Free Events at the Library


On Being Ill: A Conversation About

the Experience of Caregiving and Illness

Wednesday, July 26 at 7:00 p.m.

You are invited to a Wednesday evening conversation about the experience of caregiving and illness,  with readings from Virginia Woolf’sOn Being Illand  Notes from Sick Rooms by Julia Stephen, Woolf’s mother. Readers will feature Ashfield residents Jane Lund, Kim Mancuso, Julie Orfirer, Susannah Lee and Paris Press director Jan Freeman.

Books will be available to purchase. To order On Being Ill with Notes from Sick Rooms  go   This event is sponsored by Paris Press, the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the Schocken Family Foundation.