Retired banker Elliott Carr of Brewster will be here Thursday, April 17 at 3:00 pm to talk about his latest book, Herring Run: Life and Death at Stony Brook.Β Mr. Carr is a bird photographer, or as he prefers to say it, a writer of "photographic essays about the role of bird species in nature and the future of our planet."Β This second book, coming after In the beginning: An Osprey Family Story looks gull habits in the eye with the [...]
Cape Cod Poetry Review editor John Bonanni will be hosting a poetry workshop, with a focus on contemporary poetry, on Saturday, April 19 at 10:30 am .Β At the end of the workshop, further emphasis will be placed on the process of submitting to literary journals for the prospect of publication.Β Participants should bring one or two original poems to discuss and critique, as well as their own eye for detail.
The 16th Annual Chatham Reads Poetry will be held on Sunday, April 27 at 3:00 pm, refreshments at 2:30 pm.Β This popular Friends' event features local residents reading favorite poems, and is a continuation of a nationwide event sponsored by poet Robert Pinsky when he was the nation's poet laureate.Β Β Each reader is limited to five minutes and selections must be recognized poets - not by the person reading.Β People who would like to [...]
The 2014 Spring Learning Series is now available online and at the Library.Β