Mayoral debate: The Berkshire Chamber of Commerce will host a North Adams mayoral debate on Wednesday, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., in the gymnasium at McCann Technical High School, 70 Hodges Cross Road, North Adams.
Both incumbent Mayor Richard Alcombright and candidate Robert Moulton have confirmed their attendance. Paul Hutchinson, retired town clerk of Adams, will moderate the debate.
This free, public event will be a business-focused forum, with questions developed by the chamber, as well as media representatives. Attendees may bring their own questions written on index cards and submit them.
The debate will also be taped by Northern Berkshire Community Television and broadcast several times before election day.
Instant acceptance at Westfield State: The Division of Graduate and Continuing Education at Westfield State University will host Instant Acceptance Days at Berkshire Community College from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, and again on Nov. 12 and Dec. 10.
Community college graduates and soon-to-be graduates will be able to have their admissions materials reviewed on the spot, at no cost, and will be given an immediate acceptance decision. Students participating in the MassTransfer program are also eligible to apply.
Students should bring an official, sealed copy of their college transcripts in order to be reviewed.
RSVP at www.GoBackNow.com. Alternatively, students may meet with the DGCE admissions team on a walk-in basis on their schools' respective dates. Information: Jose Lopez-Figueroa, (413) 572-8293 or email@example.com.
Free family day at the Clark: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, as it enters the final phase of its expansion project, will hold a free construction-themed family day on Sunday, from noon to 4 p.m., at the museum, 225 South St., Williamstown.
Food will be available for purchase Amanda's on Wheels.
Visitors are encouraged to use an event parking area and take a shuttle to Stone Hill Center. Information: clarkart.edu or (413) 458-2303.
Free ice skating: The Pittsfield Figure Skating Club will host a free public ice skating event on Sunday, from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m., at the Pittsfield Boys & Girls Club, 16 Melville St. Coaches will be available to provide guidance and direction to new skaters.
Free skate rentals will be available for use at this event and light refreshments will be served. Information: Regina at (413) 464-7024 or firstname.lastname@example.org.