August 1st - “Yes, We All Have Bias!” - Part 2, Deeper Dive - Nonprofit Center of the Berkshires offers a BRIDGE two-session training. BRIDGE leads a two-session training on inclusive leadership skills for navigating bias in the workplace. Open to the public, 9 - 12 PM, to register: npcberkshires.org/events/yes-we-all-have-bias
August 1st - TRJ- South - Community meetings for racial justice. 1st Thursdays of the month, free and open to the public at 6:30 pm at the UU Church 1089 Main St, Housatonic, MA 01236
August 5th-16th Happiness Toolbox Summer Leadership and educational program for youth! First Congregational Church, Great Barrington, MA 01230
August 5th - Race Task Force - Community representatives meeting for Racial Justice. Meets monthly on the First Monday. 12:30 - 3 PM at Ralph Froio Senior Center. 330 North St, Pittsfield, MA 01201. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
August 10th - Day of Action with Yo-Yo Ma - from 9 - 3 PM on the commons in Pittsfield MA. Table building, panel discussions, tree plantings, music and more.
August 15th - Happiness Toolbox Celebration - First Congregational Church 5:30 PM
October 25th to November 9th - Pipeline by Dominique Morisseau - A play about longstanding systemic barriers facing black families. WAM in partnership with BRIDGE. Tickets on sale July 19th. 11/4 at 12:30 is RTF show and 11/7 at 7:30 PM is TRJ show. Discounted tickets available.
November 3rd - Save the Date for Women to Women 10th anniversary!
November 13th - Wing Night - Patrick’s Pub - details coming
Lean in with us!!
“Individual commitment to a group effort--that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work." --Vince Lombardi
Join BRIDGE at Shakespeare and Company’s July 4th celebration. This shift to a culturally aware celebration is a reflection of the work Gwendolyn has supported. Come celebrate these diverse voices being heard and a new tradition being born.
The event is free and there will be food for purchase.
More information is available here.
1:30 - 5 PM at 70 Kemble St, Lenox, MA 01240
(No TRJ this month, so please join the TRJ community here!)