Apr
21
Tue
Salem Writers’ Group
Apr 21 @ 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.

Apr
22
Wed
Jon Atwood: A Crisis for Birds Is a Crisis for Us All
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

-POSTPONED-

Jon Atwood, Director of Bird Conservation at Mass Audubon, will discuss the impact of the mass disappearance of North American birds what it means for the planet’s well being.

Apr
23
Thu
Memoir Writers Group
Apr 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Meets monthly on fourth Thursdays.

This group is for people who are writing, or wish to write, memoirs. It will not be a class, but rather an opportunity for participants to share and discuss each other’s work, and to offer guidance, advice, and companionship through the memoir-writing process.

Apr
28
Tue
Writers’ Open Studio
Apr 28 @ 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 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

La Tertulia is a group of members interested in keeping their Spanish speaking skills in practice.

Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday
from 6:00 to 8:00 PM

Incessant Pipe: Poetry Salon
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon will meet 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. Meets 4th Tuesdays.

Apr
30
Thu
Deep Delve—A Reading of Poems and Prose Inspired by Research
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

-POSTPONED-

In celebration of National Poetry Month, two poets, Colleen Michaels and Dawn Paul, and novelist Susanna Baird, will read from their own works that have involved research into objects, people and places. Each writer will read for fifteen minutes, introducing their work with the way in which research enriched their writing experience.

May
5
Tue
Writers’ Open Studio
May 5 @ 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 5 @ 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
6
Wed
210th Annual Meeting
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

210th 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.