Books & Poetry Events

May 3 - 9, 2019

Saturday, May 4

Free Comic Book Day

Bring the whole family and celebrate comics, cartoons and free reading. Two free comics per person. Watch the movie Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

Monday, May 6

Pre-School Storycraft Storytime

Best suited for ages 3 and above. Storytime will start with stories being read and will end with a short craft.

Tuesday, May 7

Howes House Writers

Ilmarinen Vogel, who has experience in several writing groups, will be the facilitator. He follows Ellie Bates and others before her who welcome seasonal...

Summer Poetry Workshop Series: Examining First and Last lines of Poems

Examining First and Last lines of Poems with Fan Ogilvie. In this workshop, participants will look at poems of published poets, unpublished poets and their...

After School Club

Drop in after school for reading, crafts, and games.

Poetry Drop-In

Read and discuss two or more poems, and then use those poems as models for in-class writing exercises (which are then read out loud but that is optional)....

Wednesday, May 8

I See New Englandly: The Poetry of Emily Dickinson

Join us for I See New Englandly: The Poetry of Emily Dickinson with Holly St. John Bergon. This talk will explore the themes that riveted Dickinson's poetic...

Thursday, May 9

Oak Bluffs Writers Group

Open to writers of all kinds. No registration necessary, repeat attendance encouraged. Bring something to share.

Story Time

All this month we're celebrating the stories of children's author Mo Willems.

Book Babies

A lap-sit storytime for pre-walkers. Songs, a story, and playtime.

May 3 - 9, 2019