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CSEM: Luc Beauséjour 8:00 pm
CSEM: Luc Beauséjour
Apr 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
—CANCELLED— Harpsichordist Luc Beauséjour plays Les Rappel des Oiseaux 
(The Calling of the Birds) featuring music about European songbirds by French composers.
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Apr 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
Apr 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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Book Group 11:00 am
Book Group
Apr 11 @ 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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Writing Group: The Monday Group 7:00 pm
Writing Group: The Monday Group
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Monday Group offers support and feedback for adult writers under 40 at the beginnings of their careers. Those interested should contact leader Blake Campbell (blakecampbell1919@gmail.com) to assess whether this group is right for you.
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Apr 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
La Tertulia 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
Apr 14 @ 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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Writing Workshop: Visitations: Stanley Kunitz’s Strange Guests 10:00 am
Writing Workshop: Visitations: Stanley Kunitz’s Strange Guests
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
-POSTPONED- Visitations: Stanley Kunitz’s Strange Guests A poem-generating workshop inspired by the poetry of Stanley Kunitz. J.D. Scrimgeour Examining Stanley Kunitz’s “The Darned Man” and “The Wellfleet Whale,” and other poems, J.D. Scrimgeour will explore … Continued
Concert: Howard Paul Trio 7:30 pm
Concert: Howard Paul Trio
Apr 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
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Monday Evening Conversations—Online 7:00 pm
Monday Evening Conversations—Online
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
This is an online version of the monthly group that traditionally meets at the Salem Athenaeum on second Mondays. Please register in advance to receive the login information for the online ZOOM session.   The … Continued
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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Apr 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
Apr 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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Online Event: Books That Talk Back 7:00 pm
Online Event: Books That Talk Back
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This new online conversation series hosted by Stephanie Buck and Diane Stern, (2019 Salem Literary Festival co-chairs), will feature live conversation with thoughtful readers about books that changed their lives. The discussion may feature books … Continued
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Memoir Writers Group 3:30 pm
Memoir Writers Group
Apr 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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Writers’ Open Studio 8:40 am
Writers’ Open Studio
Apr 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 5:00 pm
La Tertulia
Apr 28 @ 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
Apr 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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Online Program: Favorite Poem Celebration 7:00 pm
Online Program: Favorite Poem Celebration
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Online Program: Favorite Poem Celebration @ Salem Athenaeum—Online
In celebration of National Poetry Month, Dawn Paul will host a favorite poems event online. What is your favorite poem? a fun rhyme from childhood? a love sonnet? a poem that gets you through hard … Continued