ADAMS -- In August, Bascom Lodge's 75th anniversary celebration continues at the summit of Mount Greylock with free weekly programs and family-friendly events related to the history of the Lodge, the mountain, the 1930s, and local history and folklore; as well as special lunch and dinner menus.
Each Wednesday at 6 p.m., Bascom Lodge presents free talks on nature and culture, often related to the mountain and the Berkshires, in collaboration with the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area.
The folk trio Wintergreen performs traditional and contemporary music from the British Isles and America. Lobby at 6 p.m. Free. Summit of Mount Greylock. 413-743-1591 and bascomlodge.net.
Monday, Aug. 26
Performance/installation artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin collaborate on narrative theatrical performance in the context of visual artwork. Presented as part of DownStreet Art's 2013 celebration. Lobby at 6 p.m. Free. Summit of Mount Greylock. 413-743-1591 and bascomlodge.net
Wednesday, Aug. 28
"Greylock in Time and Space" with Alec Gillman, Department of Conservation and Recreation interpretive ranger at Mount Greylock State Reservation.
All talks are followed by a fixed-price dinner at 7 p.m. Advance dinner reservations are required and may be made by calling 413-743-1591.
Bascom Lodge is a go-to destination for locals and visitors alike for a convivial dining experience and mouth-watering meals, with a focus on fresh, locally sourced foods and regional American cuisine, in a beautiful and unique location. For more information call 413-743-1591 or visit bascomlodge.net