Mayor Elaine Pluta speaking.
Congressman John Olver speaking, and State Rep Michael Kane waits his turn to speak.
Art work on display along the Canal Walk.
Media interviewing Mayor Pluta, while artist Dean Nimmer (right) stands by one of his paintings.
Peggy Melanson and Nancy Sachs
Liz Budd, all dressed up for a birthday lunch afterwards.
Interviewing artist Bruce Fowler
Themes and promotional materials developed by UMass students who imagined possibilities. Kathy Anderson encouraged people to step forward and take charge of implementing any of these ideas.
Children's Museum Director, marypaz, tells Tim Damon about the project of making Japanese fish kites.
Our Mayor posing with the clowns!
Lovely Puerto Rican music.
Groups of children walking on the Canal Walk. Children's Museum on left, across the canal.