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Monday Evening Conversations 7:00 pm
Monday Evening Conversations
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Monday Evening Conversations Group meets on the second Monday of the month at 7:00 PM. All members and other interested parties are invited. It may be of interest to know that the The Social … Continued
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210th Annual Meeting 7:00 pm
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. The meeting will be held via Zoom. You may … Continued
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Online Writing Workshop: Roll the Dice and Write 7:00 pm
Online Writing Workshop: Roll the Dice and Write
May 8 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Online Writing Workshop: Roll the Dice and Write
—New Date, Now Online— Roll the Dice and Write: Using Dungeons & Dragons to Unleash Creativity Writers tend to be perfectionists. Their natural inclination to control the narrative and get everything just right, from plot … Continued
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Book Group 11:00 am
Book Group
May 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Discussion group meets on the second Saturday of the month at 11:00 a.m. View the reading list.
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La Tertulia 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
May 12 @ 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
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Monday Evening Conversations 7:00 pm
Monday Evening Conversations
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Monday Evening Conversations Group meets on the second Monday of the month at 7:00 PM. All members and other interested parties are invited. It may be of interest to know that the The Social … Continued
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Legacies of 1620 and the Mayflower: Native Americans of New England 7:00 pm
Legacies of 1620 and the Mayflower: Native Americans of New England
May 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Christoph Strobel will present an interpretive history of the indigenous peoples of New England. This talk will not attempt to provide a comprehensive history, but, rather, by focusing on a few select case studies, historic sketches, and biographies from … Continued
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La Tertulia 5:00 pm
La Tertulia
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
La Tertulia is a group of members interested in keeping their Spanish speaking skills in practice. Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM (new time as of May 2020)
Incessant Pipe: Poetry Salon 7:00 pm
Incessant Pipe: Poetry Salon
May 26 @ 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 … Continued
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Reappraisal Reading Circle: Ngaio Marsh 7:00 pm
Reappraisal Reading Circle: Ngaio Marsh
May 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
May’s meeting is about the works of Ngaio Marsh (1895-1982). Re-appraisal Reading Circle meets bi-monthly on Wednesdays
 at 7:00 PM Open meeting discussing the works of a prolific, popular author of the past whose works are … Continued
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If Music Could Talk: Sheffield Chamber Players—Musica Cordis 7:30 pm
If Music Could Talk: Sheffield Chamber Players—Musica Cordis
May 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
If Music Could Talk: Sheffield Chamber Players—Musica Cordis @ Salem Athenaeum
New Date! New Program! The concert is on! Online, that is. Back in March, we rescheduled the Sheffield Chamber Players to May 29, hoping we’d be able to hold it in person. But now we’re … Continued
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CSEM: In Stile Moderno 8:00 pm
CSEM: In Stile Moderno
May 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
—CANCELLED— The ensemble In Stile Moderno presents, Come Again: 
Lute songs of John Dowland and his contemporaries, with four singers and a lutenist.
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