Sports & Athletics
Activity OrganizationLocationTowns ServedAge Range SeasonContact Person/InformationHow to Get InvolvedCostGeneral Information
Martial Arts Cutting Edge Fitness & Martial Arts 73 ½, Summer St, Adams, MA 01220Elementary to high schoolAll year round studio offers a variety of Martial Arts and fitness classes for all ages
BaseballAdams Cheshire Little LeagueAdams, Cheshire, Savoy 4-12Spring-summer the coach for more information Youth aging out after age 12 can participate in Northern Berkshire Independent Baseballasked about cost via facebook
SoftballAdams Lassie League/Babe Ruth Softball/Greylock Thunder
Call (413)-672-1818 or (413)-822-2695 - PO Box 582 Adams MA. 01220 around $35 for the house league, our travel leagues "Greylock Thunder" range from $250 to $700 depending on the age group U-14, 16 or 18.asked about cost via facebook
FootballAdams Football LeagueAdamsfall Mark Harrington - Delegate/Saints Head Coach - 743-0247(H)_281-0697(C) the coach for more information Not alot of info on the site. asked about cost via facebook
SoftballAdams-Cheshire-Savoy SoftballAdams, Cheshire, Savoy 5-18spring the coach for more information No contact listed other than "Lou Moser". No FB presence.
CheerleadingAdams Football League Cheerleadersfall the coach for more information asked about cost via facebook
SoccerAdams-Cheshire-Savoy Youth Soccer League Adams, Cheshire, Savoy preK-8thSpring/Fall child - $40.00
2 children - $60.00
3 or more children - $75.00
SoccerAdams Travel Soccer LeagueAdams 3-8Spring not listed, check through contact person Asked about via email and facebook
BasketballAdams Summer BasketballAdams Summer Jacob Levesque, Adams youth Sports Leagues Info at 413-743-8300 ext 172Asked about cost via facebook
Soccer Adams-Cheshire-Savoy Indoor Pickup Soccer Adams Cheshire Savory3rd-6th Winter
BasketballBerkshire Boys Basketball Camp Williams College
Chandler Gym
Spring Street
Williamstown, MA 01267
Berkshire County 2nd-9thSummer Email
$225-250 per 4-day Session.Canceled for summer 2020
Figure Skating Christmas Brook Figure Skating ClubWilliamstown, MAPreschool and UpMid-September to
$110 Per Session**Costs for 2020 season not yet set.
Cross Country Williamstown Youth Center Cross CountryWilliamstown, MA3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th. Sept-October julia@williamstownyouthcenter.org$30An introduction for young runners to the sport of cross country through games, speed play, and trail runs. The focus is on making running fun and interesting and to forge a team-like atmosphere. Weekly practices will be led by coaches and members of the Mt. Greylock Cross Country Running Team. All that is needed are running shoes, water, a positive attitude, and the desire to run and have fun. All abilities are welcome and no prior running experience is necessary. At the end, there is an optional opportunity to participate as a team in the Western Mass Middle School Cross Country Invitational. Contact Hilary at with questions or Julia at to register.
Soccer Williamstown Soccer Club Williamstown, MANorth Berkshire 8-13Spring/FallWilliamstownsoccerclub@Gmail.Com$70. U/14 $100
BaseballCal Ripkin BaseballWilliamstownWilliamstownK-7thSpring-Summercleyda7@gmail.com$145 for 1 child, $105 for an additional child for majors/minors/rookies (2020 prices listed)
$65 for 1 child, $40 for each additional child for Tee Ball (2020 prices listed)
$250 maximum per household
2020-July 6th to Aug 15th. $20 Per Person
SoftballCal Ripkin SoftballWilliamstownWilliamstown Grade 1-7Spring-Summer$145 for 1 child, $105 for an additional child for majors/minors/rookies (2020 prices listed)
$65 for 1 child, $40 for each additional child for Tee Ball (2020 prices listed)
$250 maximum per household
2020-July 6th to Aug 15th. $20 Per Person
GymnasticsGemini Gymnastics68 Furnace St, North Adams, MA 01247Northern Berkshire 2 1/2 - 13Jan-June info@geminigymnasticsllc.comgeminigymnasticsllc.comFamily $25
Individual $15
Hockey Northern Berkshire Youth Hockey LeagueVietnam Vets RinkAll North BerkshireGrade 6-HSSept-March Scheduling Questions:
Prices not yet determined for 2020.
