Samuel Minot Jones Awards for Literary Achievement
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News & Events
Words Like Barbed Wire:
The Poetry of World War One
Join us on Saturday, September 20 at 2 pm. Barry Deitz presents a look at the poetry of the time,
as well as how this poetry reflects the end of the 19th Century and the birth of the Twentieth.
This program is part of the 2014 Amherst Poetry Festival.
Explore the theme of forgiveness in September with this mini community read and film & discussion series, using Desmond Tutu's book as a basis.
Join us on Sundays at 2 pm in the Woodbury Room. Sponsored by the Jones Library and Art & Soul.
September in the Burnett Gallery
James Brown, Bernie Kubiak & Timothy Zelazo
Artists' Reception: Thursday, September 4, 5-8 pm.
Burnett Gallery openings are a stop on Amherst's First Thursday Art Walk.
jubilat/Jones Reading Series
Join us on Sunday, September 21 at 3 pm in the Goodwin Room for the first reading of the 2014-15 poetry series, featuring poets Arda Collins and Matthew Rohrer.
A Q&A will follow the readings.
English Conversation Partners Needed
...to meet with English learners once or twice a week. Learn about another culture and share yours!
No lesson planning, but six month commitment required. Call Lynne in the ESL office at 413/ 259-3093 for more info.
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