March 2020: Spanish Language Meet-Up, Global Tea, Virgina Woolf Collection at the NYPL and More

   
March 4, 2020
 
 
Thanks to everyone who joined the Smith College Club of NYC's Art, Food, and Networking event last month. The afternoon featured a tour of the  Janet Borden Gallery in Brooklyn.
 
There are numerous opportunities to gather with Smithies this month. So mark your calendars and sign up today. We hope to see you soon!

UPCOMING SMITH CLUB EVENTS

Please join the Smith Club of NYC for a Spanish language meet-up. This is an opportunity for casual conversation and a fun chance to use the Spanish learned at Smith. All levels welcome to join and practice in a recreational, relaxed, and natural way. This event is free and open to all. RSVP is strongly encouraged.
 
Date: Thursday, March 5, 2020
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Address given to registered guests
Price: Free - RSVP Here (Sign up by 12 noon on 3/5)
The Global Tea is an extension of the Friday Tea in the Cloud Facebook Group. This event is a chance for Smith College communities around the world to gather together and once again enjoy the feeling of a Friday Afternoon Tea. Food and beverage will be provided with vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options available. Tickets are available on a sliding scale. 
 
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2020
Time: 3:00-5:00 pm
Location: The Wayfarer (101 West 57th St. at 6th Ave.)

Interested in getting more involved with the New York City Club? Curious about what goes on? Come join us for our annual Open Meeting. Refreshments will be served.  
 
Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Time: 7:30-8:30 pm
Location Provided to Registered Guests
The SCCNYC Social Work Network is a monthly or bi-monthly networking group for Smith alumnae working in social work, counseling, therapy, and other related professions. The group will provide space for like-minded individuals to discuss trends in social work and psychotherapy. Alumnae and current students are welcome! Please contact Lena Zairis, LMSW ’12 at lnz204@nyu.edu with questions regarding the group.
 
Please sign up to be added to the network and receive meetup information.
 
Date: Saturday, March 28, 2020
Time: 2:00-4:00 pm
Location: Central Manhattan (Location to be announced to members)
The New York Public Library has acquired by purchase and gift a collection of rarely seen Virginia Woolf material. The 153-piece collection contains extensive correspondence, rare printed books, photographs, original artwork, and ephemera (including Woolf’s passport). Come enjoy a private tour of the collection led by a NYPL docent. Following the tour, gather togeter for drinks at a nearby location.
 
This event is free, but space is limited. RSVP Today.
 
Date: Monday, March 30, 2020
Time: 4:15 pm (Meeting Time); 4:30-5:30 pm (Private Tour)
Location: New York Public Library (2 W 42nd St. at 5th Ave.)
Featuring a keynote by Smith Alumna Gillian Sorensen.
 
Sorensen has had a distinguished career with the United Nations where she served as Special Adviser for Public Policy, Assistant Secretary-General for External Relations, and National Advocate for the United Nations Foundation. She worked closely with three Secretaries-General and diplomats from 193 nations. Her career began as NYC Commissioner for the United Nations and Consular Corps and she has twice been a Fellow at Harvard.
 
Please join us for her presentation, “The US and the UN — What’s at Stake and Why It Matters.”
 
Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: The Cosmopolitan Club (122 East 66th Street)

CONNECT EVENTS
  • POWER UP A Summit for Smith College Women in Business
    A celebration of the accomplishments of Smith alumnae in business. Participants will have the opportunity to illustrate innovative ways they have made a substantial impact in the world of business and learn important strategies to advance next-level career goals. (Sponsored by the Smith College Business Network)
    Dates: Thursday, April 23 - Friday, April 24, 2020 | Location: Convene (117 West 46th St. b/w 6th and 7th Aves)

 





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