BERKSHIRE OPERA FESTIVAL PRESENTS: DON GIOVANNI
|SATURDAY - AUGUST 20, 2022|
Williamstown, 1 p.m.
Don Giovanni will be performed at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington, MA on Saturday, August 20 @ 1 pm, Tuesday, August 23rd @ 7:30 pm and Friday, August 26th @ 7:30 pm. The performance is sung in Italian with projected English translations and has an approximate running time of 3 hours and 10 minutes with one intermission. Click on the link below for more information about the show, cast, and tickets. We hope to see you there! https://www.berkshireoperafestival.org/don-giovanni
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THE CLARK'S SUMMER BOOK CLUB
|THURSDAY - AUGUST 25, 2022|
Williamstown, 7:00 p.m.
The Clark staff and participants will be discussing "A Field Guide to Getting Lost" by Rebecca Solnit in the Manton Research Center Reading Room. Each meeting is free, but capacity is limited. Copies of all book club titles are available through the Museum Store, in-person or online. Register for each meeting you would like to attend.
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THE CLARK OFFERS SAND-CASTING PROGRAM
Williamstown, 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.
The Clark is offering a free weekly program that is open to the public in the Clark Center’s Fernández Terrace every Thursday. Learn about the traditional method of sand casting and create your own 3-D work of art to take home using sand and plaster.
No registration is required. More information here.
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DISCUSSION ON RODIN STRUCTURES
|SATURDAY - AUGUST 27, 2022|
Williamstown, 2 p.m.
Associate director of the Williams Graduate Program in the History of Art at the Clark Art Institute Emmelyn Butterfield-Rosen discusses Rodin’s path between The Thinker and the Monument to Balzac.
This free event will be held in the auditorium and on Zoom. Advance registration for the Zoom transmission is required.
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HAY DAY FAIR
Williamstown, 11 am to 3 pm
The Williamstown Historical Museum invites the public to their fourth annual Hay Day Fair on Sunday, Aug. 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the Museum.
Admission is $10 for immediate families and $5 for individuals. All proceeds go to support the Museum's mission of preserving Williamstown's history. There is limited parking at the Museum, with additional parking available across Rt. 7 at Bloeded Park.
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WILLIAMSTOWN HISTORICAL MUSEUM HOSTS FAIR
Williamstown, 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Hay Day Fair will be held at the Williamstown Historical Museum, located at 32 New Ashford Road in South Williamstown. There will be Food, games, and a silent auction. Admission: $10 for immediate families; $5 for individuals More information here.
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AUGUST ADVENTURES DAY
|TUESDAY - AUGUST 30, 2022|
On Tuesday, August 30, the Clark Art Institute partners with the Highland Street Foundation to host August Adventures Day, providing free admission for all visitors.
Each day, the program makes one museum, zoo, nature sanctuary, or event available to all with no admission fee. On August 30, visitors can visit three special exhibitions, Rodin in the United States: Confronting the Modern; José Guadalupe Posada: Symbols, Skeletons, and Satire; and Tauba Auerbach and Yuji Agematsu: Meander, and the permanent collection galleries—featuring a rich array of works by artists, including John Singer Sargent, Winslow Homer, Berthe Morisot, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and Edgar Degas.
For more information on the Clark, visit clarkart.edu. For additional details on August Adventures, visit highlandstreet.org.
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CLARK HOSTS VIRTUAL BOOK LAUNCH
|FRIDAY - SEPTEMBER 09, 2022|
Williamstown, 12:00 p.m.
The Clark Art Institute will host a free virtual conversation celebrating the launch of the 2022–23 meander-themed issue of The Serving Library Annual
Advance registration is required for the Zoom transmission. For more information and registration here.
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