Annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk and Open House May 16 To Commemorate Anniversary of Poet’s Death

May 5, 2009

Contact: Donna Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084

AMHERST, Mass. – The Emily Dickinson Museum: The Homestead and The Evergreens will sponsor the annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk and Open House on Saturday, May 16, at 1 p.m.

Dickinson Museum, Jones Library to Host “Emily Out Loud” April 29, May 6 and 13

April 20, 2009
Contact: Donna Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084


AMHERST, Mass. –The Emily Dickinson Museum and the Jones Library will host “Emily Out Loud: Oral Interpretation with Emily Dickinson’s Poetry,” a three-part poetry series for young people, on Wednesdays, April 29 and May 6 and 13, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Jones Library in Amherst.

Emily Dickinson Museum’s Emily Dickinson’s Poetry 101 Program for New Poetry Lovers and the Curious

April 20, 2009
Contact: Donna Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084


Amherst, Mass. – Wondered what all the fuss is about with Emily Dickinson’s poetry? Want to know more about her life and work but aren’t sure where to begin? Then Emily Dickinson’s Poetry 101 is for you.

Local Author Jane Yolen To Read from Her Book My Uncle Emily at Emily Dickinson Museum May 2

April 20, 2009
Contact: Donna Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084


AMHERST, Mass. – As part of its emphasis on the town of Amherst’s 250th anniversary in 2009, the Emily Dickinson Museum will host a reading and signing of the children’s book My Uncle Emily by award-winning author Jane Yolen on Saturday, May 2, at 10 a.m.

Emily Dickinson Museum’s Spring 2009 Schedule Showcases Poet’s Influence Through Lectures, Concert, Ballet and More

March 26, 2009
Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
(413) 542-5084


AMHERST, MASS—During this time of tremendous change and uncertainty, Americans are looking for a sense of place, stability and serenity. And what better a place to find such calm than at the Emily Dickinson Museum during April, National Poetry Month?

Emily Dickinson Museum Begins Hedge Restoration Project Early February; Public Information Meeting about Initiative Slated for Feb. 7

Feb. 4, 2009
Contact: Jane H. Wald
Executive Director
413/542-2154


AMHERST, Mass—In its continuing efforts to maintain the most historically accurate landmark possible, the Emily Dickinson Museum will replace its hemlock hedge and reconstruct the fences, gates and gateposts spanning the southern border of the Dickinson property starting the week of Feb. 9.

Emily Dickinson Museum and Amherst Cinema to Celebrate the Poet’s Birthday During Annual Open House Dec. 13

December 4, 2008
Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084


AMHERST, Mass.—The Emily Dickinson Museum will host its annual Open House on Saturday, Dec. 13, from 1 to 4 p.m. in a free celebration of the anniversary of Emily Dickinson’s birth (Dec. 10, 1830).

Emily Dickinson Museum to Host Birthday Dinner and Fundraiser Dec. 11

December 3, 2008
Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084


AMHERST, Mass. – The Emily Dickinson Museum will commemorate the 178th birthday of its namesake on Thursday, Dec. 11, with a celebratory birthday dinner from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Lewis-Sebring dining room in Amherst College’s Valentine Hall.