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FULL EPISODE: August 27, 2021

Visit the 24-acre Berkshire Botanical Garden, one of the oldest publicly displayed gardens in the Northeast. Meet children’s author Ty Allan Jackson, who talks about his work, his passion for reading, and why he chooses to call Pittsfield home. Join western Mass...

FULL EPISODE: August 20, 2021

Explore the history of the arts colony that blossomed in Provincetown and meet a painter (Susan Tilton Pecora) and a photographer (Julie Tremblay) whose works are inspired by the stunning beauty of the Cape Cod National Seashore. Jennifer Glockner, Director of...

FULL EPISODE: August 13, 2021

Explore the picturesque outer dunes of Provincetown, part of the Cape Cod National Seashore. Mike Prout discusses coaching Team US Paralympic Swimming at the Toyoko Paralympics. Join artists Valerie Carrigan and Amy Coon as they create selfie murals a part of a new...

FULL EPISODE: August 6, 2021

WordxWord returned to live performances with a spoken word festival at the Mount, including an event (WordsxWomen) devoted to women’s voices. Meet Lucila Sanchez, founder of Azaleah’s Sewing Academy, which provides sewing lessons to anyone interested, regardless of...

FULL EPISODE: July 30, 2021

Granny’s Baking Table Serves Up Scratch Baked Goods in Springfield  Food and community go hand and hand, and when you throw in nostalgia, few can resist.   At Granny’s Baking Table, owners Sonya Yelder and Todd Crossett serve up classic from-scratch baked goods. Their...

FULL EPISODE: July 23, 2021

Trust Transfer Project Centers Artists’ Voices in Public Health Messaging  Can centering artists’ voices in messaging can improve public health outcomes? It’s a big idea that the Springfield Cultural Partnership and the Community Music School are trying to tackle in...

FULL EPISODE: July 16, 2021

Master Masonry at Sonam’s Stonewalls in Deerfield Sonam Lama was born in the countryside of Tibet when the Cultural Revolution was raging in China, resulting in the destruction of thousands of temples and monasteries.   As a young boy, Sonam dreamed of becoming...

FULL EPISODE: June 25, 2021

Pittsfield Suns Baseball Team Returns to Wahconah Park  For the first time since August 2019, Berkshire County residents will finally be able to partake in the simple pleasure of watching a baseball game at historic Wahconah Park.  For a city like Pittsfield, where...

FULL EPISODE: June 18, 2021

Spectrum in Motion Celebrates the American Experience of People of Color  Based in Hartford, CT, Spectrum in Motion Dance Theater Ensemble’s core mission is to provide equitable dance education for all. The company also aims to reflect the American experience of...