Our year-round programming reflects Wharton’s love of culture and the arts and includes live storytelling events, theater, music, and the popular Monday Lecture Series.

Artists of New England and their Gardens: “A Genius for Gardens: Edith Wharton & The Mount”

Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm LECTURE
  Join the Massachusetts Horticultural Society for an afternoon symposium curated by landscape writer and historian,[...]

Members Book Club: Summer

Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm MEMBER
Dreaming of warm summer nights? Join us to discuss Wharton’s novel Summer (1917). Praised for its realism[...]

Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Saidiya Hartman in conversation with Kai Green

Mar 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm CONVERSATION
Multicultural BRIDGE presents a conversation with author Saidya Hariman and Kai Green about Hartman’s latest[...]

Writers in the House: A Conversation with our 2019 Writers-in-Residence

Mar 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm CONVERSATION
A discussion with The Mount’s 2019 Writers-in-Residence: Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah, Julia Phillips, and Caroline Weber.  [...]

True Conversations with Lauren Groff

Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm CONVERSATION
Join us for an engaging conversation as Heidi Pitlor, editor of The Best American Short Stories, delves[...]

The Year Germany Lost the War with Andrew Nagorski

May 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm CONVERSATION
Join us as bestselling historian Andrew Nagorski takes a fresh look at 1941, the year when[...]

H.G. Adler: Peter Filkins and James Marcus In Conversation

Jun 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm CONVERSATION
Join award-winning translator Peter Filkins in conversation with writer James Marcus as they dive into[...]

Summer 2019 Preview: The Clark at the Mount – Member Exclusive Event!

Jun 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm LECTURE MEMBER
Back by popular demand, Clark and Mount members are invited to Edith Wharton’s home for[...]