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Ekphrastic Writing Workshop 10:00 am
Ekphrastic Writing Workshop
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The oldest meaning of the Greek-derived word “ekphrasis” is “out of speech” or “out of expression.” It is used to denote the age-old tradition of writing inspired from art. This workshop will focus on generating … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Feb 6 @ 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 … Continued
Salem Writers’ Group 7:30 pm
Salem Writers’ Group
Feb 6 @ 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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Ekphrastic Poetry 7:00 pm
Ekphrastic Poetry
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art. Through the imaginative act of narrating and reflecting on the “action” of a painting or sculpture, the poet may amplify and expand … Continued
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Book Group 11:00 am
Book Group
Feb 10 @ 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.
CSEM: Renaissance & Baroque Masterpieces from Spain 8:00 pm
CSEM: Renaissance & Baroque Masterpieces from Spain
Feb 10 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
CSEM Presents La Folia: Renaissance & Baroque Masterpieces from Spain Ensemble Trés Maresienne Lisa Brooke, violin Olav Chris Henriksen, vihuela & guitar Carol Lewis, viola da gamba  
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Monday Evening Conversations 7:00 pm
Monday Evening Conversations
Feb 12 @ 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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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Feb 13 @ 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 … Continued
La Tertulia 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
Feb 13 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Feb 20 @ 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 … Continued
Salem Writers’ Group 7:30 pm
Salem Writers’ Group
Feb 20 @ 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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Writing Workshop: World Building 10:00 am
Writing Workshop: World Building
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
When writing fiction, particularly genre fiction, one of the greatest hurdles a new writer faces is developing the world in which their story takes place. Whether it mirrors the real world or is built from … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Feb 27 @ 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 … Continued
La Tertulia 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
Feb 27 @ 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
Feb 27 @ 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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