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Q & A: Arts center director Holmes shares hopes for future

Sunday, February 19, 2012
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Every day after school and every Saturday, children of all ages fly through the door of the Hamilton Hill Arts Center in Schenectady. They tap on computers, they do karate. Many explore the arts: painting and drawing, learning an African dance or taking a music lesson. The most popular classes are drumming, either on steel drums or African hand drums. “I get my own show here every day,” says Doretha “Penny” Holmes, the new executive director.<...

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