Friends Day 2011

Saturday, September 24, 2011
Time:  10 am to 4 pm
Location: Emily Dickinson Museum

Members of the Friends of the Emily Dickinson Museum
gather for a behind-the-scenes director's talk, refreshments, and poetry reading on the first Annual Members Day.  September 24th will be a full day at the Emily Dickinson Museum with its annual poetry marathon and Dickinson recipes baking contest--all held on National Museum Day.

Schedule of Events (Friends may choose to attend all or selected events):

7:00 am - Poetry Marathon Begins
10:00 am - Friends Marathon Hour
11:30 am - Friends Parse a Poem with poet John Hennessy
12:00 pm - Friends Lunch with Executive Director Jane Wald ($10 cost for boxed lunch, if desired)
1:30 pm - Friends Parse  Poem with Dickinson biographer Polly Longsworth
2:00 pm - Friends Marathon Hour
4:00 pm - Baking Contest Awards Announced
?? pm - Poetry Marathon Ends

Friends activities are informal and open to all members. Please call 413-542-5084 or e-mail to reserve a box lunch and with questions.

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