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Early Release Day: Thursday, November 14th (elementary schools only)

This is a reminder that the North Adams elementary schools have a scheduled early-release day, on Thursday, November 14th, due to parent/teacher conferences. The elementary schools will be dismissed at 11:30 a.m. There will be no PreK, no lunch and no dinner service. Please note, Drury High School has a regularly scheduled school day. Thank you.

Holiday Food Drive: November 12 through November 22

Students and staff, please donate to the City of North Adams 2019 Holiday Food Drive! The drive will benefit the Northern Berkshire Interfaith Action Initiative’s Al Nelson Friendship Center Food Pantry. Collection boxes decorated by students from the North Adams Public Schools are available at each of the schools. Additionally, donations may also be made at City Hall, the North Adams Public Schools central office, the North Adams Public Library, the Mary Spitzer Center and the North Adams Police and Fire Departments. The food drive will also be extended through the weekend of November 22 and November 23 for those attending the Drury High School performance of Harvey. Show dates and times include November 22 at 7pm and November 23 at 1pm and 7pm. Performance attendees will receive $1 off the ticket price in exchange for a donatable food item which will be contributed towards the holiday food drive. Thank you!

Drury High School to Perform Harvey: 11/22 and 11/23

The Drury Performing Arts Center presents Harvey by Mary Chase. Directed by Liz Urban, produced by Jackie Degiorgis and staring Drury High School Seniors, Quintin DeMarsico (Elwood) and Hailey Peters (Veta), Harvey is a Pulitzer Prize winning comedy. Show dates and times include November 22nd at 7pm and November 23rd at 1pm and 7pm. Ticket prices are as follows: $5 for students/seniors; $10 general admission; $25 for a family pack (2 adults and 2 kids). Guests can see all three shows for an additional $5. Additionally, guests will receive $1 off in exchange for a donatable food item which will be contributed towards the City of North Adams’ Holiday Food Drive.

Fall mums have arrived!

Fall must be here! Drury's Greenhouse Educational Program has mums for sale: $8.00 each or 3 for $20. The Greenhouse is open to the public from 7:30 am-2:00 pm Monday through Friday and is located at 931 South Church Street in North Adams.