Event Archives

Special Screening! Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

Documentary screening hosted by the Community Development Corporation of South Berkshire: "Jane Jacobs: Battle for the City," about planner and activist Jane Jacobs’ struggle to give NYC residents a voice in their future.  FREE event with community conversation following.  Sunday, June 25, 4 PM, Triplex Cinema, 70 Railroad Street, Great Barrington, MA  Co-sponsored by 1Berkshire, BerkShares,  Berkshire International Film Festival,  Schumacher Center for New Economics, Construct, Inc., Great Barrington Land Conservancy, and the Triplex Cinema;

Collective Courage: A History of African American Cooperative Thought and Practice

BerkShares, Inc. is pleased to help sponsor this talk by Professor Jessica Gordon Nembhard about the African American history of cooperative economic thought and practice, in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The talk will take place from 12 to 1 pm at the First Congregational Church, 251 Main Street, Great Barrington, MA, with a reception and community conversation to follow.

 

Please bring an item of non-perishable food for People's Pantry.