February 27, 2015

February 27, 2015 (Friday)
Springfield Armory National Historic Site

Springfield Armory Presents Arsenals Under Attack!

Springfield Armory National Historic Site welcomes the public to the special exhibit Arsenals Under Attack! Daniel Shays’ Assault on Springfield & John Brown’s Raid on Harpers Ferry, from now through March 22, 2015.  Admission is free. The exhibit draws visitor’s in to view images and objects, and make sense of period quotes that challenge them to better understand the controversial men, their actions and the consequences. Several thought provoking exhibit panels set the reader up to compare and contrast both men.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Presents Museum School

This winter, the Museum School at the Springfield Museums will once again offer courses and experiential learning opportunities for both children and adults. Registration is now underway for winter courses and trips – See schedule .....

Thornes Marketplace, Northampton MA

Thornes Marketplace Denim Drive for Friends of the Homeless

Want to save $15 on jeans? Who doesn't?! Friends of the Homeless is teaming up with Jackson & Connor, Kate Gray Boutique and Cooper's Gifts for their Denim Drive! Give us your clean used jeans, and we'll give you $15 off a new pair! Be a friend of the homeless and save some dollars on your denim, all month long.
Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Presents American Master: Winslow Homer

American Master: Winslow Homer in the Starr Gallery of the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts from February 24 to September 27, 2015. The Homer exhibit runs concurrently with a display of etchings by James Abbott McNeill Whistler from the D’Amour Museum’s extensive holdings of nineteenth century American art, giving visitors an opportunity to view works by two of America’s most influential artists.

CityStage, Springfield MA

CityStage Presents Vocaldente

February 27 & 28 at 7:30PM. Five voices in perfect harmony, as well as vocal imitations of rhythm and musical instruments, embedded in their own lush arrangements; all spiced up with hilariously funny and witty interludes, and performed with sweeping choreographies.

Delaney House, Holyoke MA

Delaney House Presents 9th Annual Game Dinner

Friday, February 27th. Doors open at 6 P.M. Buffet Dinner To Include: Venison * Bison * Wild Boar * Elk * Pheasant * Buffalo. $50 Per Person (plus tax & tip)

Amherst MA

Amherst History Talk Exploring Quabbin

February 27 at 12:15 p.m. Finding the boundary markers of the four lost towns of Dana, Enfield, Greenwich, and Prescott. The boundaries of the four lost towns were marked by some 62 markers, most of them scraggly granite posts. A total of 41 of these posts are located above water, and 21 are now inaccessible, except possibly in time of severe drought. In the 1970s and 1980s, Bob Romer found and photographed about 35 of the markers. In this talk, he will describe some of his techniques for finding those markers and his epic journeys through the wilds of Quabbin.

Springfield MA

ACCGS Outlook 2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker will address Greater Springfield business community on Friday, Feb. 27, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Outlook is the area’s largest legislative event, attracting more than 700 guests and presenting expert speakers on local, state, and federal issues. Tickets are $50 for ACCGS members and $70 for general admission. Reservations must be made by Feb. 20. No walk-ins will be accepted.

MassMutual Center, Springfield MA

Springfield Falcons vs Bridgeport

7:00 pm

The Springfield Falcons are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. They play in Springfield, Massachusetts, at the MassMutual Center and are the top affiliate of the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League.