Letters, Literary and Literally
Learn about the art of letter writing in
this unique series presented by Memorial
Hall Library and the Andover Senior
Sponsored by the Friends of Memorial
Hall Library and the Friends of the
Andover Senior Center.
Letters, Literary and Literally Workshop
Sunday, September 27 from 2:00 – 4:00
Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St.,
Registration required: Call 978-623-8401
Engage in a discussion of literary
letters in collections of
correspondence, stories told solely in
letters, and pivotal scenes that revolve
around this form of communication. The
second part of the workshop invites you
to draft, develop, and write a letter in
celebration of this art form.
Insightful Writing through Letters
Thursdays, October 1, 8, 15, & 22 from
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Andover Senior Center, 36 Bartlet St.
Fee: $20 for course
Register at the Senior Center
This course will help us look at letters
as documents that have value as gifts
and bearers of history. In breaking down
the components of the craft,
participants are taught techniques that
can be applied in many forms of
communication and written pieces.
The instructor, Karen Fullerton, has a
passion for letter writing and began her
enthusiastic embrace of the art during a
six-month sojourn in southern France
where she attended the Festival of
Correspondence in a small stone village
of Grignan. She has her Masters of
Education from Tufts University.
Visit the Spellman Museum of Stamps and
Thursday, October 29, 2009
9:00 am - departing from the Senior
To complete our celebration of the art
of letter writing, Memorial Hall Library
and the Andover Senior Center invite you
to join us at the
Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal
Travel to Regis College in Weston to
understand the history of stamps and
mail-carrying, with a guided viewing of
current displays, the 1890's post office
and an introduction to the craft of
Cost: $20 - Includes transportation,
museum admission, and guided tour. Bring
money for buffet lunch after the tour.
Space is limited, and registration is
required. Please register at the Senior