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Paint Nite 3305 Greenwich Road, Hardwick, MA MoreLess Info
Paint Nite invites guests to break away from a typical night out with the perfect cocktail of creativity and conversation.
The Botanic Garden of Smith College preserves the historic Olmsted landscape of the campus and is home to an extensive collection of plant specimens which are a part of the glass conservatory and numerous specialty gardens here.
Smith College Museum of Art maintains an extensive collection of quality artworks, including paintings, photographs, sculptures, antiques and more, by many established and contemporary artists. The museum also features a gift shop, artistic restrooms and handcrafted benches placed in the gallery.
The Academy of Music Theatre is the home of the Pioneer Valley Symphony Orchestra, one of the oldest community orchestras in the United States. The theatre is also home to Pioneer Valley Ballet and Old Deerfield Productions, and hosts community events.
Crafts and designer jewelry from over 400 American artists are on display at Don Muller Gallery. A wide variety of engagement rings and wedding bands are available, as well as handmade glass, wood, metal and ceramics.
Northampton's East Heaven is a spa and hot-tub facility offering private and semi-private hot tubbing. Clients also enjoy massage, aromatherapy, facials and masks, skin treatments, nail services and other pampering treats.
Northampton's Thornes Marketplace is an indoor shopping complex with more than 30 stores. This upscale attraction, located in downtown Northampton, includes fine jewelry retailers, clothiers and purveyors of objects d'art.