Save the Date
April 1, Hudson
Hudson Children’s Book Festival Cocktail Party
The Hudson Children’s Book Festival Literacy Fund invites you to its 5th annual cocktail party to raise funds to support the children of the Hudson City School District. Your donation will give a student the opportunity to attend this year’s festival and purchase a book from an author of their choice. Stair Galleries, 5-7 p.m.
April 8, Adams
Get BART Smart
Now in its 10th year, this annual fundraising event supports BART Charter Public School’s college preparatory program. Teams tour the school and compete in a trivia contest throughout BART classrooms to see who will make the grade in subjects like the SATs, Tech 101 and Pop Culture. 6 p.m.
April 8, Ghent
Hot Jazz & Cool Blues
The Ghent Playhouse will hold a benefit to celebrate their longtime “Costumer Extraordinaire” Joanne Maurer. Proceeds from the fundraiser will help finance the installation of air-conditioning in the theater. In addition to a lavish dessert bar, libations of various types and a silent auction, enjoy live music by The Joe Adee Band. 7 p.m.
April 8, Sharon
Annual Spring Poetry Dinner
April 22, Hudson
The Proprietors Ball
You’re invited to the grand reopening of the historic Hudson Opera House. This event is co-chaired by Jean Hamilton and Richard McCarthy.
April 29, Red Hook
Primrose Hill Spring Gala & Auction
Primrose Hill, a Waldorf-inspired school, will hold its 3rd-annual fundraising event in a historic Dutch barn. Don your farm chic attire, and enjoy local food and craft beer, regional wines, live music and dancing. All proceeds go toward the scholarship fund and building project. 6-10 p.m.
May 6, Stockbridge
The Jet Age: A Mod Soirée
Berkshire Country Day School’s annual fundraising gala will benefit its Financial Aid Program.
May 13 & 14, Lenox
“Everyday People” Gala & Performances
CATA’s annual performances and gala celebrating the artistry of people with disabilities will take place at Shakespeare & Company. Saturday’s gala evening includes cocktails at 5 p.m., a performance at 6 p.m., and a buffet reception with music and dancing. Sunday’s matinee performance begins at 1 p.m.
May 28, Sharon
Raptors & Riesling
Meet the resident raptors and enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in a tent on the lawn at Audubon Sharon. 5-7 p.m.