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Settlement House Update

Date: February 20, 2012

The Settlement House is looking great again! After about a month of intensive labor, the masons at Avico have replaced hundreds of bricks and mud, and have restored much of...

The "New" House of the Seven Gables Book

Date: February 17, 2012

As this blogger was looking around The House of the Seven Gables’ Historic Landmark District, I found myself inside the Museum Store, exploring the amazing array of goodies and wonderful...

Dusty and The 7 Gables

Date: February 16, 2012

Dusty, The 7 Gables’ most trusted mascot, has been making the rounds almost daily here onsite! As the days get a bit longer, and the weather more mild, Dusty, the...

More on the Melopoeia Event at The 7 Gables

Date: February 13, 2012

In the last post regarding the upcoming Melopoiea event on February 21st, we explored the rich biographies of the two featured poets who will be reciting their love poems. We...

More on Melopoiea Event at The Gables

Date: February 10, 2012

Melopoiea, quite simply put, is the making of lyric poems or music… The event on February 21st from 7pm-9pm will feature two amazing poets, a classical guitar / mandolin accompanist as...

More about the Melopoiea event at The Gables!

Date: February 8, 2012

More information on the musicians and poets will be featured this week. Thank you for your virtual visit!

The Settlement House Scoop!

Date: February 6, 2012

  In November of 2011, The House of the Seven Gables (7 Gables) responded to a Request for Proposal by the Salem Public Schools’ Superintendent, Stephen Russell, Ed. D. to...

"New" rooms at the Gables

Date: February 1, 2012

Though The House of the Seven Gables is still the very same historic building, the inside exhibits are probably not as you last saw them! Curator, Alan Collachicco, has changed...

The House of the 7 Gables features fabrics!

Date: January 30, 2012

One thing you may or may not know about the 7 Gables’ Executive Director, Anita Blackaby, is that she is a masterful quilt-maker. Her gorgeous quilts have garnered attention, as...

The 7 Gables with your Sweetie!

Date: January 27, 2012

For some poetry today while you read our blog, please feel click HERE   MassPoetry will be partnering with The 7 Gables for an amazing event, February 21st at 7pm, a...