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 19Friday
Changed to May 22 –
through Apple Squeeze
Hay and Stick Sculptures: Lenox Memorial and Middle High School students have been working with Michael Melle to craft hay and stick figures representing different time periods of Lenox history. See them here and there on the streets of Lenox on or about May 22 through Apple Squeeze.
May 20  Saturday Cancelled – 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 Memorial Day Parade
Rededication of Paterson-Egleston Monument
June through August 26 Exhibit: Lenox: 80 Years – Wars, the Gilded Age, Inventions – Museum of Lenox History – 65 Main Street, Lenox
June 17 – Saturday   Village Central Walking Tour North Portion – Lucy Kennedy – Sponsored by Blue Spark Financial
July 1 – Saturday
Thursday 7:00 pm Lenox Library and the Town of Lenox present:
Free Beatles concert celebrating the 50th anniversary of the release of
“Sgt. Pepper”
July 6 through August 2 Celebrate Lenox 250th with Color!
Paint/Photo-Out Lenox
Richmond-West Stockbridge Artists’ Guild
Throughout the Town of Lenox
July 14 & 15 – Fri, Sat
Civil War Re-enactment – Lilac Park
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. Deadline for application submission is August 1, 2017.

Cornelia Broke Gilder lecture at 10:30 am at Lenox Town Hall

Get application here.

August 25 – Friday  THE LIFE AND TIMES OF MUSIC INN – Friday, August 25, 2017, 3:00 pm The Mount, 2 Plunkett St, Lenox
September  Exhibit at Museum of Lenox History III
September 17 -Sunday  Cliffwood/Yokun Walking Tour – Lucy Kennedy –  Sponsored by Blue Spark Financial; 1pm
September 23- Saturday  Church on the Hill Cemetery Walking Tour – Lucy Kennedy – Sponsored by Blue Spark Financial; 1pm
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 5 – Sunday –
time and venue TBA
Jamboree for All!
December 3rd – Sunday The World’s Greatest Christmas Carols!
Christmas at Trinity!
Trinity Episcopal Church
88 Walker St.