| TALK ON TURKISH KURDISTAN|
Pittsfield, 10:45 a.m.
Chris Andersen will talk about his childhood adventures in Asia Minor in a program titled “Turkish Kurdistan" at Knesset Israel, 16 Colt Road in Pittsfield, is part of the Jewish Federation of the Berkshires’ Connecting With Community series. Anderson will share about how he found a way to discover the rich and hidden culture of the Kurds and, on the way, experienced self discovery, as well. In this program he shares the risks and the adventures that drove him in this direction. The program precedes a kosher lunch at noon ($2 suggested donation for adults over 60 years of age, $7 for all others). Advance reservations are required for lunch and can be made by calling 413-442-2200 before 9 a.m. on the day of the program.
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DR. JACK HORNER TALK AND RECEPTION
W. Stockbridge, 6 p.m.
Renowned paleontologist Dr. Jack Horner, former Curator of Paleontology at the Museum of the Rockies, MacArthur Genius, and technical advisor to the Jurassic Park movies, will speak at the West Stockbridge Historical Society on Saturday, June 15, at 6:30pm, about his groundbreaking new research. Tickets for the talk will be available for $20 at Shaker Dam Coffeehouse and the Historical Society. After the presentation, please join us at Shaker Dam Coffeehouse for a reception celebrating Dr. Horner's new exhibit of dinosaur micrographs. Photographs, cards and books by Dr. Horner will be available for purchase.
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