Past Events

Poetry Discussion Group, November 8, 2019

Featured facilitators lead this monthly conversation about Emily Dickinson’s poetry and letters. ...
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Amherst Arts Night Plus Open Mic and Featured Artists, November 7, 2019

Join us during Amherst Arts Night Plus for our monthly Open Mic. ...
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Poetry Discussion Group, October 18, 2019

October’s Poetry Discussion Group will meet on October 18, 2019. ...
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Findings from the Archaeology Field School, October 13, 2019

View Emily Dickinson’s world through the eyes of an archaeologist. ...
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“Some Favored Nook”: A Song Cycle by Eric Nathan, October 6, 2019

An original composition inspired by the correspondence between Emily Dickinson and Thomas Wentworth Higginson. ...
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Amherst Arts Night Plus Open Mic with Cameron Awkward-Rich, October 3, 2019

Join us during Amherst Arts Night Plus for our monthly Open Mic. ...
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Poetry Discussion Group, September 20, 2019

Engage in a lively conversation about Emily Dickinson’s poetry and letters. ...
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Amherst Arts Night Plus and Open Mic, September 5, 2019

Join us during Amherst Arts Night Plus on September 5 for our monthly Open Mic. ...
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Free Fun Friday, August 23, 2019 from 10AM-5PM

Visit the Museum on August 23 for free admission to the Homestead and Evergreens. ...
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“To another Sea”: Dickinson, Environment, and the West, August 8-11, 2019

This year's Emily Dickinson International Society Conference will take place in California. ...
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Amherst Arts Night Plus Open Mic, August 1, 2019

Join us during Amherst Arts Night Plus on August 1, 2019 for our monthly Open Mic. ...
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Amherst Arts Night Plus Open Mic, July 11, 2019

Join us during Amherst Arts Night Plus on July 11, 2019 for our monthly Open Mic. ...
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“Buccaneers of Buzz” – A Children’s Circus, July 20, 2019

Learn about the importance of pollinators in Emily Dickinson's life and today. ...
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Conservatory Art Installation Opening Reception, June 21, 2019

Join us at The Emily Dickinson Museum to celebrate the opening of our inaugural Conservatory Art Installation. ...
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Exciting News About Our Recent Grants

The Museum receives over $350,000 in grants. ...