SBCC Newsletter

February 2, 2023

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In this Week's Newsletter

  • Chamber News
  • February Spotlights
  • New Member Welcome
  • Library Events
  • Announcements
  • Quick Guide to This Weekend
  • Event Calendar
  • Save-The-Dates
  • News from Our Towns
  • Job Openings

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SBCC Mission Statement:

"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

Women in Leadership Awards

Nomination Deadline Feb. 6

Nominate a Berkshire Woman in Leadership for the Mentor Leader or Rising Star category. Nominations are due February 6th.

Submit a nomination online!

Watch for ticket information for the event on March 8 at Crissey Farm, coming soon.

BAH February 9 at Ventfort Hall

Our members as well as the members of the Lenox Chamber are invited to join us for Business After Hours at Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum on Thursday, February 9th.

Register here


New Chamber Members!

Local Libraries

Noble Farm

Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum

O'Connor and Agar, LLC

Windsor Advantage

Berkshire Compost

Tableaux Wealth

Scout House

FYZICAL Therapy and Balance Centers

Cafua Management

Gulotta’s Inc. 


Roberto's Pizza

Troy Fine Art Services, Inc.

Adams Community Bank

Flying Church Coffee

NTR Bookkeeping

OsteoStrong Great Barrington

Mason Library

Crafty Saturdays


Bushnell-Sage Library

Feb. 15 - Children's Art: Sun Collages


News and Announcements

The Berkshire B’nai Tzedek Youth Foundation, a Program of Hevreh and the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires, Announces Grant Opportunity; Deadline February 22

Registration Open For Dewey Hall's Sourdough Bread Contest on Friday, March 3rd; Register by February 20th to Enter

Applications Now Open for Sheffield Kiwanis 2023 Scholarship; Deadline April 1

Construct Launches Warm Up The Winter Campaign

BCC's 40 Under Forty to Resume Spring Schedule

Massachusetts Health Connector Offers Webinar on Health Insurance for Small Businesses

Quick Guide to This Weekend

Friday, Feb. 3

Drop-In Art Making, 5:30-7:30pm -

Berkshire Art Center (Pittsfield)

Community Boxing at

the Housy Dome, 4:45-5:45pm - Berkshire Pulse

Rev Tor's Dead of Winter Jam, 7:30pm - The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield

I Anbassa Presents: Babylon By Bus (Bob Marley Tribute), 7:30-10:30pm - Egremont Barn

Saturday, Feb. 4

Ageless Yoga, 10am - Bushnell-Sage Library

Crafty Saturday, 10am - 3pm - Mason Library

Conversations with Artists: Jomo Tariku, 2pm - The Clark (Online)

Concert: Cantos y Suspiros - Songs and Sighs, 4pm - Crescendo in Lakeville VT

Movie: Beasts of the Southern Wild, 7pm - The Mahaiwe

Wanda Houston Band, 7:30-10:30pm -Egremont Barn

Sunday, Feb. 5

Jazz Brunch, 12-3pm - The Stagecoach Tavern

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

Concerts at the Conforti, 3-4pm - The Clark

Lecture: Du Bois Freedom Center Historian-in-Residence, Kendra T. Field, 4pm at the Lenox Library

Concert: Cantos y Suspiros - Songs and Sighs, 4pm - Crescendo at Saint James Place

Thank You For Renewing Your Membership!

Barrington Brewery

Berkshire Bach Society

Berkshire Bank

Body & Soul Day Spa Great Barrington

Community Health Programs

Construct, Inc.

E Caligari & Son

Fairview Hospital

Great Barrington Public Theater

Greylock Federal Credit Union


NBT Bank

The Old Mill

People's Pantry Inc

Ski Butternut Ski Area & Tubing Center

SVNA Home Assistance

Events Calendar
(Click image to go to event website)

Feb. 2 - Race Brook Lodge

Live Music

February 3 - Berkshire Theatre Group Concert

Feb. 3 - Egremont Barn

Live Music

February 4 & 5 - Crescendo


Starting Feb. 4 - The Mahaiwe


February 5 - The Clark

First Sunday Activities

Feb. 5 - Du Bois Freedom Center

Lecture at Lenox Library

Feb. 8 - March 15 - Berkshire South

Storytelling Class

Starting Feb. 9 - Greenagers & Railroad Street Youth Project

Naturalist Club

Feb. 10 - Berkshire Art Center

Watercolor Valentines Class

Feb. 11 - Sheffield Farmers' Market

Winter Market at Dewey Hall

Feb. 11 - Berkshire HorseWorks Romance at the Ranch

February 11 - BCC

First Aid and AED Certification

Feb. 11 - Berkshire Bach Society


February 11 - Sandisfield Recreation Committee

Winter Dance

February 12 - Ventfort Hall

Valentine Cabaret

February 15 - CATA

Reading at Lenox Library

February 15 - Bidwell House

Virtual Lecture

Feb. 16 - Schumacher Center


February 16 - Dewey Hall

Swing Dance

Save The Dates!

Feb. 18 - Berkshire Grown Winter Farmers Market

Feb. 18 - Berkshire Food Co-op

Kids Cooking Class

Limited space; Register by Feb. 16

February 19 - GBAM

Winter Arts Market

Feb. 19 - Monterey Community Center Winterfest

February 25 - Sheffield Kiwanis Raffle Drawing

March 1 - Health Connector for Business

March 3 - Construct

Benefit Concert

March 17 - The Mahaiwe

Postmodern Jukebox

Early Summer Shows at Berkshire Theatre Group

April 1 - Berkshire Art Center Gala

June 24 - Jacob's Pillow


June 10 - Norman Rockwell Museum Gala

News From Our Towns

Interested in Running for Election to a Town Office? It's Time to Get the Process Started

FY24 Budget Meetings Get Under Way This Month

Community Questionnaire

Job Openings

Berkshire Bike and Board Bicycle Mechanic | Apprentice Bicycle Mechanic

Greenagers Pathways to the Trades Director

MassHire Berkshire Workforce Board Industry Manager

Catamount Ski Lift Attendant

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