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Celebrate Poetry Month!


Sunday, April 23 @ 2 pm

with NH State Poet Laureate Alice B. Fogel

introducing her latest book of poetry


A Doubtful House


which explores what happens to boundaries (psychological, emotional, physical, formal, even syntactical) when people live together for a long time in one house. The house itself has the main point of view, and addresses all its inhabitants as "you."

In addition to Strange Terrain (on how to appreciate poetry without necessarily "getting it"), Alice Fogel is the author of numerous poetry collections, including Interval: Poems Based on Bach's Goldberg Variations, which won the Nicholas Schaffner Award for Music in Literature, and Be That Empty, a national poetry bestseller. She has co-edited Poet Showcase, An Anthology of New Hampshire Poets.  An eight-time Pushcart nominee and a recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship, her poems appear in many journals and anthologies. She leads writing and reading workshops across the country, and works one-on-one with learning disabled students at Landmark College in Putney, Vermont.


She will be joined by veteran poet and professor, Deborah Brown,


author of the poetry collection

Walking the Dog's Shadow


She says she "loved teaching at UNH, but now loves retirement with its opportunity to spend more time writing and revising, as well as more time talking poetry with Alice and other poet/friends."


Please join us in The Gallery for a magical afternoon


of poetry and conversation with these two remarkable women reading from their works.


Poet Showcase: An Anthology of New Hampshire Poets Cover Image
By Alice B. Fogel (Editor), Sidney Hall Jr (Editor)
ISBN: 9781939449115
Availability: Special Order
Published: Hobblebush Books - November 2015

A Doubtful House: Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9780872332324
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bauhan Pub - April 4th, 2017

Strange Terrain: A Poetry Handbook for the Reluctant Reader Cover Image
ISBN: 9780980167252
Availability: Special Order
Published: Hobblebush Books - June 2009

Interval: Poems Based on Bach's
ISBN: 9781936182725
Availability: Special Order
Published: Schaffner Press - April 2015

Be That Empty: An Apologia for Air Cover Image
ISBN: 9780978600921
Availability: Special Order
Published: Harbor Mountain Press - December 2007

Walking the Dog's Shadow: Poems Cover Image
By Deborah Brown, Tony Hoagland (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781934414477
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: BOA Editions - March 29th, 2011




Please Join us on Friday, March 24 for the Opening

New Works 2017

Click Here for an interview with artist Lucinda McQueen

5:30 to 7 pm in The Gallery

Refreshments ~ All Welcome

The show will be on display until May 1


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featuring local art, local products, and local food.
Paintings, ceramics, prints, pottery, jewelry, quilts, furniture and many assorted hand-crafted items from our local artists,
as well as homespun wool, local eggs, milk, and produce in season.
At MainStreet MarketPlace & Gallery all are welcome to relax with a cup of coffee, free wi-fi, and children have their own play corner.  
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MainStreet BookEnds shares this space with MainStreet Warner, Inc., the non-profit foundation responsible for the adjacent Jim Mitchell Community Park and MainStreet Warner Stage and amphitheater.

Events in the Gallery, Park  and Stage are coordinated through MainStreet Warner, Inc.,
established in 2000, and dedicated to promoting the arts, education and preservation of the Warner Community. 

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Installed in January of 2012, our 11.52 KW solar system provides 100% of all the electrical needs for the building, as well as for the park.
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