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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 7 @ 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
May 7 @ 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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Incessant Pipe: Contentions 7:00 pm
Incessant Pipe: Contentions
May 8 @ 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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Boston Classical Trio Concert 7:30 pm
Boston Classical Trio Concert
May 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Boston Classical Trio Concert @ Salem Athenaeum | Salem | Massachusetts | United States
Susanna Ogata, Guy Fishman, and Ian Watson return to Salem to present a program of German and Italian 17th-century baroque music on period instruments. Works by German composers Buxtehude, Biber, and Schmelzer evince the allegorical … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 14 @ 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
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Leaves of Grass—Marathon Reading 11:00 am
Leaves of Grass—Marathon Reading
May 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Leaves of Grass—Marathon Reading @ Salem Athenaeum
On the 200th anniversary of Whitman’s birth, we will celebrate the event by hosting a reading of the 1855 edition of his masterpiece, Leaves of Grass. The volume heralded the arrival of a genuinely American voice … Continued
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Reappraisal Reading Circle: Rafael Sabatini 7:00 pm
Reappraisal Reading Circle: Rafael Sabatini
May 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Reappraisal Reading Circle is an open meeting discussing the works of a prolific, popular author of the past whose works are held in quantity by the Athenaeum.  Participants are encouraged to read any work by … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 21 @ 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
May 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.
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Julie Dobrow: After Emily 7:00 pm
Julie Dobrow: After Emily
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
  When Emily Dickinson died in 1886, she was unknown outside the small circle of her family and friends. Her sister, Lavinia, promised she would burn all of Emily’s papers once she was gone. But … Continued
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Memoir Writers Group 3:30 pm
Memoir Writers Group
May 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 … Continued
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Open Regular Hours Today 10:00 am
Open Regular Hours Today
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Open regular hours today! Get a jumpstart on your summer reading!
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
May 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 … Continued
La Tertulia 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
May 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 7:00 pm
Incessant Pipe: Poetry Salon
May 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 … Continued
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