Nov
15
Tue
Writers’ Open Studio
Nov 15 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

The Athenaeum will be open exclusively for writers to work in a serene environment. Bring your laptop or pen and paper and leave the distractions at the door.

Salem Writers’ Group
Nov 15 @ 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.

Nov
17
Thu
Scrabble Club
Nov 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
20
Sun
Gail Mazur Poetry Reading
Nov 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Award-winning poet Gail Mazur will read from her latest book, Forbidden City published by

University of Chicago Press, 2016.

Nov
22
Tue
Writers’ Open Studio
Nov 22 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

The Athenaeum will be open exclusively for writers to work in a serene environment. Bring your laptop or pen and paper and leave the distractions at the door.

La Tertulia
Nov 22 @ 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
Nov 22 @ 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.

Nov
24
Thu
Scrabble Club
Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
29
Tue
Writers’ Open Studio
Nov 29 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

The Athenaeum will be open exclusively for writers to work in a serene environment. Bring your laptop or pen and paper and leave the distractions at the door.

New Members Night
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member, this behind-the-scenes tour will orient you to the Salem Athenaeum building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.