January 5, 2018

January 5, 2018 (Friday)
Springfield Armory National Historic Site

Springfield Armory Exhibit: Push the Green Hand Ahead

throughJanuary 7, 2018. Exactly one century ago to the date, over 5,000 Armory employees manufactured weapons for 3.5 million soldiers who fought in Europe. “Push the Green Hand Ahead: Springfield Armory in WWI” is the title of the next special exhibit at Springfield Armory. This exhibit commemorates the centennial of the U.S. involvement in WWI. Last Weeks!

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MassMutual Center, Western New England Golden Gloves Championship Boxing

Jan 5-28. Fridays & Saturdays. Western New England Amateur Boxing will again be hosting this year's Western New England Golden Gloves Championship Tournament. Western New England Amateur Boxing is a community-based non-profit organization which promotes values and ethics through boxing. Tickets starting at $15. See schedule .....

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Springfield Museums Presents Stars Over Springfield

The large rooftop telescope will be re-open for sky gazing at 7:30 p.m. as part of the “Stars Over Springfield” observatory series. These programs take place on the first Friday of each month. $3 for adults and $2 for children 17 and under. Each event features an introductory talk on topics such as space exploration, seasonal sights of the night sky, current astronomical research, or upcoming events like eclipses or comet appearances. The featured talk on Jan. 5, 2018: Jack Megas, planetarium educator at the Springfield Science Museum – “The Brightest Stars of Winter”.

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American International College Hockey

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AIC vs HOLY CROSS, The Yellow Jackets at the MassMutual Center. The Division I Men’s Ice Hockey team will take to the ice Jan 5 at 7:00 pm. Tickets prices are $9 for adults; $6 for seniors (65+) and children (4-12) and children (3 and under) are FREE.