Members of the Human Rights Commission (left) and Janis Akerstrom, Director of Community Development (right)
pose with MCAD Chairwoman Jamie Williamson following her presentation on September 10, 2015. Please click here to view Chairwoman Williamson's presentation. Later on November 14, Chairwoman Williamson conducted a day-long training session in "Investigating Civil Rights Complaints" to Commission members and members of city human rights advocacy groups. The training covered employment, housing and public services.

NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner                                                                        NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner, October 24, 2015

July 4th 2015
                        Members of Multicultural BRIDGE's contingent grouping up for the start of the Pittsfield 4th of July parade.

Harrison Ribbon Cutting
                           Ribbon Cutting at Samuel Harrison House, 82 Third Street, Pittsfield (Photos: Courtesy of Patricia Cotton)

Harrison Ribbon Cutting
                                                                                                                                                      (Photo courtesy of Patricia Cotton)

october  rdthursdays

buddy holly on north street

Fishing in the Berkshires

Shields Mayor Science Fair