In collaboration with the Friends of Smith College, we are pleased to offer many opportunities to experience the vibrant life of the college through family-friendly and informative programming.

Saturday afternoon, noon – 3:00 p.m.

Kids’ activities on Chapin Lawn (Reunion I) and Seelye Lawn (Reunion II):

  • Have fun on a bounce house
  • Meet a balloon artist
  • Get a temporary glitter tattoo

Other family-friendly activities:

  • Take a boat out on Paradise Pond
  • Make a terrarium at the Botanic Garden
  • Participate in hands-on activities at the Museum of Art
  • Take a family swim in Dalton pool
  • Learn the craft of printing on a 19th-century iron handpress

Please check the printed Reunion program for time and locations.


Smith is an exceptional place. During Reunion, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get to know the Smith of today inside and out. Some options:

  • Museum gallery conversation
  • Campus tour to discover what’s new at Smith
  • Q&A with admission experts about the college admission process
  • Library special collections open house
  • Botanic Garden open house and presentations

Pioneer Valley Family Activities

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