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Holidays and Other Observances

Check our Events Calendar for an up-to-date schedule. To learn more about how traditional holidays are celebrated at Smith, look through these articles about previous events, such as Passover, Sukkot, Eid dinner, Christmas Vespers, Hanukkah, or Ash Wednesday. These religious holiday events are generally student-led by Smith religious organizations, which we sponsor.

Weekly Services, Events and Other Programming

Click on the different programs we sponsor to find out more information.

Soup Salad and Soul
soup salad and soul

For more information, email Matilda Cantwell at mcantwel@smith.edu

Buddhist Meditation

For more information, email Ryumon HG Baldoquin at temples@twostreamszen.org

Hillel Shabbat Service
Handbell Choir Rehearsals
Handbell Choir

For more information, email Grant Moss at gmoss@smith.edu

Sacred Harp Shape Note Singing
Sacred Harp Shape Note Choral Singing
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Big Brother Big Sister Mentorship Program

For more information, email Ellen Lord at elord@smith.edu

Smith Christian Fellowship
Smith Christian Fellowship's Open Leadership Meeting

For more information, contact Elizabeth Booher at liz.booher@gmail.com

Smith Growth Group
Smith Growth Group

For more information, email Deborah Ok at dok@smith.edu

Interfaith Council
Interfaith Council Meetings

Meet Time: Every other Tuesday fro 5-6pm in Bodman Lounge, Helen Hills Hills Chapel. For more information, email Jessa Fries at jfries@smith.edu

Cathedral in the Night
Cathedral In the Night

For more information, email Susannah Howard at showard@smith.edu

Five Colleges Adventist Fellowship
Five College Seventh Day Adventist Fellowship

For more information, email Ardrianna Howard at anhoward@student.umass.edu

Bible Study
Bible Study with Smith Christian Fellowship

For the Smith Christian Fellowship, email Elizabeth Booher at liz.booher@gmail.com
For the Adventist Fellowship, email Ardrianna Howard at anhoward@student.umass.edu
For the Smith Growth Group, email Deborah Ok at dok@smith.edu

Periodic Events and Programming
Pet A Pet Day
Pet a Pet Day

Read an article about this magical day

Hot Seat Panel
The Hot Seat: Lunchtime Ethics Panel

Check out a recap of the latest panel

Sunrise and Sunset Hikes
Sunrise or Sunset Hikes

(poem by a Smith favorite, Mary Oliver) Read an article of the latest hike here

Smith/MHC Chinese Christian Social Hour
Smith College and Mt Holyoke College Social Hour for New Chinese Christian Students

For more information, email Yun Ni at yunni@smith.edu or Tianyi Xu at txu@smith.edu

Midnight Cry
Midnight Cry with Smith Christian Fellowship

Check out this inspirational article for more information

Interfaith Sundae
Interfaith Sundae Day (which is not on a Sunday)

Check out this particular scoop!

Spirituality and Interfaith Awareness Week
Spirituality and Interfaith Awareness Week

Click here for an overview of interfaith cooperation from this past year

Interfaith Tea
Interfaith Tea Panels

For more information, email Hayat Abuza at habuza@smith.edu

Christmas Vespers
Christmas Vesper Services

This article particularly highlights the spirit of Vespers

Festival of Sound and Space
Sound and Space Festival

For more information, email Greg Brown at gbrown@smith.edu

Staff Training in Religious Diversity
Offered religious diversity training for members of different campus departments

Offered to faculty and staff members of various Smith College campus departments. For more information, contact Dean Jennifer Walters at jwalters@smith.edu


For more information, contact Matilda Cantwell at mcantwel@smith.edu

Other Special Events

For more information about hosting, please contact Maureen Raucher at mraucher@smith.edu or Kim Alston at kalston@smith.edu