Five College Consortium

Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

Holyoke Bound - Spring 2018

Event Date: Updated information

Saturday, March 3 , 2018

9:00AM - 3:30PM

Location:Peck Middle School

1916 Northampton Street Holyoke, Ma 01040

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 

Late registrations will not be accepted!!!

Register HERE

Updated: Transportation Information 

Bus 1 Morning Schedule:
8:20 am UMass at Haigis Mall
8:30 am Amherst College (main bus stop)
8:40 am Hampshire College (main bus stop)
8:55 am Mount Holyoke at southbound S. Hadley Center bus stop (go straight through the main intersection instead of turning into MHC)
9:20 am drop off at Peck School
Bus 1 Afternoon schedule (drop off times approximate):
3:30 pm sharp Pickup at Peck JUST to MHC direct
4:05 pm Peck pickup for other passengers
4:35 pm Drop off at HC
4:45 pm Drop off at AC
4:50 pm - 5:00 pm UMass
Bus 2 Morning Smith Students ONLY!
Regular Bus Stop Pickup: 8:45 AM
Bus 2 Afternoon Drop off Smith Students ONLY!
Departs Peck: 3:30 PM


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,

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.