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A natural, musical, fun approach to movement, inspired by the technique and repertoire of the legendary dance pioneer Isadora Duncan, the 'Mother of Modern Dance'. Classes for ages 4-12 are beginnng this Fall in Great Barrington. MONDAYS: ages 10-12 at

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Perfect accommodations for visiting staff or guests of Hawthorne Valley. We're a private home on 3 acres property located on one of Columbia County's quietest, most picturesque roads. Private rooms available, or book our entire garden-level suite, which includes a

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Richard Trachtman shows paintings reflecting travels in the U.S. and abroad in a show entitled “An Artist’s Travelogue.” Opening reception is Friday, September 6, at 5 p.m. The exhibit runs through October 25.

“As human beings we know ourselves only insofar as we know the world; we perceive the world only in ourselves, and ourselves only in the world. Every new object, clearly seen, opens up a new organ of perception in us.”

For the past 21 years we have worked at The Nature Institute to develop ways of knowing that allow us to experience our connectedness with the world and to gain insight into the interconnected nature of things. It is no