Vose Library, 392 Common Road, will host another spoken word open mic night Thursday, April 17, at 7 p.m.

This evening will focus on the spoken word in all its variety. Each person will have up to seven 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.

For those interested, music will be shared after a short intermission. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call Vose Library at 785-4733 or visit the Facebook page.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.