FootballNorth Adams FootballNorth Adams North Adams Elementary to high schoolSummer$85 per player for first player, $45 for second.The website has no info about age, or who to register with. It also seems to be from 2019. There is a registration form, but it doesnt say who to give it to or when.
website form gave divisions, those divisions are broken down by age and can be googled
BasketballSummer BasketballNorth Adams North Adams middle and high schoolsummer Tim Shiebler 413-663-7588. tshiebler@nbccoalition.orgEach Neighborhood has a coach with whom you can sign up. For information on the coaches, contact Tim Shiebler
BaseballNorthern Berkshire Independent Youth BaseballFallon Field North AdamsAll Northern Berkshire 6-8, 9-12. Spring/Summer$50
Ice Skating Williamstown Youth Center Learn to Skate Williamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire K-6thDec-Feb is not listed contact listed email for details The WYC’s learn to skate program aims to help your child move from the boards to gliding around the ice. We have prime ice time this winter for beginners and more experienced skates to have their own space to learn to skate and stop, along with basic and more advanced techniques.
Hockey Williamstown Youth Center Hockey 101Williamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire K-6thWinter tyler@williamstownyouthcenter.org hockey 101, kids will begin to explore skating with a stick and puck for the first time. TJ will introduce basic stick handling and hockey-related skating skills.
Skiing/SnowboardingWilliamstown Youth Center Ski and SnowboardingWilliamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire 1st-6thJan-Feb$40 to purchase an access code from the WYC to Jiminy Peak's registration site, where the costs range depending on what you need (lessons, rentals, etc).The program includes six Wednesdays of ski or snowboard lessons and free ski time, with a bonus day of just free ski and board time. There are options for just purchasing a lift ticket, lift ticket with lessons, and lift ticket with lessons and equipment rentals. There are four levels of lessons, from never been on snow before, to advanced turning and speed control on more difficult trails.
Swimming and Diving Williamstown Youth Center Swimming and Diving LessonsWilliamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire k-6thSpring 2020 Cancelled, will return in the fall and diving lessons with the Williams College Swim Team happen every fall and spring for children ages 5-13. These semi-private lessons with swim team members are tailored to your child’s level and are aimed to be instructional and fun. The sessions are held at the Williams College Samuelson-Muir pool in Williamstown.
Track and Field Williamstown Youth Center Track and Field (AKA Little Kid Track)Williamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire k-6thspring to fall$45Track & Field, popularly known as “Little Kids Track,” happens every spring. Bi-weekly sessions with local coaches and high schoolers for K-6th-grade students happen at Williams College’s Weston Field.
Basketball Williamstown Youth Center BasketballWilliamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire K-8late spring $45
1st grade: $60
2nd grade: $60
3/4 in-house: $75
5/6 in-house: $75
3/4 travel: $75
5/6 travel: $125
7/8 travel: $150
In the WYC’s organized basketball program players are placed in programs in grade divisions. Players in kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade learn fundamentals at the WYC and grades 3 through 8 practice and play a full schedule of games. Fundamentals, skill development, and sportsmanship are emphasized. You must be registered to take part.
LacrosseWilliamstown Youth Center LacrosseWilliamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire K-6fall $35 1/2: $45 3/4 Boys: $125 3/4 Girls: $80 5/6 Girls: $80 GLAX aims to teach the basic skills and fundamentals of the sport, which young people need to be able to play in a safe and nurturing environment, where all children have the opportunity to play regardless of skill level. This is a great place for young athletes to learn new skills and practice under the direction of experienced coaches.
Soccer Williamstown Youth Center Soccer Williamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire K-2Sept-October Kindergarten $42, 1st grade $65, 2nd grade $65The Williamstown Youth Center soccer program happens every fall for kids in kindergarten, first, and second grade. Sessions feature a game-based approach with an emphasis on creativity, movement, and age-appropriate exercises. Our goal is to get kids moving by maximizing time-on-ball for each player.
