2012 Programs

Saturday, July 28, 2012
Poetry Marathon and Reception at Mackinac Island

Time: Poetry Marathon starts at 7:00 am; Reception starts after 7:00 pm
Location: Mackinac Island, Michigan
Fee: No


Join the friends of the Museum at a  poetry marathon on Mackinac Island, Michigan on Saturday, July 28. There will be a reading of all 1,789 of Emily Dickinson's poems, plus an evening reception for all readers! Directions to the reception will be available to each participant the day of the event. A special candlelight reading and short program will take place at 7:00 pm at the historic Mission Church.

Locations: Readings are at multiple locations on Mackinac Island including Little Stone Church, Island Bookstore, Mission Church, and Little Gallerie.

For directions and more information about Mackinac Island, please click here.

All are welcome. For questions, please contact mkrantz@emilydickinsonmuseum.org or call 413-542-5084.