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Poets will read their work at Rockland library

By kathleenellis on July 24, 2016, at 7:05 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 8, 2016 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Rockland Public Library, 16 Museum Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 297-594-0310 ROCKLAND — Rockland poet laureate Joanna Hynd will host poets Kathleen Ellis, Claire Millikin and Dave Morrison will read from their recent work at 6 p.m., Monday, Aug. …
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Poetry in the Round reading set for Aug. 12 in Rockland

By kathleenellis on July 24, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 12, 2016 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum Street, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-596-6457 ROCKLAND – Farnsworth Art Museum workshop poets will read their work in the fifth annual Poetry in the Round reading at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, in the …
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POETS/SPEAK! set for Wednesday in Bangor

By kathleenellis on April 23, 2016, at 11:47 a.m.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 3:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street, Orono, ME For more information: 207-947-8336 BANGOR — More than 30 well-known and emerging poets, University of Maine faculty and student poets, and jazz musicians will congregate 3:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, in the …
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14th Annual POETS/SPEAK! April 27 in Bangor

By kathleenellis on April 12, 2016, at 6:21 p.m.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 3:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-947-8336 In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Bangor Public Library will host this year’s 14th annual POETS/SPEAK! Festival on Wednesday, April 27 from 3:30-8 p.m. A key collaborator …
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Farnsworth Art Museum to host poetry writing workshop

By kathleenellis on Feb. 18, 2016, at 7:56 a.m.
Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Monday, March 14, 2016 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Tuesday, March 15, 2016 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Wednesday, March 16, 2016 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.Thursday, March 17, 2016 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine For more information: …
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Annual Farnsworth Art Museum poetry reading Aug. 7

By kathleenellis on Aug. 02, 2015, at 2:57 p.m.
The annual round-robin reading by poets from Kathleen Ellis’ Farnsworth Art Museum two summer poetry workshops takes place Friday, August 7 at 1 p.m. at the museum’s auditorium in Rockland. The popular event features midcoast poets Lois Anne Elizabeth Berkenbile, Sylvia de Leon, Ellen Goldsmith, Alice Haines, Eileen Hugo, Judy …
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Weeklong Poetry Writing Workshop Offered at Farnsworth

By kathleenellis on June 23, 2015, at 11:07 a.m.
Award-winning poet Kathleen Ellis will conduct a week-long poetry writing workshop, “Odes, Curses, and Selfies,“ at the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland beginning Monday, June 29, as part of the museum’s summer course offerings. The week-long poetry workshop is devoted to generating new poetry and exploring connections between poetry and …
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13th Annual POETS/SPEAK! Festival April 4 in Downtown Bangor

By kathleenellis on March 24, 2015, at 6:59 a.m.
BANGOR — In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Bangor Public Library and University of Maine Art Museum are co-hosting this year’s 13th annual POETS/SPEAK! Festival on Saturday, April 4 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. A key collaborator and co-sponsor for the popular event is the UMaine Department of English. To …
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Poetry Speaks to Science

By kathleenellis on March 08, 2015, at 5:38 p.m.
Sunday, March 22, 2015 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Rock and Art Shop, 36 Central St., Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-947-2205 Poetry Speaks to Science, a reading featuring well-known poets Kathleen Ellis, Francois Amar, and Cheryl Daigle, University of Maine scientists, and student poets, part of Maine Science …
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The 102nd anniversary of the discovery of poet Edna St. Vincent Millay (above) on August 29, 1912 will be celebrated at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, August 28 at Camden’s Whitehall Inn. “Waylaid by Beauty” will feature live music and five Maine poets in an evening cabaret. Reservations are required.

“Waylaid by Beauty” Celebrates Millay Discovery August 28

By kathleenellis on Aug. 11, 2014, at 11:12 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Whitehall Inn, Route 1, Camden, Maine For more information: 207-236-3391; reservations@whitehall-inn.com CAMDEN — “Waylaid by Beauty,” the final event in this summer’s popular Millay Series at Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn, celebrates the 102nd anniversary of the poet’s discovery at the …
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Rockland-based ambient music trio Algorithm will perform Sound Collages and Poetry and four featured poets will read Millay’s travel poems and letters at “A Traveling Woman: On the Road with Millay,” an evening cabaret at Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, August 7. Reservations are required.

