October 2015

Apple Picking

Date of Event: 
Oct 11 2015 - 2:00pm

Apple picking

Join the Smith Club on Sunday, October 11 at 2pm at Minnetonka Orchards for a planned Mountain Day apple picking outing! Admission to Minnetonka Orchards is $7 per person, kids 3 and under are free. In addition to apple picking, there are hay rides, food (donuts! hot dogs!), a petting zoo, and walking paths.


Greetings! The Smith Club of Minnesota is one of the largest and most active clubs in the country. With more than 500 alumnae in the state, we are a force! Our alumnae hold a myriad of enjoyable events for networking, have an active recruiting presence with area high schools, and do important fund-raising to allow Minnesota students to attend what we believe is one of the very most marvelous colleges in the country.


Stephanie Frost ’77
President, term ending 2019

Emily Beck ’10
Vice President, term ending 2018

Siri Caltvedt '93
Secretary, term ending 2018

Kate Lehmann ’78
Treasurer, term ending 2019

Justina Roberts ’06
Immediate Past President

Standing Committees, one year terms

Oral History Project

The Minnesota Smith Club has now published two volumes in its exciting and unique oral history project, Strong Women Building Strong Communities. A recap of the marvelous launch of the project upon publication of the first volume in 2008 is on the page Project Launch. Book 2 was published in 2012, debuting at our annual meeting on May 6. The project is known throughout the Smith College alumnae world, and many clubs are keen on doing something similar and interested in learning from us.

Smith Day

Smith Day: The Great Exchange will be held on Oct 7, 2017 at 10am at the Walker Art Center. Be sure to wear your Rally Day hat to Smith Day and donate and bring with you one item which can be passed in a diploma-like circle. Talk up the sale with friends, as you can bring as many as you’d like. Please consider volunteering early – we have a ball getting the event ready.

Job posting!

Fusion Hill is looking for Smithie candidates for two positions! Please email Kerry Sarnoski at ksarnoskiatfusionhill [dot] com for more information and please see their website.

Research Strategist
Love talking to people, always thinking about the big idea? We’re always on the lookout for people with unique perspectives, inquiring minds and great story-telling ability. Both entry-level and experienced applicants are welcome.

Research Intern
We’re looking to fill our 6-month Fall/Winter research internship. Ability to travel and proficiency in PowerPoint are requirements.


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