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Community Event Partners:

Friends of Joyner Library
Sheppard Memorial Library, Friends of Sheppard Library (Greenville)
Barton College (Wilson)
Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount)
Goose Creek Park, (Washington)
The Estuarium (Washington)
I Can’t Believe It’s a Bookstore (Washington)
Cypress Group, Sierra Club North Carolina Chapter (Greenville)
Sylvan Heights Water Fowl Park (Scotland Neck)
Tryon Palace (New Bern)

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February 14 @ 7:30 PM
Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Greenville, NC

Author Jan DeBlieu will be the guest speaker at the Sierra Club meeting in Greenville.

131 Oakmont Drive
Greenville, NC


April 16 @ 2-4:00 PM
Braswell Memorial Library Writer's Workshop

Dr. Susan Schmidt will lead this workshop.
pre-registration required, call 252-442-1951

727 North Grace Street
Rocky Mount, NC

April 30, 2011 @ 1:00 PM
Sylvan Heights Waterfowl Reunion

David Gessner will speak about his adventures with osprey

1829 Lees Meadow Road
Scotland Neck, NC


May 3 @ 12:00 PMSerena bookcover image
The Daily Grind Restaurant

Dr. Margaret Bauer will lead a discussion on Ron Rash’s, Serena
@ the Inter Se Book Club Meeting.


May 21, 2011
Neuse River Day
@Union Point Park, New Bern, NC

This event brings attention to the Neuse River, the challenges it faces, and the importance of preserving it. Planners from the literary Homecoming will host a booth at the event and offer information pertaining to the literary homecoming.


June 24, 2011 @ 5:00 PMSerena bookcover image
Tryon Palace, New Bern, NC

Dr. Corinee Guy will lead a discussion on Ron Rash’s Serena.

610 Pollock Street
New Bern, NC




August 6, 2011 @ 2:00 PM
I Can't Believe It's a Bookstore, Washington, NC

Dr. Corinee Guy will lead a discussion
on Ron Rash's Serena.

126 Main Street
Washington, NC


August 27 @ 11:00 AM
Goose Creek State Park, Washington, NC

Dr. Helena Feder will present on David Gessner and Nature Writing

2190 Camp Leach Road
Washington, NC


September 10 @ 1:00 PM
The Estuarium, Washington, NC

Dr. Helena Feder will present on David Gessner and Nature Writing

223 East Water Street
Washington, NC


September 13 @ 7:00 PMSerena bookcover image
Sheppard Memorial Library, Greenville, NC

Dr. Margaret Bauer leads a discussion
on Ron Rash's Serena.

530 Evans Street
Greenville, NC

September 21 @ 1:00 PM
Nature: Power, Promise and Revelation
Pitt Community College, Fulford 153, Greenville, NC

Featuring the Works of ENCLH 2011 Writers as well as the works of other professional writers and original creations as performed by PCC faculty, staff, and students.

October 15, 2011 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Ragan Writing Center
Barton College, Wilson, NC

Dr. Jim Clark, Poet and Distinguished Chair at Barton College, will lead a poetry workshop on “The Voice of Nature.” There will be an hour lunch break at 12 pm.


November 1, 2011 @ TBA
ECU Campus, Greenville, NC

Dr. Peter Makuck will perform a reading of selected nature poetry.

126 Main Street
Washington, NC


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