“A Traveling Woman” Celebrates Edna St. Vincent Millay August 7 at Whitehall Inn

By kathleenellis on July 21, 2014, at 10:42 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Whitehall Inn, 52 High Street, Route 1, Camden, Maine For more information: 207-236-3391 Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn continues its popular summer Millay Series celebrating the multi-talented poet, pianist, and actor with “A Traveling Woman: On the Road with Millay,” an …
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Millay Summer Series:

By kathleenellis on June 16, 2014, at 8:11 a.m.
Millay Summer Series, “Roaring Twenties: An Evening Cabaret” with live jazz by Swingmatism, wine and cabaret-style meal, and the 1920s poems and letters of Millay read by soprano Nancy Ogle, Belfast poet laureate Ellen Sander, Audrey Le, Dave Morrison, and host Kathleen Ellis,; Thursday, July 10, 6:30 p.m., Whitehall Inn, …
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The third annual Millay Summer Series kicks off with "Roaring Twenties: An Evening Cabaret" on July 10 to celebrate Maine's Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay at the Whitehall Inn in Camden.

Millay Summer Series Launches with Roaring Twenties Cabaret

By kathleenellis on June 10, 2014, at 5:39 p.m.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Whitehall Inn, Route 1, Camden, Maine For more information: 207-236-3391; Whitehall-inn.com/ CAMDEN — The third annual Millay Summer Series celebrating the discovery of Pulitzer-prize winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay at Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn will kick off with a …
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Twelfth Annual POETS/SPEAK! April 23 at Bangor Public Library

By kathleenellis on April 01, 2014, at 6:44 p.m.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4:15 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-947-8336 In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Bangor Public Library is hosting the twelfth annual POETS/SPEAK!, Wednesday, April 23 from 4:15-8 p.m. POETS/SPEAK! is one of the largest …

“Millay in Love” at Whitehall Inn August 29

By kathleenellis on Aug. 13, 2013, at 8:10 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 7:02 p.m. to 7:02 p.m. Location: Whitehall Inn, Route 1, Camden, Maine For more information: Kathleen Ellis; 207-866-7372 CAMDEN —Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn concludes its summer Millay Series celebrating the 101st anniversary of the “discovery” of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay with a reading …
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Literature/Readings

By kathleenellis on July 25, 2013, at 11:40 a.m.
ROCKLAND Poetry in the Round. Poets from Kathleen Ellis’ summer poetry workshops at the museum read their work, Farnsworth Art Museum auditorium, Friday, August 9, 1 p.m. Free. FMI: 207-596-6457. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →

Vincent’s Table: Poetry, Wine, & Dine July 25 at Whitehall Inn

By kathleenellis on July 15, 2013, at 9:45 a.m.
CAMDEN, Maine — Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn continues its summer Millay Series to celebrate Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay with “Vincent’s Table,” a special poetry, wine, and dine event at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, July 25. Reservations are required. Rockland-born, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay included many …
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July Events Set for Millay Series at Whitehall Inn

By kathleenellis on June 20, 2013, at 10:34 a.m.
June 18, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION, CALL 236-3391 JULY EVENTS SET FOR MILLAY SERIES AT WHITEHALL INN CAMDEN — This summer, Camden’s historic Whitehall Inn will continue to celebrate the discovery of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay at the inn with two events in July …
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Poet Annie Finch will discuss Millay's poems at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 12 in the final event of the Millay Anniversary Celebration at the Whitehall Inn in Camden.

September Events Set for Millay Anniversary Celebration

By kathleenellis on Aug. 28, 2012, at 5:06 p.m.
CAMDEN—This summer’s celebration of the 100th anniversary of the “discovery” of Pulitzer-Prize-winning poet Edna St. Vincent Millay in 1912 at Camden’s Whitehall Inn finishes with a flourish in September. All events are free and open to the public. The 1992 film documentary “Renascence: Edna St. Vincent Millay, Poet” will be …
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The 100th anniversary of the discovery of Edna St. Vincent Millay at the Whitehall Inn in Camden on August 29, 2012 will be marked at 7 p.m., Wednesday, August 29 at the Whitehall by a gala poetry reading of Maine poets.

Millay Gala Reading Marks Poet’s Discovery 100 Years Ago at Whitehall Inn

By kathleenellis on Aug. 19, 2012, at 6:20 p.m.
CAMDEN | One hundred years ago at the close of the midcoast Maine’s 1912 summer tourist season, Caroline B. Dow of New York City “discovered” Edna St. Vincent Millay reading her long poem “Renascence” during a staff party at the Whitehall Inn in Camden. That discovery led to Dow’s …