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Class/Workshop: Grow Your Business with Basic Social Media Skills

Free to Downtown Pittsfield. Inc. Members


After a successful first session on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, we have rescheduled our evening session for Tuesday, March 5th, 6 pm – 7:30 pm at the Downtown Pittsfield, Inc. Conference Room, 33 Dunham Mall.


This basic Facebook and Instagram class is for members and member businesses of Downtown Pittsfield, Inc. and their employees. This beginner level class will be an introduction to using Facebook and Instagram for your business.

Learn how to:
-choose images and content for your social media pages
-use hashtags

-use Canva to create free, custom graphics
-create a basic Facebook ad

update your basic Facebook page information
-incorporate the Heart of the Berkshires toolkit


  • Please bring your laptops and smart phones as there will be an opportunity to practice and work through social media issues.
  • If you need help setting up a social media account, there will also be an opportunity to work with the instructor at the end of class.
  • This class will be led by Downtown Pittsfield, Inc.’s marketing coordinator, Kimberly Gritman.


Please RSVP to

Feel free to bring your dinner. Coffee and water will be available.

Non-members of DPI can still attend, please email us at