Yankee Magazine placed Williamstown in the 4th spot on its list of 25 best towns for foliage in New England. We should be there at or close to the foliage peak period; of course, near-peak or just-past-peak are spectacular, too. Click this link for a Google Image page of autumn in and around Williamstown: http://tinyurl.com/WilliamstownFoliage.
The Clark website tells us there are "three exceptional dining choices" available. I'm hoping weather will make "Stone Hill Café, offering glorious mountain views and al fresco dining on the terrace of the Lunder Center at Stone Hill" a viable choice.
If my words haven't done so yet, perhaps this collage will convince you to come early for a day outing with artistic friends and a blend of natural and artist-made beauty.