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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Oct 3 @ 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 7:30 pm
Salem Writers’ Group
Oct 3 @ 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.
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Introducing Salem Artist Quinton Oliver Jones (1903-1999) 7:00 pm
Introducing Salem Artist Quinton Oliver Jones (1903-1999)
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This lecture presented by Connie Gephart orients viewers to the Athenaeum’s Fall-Winter Exhibit of Quinton Oliver Jones. Salem native Quinton Oliver Jones (1903-1999), was a reclusive Harvard-trained artist whose paintings and sculptures filled his home … Continued
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Tennessee Williams Course 7:00 pm
Tennessee Williams Course
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tennessee Williams Course @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
7 Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. — October 5-November 16 Last fall, we considered the plays of Arthur Miller, one of the two greatest American playwrights of the mid-twentieth century. In this fall’s 7-week course, we … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Oct 10 @ 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 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
Oct 10 @ 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.
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Incessant Pipe: Contentions 7:00 pm
Incessant Pipe: Contentions
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Incessant Pipe: Contentions @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
Philosophy, Science, and Ideas. Come sit around a medium-large table and discuss the big stuff. 2nd Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m.
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Tennessee Williams Course 7:00 pm
Tennessee Williams Course
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tennessee Williams Course @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
7 Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. — October 5-November 16 Last fall, we considered the plays of Arthur Miller, one of the two greatest American playwrights of the mid-twentieth century. In this fall’s 7-week course, we … Continued
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Ziad Hamzeh 7:00 pm
Ziad Hamzeh
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Ziad Hamzeh @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
Acclaimed filmmaker and Syrian native, Ziad Hamzeh, will discuss his films and give an artist’s perspective on the refugee crisis. A Director, Producer, and Writer, Ziad’s work has earned over 40 awards and honors. Presently Ziad is … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Oct 17 @ 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 7:30 pm
Salem Writers’ Group
Oct 17 @ 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.
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Tennessee Williams Course 7:00 pm
Tennessee Williams Course
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tennessee Williams Course @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
7 Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. — October 5-November 16 Last fall, we considered the plays of Arthur Miller, one of the two greatest American playwrights of the mid-twentieth century. In this fall’s 7-week course, we … Continued
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Phantoms, Fraud, and Photography 7:00 pm
Phantoms, Fraud, and Photography
Oct 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Phantoms, Fraud, and Photography
Join us for a spirited book talk in the iconic gothic chapel at Harmony Grove with Peter Manseau, award-winning author and Curator of Religion for the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. More than just … Continued
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Finding Your Medium 10:00 am
Finding Your Medium
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
What’s your medium? Every writer searches for the right format to tell their own stories in. During this interactive discussion, talk with a working poet, playwright, screenwriter, novelist, and more about the challenges and benefits … Continued
Cambridge Society for Early Music concert 8:00 pm
Cambridge Society for Early Music concert
Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Cambridge Society for Early Music concert @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
The Art of Counterpoint: from Bach to Zelenka CSEM’s 2017 season begins with two of the great High Baroque masters–J. S. Bach and Jan Dismas Zelenka. These two musicians knew and admired each other, and … Continued
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John Carroll: State of the Media 7:00 pm
John Carroll: State of the Media
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
John Carroll: State of the Media @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
Donald in Wonderland How Trump Took the News Media Through the Looking Glass NPR analyst and Boston University mass communication professor John Carroll talks about the role of journalism in a post-fact political universe. John … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Oct 24 @ 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 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
Oct 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 7:00 pm
Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon
Oct 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 … Continued
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Tennessee Williams Course 7:00 pm
Tennessee Williams Course
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tennessee Williams Course @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
7 Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. — October 5-November 16 Last fall, we considered the plays of Arthur Miller, one of the two greatest American playwrights of the mid-twentieth century. In this fall’s 7-week course, we … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Oct 31 @ 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.