Placing Plymouth in Literature

Have you ever wondered what it takes for an author to create an authentic local sense of place in a novel?  Or how our own hometown works as a literary setting?  Circle your calendar now to join us on Thursday, November 12 at 11:00am for a special program, Dr. Richard M. Shiff Forum Presents: Literary […]

Music of the Plimoth Colony Settlers: Virtual Program

Join us on Wednesday, November 18th for an exciting virtual program by the musical ensemble Seven Times Salt.  They will be presenting a live demonstration, Pilgrims’ Progress: Music of the Plimoth Colony Settlers 1590-1645, for us at 7:00 pm including both footage and musical clips.  The presentation will follow the settlers from their homes in England’s […]

Writing Wild: Women Poets, Ramblers and Mavericks

We hope you can join us on Monday, November 9 at 11:00 for a virtual visit with author Kathryn Aalto when we will be featuring the Dr. Richard M. Shiff Forum presents: Writing Wild: Women Poets, Ramblers and Mavericks. In her exciting new book, acclaimed author, Kathryn Aalto explores twenty-five classic, new, and overlooked female […]

Join Us For A Virtual Jazz Concert with Pianist Stephen Page

The Dr. Richard M. Shiff Forum presents: Stephen Page, Jazz Pianist on Wednesday, November 4th  at 7:00 pm live on Zoom. Stephen Page’s improvisations will delight and mesmerize listeners. He is a master at taking the standard popular repertoire and creating it to fit a more contemporary sound. His favorites include works by Herbie Hancock, […]

Virtual Program: Digital Photography Workshop

Do you know how to get the most out of your DSLR camera?  Join us on Tuesday, October 27 at 7:00 PM when photographer and teacher Robert Michelson will present a virtual workshop to explain tips and tricks when using your DSLR camera.  This is a great class for photographers of all abilities and will […]

The Grotesque 10: Amazing Architectural Sculpture

Plan now to join us on Thursday, October 29 at 7:00 PM for The Dr. Richard M. Shiff Forum presents: The Grotesque 10. Using his original photographs, photographer, graphic designer and writer, Mathew Duman will explain the use of grotesques and gargoyles on academic buildings from a select group of American institutions of higher learning […]