June 2018 Events with AWM Affiliates

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Alabama
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
  • 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
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
  • 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
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New York
North Carolina
Ohio
  • Paul Laurence Dunbar House – Dayton
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe House – Cincinnati
    • Events Calendar
      • 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
Oklahoma
  • 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”
Pennsylvania
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
Tennessee
Texas
Virginia
  • 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
Wisconsin