Events In Holyoke This Week 7/10/17 to 7/16/17

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Looking for something to do this week in Holyoke? Here’s a list of the can’t miss events in Holyoke for July 10 through July 16, 2017.

Events In Holyoke  This Week

Monday July 10, 2017

 9:00 a.m. Zumba with Linda. Community Room at the Holyoke Public Library. Free, advance registration required.  RSVP: Linda 413-420-8101 or lkurowski@holyokelibrary.org  250 Chestnut St.

6:30 p.m. Development and Government Relations Meeting. Holyoke City Hall in the Council Chambers. Meeting to hear an application from Quabbin ACM, LLC for a Special Permit for a Commercial Drive thru at 473 and 495 Pleasant St. 536 Dwight St.

6:30 p.m. Historical Commission Meeting. City Hall Annex, 20 Korean Veterans Plaza, 4th floor conference room.

Tuesday July 11, 2017

11:00 a.m. Story time with Jason. Holyoke Public Library Children’s Room. Free. 250 Chestnut St.

Wednesday July 12, 2017


11:00 a.m. Story time with Jason. Holyoke Public Library Children’s Room. Free. 250 Chestnut St.

3:00 p.m. Bikes & Books. Holyoke Public Library Teen Room. The library and Holyoke Urban Bike School are teaming up. Each week, we’ll be reading and discussing a book together, have a bike maintenance lesson, ride our bikes and play bike games. Bring your bike, comfortable clothes and shoes. Free. 250 Chestnut St. .

6:35 p.m. Valley Blue Sox vs Sanford Mariners. Mackenzie Stadium, gates open at 5:30 p.m.. Tickets $7.00 for adults and $5.00 for kids/seniors. Promotion: Wally The Green Monster visits. 500 Beech St.

Thursday July 13, 2017

9:30 a.m. Yoga class for kids at Holyoke Children’s Museum. Ages 3 – 8. This 1 hour class will be taught by Amy Goodwin from Zagfittness in Suffield, CT. Free, however registration is required. Call 413-536-7048.

12:00 p.m. Free Lunch For Veterans.  Full meal served (salad, entree, vegetable, dessert and beverage) until 1:30 p.m. Holyoke Veterans Services, 310 Appleton St.

6:35 p.m. Valley Blue Sox vs North Adams SteepleCats. Mackenzie Stadium, gates open at 5:30 p.m.. Tickets $7.00 for adults and $5.00 for kids/seniors. Promotion: Cushion Seat Giveaway. 500 Beech St.

Friday July 14, 2017

2:00 p.m. Paperbacks & Snacks Teen Book Club. Holyoke Public Library’s Teen Room. Holyoke Teens are invited to participate in author Gene Luen Yang’s “Reading Without Walls Challenge.” Join us to discuss what you’ve currently been reading and eat yummy snacks. 250 Chestnut St.

8:00 p.m. Live music at Gateway City Arts. American Dreamer, opener Kid Biff. Comprised of two former rockers and three professional classical musicians, Austin orchestral folk ensemble American Dreamer has over 30 years of collective music school experience. With one foot in classical music and the other comfortably in folk, the common thread that runs through every song and each member of the group is the natural urge to share sounds, emotions and stories through music. Tickets:  $10.00. 92 – 114 Race St.

Saturday July 15, 2017

8:00 a.m. Car Show at Gary Rome Hyundai. Join us at the Gary Rome Auto Group headquarters, right down the street from the Holyoke Mall at Ingleside, for a Saturday morning car enthusiast meet up and car show. There will be a food truck, 50/50 raffle, registration prizes, and car awards. Hosted by DJ Bruce Marshall of Real Oldies 1250 – WARE. Free. Event ends at 12:00 p.m. 150 Whiting Farms Rd.

9:00 a.m. Community Breakfast La Familia Hispana, Inc Annual Breakfast. Holyoke Community Charter School. Full hot breakfast with eggs, home fries, choice of two meats, bagel with cream cheese or roll. $15.00 for adults $10.00 for kids under 10. 2200 Northampton St.

9:30 a.m. B-17 Memorial Ceremony. Please join us as we remember the service members who lost their lives in a plane crash on Mt. Tom on July 9th, 1946.Hosted by Holyoke Veteran’s Services.  We will have transportation available up to the memorial site. Free. Meet at 17 Mount Tom Ski Rd.

11:00 a.m. Story time at Barnes & Noble. Pig The Pug and Pig The Winner. Join Pig the Pug as he learns lessons the hard way with his foot-long playmate Trevor by his side. Young readers will love the irresistibly quirky and funny illustrations that are paired with a  lesson of learning to share with others. Activities to follow. 7 Holyoke St.

12:00 p.m. Churchill Neighborhood Block Party. Family friendly activities and vendors. Hosted by New Horizons Family Community Center. Free. Chestnut St.

Sunday July 16, 2017

11:00 a.m. Western Mass Puerto Rican Parade. Departs from the corners of Pine St. and Rensic Blvd.

1:00 p.m. Hispanic Family Festival- Festival de la Familia Hispana Holyoke Heritage State Park. Join us after the Western Mass Puerto Rican Parade for a festival at Holyoke Heritage State Park. Free. 221 Appleton St.