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BerkshireSPEAKS 2016: It Takes a Village
Thank you to the following people, many of whom worked together for nine months to make the day wonderful: Denyse Adler, Bill Bodinger, Phyllis Cohen, Cipora Brown Feiner, Carole Goldberg, Judie Grossman, Ellen Heffan, Rik Kabel, Joan Kleinman, Beth Laster-Nathan, Mark Lefenfeld, Howard Levin, Pam Levin, Andy Levine, Hilda Levine, Robbie Liebowitz, Judy Machanik, Toby & Alan Morganstein, Steve Pyenson, Wendy Robbins, Anne Schnesel, Frederica Sigel, Elaine Silberstein, Alba Tutnauer, and Joan Ury.
And to our fabulous Hevreh team: Rabbis Neil P.G. Hirsch and Jodie Gordon, Janet Lee, Leslie Magson, and Bill Litchfield for always “getting the job done.”
Finally, please thank our generous sponsors:
Media Partner: WGBY Public Television for Western New England
Toastmaster’s Circle: Howard, Judy, Josh, Pam Levin, and lymphedivas®
Orator’s Circle: The Bookloft, Carlson Propane, The Schnesel Family Fund
Speaker’s Circle: Casablanca, Cohen + White Associates, Domaney’s Liquor Store & Fine Wines, Firefly, GB Eats, Great Barrington Bagel Company and Deli, Greylock Federal Credit Union, Kimball Farms, Kwik Print, Old Mill, Paul Rich & Sons, Salisbury Bank and Trust Company
Scholar’s Circle: Alta, Caligari Interiors, Chez Nous Bistro, Cyril & Dane, Lennox Jewelers, McTeigue & McClelland, Museum Facsimiles Outlet Store, Seven Arts Gift Shop, SEVEN salon.spa, Ben and Elaine Silberstein, Wheeler & Taylor Real Estate
In-Kind Contributors: Berkshire CO-OP Market, Big Y Foods, Inc., Great Barrington Bagel Company & Deli, Guido’s Fresh Marketplace, Naji’s Catering, OLLI; the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College, Price Chopper Supermarkets, and Ward’s Nursery
Onward to the Fourth Annual BerkshireSPEAKS in 2017!
Toby Levine and Judy Levin, co-chairs