Poets Wanted!

J. Peter Bergman, author, poet, playwright and critic will be hosting a monthly poetry workshop at Herman Melville’s Arrowhead, beginning in late November. The group will meet once a month through June, 2015 for poetry challenges. A chapbook of new poetry may result from the work. Bergman ran a similar, successful workshop for six years at Edna St. Vincent Millay’s Steepletop which resulted in six books in the “zephyr” series. Public readings will follow in June.
Applicants should send three poems(no author’s names on them) for a blind selection along with a cover letter from the author. deadline for the applications is Wednesday, November 5th. Fee for the workshop is $55. All sessions will be mid-week evening gatherings. For more information contact Peter Bergman at 413.442.1793 × 14.


December Candlelight and Chocolate Tours of Arrowhead!

Looking for that “special something” to do over the holidays? Join us at Arrowhead for The Candlelight and Chocolate Tour of the house. Hear The Melville’s story and see the house in a very different way—by candlelight. After the tour join your guide for a lovely chocolate buffet. The tours will take place The 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th of December, beginning at 7:00 p.m. The cost is $25.00 per person. Space is limited; reservations are suggested and can be made by emailing: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).