SoccerWilliamstown Soccer ClubWilliamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire 8-14 fee- $70 for U10 and U12
FitnessWIlliamstown Youth Center FitkidzWilliamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire 7-11Jul 13 - Jul 17, 2020
Mon, Wed, Fri$110.00/weekRun by Rob Livingstone, FitKidz is an energetic program of agility exercises, team building, and obstacle courses, all aimed at equipping kids with the skills to live healthy and active lives. This program will run on the elementary school fields on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 9am-12pm. For kids ages 7 to 11.
Martial ArtsVillari's Martial ArtsWilliamstown, MAAll Northern Berkshire 5-8
all year on WebsiteTo provide every man, woman, and child the highest quality of martial arts training so that they become empowered to live richer, more rewarding, and meaningful lives, and in so doing contribute to a stronger community.
Martial Arts Berkshire School of Tae Kwon DoClasses are held near the fitness center located below the North Adams Holiday InnAll Northern Berkshire 5-8, 14+ year round classes offered for multiple levels of experience.
Arts & Music
LocationTowns ServedAge Range SeasonHow to Get InvolvedCostNotes
Theater WTF Community Works Williamstown, MANorth BerkshireSummercommunity@wtfestival.orgcommunity@wtfestival.orgFree
MusicCreating Music TogetherWilliamstown, MANorth Berkshire44086July 29–Aug 2917-597-0898 education@firstchurchwilliamstown.orgcost is not listed, email contact for more information
Dance Berkshire Dance Theater Williamstown, MANorth Berkshire3-18+Sept-Juneinfo@berkshiredance.orgPayment works based on frequency of classes, how many children and difficulty level.
DanceIn Motion Dance Academy40 Main Street
North Adams, Massachusetts
North Berkshire 2.5-18email to register for classes.Annual registration fee: (due at start of each school year or when register, if mid year)
1st student in family: $10 each additional student: $5. Cost Per Class can be found here
Financial aid is available upon request
DanceStudio North Dance Art60 Roberts Drive Suite 103
North Adams, MA 01247
North Berkshire3-12School year w/ lessons availble in June Registration Fee: $15.00/first student $5.00/each additional student Costs of classes are listed in a chart which can be found here.
Art NinjasMass MoCANorth AdamsNorth BerkshireGrades 1-5Summer$15 per day (Wed-Fri)It looks like there are multiple weeks of camp, each with different themes that the young person can attend
Arts & Music MoCA KidspaceNorth Adams North Berkshireall ages Year$8 kids
DanceWilliamstown Youth Center Creative MovementWilliamstown, MANorth Berkshire 3 and 4 Year Round session $180Creative Movement is a way for a young dancer to explore how their body moves and how it moves through space. Using locomotion movements, dancing with props, rhythm, a variety of music, and dynamic level changes, a young dancer in this class will have the opportunity to express themselves through movement in an age-appropriate and fun way.
DanceWilliamstown Youth Center Youth BalletWilliamstown, MANorth Berkshire43958Year Round session $180Youth Ballet 1 is the very beginning of ballet training. The dancer will learn basic ballet steps and positions while being introduced to ballet vocabulary. They will learn the ballet class structure working from ballet barre, to the center of the room, to moving across the floor while dancing to age-appropriate and fun ballet music. These dancers will also have the opportunity to express themselves creatively.
Dance Williamstown Youth Center Youth Ballet 2 and 3Williamstown, MANorth Berkshire8-10, and returning students 10+Year Round session $180Youth Ballet 2 is the next step in a young dancers ballet education. Youth Ballet 3 is for students who have completed Youth Ballet 2 for several years. In this combined level class, dancers in both levels will practice the basic ballet steps and positions. They will appropriately expand their dance vocabulary to include new ballet steps and positions. They will practice at the ballet barre and in the center of the room, as well as move across the floor. Steps will be combined into longer combinations and phrases, dancing to age-appropriate and fun ballet music. There will be opportunities to learn character dance as well as express themselves creatively.
