June 27, 2016

June 27, 2016 (Monday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Volleyball Hall of Fame, Holyoke MA

Volleyball Hall of Fame

Open Thursday through Sunday Noon to 4:30 PM, year-round, or by special pre-arranged appointment. We are closed on Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

Springfield Armory National Historic Site

Springfield Armory Presents Centennial Visions

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, the New England Sculptors Association has joined with national parks to create a major exhibition of contemporary sculpture. The exhibit runs all summer from June 4 through August 22, 2016. Artists exhibiting at Springfield Armory NHS include: Gilbert Boro, Jeffrey Cooper, Shawn Farrell, Leslie Fry, Douglass Gray, Stacy Latt Savage, and Gary Rathmell.

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Bird Walk with Naturalist John Green Sunday, June 5, 7 AM to 10 AM. See and hear some of the birds that call the park home.  Summit House History Thursdays at 3 PM; No program June 2nd or 9th. Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. No 4 PM program on June 5th. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; No program June 3rd or 10th. Learn about the tramway. Springtime at Skinner Birding Walk Thursdays; June 16th, 23rd, 30th; 8 AM. Approximately three miles. Geology Hike Friday; June 17, 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. All programs are free.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Federated Church, Charlemont MA

Mohawk Trail Concerts Summer Festival

The 47th Summer Festival. June 17th &18th at 7:30 pm. The keyboard music of J. S. Bach, performed as heard in Bach’s time. June 25th at 7:30 pm, & June 26th, at 3 pm. The Adaskin String Trio. July 1st at 7:30 pm. The Artistic Directors of Mohawk Trail Concerts take the stage. July 2nd at 7:30 pm. Latin guitarist David Burgess, with Masako Yanagita, violin. July 4th at 4:00 pm. Free Family Jazz Concert. July 8th & 9th, at 7:30 pm. The Chiara String Quartet. July 16th at 7:30 pm, and July 17th at 3 pm. Andrew Garland, baritone, with Estela Olevsky, piano. July 22nd and 23rd, at 7:30 pm. The Laredo-Robinson Duo.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums EXHIBIT: Painterly Masterworks of Turn-of-the-Century Photography

In 1902, a group of visionary photographers broke with convention and began exploring new techniques that would ultimately push the boundaries of the art form. Springfield Museums new traveling exhibit celebrates these ground-breaking photographers from both sides of the Atlantic. Photo-Secession: Painterly Masterworks of Turn-of-the-Century Photography will be on view at the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts through August 28, 2016.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.