Here’s how the floor will look when finished, a collage of colors and coins. PAULA QUAM/DL NEWSPAPERS

A floor made of pennies at the Holmes


Many are already impressed at how the old, historic Holmes Theatre has been renovated and shined up like a new penny over the past 10 years.

But now, no truer words could be spoken.

Theater staff is busy pulling together a snazzy, new project that has them asking the public for mere pennies — literally.

“We are laying down a copper penny floor,” said Becky Mitchell, excitedly.

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