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April 2017
Free

SPANISH CONVERSATION FOR TEENS

April 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Teen Scene at Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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Argentina native and teacher María Laura Ferro will use games, songs, and other activities to engage middle and high school-aged Spanish language students in casual conversation. This is a drop-in program. New teens are always welcome.

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LITERARY DISCUSSION GROUP

April 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Plaza Room, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty Street SE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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This group discusses contemporary and classic literature every Wednesday. Open to the public.

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WRITERS YESTERDAY, TODAY, AND TOMORROW 

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Plaza Room, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty Street SE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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Members write novels, short stories, memoirs, poems and more. The group offers participants a chance to read and listen to other people's work.

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SCRABBLE CLUB

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Plaza Room, Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty Street SE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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The Scrabble Club meets Wednesdays in the Plaza Room. For more information contact Leesa.

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SALEM POETRY PROJECT

April 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Each week the Salem Poetry Project presents a featured reader followed by the Infamous Open Mic: 3 poems or five minutes whichever is first. Featured reader begins at 7:00 and the open mic will directly follow.

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Dallas Library Hosts Author Tina Connolly

April 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dallas Public Library, 950 Main Street
Dallas, OR 97338 United States
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The Dallas Public Library will host Oregon author Tina Connolly Thursday April 6 at 7 PM. Tina Connolly is the author of the Ironskin trilogy from Tor Books, and the Seriously Wicked series from Tor Teen. Her books have been nominated for the Nebula and the Norton. Her stories have appeared in Women Destroy SF, Lightspeed, Tor.com, Strange Horizons, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and many more, and are collected in On the Eyeball Floor and Other Stories from Fairwood Press. Her narrations have appeared in audiobooks…

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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Willamette University Poets

April 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Barrel & Keg, 1190 Broadway St NE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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This week’s reading features students from Willamette University creative writing courses who will perform original work and the poetry of established writers. Hear from literary voices of the past and future in this special event in celebration of National Poetry Month. Find us in the back room. Featured reader begins at 7:00 and the open mic will directly follow. Our hosts, The Barrel & Keg, feature a wide variety of beverages and the food pod in the back has a…

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Stories for Salem

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Salem High School, 1776 Titan Dr. NW
Salem, OR 97304 United States
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You're invited to join the conversation! Stories for Salem is an event designed to spark a positive conversation about diversity in Salem. The event is composed of two parts: First, we'll have community leaders talk about different aspects of diversity in Salem and the importance of storytelling. Speakers include Dick Hughes, a Willamette journalism professor, and Mish'al Almuntafki, imam of the Salem Islamic Center. After our speakers wrap up, attendees will be invited pick up a copy of a student-created,…

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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Linn-Benton Community College Poetry Club

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Barrel & Keg, 1190 Broadway St NE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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The LBCC Poetry Club has been a supportive community of artists for over 10 years.  Open to all community members, it is driven by a vivacious student body.  As a collective of diverse talents, all styles are welcome, from thoughtful renditions of traditional forms to identity-centric spoken word. Find us in the back room. Featured reader begins at 7:00 and the open mic will directly follow. Our hosts, The Barrel & Keg, feature a wide variety of beverages and the…

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Salem Poetry Project Featuring T.L. Cooper

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Barrel & Keg, 1190 Broadway St NE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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L. Cooper strives to empower and inspire by exploring the human condition through writing. Her published books include a novel, a collection of short stories, and five books of poetry including her latest release, Vulnerability in Silhouette: Poems. She currently lives in Albany, Oregon. To learn more, visit www.tlcooper.com. Find us in the back room. Featured reader begins at 7:00 and the open mic will directly follow. Our hosts, The Barrel & Keg, feature a wide variety of beverages and…

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Salem Poetry Project Featuring Dead Poets

April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Barrel & Keg, 1190 Broadway St NE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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From the celestial spheres (and elsewhere) comes the news that the Dead Poets are touring.  Frank O'Hara and Seamus Heaney and a certain woman poet will make a one-night stop to read their poems at the Barrel & Keg. Until then be well, and rest in poetry. Find us in the back room. Featured reader begins at 7:00 and the open mic will directly follow. Our hosts, The Barrel & Keg, feature a wide variety of beverages and the food pod in the…

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July 2017
$80

Oregon Battle of the Books Summer Writing Camp

July 31 - August 4

“A fun online camp experience exploring young adult novels as guides to good writing, this week-long opportunity will improve writing skills and help connect like-minded storytellers. The week long, two hour a day, camp is 100% online (Participate from any location with internet access.) for students entering grades 7-9, who will have read at least four of the 2016-17 Oregon Battle of the Books books by the start of camp.”

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