Summer Camps
LocationTowns ServedAge Range SeasonHow to Get InvolvedCostNotes
Summer Camp Camp SasparillaPownal, VT5-12July-August one week$350 per child
Summer Camp Overland SummersWilliamstown, MA4th grade through 12th gradeSummer varies by trip and age range. Trips range from $1595-$7995Overland offers introductory biking, hiking, service and hiking, language and service, language and hiking, writing, and fields studies programs domestically and abroad for studnets in the 4th through 12th grade. ALL 2020 TRIPS CANCELLED
Summer Camp Coding CampWilliamstown, MAGrades 4-6July 22-Aug-16Contact Wilder Burris-Wells 413-347-0848
wburriswells@gmail.comNo cost How to learn Apple's formatting language and create their own app during a quickly-paced two week summer camp
Playground UNO Summer Playground Program UNO Playground North Adams UNO Neighborhood8 and upjuly 6th to Aug 14thMatt Sheibler, mshiebler@nbccoalition.orgnbCC / contact Matt Shiebler none
Summer CampScience and Robotics camp at MCLAMCLA North Berkshire6th grade One week in$360.00
Summer Camp Camp AbernakiAges:
Entering K - Grade 2 Northern Berkshire YMCA
22 Brickyard Court, North Adams
Ages: Grade 3 - Grade 8
Windsor Lake North Adams, MA
North BerkshireGrades 3-8 All summer Kathy Mancini, Camp Manager, 413-663-6529 x 245, kmancini@bfymca.org$85 per camper. The Berkshire Family YMCA offers Financial Assistance for children to participate in summer day camp. Eligibility is based on household size and income. Applications for Financial Assistance can be downloaded from our website – – or picked up the Welcome Center of either branch location.There are various camps with leadership trip options / day camps and night camps
Summer Camp MCLA Science and Robotics CampMCLANorth Berkshire Grades 4-7 Ages 9-12Second and Third Week in JulyJosh Mendel J.mendel@mcla.edu$375Cancelled for Summer 2020
Summer Camp MCLA Java for Robots Summer CampMCLA North Berkshire Grades 7-10, ages 12-15Second and Third Week in JulyJosh Mendel J.mendel@mcla.edu$375Cancelled for Summer 2020
Summer Ropes Camp ROPES CampNorth Adams North Berkshire 5th and 6th July and August
not specified online the FB seems a better way to see updates
website link doesn't work
Camp AbenakiBerkshire Family YMCANorth AdamsAll North BerkshireGrades 3-8Summer Kathy Mancini, Camp Manager, 413-663-6529 x 245,$85 per camper per week
Summer CampSummer Camp at the CenterAdams, MA 5+Summer$100 Full day $50 Half day
Clubs & Activities
LocationTowns ServedAge Range SeasonHow to Get InvolvedCostNotes
Clubs and ActivitiesGirl Scouts Williamstown, MAElementary to High schoolYear roundcolleen.e.janz@gmail.comDues based on family incomeGirl Scouts offers opportunities for K-12
fEMPOWER Williamstown, MA4th and 5th gradeWill reconvene in 2021check next year for contact info$45 if running in 5k. $25 if no 5k.Led by Williams College student-athletes, fEMPOWER seeks to empower 4th- and 5th-grade girls through hands-on lessons about nutrition and the importance of teamwork, as the whole group trains to run a 5K road race. There is no running experience needed and people of all ability levels are encouraged to join.
Youth Center Williamstown Youth Center Before School ProgramWilliamstown, MAK-8School Year$10 per child per day The WYC operates a before school program from 7–8:30am each weekday. Kids join us for a light breakfast (cereal and fruit), games, homework help, and more before walking over to the elementary school.
Youth Center Williamstown Youth Center All Day ProgramsWilliamstown, MA1st-8th grade Year Round and April vacation camps are $50/day or $180 for the week. Snow days are $10/day. Planned professional development days are $25/day. Summer camp is $1600 for all 8 weeks or $220 per weekVacation camp days include a daily variety of indoor and outdoor play, athletics, and art activities. Our summer camp features weekly trips to area swimming spots as well as longer field trips to regional attractions.
