Events and Groups

First Saturday Poetry Workshop

2-4pm on the first Saturday of each month


Do you write poetry?
Looking to connect with other poets?

Participants bring poems to share and critique each other’s work in a relaxed, positive, and supportive atmosphere.

For further information, and to get on the mailing list, contact Luther Jett, lutherjett@aol.com

Kensington Row Poetry Series

Last Wednesday of the month @ 7 pm …as follows:

Jan.-March, May, June, Sept., Oct.; April’s reading will take place at the Kensington Day of the Book Festival on Sunday April 28.

Kensington Row Poetry Series. Come early to browse & chat. An open reading will follow. Open Mic readers can read one poem no longer than one page.
Free & open to all.

ERASMUS Philosophy Club

Every 2nd Wednesday of the month @ 7 September thru June


A Jew, a Christian, a Muslim, and an Atheist enter
Kensington Row Bookshop: what follows?
A lively meeting of the ERASMUS GROUP!

The ERASMUS GROUP discusses philosophical religious issues relevant
to our daily lives, no politics. The Group meets every first
Wednesday at 7 PM. Now in its 10th year! Everyone is welcome.

For more info contact Gonzalo T. Palacios, Ph.D. at gpgpalacios@gmail.com

Erasmus Group in the News!

History Book Club

Every 2nd Wednesday @ 7:30pm

Lively and robust history book discussion group. Travels through all eras and places. No membership requirement except interest. Meets 7:30PM on the second Wednesday of every month. For more information and list of books please email Stew at oneglia@aol.com

History Book Club website
History Book Club blog
History Book Club Listserve

Erasmus Group in the News!

Mindfulness and Journaling Circle

Every Monday @ 11:00am to 12:30pm

Led by author and longtime mindfulness practioner Bikem Ozturk.
“We will come into our circle. We will do a mindfulness meditation, then we will sit down and write starting with a prompt. We will build community and make friendships. And we will enjoy ourselves and have fun.”
$5 donation suggested but not required. Please bring a notebook.
For more information please contact Bikem at bikemo@yahoo.com

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