Bits and Bites: Dine, view art


Summer party

Enjoy seasonal food favorites and a cash bar surrounded by the beauty of the Bennington Museum's exhibit "Milton Avery's Vermont," at the mid-summer party on Friday.

From 5 to 8 p.m., there will be food, drink and live music alongside the work of prominent American modernist Avery, which he created based upon his summers spent in southern Vermont from the mid-1930s to the mid-1940s.

Reservations requested by calling Jeanne Conner at 802-447-1571 ext. 202.

Legion Auxiliary breakfast

The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary will have its monthly breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, July 10, at the post home on Tunnel Street, Readsboro, Vt.

Enjoy a homestyle country breakfast of eggs pancakes or french toast, sausage, toast, orange juice and coffee. All for a $6 donation.

Waffle Bar FUNdraiser

The Northern Berkshire Community Coalition's Community Outreach Volunteers will host the Rockin' Raffle Waffle Bar FUNdraiser from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, at the UNO Community Center, 157 River St., North Adams, Mass.

The event will feature a waffle bar, in which attendees can dress their waffle with a variety of delicious toppings.

There will also be raffles to support the new workforce development program, Employ North Berkshire. This program will help build employable skills and provide a success coach to North County individuals who are in search of steady employment. Raffle prizes have been donated by Berkshire Theatre Group, MASS MoCA, Oh Crepe, North Adams Movieplex, Sounds and Tones Records, Shear Madness Salon and more.

Admission will be free; raffle tickets can be purchased the night of the event. Tickets will cost $1 per ticket or $5 for an arm's length. Flannel Dan and the Panhandle Band, Common Folk and many more will be performing live.

Parking will be available in the lot on the corner of Bracewell Avenue and Houghton Street.

For more information, call Annie Rodgers, at 413-663-7588.


If you'd like to leave a comment (or a tip or a question) about this story with the editors, please email us. We also welcome letters to the editor for publication; you can do that by filling out our letters form and submitting it to the newsroom.

Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions