Annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk Set For May 18

May 3, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Dickinson Homestead and The Evergreens in Amherst will sponsor the annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk on Saturday, May 18, at 1 p.m. The walk honors the memory of the poet Emily Dickinson, who died on May 15, 1886. The event is free and open to the public.

Dickinson Homestead Opens for the Season March 2

February 15, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.— The Dickinson Homestead, home of the poet Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), at 280 Main St. in Amherst, Mass., will open for its 2002 season on Saturday, March 2. The Homestead—the birthplace and home of the poet for 40 years—is open for guided tours from March through mid-December.