Vose Library, 392 Common Road, will hosts an open mic night Thursday, July 11, at 7 p.m.

This evening will focus on the spoken word in all its variety. Each person will have up to 5 minutes to speak. Everyone is invited to come share stories, excerpts, speeches, poems, essays and more, one’s own work or that of a favorite author.

This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call Vose Library at 785-4733.