Residential Life

Thanksgiving Break 2013 Hours

The following information was accurate as of 11/25/12. 

Click on the links below for details about:

 

CAMPUS OFFICES formally begin recess on Wednesday, November 27 at 12:30pm.  Offices reopen on Monday, December 2 at 8:30am.

 

 VALENTINE DINING HALL

https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/dining

Beginning on Saturday, 11/23, Valentine will be open to all students for lunch from 12:00pm-2:00pm and for dinner from 5:00pm-6:30pm. Due to low breakfast attendance, dining services will provide breakfast foods during dinners at a hospitality table. Valentine will resume its regular hours on Sunday, 12/1.

 

PVTA BUS SCHEDULES

http://www.pvta.com/

The following times are approximations based on last year's availability.  Updates will be posted as they become available.

Wednesday, November 27

  • Service ends early on Route 38 Mount Holyoke College (MHC)/UMass; last trip to MHC from UMass at 6:55pm; last trip to UMass from MHC at 7:40pm
  • No service on Route 39 Smith/Hampshire.
  • Service ends early on Routes 34/35 Campus Shuttle; Route 34 Campus Shuttle will end in Lot 25 at 7:56pm; Route 35 Campus Shuttle will end in Lot 25 at 9:13pm.
  • All other routes will run regular weekday service on Wednesday evening.

Thursday, November 28          NO BUS or van SERVICE                                     

Friday, November 29                no UMass service

                                                       Blue 43 (Amherst/Northampton) on “no school” schedule

                                                       no service on Maroon 40 (Northampton/UMass)

Saturday, November 30           no UMass service

                                                      Blue 43 (Amherst/Northampton) on “no school” schedule

                                                      no service on Maroon 40 (Northampton/UMass)

Sunday, December 1             regular (Sunday) service resumes

                                                      no service on Maroon 40 (Northampton/UMass)

All other routes will operate on regular schedule (except on Thursday, Thanksgiving day).

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KEEFE CAMPUS CENTER

https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/keefe

 

Building

Schwemm’s Coffee House

Mail Room main window

Friday, November 22

9:00am-11:00pm

9:00am-11:00pm

8:30am-4:00pm

Saturday, November 23

6:00pm-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Sunday, November 24

6:00pm-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Monday, November 25

9:00am-11:00pm

8:00am-2:00pm

8:30am-4:00pm

Tuesday, November 26

9:00am-11:00pm

8:00am-2:00pm

8:30am-4:00pm

Wednesday, November 27

9:00am-11:00pm

8:00am-10:00am

8:30am-11:00am

Thursday, November 28

6:00pm-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Friday, November 29

6:00pm-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Saturday, November 30

6:00pm-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Sunday, December 1

6:00pm – midnight

6:00pm-midnight

CLOSED

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LIBRARIES

https://www.amherst.edu/library/hours

 

Frost

Keefe Science

Morgan Music

Archives & Special Collections

Visual Resources

Reference (Frost)

Friday,
November 22

8AM-5PM

9AM-4PM

9AM-5PM

9AM-4PM

8:30AM-4:30PM

10AM-5PM

Saturday,
November 23

1-5PM

1-5PM

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Sunday,
November 24

1-5PM

1-5PM

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Monday,
November 25

8AM-7PM

9AM-4PM

9AM-12noon

9AM-4PM

9AM-12noon

11AM-3PM

Tuesday,
November 26

8AM-7PM

9AM-4PM

9AM-12noon

9AM-4PM

9AM-12noon

11AM-3PM

Wednesday,
November 27

8AM-12noon

Closed

9-11AM

9AM-12noon

9AM-12noon

Closed

Thursday,
November 28

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Friday,
November 29

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Saturday,
November 30

10AM-5PM

1-5PM

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Sunday,
December 1

2PM-1AM

2PM-1AM

6-11PM

Closed

Closed

2-5PM,

6-9PM

FIVE COLLEGE LIBRARIES

Hampshire

Mount Holyoke

Smith

UMass

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QUANTITATIVE RESOURCE CENTER

https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/support/moss_quantitative_center

Space open as usual.  Limited support available during business hours on Monday, November 25 and Tuesday, November 26.  No evening math tutoring.  TA sessions resume Sunday, December 1st

 

WRITING CENTER

https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/support/writingcenter

Open Sunday, 11/24, 1-4PM, Monday, 11/25, 10AM-2PM, and Sunday, 12/1 12-7PM. 

Students may come in with and without papers, for specific help or for general instruction in writing.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/counseling

The Counseling Center will be open for walk-in support in Scott House on Monday (11/25) and Tuesday (11/26) from 1:00 PM – 4:00PM, and on Wednesday (11/27) from 10:00 AM – 12:00 noon.

Counseling Center will be closed on Wednesday afternoon, Thursday and Friday. The counselor on call can be reached for urgent situations through the Dean on Duty. The Dean on Duty may be reached by calling Campus Police (413-542-2111). 

