June 2018 Events with AWM Affiliates

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  • Monte Cristo Cottage (Eugene O’Neill) – Waterford
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      • National Puppetry Conference with live performances
      • New Musical, “The Family Resemblance, “ Book, Music and Lyrics by Mari Asare
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe Center– Hartford
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      • Harriet Beecher Stowe Words That Changed the World Book Club, Evicted, 2018 Stowe Prize Winner
      • Uncle Tom, From Martyr to Traitor, Author Talk
      • Harriet Beecher Stowe Birthday Celebration with Special Events
      • Salons at Stowe: Hartford’s Problem with Affordable Housing
      • “The Rape of Recy Taylor” Film
      • Father’s Day Special Events
      • The House on Mango Street, Kid’s Book Discussion
      • Connecticut Historic Garden Day
      • Salons at Stowe: Locking Up the Vote
  • The Mark Twain House and Museum– Hartford
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      • Spring Writing Sessions with Hank Herman
      • Mark My Words (2 programs): An Evening with Larry Wilmore; and Three Funny Ladies
      • Tom Sawyer Day and Bark Twain Bash
      • Fran Gordon Memorial Garden Re-Dedication
      • Harry Driscoll Book Launch: Mark Twain Among the Indians and Other Indigenous Peoples
      • The Trouble Begins at 5:30 PM Lecture Series: Author John Pascal, Artemis Ward: The Gentle Humorist
      • Get a Clue Mystery and Graveyard Shift Tours
  • Noah Webster House – West Hartford
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      • CT Open House Day: “Discovering the Story Behind Words”
District of Columbia
  • Laura Ingalls Park and Museum – Burr Oak
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      • Laura Days Celebration with pioneer crafts, demonstrations and children’s games, grand parade, pie auction, entertainment, beanbag tournament, raffle, and greased pig contest
New Hampshire
New York
North Carolina
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar House – Dayton
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe House – Cincinnati
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      • Visiting Uncle Tom’s Cabin: Civil War Writing by Those Who Lived It led by John Getz, PhD., Professor Emeritus, Xavier University (Discussion of Poetry by Walt Whitman)
      • Harriet Beecher Stowe 207th Birthday Celebration
      • Semi-Colon Club: How to Kill a City, Peter Moskowitz
      • Special Exhibit: “To Give It All to This Cause”: The Beecher Family and the Civil War
  • Thurber House – Columbus
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      • Summer Literary Picnics
        • Secret Columbus: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure, Anietra Hamper
        • The It Girls, Karen Harper
      • Summer Writing Camps for Kids
  • Will Rogers Memorial Museum – Claremore
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      • Night at the Museums
      • Milam Lecture Series: “Wilma Mankiller” Movie with Q & A with her daughters, Gina and Felicia Olaya
      • Family Day at the Birthplace Ranch, Nature Hike
      • Frontier Days Kids Camp
  • Sequoyah’s Cabin – Sallisaw
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      • Exhibit, “The Letters of John Ross”
      • Stories on the Square
  • Woody Guthrie Center – Tulsa
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      • Ray Bonneville in Concert
      • Kyle Reid Album Release Show
      • Film Series in connection with Center Exhibit, “Tarantula(s): Bob Dylan’s Novel Revisited”
South Carolina
  • Pat Conroy Literary Center – Beaufort
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      • Pat Conroy’s Love of Teaching, Jonathan Haupt, Executive Director
      • “I Was Born to Be in a Library,” Pat Conroy’s Great Love of Libraries, Jonathan Haupt
      • Camp Conroy: Build A Book – Learning Camp with children’s author and artist Lisa Anne Cullen and poet Miho Kinnas
  • Poe Museum – Richmond
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      • Summer Sunday Readings in the Shrine of the Enchanted Garden of Select Poe Works
      • June Unhappy Hour
      • New Exhibit, “Poe: Beyond the Horror”
West Virginia