Today at Vassar
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7:30 PM to 10:30 PM - Walker Field House Bays-All
7:00 PM to 11:00 PM - Rockefeller Hall 101-Seminar Room The Stanley Chadwick Chess Club was founded in the 1930’s and featured many of the best chess players in the Mid-Hudson Valley. Our membership includes youngsters, teenagers, college students, and adults from all areas of Dutchess County (and Orange, Ulster, and Putnam). Our activities include free lessons for youngsters up through college graduates, nationally rated tournaments, team chess, inter-club matches, prestigious guest speakers and simultaneous chess exhibitions from grandmaster or international master level players, and generally fun chess matches. Weekly meetings are held every Monday while the College is open in Rockefeller Hall, rooms 101 and 104 from 7-11pm. For questions please contact Craig Fisher Craig W. Fisher, PhD at email@example.com.
3:30 PM to 7:00 PM - Prentiss Sports Complex Outdoor Track
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Main Building Rose Parlor Invite a friend to join you for an afternoon break and enjoy some tea and cookies as part of one of Vassar's traditions. Open to all in the Vassar community.
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Main Building Faculty Parlor
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Outdoor Space Rugby Field 1 at the Farm
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Outdoor Space Rugby Field 2 at the Farm
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM - College Center College Ctr South Atrium RSL Tabling for Coffeehouse. RSL Coffee House 2017: Having Each Other's BacksAn annual celebration of community around a student-chosen theme, hosted by the inter-religious student groups of the Campus Life/Religious and Spiritual Life Office. Student-baked goods and plenty of coffee.All welcome
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center Landing Gallery India in Miniature: Works from the Permanent CollectionJanuary 24-April 23, 2017This Focus Gallery exhibition presents, on an intimate scale, works on paper from India comprised of miniature compositions in a rich spectrum of colors, patterns, and types. Dutch botanicals, Indian war elephants, Judeo-Christian angels, Rajput princes, European linear perspective, British colonials, and Hindu yogis mingle in these scenes. Some come from imperial centers like Delhi, Agra, or Lahore; most originated in the semi-independent kingdoms of the Punjab hills, Malwa plateau, or Rajasthan. Organized by the Art Center and Julie E. Hughes (History Department).
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center Temporary Exhibition Galleries The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great WarJanuary 27-April 9, 2017Rare today, art medals thrived for centuries and rose to new heights during World War I. This exhibition of over 100 medals from both sides of the Great War reasserts their significance as works of art. The medals come from the collection of the American Numismatic Society in New York, which co-organized the exhibition with the Art Center. Interspersed are war posters on loan from MFA Boston and Vassar Library Special Collections. The exhibition is made possible by the Smart Family Foundation.
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM - College Center Palmer Gallery A Celebration of ArtThe Annual John Iyoya Children's Art ShowThis is an annual event honoring the memory of John Iyoya, a former Vassar student, who exemplified a wonderful sense of creativity and love of children. The show is sponsored by the Department of Education and features the artwork of students from area participating schools.Reception Sunday, March 26, 2:00 pm