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Activities Calendar

November 2022
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Mon, Oct 31
Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Halloween Celebration
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Varsity Soccer vs. Mount Saint Mary Academy
Clint Small Stadium
Tue, Nov 1
Choir
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Chapel
ConnectLife Blood Drive
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ConnectLife Bus

The ConnectLife club is excited to announce it's third blood drive of the school year, on November 1, from 12 - 5 pm, on the ConnectLife Bus, located on Potomac Ave. Register online at ConnectLife. Use our sponsor code, 001771, or our zip code, 14222, to locate SEM's blood drive registration form. Thank you for saving three lives by donating blood on November 1!

The Blood Drive is open to students, faculty, staff, parents, alumnae and neighbors. Students must be 17 years of age (16 years of age may donate whole blood only with a ConnectLife signed parental consent form) to donate. To download a consent form, click here. To learn more about ConnectLife, click here.

We encourage parents to donate at our blood drive! Because the sign-up sheet is at SEM, interested parents should email Ann More at amore@buffaloseminary.org to get a time slot.

Wed, Nov 2
Australian Farewell
Chapel
Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Chinese Club
Thu, Nov 3
Parent Association Meeting
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Colby Room

2022-2023 Parent Association

We are looking forward to having a school year full of community events! In order to make our school year a success, we need your help. At SEM, parents support the school by being a grade level representative, joining a committee, or chairing an event. Please take a moment to review our many opportunities to be involved and consider signing up to participate by clicking here.

Thank you so much! It is going to be a wonderful year! If you have any questions or would like additional details, please reach out to Leah Kimmet

Choir
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Chapel
Fashion Club
Hornet Jacket Board Meeting
Erg Room
Fri, Nov 4
French Exchange Week
Chapel
Seminaria Club
Ms. Miller's Classroom
Fall/Thanksgiving Bingo
Atrium

Hosted by Ms. Basile.
Students can play "Fall" themed Bingo and win prizes.

Fall Dance
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Sun, Nov 6
Mon, Nov 7
French Week Presentation
Chapel
Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Tue, Nov 8
Choir
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Chapel
Wed, Nov 9
French Week Presentation
Chapel
M & T Tech Hub Visit
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M & T Bank

Computer Science students will visit the Tech Hub at M & T Bank.

Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Community Dinner
Atrium

Hosted by Ms. Silverstein, Ms. Richter and Ms. Harts.
Community Dinner is a chance for our day and boarding students, as well as faculty to sit together and have a family style meal. This gives students and faculty the chance to enjoy conversation, as well as a meal together. Up to five day students and five faculty members are allowed to attend. Students who would like to make a reservation to attend a dinner should contact Alexander Valdez at avaldez@buffaloseminary.org.

Thu, Nov 10
Choir
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Chapel
Fri, Nov 11
Botanical Gardens Get Away
Buffalo Botanical Gardens

Open to all students. Students will also create their own terrarium.

Burchfield Penney Second Friday
Burchfield Penney Art Gallery

Hosted by Mr. Mank.
Students will walk from SEM to the Burchfield Penney Art Gallery and enjoy the artwork at the Gallery. Admission is free this day.
This activity is open to all students.

Sat, Nov 12
Sun, Nov 13
Mon, Nov 14
Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Community Service Board Meeting
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Varsity Basketball
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Holmes Elementary
Tue, Nov 15
Choir
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Chapel
ConnectLife Meeting
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Varsity Squash
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
Varsity Basketball
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Holmes Elementary
Health & Wellness Program for Parents
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Library
Wed, Nov 16
Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Varsity Squash
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
Varsity Basketball
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Holmes Elementary
Thu, Nov 17
Picture Retake Day
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Colby Room
Choir
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Chapel
SGA Meeting
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Chapel
Varsity Squash
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
Varsity Basketball
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Holmes Elementary
Fri, Nov 18
Betsy Bayer
Chapel
Needlepoint SEM Ornaments
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Study Hall

Hosted by Ms. More and Ms. Stuhldreher.
Students will learn how to needlepoint and can make a needlepoint "SEM" ornament.


Varsity Basketball
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Holmes Elementary
Sun, Nov 20
Mon, Nov 21
Glee Club Performance
Chapel
Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Varsity Squash CANCELLED
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
Varsity Basketball CANCELLED
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Holmes Elementary
Swim Banquet
Atrium
Tue, Nov 22
SEMPosium & Grandparents' Day
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Study Hall, PAC, Colby, Chapel
Varsity Basketball
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Knights of Columbus
Varsity Squash
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
Mon, Nov 28
Bûche de Noël presentation
Chapel

Bûche de Noël is a traditional French cake shaped like a yule log served during the Christmas season in Belgium, France, Quebec and several French Colonies. This contest is open to the SEM community and will take place during the lunch periods and judged by members of the faculty and staff. The winner will be announced at the end of the day.

Click here for a traditional Bûche de Noël recipe.

Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Varsity Squash
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
Varsity Bowling
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Tonawanda Bowling Center
Varsity Basketball
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Holmes Elementary
Tue, Nov 29
Choir
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Chapel
Varsity Squash
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
Varsity Basketball
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Holmes Elementary
Wed, Nov 30
Chamber Ensemble/Lessons
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Chapel
Varsity Squash
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
Varsity Basketball
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Holmes Elementary
Community Dinner
Atrium

Hosted by Ms. Miller, Ms. Beck and Ms. Basile.

Community Dinner is a chance for our day and boarding students, as well as faculty to sit together and have a family style meal. This gives students and faculty the chance to enjoy conversation, as well as a meal together. Up to five day students and five faculty members are allowed to attend. Students who would like to make a reservation to attend a dinner should contact Alexander Valdez at avaldez@buffaloseminary.org.


Thu, Dec 1
Choir
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Chapel
Hornet Jacket Board Meeting
Erg Room
Varsity Squash
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Buffalo Seminary - Squash Courts
MML Hockey Team - vs. Niagara County
North Buffalo Ice Rink - Tacoma
Varsity Basketball vs. Niagara Falls High School
Niagara Falls High School
Fri, Dec 2
Holiday Charades with Hot Chocolate
Atrium

Hosted by Ms. Basile.
Students will make little bags of hot chocolate with extra goodies in it. Students will also play holiday charades.

Sat, Dec 3
BSAA Holiday Bazaar
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Sun, Dec 4