Friday April 7, 2017, 6:30-9:30 PM. $15.
Robert Lopez presenting Aaron's check to Mini Golf chair Sandy Ward, January 27, 2017. Aaron's is sponsoring a PREMIUM hole: the 1st Hole!
Scott from Aaron's visited the Library March 30 to see where the 1st hole will be, and plan how to use that space.
Sponsors of the 18th Hole: Conklin Office Furniture
Conklin Office Furniture officers practicing... and planning how they might decorate the 18th Hole, in the Teen Room.
Angela Lozano Callahan, River Valley Counseling Center, is delighted to have this space for the "hole" RVCC is sponsoring this year.
Mini library on a golf course?
Angela and Robert Lafleur, RVCC Director of IT, practicing...
The Republican published Wednesday April 5 (in Plus section) a photo of Angela and Bob preparing for the event.
Rick Bolton, owner of Library Mini Golf, LLC, supervising the course at Hubbard Memorial Library, Ludlow, MA, on February 25, 2017. Sandy went to see their set-up and meet with Rick to review the plan for our 2017 course.
These sponsors made the event possible, and helped the Friends of the Library raise almost $5K.
Tim Damon assisting Angela Callahan bring in props for River Valley Counseling Center's "hole".
To decorate the cocktail tables, Christine added books topped with the Friend's wooden library models.
The party begins...
John, Dawn, and Mike
Pattie, our Silent Auction coordinator
Mini golf in the stacks
"Wise fool" Sandy with Mike Morin, Conklin Office Furniture (sponsor of our 18th hole).
This image of Holyoke vaudeville star Eva Tanguay graced the entrance to hole #7.
Karlene Shea, President of the Friends of the Library, and roxann Callender, board member of Holyoke Public Library Corporation and HPLC liaison to the Friends.
Sarah Page and Marikler Toensmeier, both of Way Finders (new name of HAP Housing). Sarah is a member of the board of the Friends.
A welcoming PHOTO ISLAND at the 18th Hole!
Conklin Office Furniture created a "Photo Island" at the 18th hole!
Many groups posed here for playful photographs.
Mike Morin, Conklin Office Furniture, with 18th hole props
View of the Library at the close of Friday night's party. Some props for Mini Golf holes visible in the windows, e.g., wide screen TV from Aaron's in upper right, and a River Valley Counseling Center poster on Level 2, right.
Friends President Karlene Shea, Treasurer Pattie Lumbra, and volunteer coordinator Elizabeth Dumont McCaffrey early Saturday morning, ready for a day of Mini Golf for all ages.
We thank our volunteers who welcomed players, providing golf balls and putters of appropriate sizes.