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HEALTH SERVICES

https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/health/service

Friday, November 22                         8:30am – 5:00pm

Saturday, November 23                     closed (as normally scheduled)

Sunday, November 24                        closed (as normally scheduled)

Monday, November 25                       8:30am – 12:00 noon and 1:00 - 5:00pm

Tuesday, November 26                      8:30am – 12:00 noon and 1:00 - 5:00pm

Wednesday, November 27                 CLOSED

Thursday, November 28                     CLOSED

Friday, November 29                          CLOSED

Saturday, November 30                      closed (as normally scheduled)

Sunday, December 1                          closed (as normally scheduled)

Amherst College students remaining in the local area who have a medical emergency when Keefe Health Center is closed should contact the Campus Police at 413-542-2111. Students in need of urgent care should contact (UMass) University Health Services (UHS) at 413-577-5000.  The Walk-In Clinic at UHS is closed between the hours of 12:00 midnight and 8:00 a.m., and for the entirety of Thanksgiving day (Thursday, Nov. 28).  During this time, an on-call nurse will be available at 413-577-5000.  On Thanksgiving day, this nurse can help students determine whether their circumstances merit transport to Cooley Dickinson Hospital, or if they can wait to be seen at UMass on Friday.

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ATHLETIC FACILTIES

https://www.amherst.edu/athletics/department/physed/hours

Wolff Fitness Center is where the workout machines and weights are located.

“Complex” refers to Alumni Gym, Coolidge Cage, and the Davenport Squash Courts.

Wolff Fitness Center and Complex

Friday, November 22                          6:00am – 8:00pm*     *Complex open until 11:00pm Friday

Saturday, November 23                    7:00am – 8:00pm

Sunday, November 24                      7:00am – 8:00pm

Monday, November 25                      6:00am – 8:00pm

Tuesday, November 26                     6:00am – 8:00pm

Wednesday, November 27                6:00am – noon

Thursday, November 28                    CLOSED

Friday, November 29                         CLOSED

Saturday, November 30                     7:00am – 8:00pm

Sunday, December 1                         7:00am – 10:00pm

Pratt Pool will be closed throughout the holidays.  (Closes Friday, November 22 at 1:00pm and reopens Monday, December 1 at 7:00am.)

Equipment Room                                                                                

Friday, November 16                         9:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday, November 17                    closed (as regularly scheduled)

Sunday, November 18                       closed (as regularly scheduled)

Monday, November 19                      9:00am – 5:00pm

Tuesday, November 20                     9:00am – 5:00pm

Wednesday, November 21                9:00am – 12:00 noon

Thursday, November 22                    CLOSED

Friday, November 23                         CLOSED

Saturday, November 24                     closed (as regularly scheduled)

Sunday, November 25                       closed (as regularly scheduled)

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QUEER RESOURCE CENTER

https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/rainbow

Friday, November 22                          1:00pm – 4:00pm

Saturday, November 23                      closed

Sunday, November 24                        closed

Monday, November 25                       10:00am – 5:00pm

Tuesday, November 26                      10:00am – 5:00pm

Wednesday, November 27                 10:00am – 5:00pm

Thursday, November 28                     10:00am – 5:00pm

Friday, November 29                         10:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday, November 30                     8:00pm-midnight

Sunday, December 1                         8:00pm-midnight

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MEAD ART MUSEUM

https://www.amherst.edu/museums/mead

The following times are approximations based on last year's information.  Updates will be posted as they become available.

Friday, November 22                        9:00am – 5:00pm    

Saturday, November 23                    9:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday, November 24                      9:00am – 5:00pm

Monday, November 25                      closed (as regularly scheduled)

Tuesday, November 26                    9:00am – 5:00pm

Wednesday, November 27               9:00am – 12:00 noon

Thursday, November 28                   CLOSED

Friday, November 29                        9:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday, November 30                    9:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday, December 1                        9:00am – 5:00pm

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MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

https://www.amherst.edu/museums/naturalhistory

The following times are approximations based on last year's information.  Updates will be posted as they become available.

Friday, November 22                        11:00am – 4:00pm

Saturday, November 23                    11:00am – 4:00pm  

Sunday, November 24                      11:00am – 4:00pm

Monday, November 25                      closed (as regularly scheduled)

Tuesday, November 26                      to be determined (TBD)

Wednesday, November 27                TBD

Thursday, November 28                    CLOSED

Friday, November 29                         11:00am – 4:00pm

Saturday, November 30                     11:00am – 4:00pm

Sunday, December 1                         11:00am – 4:00pm

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EMILY DICKINSON MUSEUM

http://www.emilydickinsonmuseum.org/

Friday, November 22                        11:00am – 4:00pm

Saturday, November 23                    11:00am – 4:00pm

Sunday, November 24                       closed (as normally scheduled)

Monday, November 25                      closed (as normally scheduled)

Tuesday, November 26                     closed (as normally scheduled)

Wednesday, November 27                CLOSED

Thursday, November 28                    CLOSED

Friday, November 29                         11:00am – 4:00pm

Saturday, November 30                    11:00am – 4:00pm

Sunday, December 1                        11:00am – 4:00pm

 

OTHER LOCAL MUSEUMS

http://www.museums10.org/

events calendar: http://www.museums10.org/index.php?op=calendarview

 

FIVE COLLEGE EVENTS

http://calendar.fivecolleges.edu/FiveCol/calendrome.cgi

 

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