Five College Consortium

Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

Holyoke Bound - Spring 2017

Event Date:

Saturday, February 25, 2017

9:00AM - 3:30PM

Snow date: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Location:  Peck Full Service Community School, 1916 Northampton St., Holyoke, MA 01040

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, February 22, 2017. 

Late registrations will not be accepted.

Registration Links:

Student Registration

Faculty Registration

Community Partners


Transportation will be available from the campuses to Peck school. 


Morning Schedule:
8:20 am UMass at Haigis Mall
8:30 am Amherst College at the bus stop
8:40 am Hampshire College bus stop
9:05 am Mount Holyoke at southbound S. Hadley Center bus stop
9:30 am drop-off at Peck School
(Smith bus: Pickup at 9:00 am at the Smith bus stop)
Afternoon schedule:
3:45 pm sharp Pickup at Peck JUST to MHC direct
4:20 pm Peck pickup for other passengers
4:50 pm dropoff at HC
5:00 pm AC
5:05 - 5:15 pm UMass
(Smith bus: Pickup at 3:45pm to return to Smith)

What is Holyoke Bound?

A day-long gathering for students, staff, and faculty members from the Five College Consortium interested in working, interning, volunteering, and collaborating with residents and community organizations in the city of Holyoke. Join us to learn about the rich cultural history of this city and its people.

Event includes: Transportation, continental breakfast, workshops and networking, a traditional Puerto Rican lunch, and entertainment.

For additional information...

Please contact Maria Cartagena,

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View Pictures from Past Events

Spring 2016 Holyoke Bound

Holyoke Bound Spring 2016 was held on February 20 at the Peck Full Service Community School. It featured a performance by the Coquies, a youth community dedicated to preserving traditional Bomba and Plena dance. View Picture Gallery.