Stone Soup Poetry: A Retrospective
3:45 - 4:45pm on Friday, May 3 in Hawthorne Hotel, Pickman Room
Join us for a retrospective on Stone Soup Poetry, a venue started in the Boston area over 40 years ago by the late Jack Powers which featured local and nationally known poets such as John Wieners, Allen Ginsburg and Lawrence Ferlinghetti. Highlights include speakers from Stone Soup's past and,early scenes from Stone Soup's existence.
Take Exit 45, left toward 128 North toward Gloucester.
Take Exit 26, Lowell Street East/Peabody Square, Salem.
Follow Lowell Street one mile to the center of Peabody.
Peabody Square is denoted by a tall monument in the Square; go straight through the Square for one additional mile staying in the left lane through several traffic lights while passing from Salem into Peabody.
At the end of a mile you will take a left at the lights onto Route 107 North/ Bridge Street.
Follow Bridge Street 3/4 of a mile to the traffic lights on the overpass and stay in the right lane.
Stay straight through the lights, staying on Bridge Street and take the first right onto St. Peter Street.
At the end of St. Peter Street, take a left on Brown Street.
At the end of Brown Street, you will be facing the Salem Common.
Take a right and the hotel is on your left.
Pass the hotel and make a left at the lights and the parking lot will be directly behind the hotel.