Monthly Archives: February 2017

2017 Salem Lit Fest

On June 17, 2017 the Salem Athenaeum will present the 8th Salem Literary Festival, an exciting day of literary adventures for adults and youth, with award-winning and best-selling writers, lunch with the authors, and more.

Who?               15 Authors [LINK TO AUTHOR PAGE]

What?              Author readings, panels, and talks.

Where?            First Church in Salem, 316 Essex St. & Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St.

When?             Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 9am – 4pm

How much?     General admission to author talks and young adult programming is free and open to the public. Reserved seating is available to Individual Patrons and Corporate Sponsors.

Why?               Mr. Nathaniel Hawthorne would approve!


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