Immigrant City: Social Space for Social Change

Immigrant City: Social Space for Social Change, an exhibit curated by Holyoke Community College students, will be opening on Monday, April 25th from 3–4:30 pm at the Wistariahurst Museum. Using artifacts from Wistariahurst’s Carlos Vega Collection of Latino History in Holyoke, Holyoke Collection, and Skinner Family Collection, the students have mapped the lives of immigrant … Continue reading

* Pioneer Valley History Network receives ‘Latino Americans: 500 Years of History’ grant

The Pioneer Valley History Network (PVHN) has been selected to receive a competitive Latino Americans: 500 Years of History grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). PVHN was one of 55 organizations selected from across the country to receive a cash grant of $10,000 to hold public … Continue reading

* MARCH & APRIL 2016 “Nuestras Abuelas/Our Grandmothers” at Wistariahurst Museum in Holyoke

* MARCH & APRIL 2016 “Nuestras Abuelas/Our Grandmothers” at Wistariahurst Museum in Holyoke

March & April 2016 — “Nuestras Abuelas/Our Grandmothers,” Partner: Wistariahurst Museum Venue: Wistariahurst Museum, Holyoke Wistariahurst Museum is planning a bi-lingual exhibit created and curated by members of the Latino community in the Pioneer Valley. This project, called “Nuestras Abuelas/Our Grandmothers,” will commence in August 2015 with outreach into the Latino community to collect oral histories … Continue reading