Happy New Year - Booking Dance Festival; Vision Boards; Jewelry at the Met, Musical Interlude

January 4, 2020
Happy New Year from the Smith Club! Thanks to everyone who attended the Club's 2019 Annual Holiday Party. We had a great time at the DC Moore Gallery and a few lucky attendees walked away with prizes. Now we're starting the year off strong and we hope you'll join us for these exceptional events.
You Can Still Order Smith Pecans
If you would like a few more bags of Smith Pecans, Ann Hilliard still has some Regular Halves and Dark Chocolate Pecans remaining. Please contact her no later than Wednesday, January 8 to arrange to pick them up from her doorman. $2 per bag goes to the Smith Scholarship Fund.

Produced by Jodi Kaplan & Associates. During this 5 hour festival where the audience is free to come and go, 30 dance companies will perform 40 pieces of choreography featuring 250 dancers and two world premieres. Styles presented include: ballet, hip-hop, acrobatics, tap and body percussion, modern, contemporary, jazz, dance-theatre, fusion, and cabaret. Arrive at 5:00 pm for a welcome by festival producer, Jodi Kaplan '89.
Date: Saturday, January 11, 2020
Welcome: 5:00 pm
Festival: 5:30-10:30 pm
Location: Jazz at Lincoln Center (Broadway at 60th)
Tickets: $55 (Preferred seating) | $85 (Priority seating) - A 10% ticket discount is available for Smith alumni, employees, and students by using the discount code “Smith” at the time of purchase. Tickets may be purchased at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Box Office.

Vision boards are a fun, effective way to stay focused on your goals because they help you envision the future you want. This event is a great opportunity to think about what's important in the upcoming year while spending time with fellow Smithies. Some materials will be available. Bring magazines and craft materials you have on hand. Wine and soft drinks will be provided. Feel free to bring a snack to share. 
Please send questions to events@smithclubnyc.org. 
Date: Sunday, January 12, 2020
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Union Square area (Home of an alumna; Location provided to registered guests)

Carrying the Fire (1977) by Michael Collins
Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: Home of an alumna (Location provided to registered guests)
RSVP: Please email bookclub@smithclubnyc.org if you are interested in joining.

Please join the Club for a tour of Jewelry for America, a journey through the evolution of jewelry in this country led by Beth Carver Wees '72. Ticket includes the price of museum admission. Now open to members, non-members, and guests. 
Date: Saturday, January 18, 2020
Time: 12:00-1:00 pm
Location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (1000 Fifth Ave at 82nd St)
Price: $35 - Purchase Here (Members, Non-Members, & Guests)

Join the Club for an intimate music recital with three esteemed members of the Smith College community. Professor and violinist Joel Pitchon, the Iva Dee Hiatt Visiting Artist in Piano, Jiayan Sun, and Marie-Volcy Pelletier, cellist and Lecturer in Music will perform a Schubert B-flat Piano Trio. This special musical presentation will take place at the home of an alumna. Light refreshments will be provided.
This event is open exclusively to Club members until Friday, January 24. If there is space available, it will be opened to all Smithies and guests.  
Date: Friday, February 21, 2020
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
Location: Address will be shared with registered guests one week before the event.
Price: $10 - Purchase Here (Members Only through January 24)

Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Time: 7:30-8:30 pm
Location Provided to Registered Guests


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