Events - Lenox 250th Anniversary


Calendar of Events – 2016 

May 5- Thursday Town Meeting – Entries for 250th Anniversary logo contest will be on display; winner will be announced at the meeting.
November 5 –  Saturday –  7 to 10 pm The Kick-Off Fundraiser for the Lenox 250th Anniversary Celebration will be held at The Lenox Club.  The cocktail party fundraiser will feature live music and a silent auction.  The best of Lenox shops, artisans, and restaurants will participate.  Tickets are $75.  All proceeds will fund 250th Anniversary events.  Visit us often for more details.

Calendar of Events – 2017

February 11- Saturday Video Launch:   Judy Seaman’s “Lenox Through The Years,” the history video about Lenox, will be viewed for the first time at a town-wide screening at the Lenox Memorial Middle and High School. Free and open to public.
February 19 – Sunday The Distinguished Lecture Series:  Lenox at 250, Session I at the Lenox Library, 4 PM
March 5 – Sunday Interfaith Gathering
March 5 -Sunday  First Proprietor’s Meeting – Founders Day Enactment, 7 PM
March 19- Sunday The Distinguished Lecture Series:  Lenox at 250, Session II at the Lenox Library, 4 PM
April 7- Friday Fundraiser at Ventfort Hall; Reception and Dessert with Speaker Nini Gilder, 7 PM
April 23 – Sunday The Distinguished Lecture Series:  The newly published book Images of America: Lenox, Lenox Library ,4 PM
May Exhibit at Museum of Lenox History II
May 4 – Thursday Town Meeting –New pictorial history book  Images of AmericaLenox and DVDs Lenox Through the Years available at the meeting
May 20  Saturday Native American Ceremony and Storytelling at Bullard Woods Field, 1 PM
May 27- Saturday Alumni through the Ages – All Lenox High School Alumni Invited to a Reception, 4 PM
May 29 – Monday – Memorial Day Rededication of Paterson-Egleston Monument
May/June Workshops: Michael Melle’s hay-and-stick figure workshops at high school, middle school, community center
June 17 – Saturday   Village Central Walking Tour – North Portion – Lucy Kennedy
July 14 & 15 – Fri, Sat
Civil War Re-enactment – Lilac Park
August Jazz Fundraiser at the Mount
August 12- Saturday Lenox Dale Industry – A hike with Charles Flint and Jan Chague
August 18, 19 & 20 – Fri, Sat, Sun The Gilded Age – Garden and Flower Show at Town Hall – Lenox Historic Society and Academy Garden Club
September  Exhibit at Museum of Lenox History III
September 16 -Saturday  Cliffwood/Yokun Walking Tour – Lucy Kennedy
September 23- Saturday  Church on the Hill Cemetery Walking Tour – Lucy Kennedy
October 7 – Saturday
11:00 AM (Rain Date October 8, Sunday)
Lenox 250th Anniversary Parade – Theme: Lenox Throughout The YearsParade runs from Town Garage to Shakespeare & Co.

November 4 – Saturday – time and venue TBA Open House Celebration – Final Event