Join us in celebrating National Poetry Month with a discussion of Calliope Poetry’s new “Common Threads” volume of poetry. Guest Editor, Alice Kociemba and Common Threads Poet and Professor Emeritus, Fred Marchant will co-faciliitate a discussion of all 8 Common Threads poems. This free event is being held at the Library on Saturday, April 25 at 3PM. [Read more…]
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Ron Hoffman will discuss his book “Sacred Bullet: Transforming Trauma to Grace While Tending the Terminally Ill” on Thursday, April 30 at 7PM. Ron Hoffman has a powerful story to tell. He founded Compassionate Care ALS in 1998 and served as Executive Director for the first 16 years of the organization. In that time he has assisted more [Read more…]
Calliope, a community for poets, will present its next reading on Sunday, May 10 from 3 to 5 PM at the Library. Featured poets are Martha Collins, Lee Sharkey, and Jason Tandon. Open mic sign-up at 2:45 PM. Martha Collins of Cambridge is a Pushcart Prize winner and the author of “Day Unto Day” (Milkweed, 2014), “White Papers” (Pitt Poetry [Read more…]
Nurse and author Terri Arthur will discuss her popular historical novel, “Fatal Decision: Edith Cavell WWI Nurse” at the Library on Thursday, May 21st at 7:00pm. This event is free but we ask that you RSVP by calling the Library at 508-548-4709. Based on fact, Arthur’s richly written historical novel tells the powerfully moving story [Read more…]