Meet illustrator Dean McKeever. The artist works in many mediums, but is best known for the iconic, custom packaging he creates for local craft breweries beer cans.

Then, author Michelle A. Barry talks about her debut young adult novel, “Plotting the Stars, #1: Moongarden.” The dystopian series follows protagonist Myra, a boarding school student who lives in space.

Then, visit Debra Dunphy’s art studio on Race Street in Holyoke, where Dunphy has offered classes for amateur painters for nearly two decades.

Finally, President and CEO LaTonia Monroe Taylor joins us to share how Parent Villages works to strengthen communities through improving educational outcomes for western Mass students.