Wednesday, Jan. 11, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Longform Writers’ Group

Writers swap essays, memoir, and fiction and gather monthly to provide feedback. We usually meet the second Tuesday of the month. For more information, email


Thursday, Jan. 12, 7 p.m.

The Cellar Continues Presents Poet Colleen Michaels, Beverly Depot, 10 Park Street, Beverly

Come hear Beverly poet Colleen Michaels, director of the Writing Studio at Montserrat College of Art and founder of the Improbable Places Poetry Tour.


Tuesday, Jan. 17, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Salem Writers’ Group, Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St.

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.


Tuesday, Jan. 24, 7-9 p.m.

The Fifth Petal Book Launch, Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St.

Toast the publication of Brunonia Barry’s new Salem story with a party, a short reading, and a book signing.


Tuesday, Jan. 24, 7-9 p.m.

Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon, Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St.

The Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon meets on the 4th Tuesday of every month 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 particles (as long as it relates back to poetry). All styles of poetry are welcome.

Wednesday, January 25, 8:30-11:30
Feminist Art Wednesday, Koto, 90 Washington Street
Featuring performers, poets, musicians, crafters, artists and more! $5 suggested donation per person to support Planned Parenthood Advocacy Fund of Massachusetts.



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