The Northampton Arts Council is a city board and a non-profit organization whose goal is to support and promote the arts in Northampton. Originally created as a Local Arts Lottery Council, it began its work by administering a grants program in which proceeds from a state lottery are distributed to local artists, arts groups, and public schools.

Monday, February 1, 2016


Four Sundays in February Event #1
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When: Sunday, February 7th – 2:00 PM Showtime, Doors Open at 1:30 PM
Where: John M. Greene Hall - Smith College - Google Map Link

The Silver Chord Bowl 2016 will kick-off the Four Sundays in February Winter Festival Series. The legendary a cappella event that is a Pioneer Valley tradition will take place on February 7, 2016. Two-thousand concert-goers pack John M Greene Hall at Smith College to witness a showcase of the best a cappella collegiate groups in the Northeast. Opening performance by Northampton High School’s own Northamptones. Featuring the The MIT/Wellesley Toons, The Dear Abbeys of Boston University, S#arp Attitude of UMass, MIT Ohms, Zumbyes of Amherst College, and representing the home team: The Smith College Vibes (Groups subject to change). Mayor David Narkewicz and Smith College Dean of the College Donna Lisker will both be on hand to emcee this classic event.

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