Poets and Pints with Porter Square Books at Aeronaut Brewery
Porter Square Books invites you to Aeronaut brewery for a celebration of local poetry with readings from three local poets, Julian Miller, published poet Laurie Rosenblatt, and Geraldine Zetzel.
The event will feature a social hour from 6 until 7PM in which you can grab a beer and converse with the poets, hosts, and other poetry fans. The formal reading will run from 7 until 8PM.
“Hundred-Year Retroactive Book Award” at the Boston Public Library
The Associates of the Boston Public Library cordially invite you to their Hundred-Year Retroactive Book Award, a competition that weighs the enduring literary merits of three bestsellers, all published in 1917. Contenders for the prize are T.S. Eliot’s Prufrock and Other Observations, Mohandas Gandhi’s Third Class in Indian Railways, and Arthur Conan Doyle’s His Last Bow: An Epilogue of Sherlock Holmes. The books will be defended by poet and author Charles Coe, Michael Patrick MacDonald, memoirist, and suspense author Jacquelyn Mitchard respectively. Author Stona Fitch will moderate the irreverent debate, after which the audience will vote to determine the winner. A reception with the panelists will follow.
Boston Writers of Color: April Social!
Join the Boston Writers of Color for their April social at Dudley Cafe. Relax and unwind with a drink and meet other writers with similar interests.
Orchard Mile’s Martha Vineyard Pop Up
An e-commerce fashion platform that allows you to curate your own digital shopping “mile” from your favorite brands and boutiques, all in one place (no more searching and filtering!) and with one simple checkout – has opened a physical pop up shop for the summer season in Martha’s Vineyard. The store features carefully selected fashion and beauty resort essentials from brands including Cynthia Rowley, Lemlem, Parker, Sachin & Babi, Solid & Striped, Temperly London and many more.