Stained Glass Restoration Lecture

Sponsored by the Holyoke Restoration Guild – this Saturday, October 20th from 11am-12pm, at Gateway City Arts (92 Race Street) Mr. Roberto Rosa will be presenting a 40-60 minute slideshow on the care, maintenance and conservation of stained glass windows.  Mr. Rosa’s experience in the restoration field and his studies in art began in Rome where he lived for twelve years.  He joined Serpentino Stained Glass in Needham, MA in 1988 – making it his goal to specialize ...

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Library Topping Off Ceremony

On August 31, the Holyoke Public Library celebrated a ceremonial milestone in the construction of the expansion and rehab project. The “Topping Off” ceremony highlighted the last steel beam being placed on the frame of the Library’s addition. Numerous elected officials spoke and touted this investment in the community for years to come.

The Library is set to re-open in the fall of 2013 with a full service of enhanced amenities. The cost of the project is approximately $14.5million will feature a ...

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