Mission Statement:

"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!




SPIRIT BALLOONING
Hot Air Balloon Rides in Connecticut, 
Western MA and Eastern NY




Welcome New Chamber Members:
Inn at Sweet Water Farm

The Inn at Freeman Elms Farm

First Congregational Church

Ellen Shanahan Leadership Consulting

Sheffield in Celebration/Sheffield Fair

Home Care Services of Massachusetts

Berkshire Opera Festival

Artistic License











 

 

 

 

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






Adult Events at
the Great Barrington Libraries


September 29, Friday Senior Center Resource Counseling, 
Ramsdell 2:00-4:00pm

Children's Events at
the Great Barrington Libraries

MONDAYS at Mason: "Read & Wag" Read to One of Our Reading Dogs 3:30-4:15 (school-aged children, please register)

TUESDAYS at Mason: Brain Builders! Play & Learn 10:30-11:30 (baby-5 years)

SATURDAYS at Ramsdell: Fun with Fine Arts 10:30-11:30 (5-12 years)

September 29, Friday Family Movie "Smurfs: The Lost Village" (2017), Mason 6:15pm (drop in)
























































































































































































































 

 
Thank you for renewing your membership with
The Southern Berkshire Chamber of Commerce:
 Berkshire Children's Chorus

Crescendo Inc.

Berkshire Bike & Board

The Journal of Antiques & Collectibles

Fiesta Bar & Grill

One Mercantile

Railroad Street Youth Project

First Congregational Church of Sheffield, United Church of Christ

Berkshire County Kid's Place

Gallery 315 Home Furnishings

The Well Restaurant & Bar

Berkshire Hills Regional School District

Southern Berkshire Registry of Deeds

The Berkshire Eagle

Traveling Professor

October Mountain Financial Advisors

Staveleigh House Bed and Breakfast

Egremont Village Inn/The Barn


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





In this fact-filled workshop, you'll learn tips, tricks and shortcuts that will help you use your computer more quickly and efficiently as well as discovering lots of great resources that make computing easier. And there will be plenty of time for questions at the end.

Jean Atwater-Williams has over 30 years of business management and telecommunications experience. She founded BizTech Associates in 2001 to assist clients in selecting and implementing the right technologies to cost-effectively meet their needs. Her clients include academic institutions, nonprofits and foundations, small businesses, professional offices and individuals.



 






News and Events from our Members!



Friday September 29th
Aaron Comess Trio & James Maddock
8pm $25
Saturday September 30th
Jason Darling and California
8pm $15




 


Parade Details

North Adams, MA
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Parade kick-off at 1:00 PM















On Saturday, October 7th from 8:30 AM - 11 AM
the South Berkshire Household Hazardous Waste Collaborative will hold 
a paint and oil collection in Great Barrington for the 15 participating towns.  





It's Horse Show Time!

Sunday, October 8th 10:00am - 3:00pm

 

 







SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 8 AM

Join us for the second annual Stone Hill Trailblazer 5K Run, a great way to explore both the Clark's campus trails and the interconnected trails maintained by the town of Williamstown. The race features individual timed results and is open to runners and walkers of all ages and abilities.

Registration: $32 ($27 members); ages 12 and under are free. Register before September 23 to save $5 and receive a free race T-shirt!

 Click here to register. Call 413 344 4472 for further information.

 


 






The Community Development Corporation of South Berkshire is hosting its first  Community At Bat, a charity softball game to take place on 
Sunday October 22, 2017 at 1pm at Memorial Field on Bridge Street 
in  Great Barrington. Proceeds will support the CDCSB's work in 
creating affordable housing in the Berkshires. 
We are pleased to announce that special guest, 
Representative Smitty Pignatelli, will be the game day announcer, and Senator Adam Hinds will  be a team captain. We also invite community members to take part in the game and to join us as volunteers and spectators. 

   

Calling all  LOCAL PLAYWRIGHTS!

Announcing the 2nd Annual 

RADIUS PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL

DEADLINE :  October 30, 2017 at 5pm




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