The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Archive: 21/01/2020

Monday, Feb. 24
10 a.m.-Noon

W. E. B. Du Bois Center
W. E. B. Du Bois Library, Floor 22, Room 2220

Join the W. E. B. Du Bois Center in celebrating Du Bois's 152nd birthday (actual birthday Feb. 23)! The Du Bois Center is hosting a special edition of its weekly Breakfast with Du Bois Events, featuring an open house, refreshments, readings, and Du Bois swag.

Tuesday, Feb. 25
12:30-2 p.m.

W. E. B. Du Bois Library, Floor 26, Room 2601

RSVP here by Monday, Feb. 17.

A conversation with Madeleine Charney, Lisa Di Valentino, Theresa Dooley, Isabel Espinal, Deborah Place, and other library staff.

A career in libraries is rewarding and helps positively impact library patrons, researchers, students, and communities. Learn about how to enter and thrive in this field.

This event is made possible by a UMass Campus Climate Improvement grant.

Wednesday, Feb. 26
Wednesday, Apr. 22

W. E. B. Du Bois Library
Lobby

Got stress? We've got dogs! UMass Amherst Peer Health Educators present the Paws Program, featuring Bright Spot Therapy Dogs.

Sponsored by Center for Health Promotion and the UMass Amherst Libraries.

Saturday, Feb. 29
6 p.m.
Old Chapel, UMass Amherst

RSVP by Feb. 23

Join us for an evening of fun, food, and music celebrating the Valley Light Opera's 45th anniversary, with members of the company performing the music from "The Pirates of Penzance."

Sing along; costumes welcome!

In partnership with Valley Light Opera, Humanities and Fine Arts, and the UMass Amherst Libraries.

Valley Light Opera's archives are housed in Special Collections and University Archives.

Accessibility
The Old Chapel is handicap accessible building and event spaces via ramps and elevators.

Parking
The Old Chapel at UMass Amherst is located at the heart of campus, making it a great destination for events. There is no direct parking next to the Chapel so allow yourself additional time to walk here after parking in one of the nearby lots. Parking is allowed in any non-24-hour lot after 5 p.m. and on weekends.