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This page highlights all the various events happening at Berkshire Community College's Jonathan Edwards Library throughout the year.
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Fall 2016  Write-In Event At The Library December 5, 2016 & December 6, 2016 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Need time to work on your final papers? Join us in the Jonathan Edwards Library.  Help provided by writing specialists, librarians, and research staff.  YOU DON'T HAVE TO DO THIS ALONE.  WE ARE HERE FOR YOU!  Refreshments! 

 

December, 2016 - The 225th Anniversary Of The Bill Of Rights. 
Date TBA.  More To Come Soon.

 

April 6, 2017, 12:15 p.m

The Berkshire Immigrant Stories Project

The Berkshire Immigrant Stories Project will collect and share the stories of recent local immigrants and their children and grandchildren through an online exhibit and archive called “Your Story, Our Story,” developed by the Tenement Museum of New York.

In early 2017, BCC and partners including the Berkshire Athenaeum and BCC’s Jonathan Edwards Library, will offer hands-on help with photographing objects, writing stories and submitting them to the “Your Story, Our Story” online archive. The workshops, which are free and open to the public, will be held at the Athenaeum at 6 p.m. on Feb. 23 and March 2, and at BCC’s Jonathan Edwards Library on April 6 at 12:15 p.m.

April 6, 13, 20, 27, 2017 : 2:30 - 3:30 

Open Book Discussion of Weeping Under The Same Moon, by Jana Laiz.  Free and open to the General Public.  Part of the BCC NEH/Mass Humanities Center

April 21, 2017, Noon - 1:30

Award Winning Author and Poet, Martin Espada.  In the Boland Auditoreum, Koussevitsky.  Free and open to the General Public.  Part of the BCC NEH/Mass Humanities Center

April 27, 2017  2:30 - 3:30

Author Jana Laiz will come and discuss her book Weeping Under The Same Moon and her recent extensive work with Immigrants' stories.   Free and open to the General Public.  Part of the BCC NEH/Mass Humanities Center



      
     

    Jonathan Edwards Library @ BCC

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    Regular Hours

    Monday - Thursday, 8am to 7pm

    Friday, 8am to 4pm

    Holiday Break, August & Intersession Hours

    Monday - Friday, 8am to 4pm

    THIS WEEK IN THE LIBRARY

    2016 Fall Semester Write-In at BCC

    Need time to work on your final papers? Join us in the Jonathan Edwards Library

     

    Monday Dec. 5th from 9:00am to 2:00pm.

    Tuesday Dec. 6th from 9:00am to 2:00pm


    We’ll have coffee, refreshments, writing consultants, research staff, and more available to help you get started, stay motivated, and get it done.

     
    Sponsored by the Writing Center, the Jonathan Edwards Library, and the Office of Student Life


     

        

      Current Library Displays

      Winter Solstice Display and Bibliography.

          

        Past Event Resources

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        The Jonathan Edwards Library is honored to have been awarded an NEH/ALA grant. Latino Americans: 500 Years of History, produced by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA), is a public programming initiative that supports the exploration of the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have helped shape the United States over the last five centuries.

        Latino Americans: 500 Years of History has been made possible through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association.

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        Past Events

        Convocation 2016

         This year's Convocation took place in October.  For part of this annual tradition at BCC, a book is inscribed and given to the Library in honor of one or two convocation students. The Library is grateful for a generous grant by the Osher Institute For Life Long Learning for making the purchase of these books possible.

        LIST OF CONVOCATION HONOREES AND THE BOOKS DONATED IN THEIR NAME

         

        Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 2pm - Come see the film classic, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.  Refreshments!

         

         

         

         

         

         

         

         

         

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