Thoreau Bicentennial

Bicentennial Event: Lecture by Robert Gross

"Henry David Thoreau: Son of Concord," a talk by Robert Gross, June 13, 7:00 PM, Shrewsbury Public Library, 609 Main Street, Shrewsbury, MA, 01545. For more information, contact Priya Rathnam,

Margaret Fuller

Happenings: Thoreau’s Notes on the Shipwreck of Margaret Fuller

Houghton Library, Cambridge, MA, June 6, 2017, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm. Leslie Morris, Karen Walter, and Pulitzer Prize winner Megan Marshall will present behind-the-scenes perspectives on Thoreau's recently rediscovered notes on his visit to Fire Island after Margaret Fuller and her family were shipwrecked off the coast.