Youth Center Roots Teen Center North AdamsNorth Berkshire13-22Year RoundPaula Buxbaum pbuxbaum@rootsteencenter.orgrootsteencenter.comNoneProgramming is created by youth board, and changes often.
Outdoor Recreation Library Backpack ProgramsNorth Adams Library North Adams 18 and underlate summer-fallnaplyouth@northadams-ma.govnaplyouth@northadams-ma.govnoneAnyone under 18+ must be accomponied by an adult for the hiking part of the program
Clubs and ActivitiesGirl Scouts North Berkshire Elementary to High schoolYear roundcolleen.e.janz@gmail.comcolleen.e.janz@gmail.comDues based on family incomeGirl Scouts offers opportunities for K-12
Clubs and Activities4HMultiple North Berkshire Elementary to High schoolYear round(413) 448-8285mass4h.orgCost per child and activity levelThere are different chapters of 4H in Western MA
Horseback RidingBonnie Lea Farm Summer FARM ProgramNorth Berkshire Williamstown, MA5+Summer Day Horse Program $735 ($300 deposit)
Full Day Horse Program $850 with all Show Fees Included.
Special 4 Day Horse Programs $590 ($200 deposit)
Half Day Horse Program $490 ($200 deposit)
Full Day Farm Program $445 ($200 deposit)
Half Day Farm Program $245 ($100 deposit)
There is a horse camp and a farm camp. Both varying in price.
Clubs and ActivitiesGirl Scouts North Berkshire Elementary to High SchoolYear roundcolleen.e.janz@gmail.com based on family incomeGirl Scouts offers opportunities for K-12
Clubs and ActivitiesBoy Scouts North Berkshire Elementary to High schoolYear round(413) 684-3542 (Pittsfield Office)Based on family income There are troops for Northern Berkshire county towns
Youth Center Inc.
191 Church St.
Cheshire, Massachusetts 01225
North Berkshire5th Grade and UpYear Round Sonia Disanti
(413) 743-3550 in Membership. $50 per individual, $75 per familyEEC Licensed Drop-In 5th grade & up Monday through Friday 2:00-6:00. The drop-in program is a place where responsible children have the opportunity to come and go as they please. Also includes daily programming surrounding educational themes & and a healthy snack. Bus transportation is available from Hoosac Valley. Middle & high school This program is FREE with a membership or is $3 a day.
Youth Center Inc. Teen Program
191 Church St.
Cheshire, Massachusetts 01225
North Berkshire Teens Year Round Sonia Disanti
(413) 743-3550 in Membership. $50 per individual, $75 per familyTeens enjoy time playing games, working on community service projects, and can even get homework help!
After School Programs
LocationTowns ServedAge Range SeasonHow to Get InvolvedCostNotes
After School 21st Century after schoolNorth Adams North Adams Elementary school year spring/fallNAPS website Most are free The programs provided depend on school to school
Youth Development Youth Leadership ProgramnbCC 61 Main St. North AdamsNorth Berkshire High schoolSchool YearTim Shiebler at 413-663-7588, tshiebler@nbccoalition.orgTim Shiebler at 413-663-7588, tshiebler@nbccoalition.orgnoneYLP offers young people the opportunity to explore leadership with other young leaders. As well as gain skills for navigating their teen years.
Youth Development Teen Writing WorkshopnbCC 61 Main St. North AdamsNorth Berkshire High schoolSchool YearCarrisa Sacherski 413-663-7588, csacherski@nbccoalition.orgCarrisa Sacherski 413-663-7588, csacherski@nbccoalition.orgnoneTWW is a creative space for young people to write together. This group also gets the opportunity to publically share their work as well as
Youth Center, Inc. - After School Program
191 Church St.
Cheshire, Massachusetts 01225"
North Berkshire K-6thSchool Year Sonia Disanti
(413) 743-3550$55 A Week After School Program: For K-6th grade. Monday through Friday 2:00-6:00pm The schedule includes a Healthy Snack, homework/free time and daily programming surrounding educational themes instructed by Staff, Volunteers & 4H Mentors. 1/2 days with Lunch is included. In this program children are constantly supervised and are always with a staff. Transportation is available from Hoosac Valley Elementary, Middle & High School and also St Stan's Cost is $55 a week.