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Herman Melville’s Birthday and Monument Mountain Hike
August 1 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Celebrate the day (August 4, 1850) when Melville met Hawthorne on a hike up Monument Mountain. Read the poem they read together at the summit and share sparkling wine (they had champagne). Meet in the parking lot at Monument Mountain, off Route 7 in Great Barrington. Free event!