Five College Consortium

Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

Spring Holyoke Bound 2016

Date: February 20,2016 

There will be NO snow date.

Location:
Peck Full Service Community School

1916 Northampton Street Holyoke, Ma 01040

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, February 18, 2016

Registration Links:

Community Partners register here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/springHB2016CP

Faculty Registration here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/spring2016faculty

Student Registration here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/springHB2016students

Bus Pick Up begins promptly at Haigis Mall, University of Massachusetss Amherst

UMass Amherst                    8:20 a.m. (Haigis)

Amherst College                   8:30 a.m. (Main Bus Stop near Route 9)

Hampshire College               8:40 a.m. (Main Bus Stop Library Circle)

Mt. Holyoke College             9:00 a.m. (Blanchard Circle Bus Stop)

Highlights of the Day

A look at the  Industrial, Political and Social History of Holyoke

Puerto Rican Migration to Holyoke  

Traditional Puerto Rican Lunch Provided             

Workshop topics will include: 

  • Youth Empowerment
  • Creative Arts Economy
  • Heli (Holyoke Early Literacy Initiative) 
  • Tutoring and Mentoring
  • Community Assest Mapping

For additional information...

Please contact Maria Cartagena,  mariaholyokebound@gmail.com

View Pictures from Past Events

Spring 2016 Holyoke Bound

Holyoke Bound 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.