The mission of the Ventfort Hall Association, Inc. is to restore the buildings and grounds of the Ventfort Hall property in Lenox; to create a unique and interactive national Museum of the Gilded Age at the site; and to present programs, collections, and exhibits interpreting this era, the Town of Lenox, and Berkshire County to…

To support wide-ranging artistic exploration and acclaimed performances in theatre, dance, music and entertainment.

To put Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility into programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

To meet the needs of our neighbors who are experiencing homelessness or at risk of housing instability.

To inspire lifelong learning, foster relaxation and enjoyment through our collection and programs, and cultivate a spirit of community.

To offer diverse arts and cultural experiences that inspire, entertain, educate and enrich our community.

To entertain and enrich the lives of people of all ages and backgrounds throughout the Berkshire region by providing accessible and affordable performances of a broad range of operas with the highest artistic standards.

To cultivate a sense of excitement about our future and to increase the camaraderie within Sheffield and surrounding communities, Dewey Hall provides cross-generational social, cultural and educational opportunities, for community organizations, businesses, and the general public.

To make decent, safe, and affordable housing a matter of conscience and action for all members of the Northern Berkshire communities and to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness worldwide.

To provide transportation service to those in our consortium age 55 and older or individuals of any age with a disability who are unable to transport themselves. Door-to- door service will be provided for any personal need, which will improve emotional well being and quality of life and will enhance the stability of the communities.