SBCC Newsletter

February 29, 2024

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

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"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

Members: It's Time to Update Your Listing!

All members of the Southern Berkshire Chamber receive a FREE listing in our annual directory. The deadline to update your listing is Wednesday, March 27.

Please log in through the member portal at the top of our website.

If you need assistance, please email us at or call (413) 528-4284.

If you would like to enhance your free listing with a display ad, please see the ad form here.

Women in Leadership Awards

March 8, 2024

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Annual Directory Photo Contest

Deadline: March 18

This is your chance to see your photo on the cover of our annual directory! Images must be high resolution (300 dpi or greater) and submitted digitally to 

by the end of the day on Monday, March 18, 2024. 

Learn more.

Read the February Spotlight Profiles


New Chamber Members!

Local Libraries

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

Curt Bloom

Connect First Consulting

Denise DiGrigoli

Single Step Travel Planners LLC


BARE Electrolysis & Laser Hair Removal

Branches School of the Berkshires

JRC Remodeling

Everyday Money Management

Ramsdell Library

April 15 - Babysitting Basics for ages 11-18 Link

Bushnell-Sage Library

March 7 - Art Exhibition Opening Reception (Exhibition March 2 through March 31) Link

News and Announcements

Saint James Place Appoints Seth Keyes as Executive Director

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center to Hold Gala on August 1 with Performance by Samara Joy

Michele Ragussis Joins Gedney Farm as Executive Chef

Berkshire HorseWorks Receives Grant, Announces New Board Member

Berkshire International Film Festival Announces 2024 Environmental Film Focus Screenings

Greenagers Names Chris Kinne to Board of Directors

Berkshire Community College Announces New Faculty/Staff, Promotion, Title Changes

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Quick Guide to This Weekend

Friday, March 1

Exhibit Opening Celebration: Wild Findings, 3-5pm - CATA at Berkshire Botanical Garden

Mr. Toad's Friday Night Movies: The Tao of Zhang Yi-Mou, 6pm - Race Brook Lodge

Dawn of the Divas Dance Party, 8pm - The Colonial Theatre

Sat., March 2

First Child in the Woods: Caregiver & Infant/Young Child Walk, 10am - Mass Audubon Pleasant Valley

Special Needs Art & Tea Party, 10am - CHP & CATA

Ballet Hispánico, 3pm - The Mahaiwe

Behind the Scenes of "The Gilded Age", 3:30pm - Ventfort Hall

Bach and Paganini Solo Violin Music, 4pm - Crescendo: Lakeville, CT

Zep & Co:, 7:30pm - The Colonial Theatre

Ballet Hispánico, 8pm - The Mahaiwe

Phillip Roebuck, 8pm - Race Brook Lodge

Sunday, March 3

Fun on First Sunday, 1-4pm - The Clark

Global Kids Music Celebration with Elena Moon Park & Friends, 3:30pm - Race Brook Lodge

Bach and Paganini Solo Violin Music, 4pm - Crescendo at Saint James Place

Events Calendar
(Click image to go to event website)

March 1 - CATA

Exhibit Opening Celebration

March 2 - CHP

Special Needs Art & Tea Party

From March 2 - The Mahaiwe

Live Shows

March 2 - Ventfort Hall

Tea & Talk

March 2 & 3 - Crescendo

Violin Concerts

March 2 - Berkshire Theatre Group

Led Zeppelin Tribute Show

March 5 - NPC & SBCC

Lunch & Learn Webinar

March 7 - Construct

Warm Up The Winter Fundraising Concert

March 8 - Berkshire Natural Resources Council

March 8 - BCC

One-Man Variety Show

March 8 - Dewey Hall

Irish Music Workshop & Concert

March 8 & 9 - Race Brook Lodge

Concert Weekend

March 9 - Greenagers

Tree Pruning Workshop

March 9 - Sheffield Farmers Market

Winter Market

March 9-Catamount Mountain Resort

Cardboard Classic

March 9 - Berkshire Bach

Fundraising Concert

March 13 - YMCA Camp Hi-Rock

Virtual Info Session

Save The Dates

Job Openings

Mass Audubon - Summer Camp Staff

Dare Bottle Shop - PT Positions for New Great Barrington Location

BFAIR - Director of Learning and Employee Development

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