Upcoming Events


Jane Augustine
A Woman’s Guide to Mountain Climbing

Wed. Sep 24, 2014
At 7:30 PM.
GWC, 126 East Main Street
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Lorenz Finison Reads

Sat. Sep 27, 2014
At 7:30 PM.
Cultural Center at Rocky Neck, 6 Wonson Street
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FISH TALES @ THE DOG BAR

Fri. Oct 3, 2014
At 7:30 PM.
Dog Bar, 65 Main Street
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Ralph Maud
The 5th Annual Charles Olson Lecture

Sun. Oct 19, 2014
At 2:00 PM.
Cape Ann Museum, 27 Pleasant Street
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Grace Schrafft
Gloucester Witches

Wed. Oct 22, 2014
At 7:30 PM.
GWC, 126 East Main Street
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Jennifer Bartlett
on Larry Eigner

Wed. Oct 29, 2014
At 7:30 PM.
GWC, 126 East Main Street
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POET SALON with

Sat. Nov 1, 2014
At 7:30 AM.
GWC, 126 East Main Street
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Amanda says.
Bring words.
Get heard.

Open Mic

Mon. Nov 3, 2014
At 7:30 PM.
GWC, 126 East Main Street
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News


Veterans Writing Workshop
The Inner Voice and The Outer World



Fish Tales


                    Rick Doucette, Meredith Fine, Heidi Pulkkinen and Cindy Schimanski performed at the Goetemann Gallery to a Standing Room only audience on the final Nights on the Neck.  One audience member  said of Fish Tales.  “An engaging, comical and touching kiss & tell moment was had […]


Charlotte’s Lacey Reads of Only a Dot on the Map: St John Remembered.


Charlotte Lacey,  her brother Al Sawyer, her son and husband Hamer Lacey stand for a photo after  Charlotte’s reading of  Only a Dot on the Map: St John Remembered. Brother Al’s visit to 126 East Main Street was the first since Vincent passed in 2007.  The  space has long housed spirited discussions between Al, his brother […]


Annual Report


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Willie Loco Alexander


Willie Alexander  delivered his “One Night Only Rock n’ Roll Songwriting Workshop on August 13 at the GWC. If you missed Willie live,  click on his picture to see to full video


Amiri Baraka Scholarship Award


When Amiri Baraka delivered the fourth annual Charles Olson Lecture last October at the Cape Ann Museum he had an impact on the community. Susan Pollack was one of those affected by Baraka’s brilliance and compassion. Ms. Pollack wrote the GWC that, “he moved me deeply, as did his very personal conversation with each of us who asked him to sign a […]