Berkshire Athenaeum offers Art program: Create your own Van Gogh masterpiece!

The Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s Public Library, is hosting a Pastel Painting workshop presented by Gregory Maichack on Tuesday, September 24, 6 – 8 pm. Participants will create their own rendition of Van Gogh’s much-loved masterpiece, Starry Night.

Gregory John Maichack is a portraitist and painter working primarily in pastels. Maichack teaches his techniques in workshops throughout New England. This free program is available for adults and teens 16 or older; all materials are provided.

Space is limited; and registration is required. To register, contact the Athenaeum Reference Department at pittsref@cwmars.org or (413) 499-9480 x202 during regular library hours.

This program is offered as part of Boom! Next Chapter, an initiative providing information and ideas on pursuing a healthy, creative and productive retirement for the generation born 1946 - 1964.

The project is a collaboration of the Berkshire Athenaeum; Friends of the Berkshire Athenaeum; Froio Center; and RSVP- Berkshire County with funding provided by an LSTA grant, a Federal source of library funding administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Additional information available at www.pittsfieldlibrary.org
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For further information, contact

Madeline Kelly
Supervisor, Reference Services
Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield's Public Library
One Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 499-9480

www.pittsfieldlibrary.org