Happening at the Hunt: August 12th to 19th

Saturday, August 12th 9:00 am Join the Friends of the David M. Hunt Library for their quarterly meeting. Our friendly group of volunteers are always looking for new members!
11:00 am to 1:00 pm Paint and Sip for kids! Michelle of Berkshire Paint and Sip will lead kids through the steps needed to create a painting of a sea turtle while enjoying lemonade.
Tuesday, August 15th 10:30 am Join Rita for stories, songs and a snack. This session is tailored to kids ages 0-3.
3:00-4:00 pm Calling all cooks! Make veggie tempura with local, seasonal vegetables with Jenny Schwartz of the Berkshire Co-op. Ages 8 and up please.
Thursday, August 17th10:30 am Join Rita for stories, songs and a snack. This session is meant for kids ages 3-5.
3:00-4:30 pm Build A Rubber Band Racer with Joe Brien. Learn about woodworking and engineering! Experiment! Race! Have Fun! Best for kids 8 and older, accompanied by a parent.
Friday, August 18th 5:00-7:00 pm Knitting at the Hunt. Our knitting group meets the first and thirs Thursdays of each month.

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Happening at the Hunt: August 12th to 19th

Change in hours

Beginning Saturday, July 1st the Hunt will be changing our hours. Please take note of the new hours:
Tuesday 10 am to 5 pm
Thursday 10 am to 5 pm
Friday 3 pm to 7 pm
Saturday 10 am to 1 pm

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Change in hours

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 15th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.


Calling all cooks! Join Jenny Schwartz of the Berkshire Co-op from 3:00-4:00 pm for a workshop that is designed for slightly older chefs with slightly more advanced skills…ages 8+ please. This year’s culinary creation…
Vegetable Tempura made with veggies from our summer harvest.

Thursday, August 17th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.

Create a rubber band racer with Joe Brien of Lost Art Workshops from 3:00-4:30 pm. Build rubber band-powered race care to take home! Learn about woodworking and engineering! Experiment! Race! Have Fun!
Best for kids 8 and older, accompanied by a parent.

Friday, August 18th


Join our knitting group on its new night! Our friendly fiber artists meet the first and third Fridays of the month from 5:00-7:00 pm.

Tuesday, August 22nd

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.


Calling all small fry chefs! Returning for her 3rd summer, Jenny Schwartz of the Berkshire Co-op
is back!! From 3:00 -4:00 pm she’ll be making one of her yummy creations with our younger set of chefs….ages 3-6 please. This year the children will be making Veggie Dumplings!

Thursday, August 24th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.

Mad Science returns by popular demand from 3:30-4:30 pm with a program sure to razzle, dazzle, as young scientists observe the forces of Nature! At 4:30 we’ll finish off the summer reading program with a pizza party for participants! Please register by August 18th and let us know how many pieces of pizza you can eat!

Friday, August 25th


Knitting at the Hunt moves to a new night! Join our friendly group of fiber artists on the first and third Fridays of the month from 5:00-7:00 pm.

Tuesday, August 29th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.

Thursday, August 31st

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.

Friday, September 1st


Join our knitting gr

Saturday, September 2nd


Don’t miss our Upstairs/Downstairs monthly book sale! New, used, and rare books, dvds, audio books, gifts and more! Downstairs all children’s books are free.

Tuesday, September 5th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.

Thursday, September 7th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.
oup on its new night! Our friendly fiber artists meet the first and third Fridays of the month from 5:00-7:00 pm.
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Tuesday, September 12th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.

Thursday, September 14th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.

Friday, September 15th


Knitting at the Hunt moves to a new night! Join our friendly group of fiber artists on the first and third Fridays of the month from 5:00-7:00 pm.

Tuesday, September 19th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.

Thursday, September 21st

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.

Saturday, September 23rd

Join gargoyle enthusiast Mathew Duman for a talk on these fascinating architectural forms at 1:00 pm Saturday afternoon.
In his lecture, Mathew highlights a selection of gargoyles & grotesques found throughout the buildings of Yale University’s campus in New Haven, Ct. Using original photographs from his book, “An Education in the Grotesque”, he explores the artistic, historic, architectural & even humorous significance of these decorative sculptures & their role in communicating the identity of Yale University as a place of learning & enlightenment.

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