Residential Life

Thanksgiving Break 2012 Hours

The following information was accurate as of 11/17/12. 

Click on the links below for details about:

 

CAMPUS OFFICES formally begin recess on Wednesday, November 21 at 12:30pm.  Offices reopen on Monday, November 26 at 8:30am.

 

 VALENTINE DINING HALL

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

Beginning on Saturday, 11/17, Valentine will be open to all students for lunch from 12:00pm-2:00pm and for dinner from 5:00pm-6:30pm. A continental breakfast will be served from 9:00am-10:30am in the lounge behind Schwemm's in the Keefe Campus Center. Valentine will resume its regular hours on Sunday, 11/25.

 

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 23

  • 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 24          NO BUS or van SERVICE                                     

Friday, November 25                no UMass service

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

                                                       no service on Maroon 40 (Northampton/UMass)

Saturday, November 26          no UMass service

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

                                                      no service on Maroon 40 (Northampton/UMass)

Sunday, November 27             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 16

9:00am-11:00pm

9:00am-11:00pm

8:30am-4:00pm

Saturday, November 17

9:00am-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Sunday, November 18

9:00am-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Monday, November 19

9:00am-11:00pm

8:00am-2:00pm

8:30am-4:00pm

Tuesday, November 20

9:00am-11:00pm

8:00am-2:00pm

8:30am-4:00pm

Wednesday, November 21

9:00am-11:00pm

8:00am-10:00am

8:30am-11:00am

Thursday, November 22

9:00am-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Friday, November 23

9:00am-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Saturday, November 24

9:00am-11:00pm

CLOSED

CLOSED

Sunday, November 27

12:00pm – 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 16

8AM-5PM

9AM-4PM

9AM-5PM

9AM-4PM

8:30AM-4:30PM

10AM-5PM

Saturday,
November 17

1-5PM

1-5PM

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Sunday,
November 18

1-5PM

1-5PM

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Monday,
November 19

8AM-7PM

9AM-4PM

9AM-12noon

9AM-4PM

9AM-12noon

11AM-3PM

Tuesday,
November 20

8AM-7PM

9AM-4PM

9AM-12noon

9AM-4PM

9AM-12noon

11AM-3PM

Wednesday,
November 21

8AM-12noon

Closed

9-11AM

9AM-12noon

9AM-12noon

Closed

Thursday,
November 22

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Friday,
November 23

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Saturday,
November 24

10AM-5PM

1-5PM

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Sunday,
November 25

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 21 and Tuesday, November 22.  No evening math tutoring.  TA sessions resume Sunday, November 27.

 

WRITING CENTER

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

Open Sunday, 11/18, 1-4PM, Monday, 11/19, 10AM-2PM, and Sunday, 11/25 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

Closes for regular appointments on Friday, November 18 at 4:30pm.  Reopens Monday, November 28 at 9:00am.

Open for walk-ins in Scott House on Monday 11/19, Tuesday 11/20, and Wednesday 11/21 from 10:00am-2:00pm, and on Friday 11/23 10:00am-12:00pm. When the Counseling Center is closed, a counselor will be available by phone.

Amherst College students remaining in the local area who have a mental health emergency when the Counseling Center is closed should contact the Campus Police (413-542-2111), who will contact the Dean on Duty.

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HEALTH SERVICES

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

Friday, November 16                          8:30am – 5:00pm

Saturday, November 17                     closed (as normally scheduled)

Sunday, November 18                         closed (as normally scheduled)

Monday, November 19                        8:30am – 12:00 noon and 1:00 - 5:00pm

Tuesday, November 20                        8:30am – 12:00 noon and 1:00 - 5:00pm

Wednesday, November 21                  CLOSED

Thursday, November 22                     CLOSED

Friday, November 23                           CLOSED

Saturday, November 24                      closed (as normally scheduled)

Sunday, November 25                         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. 24).  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 16                          6:00am – 8:00pm*     *Complex open until 11:00pm Friday

Saturday, November 17                    7:00am – 8:00pm

Sunday, November 18                        7:00am – 8:00pm

Monday, November 19                       6:00am – 8:00pm

Tuesday, November 20                       6:00am – 8:00pm

Wednesday, November 21                 6:00am – noon

Thursday, November 22                    CLOSED

Friday, November 23                          CLOSED

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

Sunday, November 25                         7:00am – 10:00pm

Pratt Pool will be closed throughout the holidays.  (Closes Friday, November 16 at 1:00pm and reopens Monday, November 26 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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RAINBOW ROOM 

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

Friday, November 16                          1:00pm – 4:00pm

Saturday, November 17                      closed

Sunday, November 18                        closed

Monday, November 19                       10:00am – 5:00pm

Tuesday, November 20                       10:00am – 5:00pm

Wednesday, November 21                 10:00am – 5:00pm

Thursday, November 22                    10:00am – 5:00pm

Friday, November 23                         10:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday, November 24                     8:00pm-midnight

Sunday, November 25                         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 16                          9:00am – 5:00pm    

Saturday, November 17                    9:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday, November 18                        9:00am – 5:00pm

Monday, November 19                       closed (as regularly scheduled)

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

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

Thursday, November 22                   CLOSED

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

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

Sunday, November 25                        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 16                          11:00am – 4:00pm

Saturday, November 17                     11:00am – 4:00pm  

Sunday, November 18                        11:00am – 4:00pm

Monday, November 19                       closed (as regularly scheduled)

Tuesday, November 20                       to be determined (TBD)

Wednesday, November 21                 TBD

Thursday, November 22                    CLOSED

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

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

Sunday, November 25                       11:00am – 4:00pm

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EMILY DICKINSON MUSEUM

http://www.emilydickinsonmuseum.org/

Friday, November 16                          11:00am – 4:00pm

Saturday, November 17                    11:00am – 4:00pm

Sunday, November 18                        closed (as normally scheduled)

Monday, November 19                       closed (as normally scheduled)

Tuesday, November 20                       closed (as normally scheduled)

Wednesday, November 21                 CLOSED

Thursday, November 22                    CLOSED

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

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

Sunday, November 25                        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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