Becket Art Center 2017 Season at a Glance

*All events are at the Becket Arts Center unless otherwise noted

Date      Event
May 26 @ 6-8:30 PM

     Art Exhibit Opening: Washington-Becket School Exhibit

     in the upstairs gallery

June 11 @ 4-6 PM

     Release Gathering for the Summer 2017 issue of

     StoneWalls II,

     literary and art journal of the Hilltowns of Western MA

June 17 @ 9 AM     Meditation:  The Four Foundations of Mindfulness Workshop (Lisa Piemont)
June 24 @ 2 PM      Art Exhibition 1 Opening: Featuring the work of Amalia FourHawks, Wendy Jensen, Ivor Parry and Carolyn Wells
June 30 @ 7 PM      The Hilltown Singalong
July 6 @ 2-5 PM      Drawing Workshop (Sorokin) 
July 7 @ 5-6 PM

     Families Dance Together  @ Jacob’s Pillow

July 8 @ 9-10 AM

     Yoga with Rima Sala 

July 8 @ 10 AM-10 PM

     Hilltown Brouhaha North Becket

July 11 @ 7:30 PM

     Marty Lasker Lectures: State Senator Adam Hinds:  Arts and Tourism and Public Policy

July 12 @ 5:30 – 8:30 PM

     Writing Workshop (Dworkin) 

July 13 @ 2-5 PM      Drawing Workshop (Sorokin)
July 14 @ 5-6 PM      Families Dance Together @ Jacob’s Pillow
July 15 @ 9-10 AM      Yoga with Rima Sala
July 15 @ 10:15-11:15 AM      Meditation:  The Four Foundations of Mindfulness Workshops (Lisa Piemont) 
July 17 – July 21

     Camp 1 for ages 5-8  @ BAC

July 17 – July 21

     Camp 1 for ages 9-13

     @ Becket Federated Church

July 18 @ 7:30 PM      Marty Lasker Lectures:  Barbara Rundback:  Presidents, Politics, and the Pen
July 19 @ 5:30-8:30 PM      Writing Workshop:  Your Writing Journey (Dworkin)
July 20 @ 2-5 PM      Drawing Workshop (Sorokin)
July 21 @ 5-6 PM      Families Dance Together @ Jacob’s Pillow
July 22 @ 9-10 AM      Yoga with Rima Sala
July 22 @ 10:15-11:15 AM       Meditation:  The Four Foundations of Mindfulness Workshop (Lisa Piemont)
July 22 @ 2 PM

     Art Exhibition 2 Opening: Featuring the work of Margie Skaggs, Iva Kalikow, Liz Titone, and Frank Tencza

July 25 @ 7:30 PM      Marty Lasker Lectures: Quilts and Mixed Media Collage:  Motivation, Inspiration and Fabrication
July 26 @ 10:30AM-12:30PM

     Painting on Glass Workshop (Evans) @ Artist’s Studio

     Great Barrington

July 27 @ 2-5 PM      Drawing Workshop (Sorokin)
July 28 @ 5-6 PM      Families Dance Together @ Jacob’s Pillow
July 27 @ 7 PM

     The Hilltown Singalong 

July 29 @ 9-10 AM      Yoga with Rima Sala
July 29 @ 10:15-11:15 AM       Meditation:  The Four Foundations of Mindfulness Workshop (Lisa Piemont)
August 1 @ 7:30 PM

     Marty Lasker Lectures: The Force of Nature – Wayne Klockner, VP/State Director Nature Conservancy

August 3 @ 2-5 PM

     Painting Workshop (Sorokin) 

August 4 @ 5-6 PM

     Families Dance Together @ Jacob’s Pillow

August 5 @ 9-10 AM

     Yoga with Rima Sala 

August 5 @ 10:15-11:15 AM      Meditation:  The Four Foundations of Mindfulness Workshop (Lisa Piemont) 
August 8 @ 5:30 PM

     Wine and Hors d’oeuvres Reception

     (Supporter level and above)

August 8 @ 7:30 PM      Marty Lasker Lectures:  David Bartley, Blue Jazz Quartet:  It’s Only Live if You’re There
August 10 @ 2-5 PM      Painting Workshop (Sorokin)
August 11 @ 5-6 PM      Families Dance Together @ Jacob’s Pillow
August 12 @ 9-10 AM

     Yoga with Rima Sala

August 14 – August 18

     Camp 2 for ages 5-8 @ BAC

August 14 – August 18

     Camp 2 for ages 9-13

     @ Becket Federated Church

August 15 @ 7:30 PM

     Marty Lasker Lectures: Kevin Moran, Berkshire Eagle Editor, The Future of Arts in the Berkshires

August 17 @ 2-5 PM

     Painting Workshop (Sorokin)

August 18 @ 5-6 PM

     Families Dance Together @ Jacob’s Pillow

August 19 @ 9-10 AM

     Yoga with Rima Sala

August 19 @ 2 PM

     BAC Members’ Exhibition

August 23 

@ 9:30AM-12:30PM

     Block Printing Workshop (DuBow) 

August 24 @ 2-5 PM      Painting Workshop (Sorokin)
August 25 @ 7 PM

     The Hilltown Singalong

August 30

@ 9:30AM-12:30PM

     Block Printing Workshop (DuBow)
September 2 @ 2 PM

     Art Exhibition 3 Opening:  Featuring the work of Ben Porway, Nathan Hanford, Ilene Spiewak, and Roz Sommer

September 9 

@ 10 AM-12 PM

     Knitted Knockers Workshop 

September 9 @ 8 PM

     Bobby Sweet Benefit Bash @ PaPa Bob’s

     (formerly Uncle Larry’s Tavern) 

 

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