Student Life

Weekends

Weekends are Fun!

There is never a shortage of things to do during weekends. The Social Committee makes sure of that, offering tons of choices for activities on and off campus. On any given weekend, students might attend get-togethers and sporting events with area coed and boys schools, go to special events at nearby colleges, like Williams, or take advantage of the great outdoors in the Berkshires, skiing, hiking, bike riding, or canoeing. Students go on shopping and cultural outings both near and far, and Boston and New York City are each just a couple of hours away for day trips. Every weekend there are also quick local trips for shopping, food runs, places of worship, or ice cream! If you don’t see what you’re looking for on the schedule, let the heads of Social Committee know what you have in mind.

Some popular activities and destinations

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  • Ayelada Frozen Yogurt

    This frozen yogurt shop in Pittsfield is a favorite destination for many of our students.
  • Berkshire Theatre Group

    in Pittsfield and Stockbridge. Click here for more information.
  • Lee Premium Outlets

    Shop at Prime Outlets in Lee and local malls. Click here for more information.
  • Proctor’s Theatre

    in Schenectady, N.Y. Click here for more information.
  • Arrowhead

    Visit Herman Melville’s “Arrowhead." Click here for more information.
  • Great Barrington

    Bowling and miniature golf in Great Barrington with boys schools.
  • Hike Warner Hill

  • Boston

    Day trips to Boston and New York City. Click here for more information.
  • Williams College

    Korean Spring Festival show and dinner at Williams College. Click here for more information.
  • The Clark

    Visit local museum The Clark. Click here for more information.
  • MASS MoCA

    Visit local museum MASS MoCA. Click here for more information.
  • Ben & Jerry’s

  • Starbucks

  • Dinners

    Dinners at area restaurants.
  • Ice-Skating

    Ice-skate on the MHS pond.
  • Mount Snow

    Ski trip to Mount Snow. Click here for more information.
  • Women's Athletic Games - Williams College

    Women’s athletic games at Williams College.
  • The Beacon Cinema

    Movies at The Beacon Cinema. Click here for more information.
  • Volunteer at Special Olympics

    Volunteer with Special Olympics on the MHS soccer fields.
  • Berkshire Museum

    Night of Vietnamese culture at the Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield. Click here for more information.
  • Six Flags New England

    Six Flags New England with area prep schools. Click here for more information.
  • School Dances

    School dances on campus and at other boarding schools.
  • Norman Rockwell Museum

    Student art show at the Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge. Click here for more information.
  • Times Union Center

    Events at the Times Union Center, Albany. Click here for more information.
  • Smith College

    Japanese tea ceremony at Smith College. Click here for more information.
  • Hampshire Mall

    Laser tag and roller-skating at the Hampshire Mall.
  • Iron Horse Music Hall

    Concerts at the Iron Horse Music Hall in Northampton. Click here for more information.

Cultural Passport Program

With a "passport" to track individual participation, this innovative MHS program requires students to sample all the cultural riches found not only throughout the Berkshires, but also hosted on our campus. Students agree to attend six cultural events annually, allowing them to broaden their experience both as a student and a global citizen. Two to three "cultural passport" events are offered each weekend, and they are either free or offered at substantially reduced prices for program participants.
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Phone: (413) 443-6401

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Located in the Berkshires in western Massachusetts, Miss Hall's School is a private, college preparatory, boarding and day high school for girls in grades 9-12.
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