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Kitchen Ka-Boom

December 4, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Wally the stegosaurus looks out at South Street in front of the Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield.
Photo by Kate Abbott

Berkshire Museum will invite young visitors to be a kitchen scientist in Kitchen Ka-Boom with hands-on, kid-safe experiments.

Many of our programs currently have capacity limits, as the museum continues take precautions during the Covid-19 pandemic. To secure a spot, please pre-register.

While we are eager for when it will be safe to consistently welcome whole families to our all-ages programming, at this time, we encourage you to consider having your child accompanied by one parent or caregiver instead of two or more to make more spots available to young people.

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Museum of the Moon is an installation of lunar views and glowing moonlight by UK artist Luke Jerram and an ethereal soundscape by award-winning composer Dan Jones, bringing together science, starlight and celebratory seasonal fun.

Museum of the Moon is an exact replica of Earth’s moon, a gently glowing orb suspended in midair. Jerram created the installation using NASA imagery of the lunar surface, hoping to inspire those who experience it to contemplate the many ways the moon connects humankind across time and culture.

The museum will hold eventsaround the exhibit, from family-friendly magic shows and activities to Paint & Sip, choral music, morning classes from Radiance Yoga, poetry, or a screening of a new documentary about NASA astronauts, The Wonderful, followed by discussion with astronaut Cady Coleman and Josh Simpson, a deep space and cosmos-inspired glass artist.

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Event Details

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Date:
December 4, 2021
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Event Location

Berkshire Museum
39 South St.
Pittsfield, MA
413-443-7171

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