Fundraiser for South Community Food Pantry, 5-8pm - Berkshire Art Center

Down County Social Club: LI, 7pm - Race Brook Lodge

Saturday, April 13

Noticing Nature: Family Exploration, 10am - Berkshire Natural Resources Council

Scavenger Hunt, 11am - Blue Rider Stables

Meditation for Health and Wellness, 11am - Mason Library

Kids' Concert with Terry A La Berry and Friends, 12pm - Berkshire Theatre Group

Saturday, continued

Essential Oils Made Simple, 2pm - Bushnell-Sage Library

Organ Concert by Peter Sykes, 4pm - Berkshire Bach

Sunday, April 14

Jazz Brunch with Bobby MacVeety, 11am-3pm - Stagecoach Tavern

Cross-Cultural Synergy, 4pm - The Mahaiwe

April School Break Programs

April 15-19 - April Break Horsemanship Program, 9am-3pm at Blue Rider Stables. Join for one day or the whole week. Space is limited.

April 17 - Sprouting with Seeds Art-Marking Workshop, for ages 5 and up at The Clark.

April 19 - KidNet, a family event with bilingual storytime and more, at Norman Rockwell Museum by Literacy Network of South Berkshire.

Events Calendar
(Click image to go to event website)

April 11 - Catwalk Boutique

Discount Days for Chamber members

April 11 - Great Barrington Public Theater

Fundraiser Screening

April 12 - Berkshire International Film Festival/Dare Bottle Shop

Environment Film Focus Series

April 13 - Berkshire Natural Resources Council

Outdoor Family Event

April 13 - Blue Rider

Scavenger Hunt

April 13 - Berkshire Bach

Organ Concert

April 14 - Optimal Wellness Center

Therapeutic Yin Yoga Class

April 17 - Ventfort Hall

Bilingual Staged Reading

April 17 - Dewey Hall

Drop-In Storytelling Evening

April 18 - Downtown Pittsfield, Inc.

Kids' Tea Party

April 19 - LitNet of South Berkshire

Kids' Event at Norman Rockwell Museum

April 19 - Greenhouse Yoga

Spoken Word Event

April 20 - Extra Special Teas

Annual Blue Party

April 21 - Great Barrington Arts Market

Winter Market at Saint James Place

April 24 - Bidwell House Museum

Webinar: Bringing History to Life

Save The Dates

April 25 - Williamstown Chamber Small Business Workshop

April 26-28 - Ventfort Hall


April 27 - Sheffield Kiwanis

Food Drive

From April 27 - The Bookloft

Spring Events

April 27 - Sheffield Land Trust

Arbor Day Plant Sale

April 27-Sandisfield Arts Center

Talk: Churches of Sandisfield

May 3 - Berkshire Theatre Group

Circus Show

May 4 - Sandisfield Recreation Committee

Spring Fling Dance

May 5 - The Elm

Drag Brunch

May 5 - Crescendo

Gilbert & Sullivan Concert

May 11 - Roadside Cafe

Ribbon Cutting

May 11 & 12 - CATA

Gala & Annual Performance

May 12 - Berkshire Children's Chorus Annual Concert

May 14 - BFAIR

Annual Meeting

May 18 - Back to Heart Center

Spring Chi Kung Workshop

May 18 - Railroad Street Youth Project Culinary Apprenticeship Dinner

June 1 - Blue Rider Stables

Circus Performance

July 20 - Ski Butternut

Music Festival

Job Openings

Greenagers - Summer Farm Crew

Norman Rockwell Museum - Paid Internships

Berkshire Food Co-op - Multiple Positions

Chesterwood - Visitor Services

Dare Bottle Shop - PT Positions Available

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