Apr
22
Sun
Garden Clean-up
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Observe Earth Day at the Athenaeum and help us prepare the grounds for spring and summer. Bring your own garden gloves and hand tools, if you have them. We have some rakes and tools available so please come even if you do not have your own.

Apr
24
Tue
Writers’ Open Studio
Apr 24 @ 8:40 am – 11:30 am

Weekly Writing Studios at the Salem Athenaeum.

The building will be open from 8:40-11:30 every Tuesday (unless announced otherwise). Feel free to come by and write in a quiet peaceful setting.

Come for as long as you’d like–for 20 minutes or all three hours.

La Tertulia
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

La Tertulia is a group of members interested in keeping their Spanish speaking skills in practice. They meet on 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.

Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon will meet on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7pm upstairs in the Salem Athenaeum. “The Pipe” is a space to read poetry, yours or others, and discuss everything from the price of tea in China to quantum particles (as long as it relates back to poetry). All styles of poetry are welcome.

Apr
25
Wed
Stories of Substance
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Stories of Substance is an original play about young adults and their experiences with substance use and abuse. It is inspired by true stories of local young adults, developed and written by Brunonia Barry, Anne Lucas, Lisa Jendrysik, Matthew Phillion and director Damon Krometis. The play originally premiered with local student actors at the Salem YMCA in 2017 and has been performed in North Shore schools.

Free to all.

May
1
Tue
Writers’ Open Studio
May 1 @ 8:40 am – 11:30 am

Weekly Writing Studios at the Salem Athenaeum.

The building will be open from 8:40-11:30 every Tuesday (unless announced otherwise). Feel free to come by and write in a quiet peaceful setting.

Come for as long as you’d like–for 20 minutes or all three hours.

Salem Writers’ Group
May 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

All are welcome to bring work-in-progress to share with the group for feedback. The group is facilitated by J.D. Scrimgeour, Professor of English, Salem State University.

May
8
Tue
Writers’ Open Studio
May 8 @ 8:40 am – 11:30 am

Weekly Writing Studios at the Salem Athenaeum.

The building will be open from 8:40-11:30 every Tuesday (unless announced otherwise). Feel free to come by and write in a quiet peaceful setting.

Come for as long as you’d like–for 20 minutes or all three hours.

La Tertulia
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

La Tertulia is a group of members interested in keeping their Spanish speaking skills in practice. They meet on 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.

May
9
Wed
208th Annual Meeting
May 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

208th Annual Meeting of the Proprietors of the Salem Athenaeum and election of officers and new trustees. All members in good standing are welcome to attend.

 

Please note that this year’s meeting is being held on the second Wednesday in May rather than the usual first Wednesday in May.