August 17: FREE Fun Friday, FREE admission all day for all, JFK Library and Presidential Museum, Plimoth Plantation, Commonwealth Museum, Lynn Museum, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Fort Devens Museum, Fruitlands Museum, Old State House, Berkshire Museum, Museum of the First Corps of Cadets, FREE.
August 17: Books and Blooms, 10 a.m., storytime and craft, The Mount, 2 Plunkett St., Lenox, FREE.
August 17: Kidleidoscope, 10:30-11:30 a.m., turtles themed story, games, craft geared to ages 3-6 but siblings and friends welcome, Great Falls Discovery Center, 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls, FREE.
August 17: Families Dance Together, 5 - 6 p.m., intergenerational dance experience, for kids ages 4 and up and adults, Jacob's Pillow, 358 George Carter Road, Beckett. Admission: $5/adults, $3 children.
August 17: New England Revolution FREE Public Soccer Clinic, 5-7 p.m., BYO soccer ball and water bottle, use link to download participant, waiver, Gillette Stadium Field, 1 Patriot Place, Foxborough, FREE.
August 17: Northampton Summer Concert Series, 5:30 p.m., Signature Sounds perform, Pulaski Park, Downtown Northampton, FREE.
August 17: Ferdinand Outdoor Movie Screening, 8 p.m., BYO chairs or blanket, popcorn and snacks provided, Living Hope Church, 267 College Highway, Southwick, FREE.
August 17: Trolls Outdoor Movie Screening, 8:30 p.m., BYO chair or blanket, free popcorn & water while it lasts, Szot Park, 927 Sgt. Tracy Drive, Chicopee, FREE.
August 18: Berkshire County 4H Youth Fair, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., hall exhibits, live entertainment, animals, games, crafts, more, Berkshire County 4H Fairgrounds, Utility Drive, off of Holmes Road, Pittsfield, FREE.
August 18: Beavers at Laughing Brook, 10-11:30 a.m., beaver education program with nature walk, Laughing Brook Wildlife Sanctuary, Main Street, Hampden. Admission: $7/person (use link to register).
August 18: Kindergarten Day, 10 a.m. - noon, kindergartners and their families are welcome to visit the museum for hands on activities and kindergarten information, Berkshire Museum, 39 South St., Pittsfield, FREE.
August 18: Bee and Honey Day, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., free craft, bee and honey vendors, observe a bee hive, scavenger hunt, more, Yankee Candle Village, 25 Greenfield Road, South Deerfield, FREE admission.
August 18: Fairy House Day on Avenue A, noon-5 p.m., help make a miniature fairy village, story hour, puppet show, music, butterfly release, crafts, more, Downtown Turners Falls (Carneigie Library, Great Falls Discovery Center, Peskeomskut Park) FREE.
August 18: FREE Hike & Yoga, 2-3:15 p.m., all ages and abilities welcome, rain cancels, Canoe Meadows Wildlife Sanctuary, 309 Holmes Road, Pittsfield, FREE.
August 18: Ferdinand Outdoor Movie Night, 8 p.m., BYO blanket or chairs, ice cream and snacks available for purchase, Gran Val Scoop, 221 Granby Road, Granville, FREE.