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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 2 @ 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
May 2 @ 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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Young Adult Writing for All Ages 7:00 pm
Young Adult Writing for All Ages
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Young adult stories aren’t just for younger readers–and they certainly aren’t just for young writers.  We’ll discuss the basics of YA writing, story elements, character development, and achieving the right tone for your audience.  Whether … Continued
Mass Poetry Fest: A Celebration of the Salem Poetry Seminar 8:00 pm
Mass Poetry Fest: A Celebration of the Salem Poetry Seminar
May 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Each June, the Salem Poetry Seminar brings together selected Massachusetts college students with others who share their obsession with words for five days of intense workshopping, drafting, and evening readings at the historic Salem Athenaeum. Students … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 9 @ 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.
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Young Adult Writing for All Ages 7:00 pm
Young Adult Writing for All Ages
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Young adult stories aren’t just for younger readers–and they certainly aren’t just for young writers.  We’ll discuss the basics of YA writing, story elements, character development, and achieving the right tone for your audience.  Whether … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 16 @ 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
May 16 @ 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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Young Adult Writing for All Ages 7:00 pm
Young Adult Writing for All Ages
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Young adult stories aren’t just for younger readers–and they certainly aren’t just for young writers.  We’ll discuss the basics of YA writing, story elements, character development, and achieving the right tone for your audience.  Whether … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 23 @ 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.
Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon 7:00 pm
Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon
May 23 @ 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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Writers’ Open Studio 8:30 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 30 @ 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.
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