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


Southern Berkshire Towns :  Alford, Egremont, Great Barrington, Monterey, 
Mt. Washington,  New Marlborough, Otis, Sandisfield & Sheffield

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*Every month we randomly draw member business names during the Business After Hours.  Those members are then asked if they would like to be featured in the Business Spotlight.  Featured members must submit requested information.  We hope your business is drawn soon!




Welcome New Chamber Members:
Silo Media

Reiner White and Sons

Bola Granola

Game MasDerr

Stockbridge Chamber of Commerce

Visit Lenox - The Lenox Chamber of Commerce

Lee Chamber of Commerce

Field & Cellar, LLC

IS183 Art School of the Berkshires

Powerhouse Square

Lakeside Estates Bed & Breakfast

The Southfield Store

Close Encounters with Music












 

 

 

 

DON'T FORGET TO LOOK FOR 
GIGI & MILLIE IN EACH NEWSLETTER!









GB Reads RBG:Ride the third wave, a celebration of feminism.Film & discussion for teens:
"She's Beautiful When She's Angry"
Saturday, April 14
1:45-4:15 Mason Library


Ruth Bader Ginsburg inspires discussion about Feminism.  We've invited teens from area schools for a discussion and to watch the movie.  Facilitator:  Pat Sharpe from Bard College at Simon's Rock.  We'll provide pizza, popcorn and drinks!

Register online, please!































































































































 





































 

 
Thank you for renewing your membership with
The Southern Berkshire Chamber of Commerce:
Timberlyn Heights

Town of Otis

Timpane Construction Inc.

Berkshire International Film Festival

Happy Nails

Southern Berkshire Volunteer Ambulance Squad Inc.

Riverbrook Residence, Inc.

ExtraSpecialTeas

Roger Trucking

NBT Bank

Aston Magna Foundation

Tomich Landscape Design and Construction

Adam Paul Heller Studio LLC

Cellarbration Wine, Beer & Spirits

Berkshire Rivers Fly Fishing

Magic Fluke

Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires

Community Access to the Arts

Village Mortgage Company

Berkshire Fairfield Inn & Suites

Viability

Berkshire Community Land Trust

Michele's Salon & Day Spa

Berkshire Property Agents

Berkshire Family and Individual Resources, Inc.

Snap Shop

Kimball Fuel

Berkshire Co-op Market

Berkshire Bank

Great Barrington Historical Society & Museum

WSBS

Barnbrook Realty Corp

Gifted Child

AJA Risk Management Consultants, Inc.

RWP Tax & Accounting LLP

Berkshire South Regional Community Center

Congregation Ahavath Shalom

First Congregational Church of Sheffield

Saint James Place

Harland B. Foster Inc.

Dick Coon Construction

Church Street Trading Co. and Hillary Rush Berkshires

Southern Berkshire Shopper's Guide

Evergreen Fine American Crafts

Karen Allen Fiber Arts

TP Saddleblanket

Michael R. Bertelli, Electrician

John F. Graney Metal

Town of Sheffield

William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty

CMC:Berkshires

The Marketplace Kitchen

Berkshire Grown

Berkshire Housing Development Corp

WAMC NE Public Radio

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

Adelson & Company PC

SoCo Creamery

Plaza Package

Upcoming Events from the Southern Berkshire 
Chamber of Commerce...

Have you seen our new Sponsorship Bundles?








 



 




News and Events from our Members!









Field and Cellar
Opening Night
April 13th 5pm-9pm
at the
Thornewood Inn

Prix Fixe Menu
Reservations only please
413.273.8300
fieldandcellar@gmail.com





BIFF will present environmental films throughout 
the year beginning this April.  

Sunday, April 15 at 3PM  - A screening of A PLASTIC OCEAN with a panel discussion 
immediately following 

Sunday, April 22 at 3PM - A screening of THE BULLISH FARMER with a panel 
discussion immediately following.

More information about the special speakers and these events in the coming weeks, but 
mark your calendars so you don't miss out!

This environmental series has been generously underwritten by 
Lillian Lennox & J. Gregory Whitehead.


 
















 


Cyber Security Workshop
for Nonprofits & 
Small Businesses

Wednesday, April 18th
10 AM to NOON
at the BCC South County Center
343 Main Street, Great Barrington

The cost is $35









 

 

 


 
















April 26, 2018 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
The Stationery Factory in Dalton

$50 for 1Berkshire Members  
$60 for General Admission




 


ArtWeek Event
Tracing Native Histories on the Landscape
April 28

Before it officially opens for the season, join the Bidwell House Museum and guide Robert Hoogs on a new interpretive trail as you retrace the steps of the Native Americans-specifically the local Stockbridge Band of the Mohican Tribe-who lived and hunted in this area for thousands of years.  As you explore the Native American presence that pre-dated early settler history-this was not the "howling wilderness" often portrayed-you can consider how Mohicans lived on this land for centuries before and after the English settlers. Sitting on 192 acres, this tour will show you some of the 4 miles of forest trails and stone walls on the Bidwell grounds.  The walk begins at 10 a.m. and is FREE.



















PLAN AHEAD:
MOTHER'S DAY BRUNCH



SUNDAY, MAY 13
10:30 AM

The Clark tradition returns with a gourmet Mother's Day brunch prepared by Chef Dan Hardy. The menu includes honey bourbon glazed ham, smoked salmon, quiche, french toast, bacon, breakfast potatoes, fresh fruit, yogurt with berries and granola, honey yeast rolls, honey apple cake, and assorted pastries. Mothers receive a special gift bag featuring raw honey from the Clark's bees.

Seating is at 10:30 am; brunch closes at 12 pm. Reservations are required.  Click here to purchase tickets.










IT IS THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN!!

MAYFEST 2018

HONORING DEBORAH 
AND BILL RYAN

Monday, May 21, 2018
5:30 - 8:30

This year tickets may be purchased on line
Go to www.constructinc.org
click on MayFest RSVP to reserve your ticket


Tickets are $95.00


 





Tickets On Sale ~ May 1

$20 adults | $10 youth ages 4-18

By phone: (413) 274-6624
In person: Berkshire Pulse, 420 Park St, Housatonic


 
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