Lynne Schmidt and Kyla. Meaghan Martin Photography

AUBURN — Local poet Lynne Schmidt will read from her award-winning collection, “Dead Dog Poems,” via Zoom from 7-8 p.m. Thursday, April 29.

The journey, hosted by  will take the listener through the happy, the terminal diagnosis, eventual death, and the aftermath of grief after such a loss. After the reading, there will be time for questions and answers, as well as reflection for anyone who would like to share about their beloved companions.

To register, contact the Auburn Public Library reference desk at 207-333-6640, ext. 4. Participants will be emailed a Zoom link the day of the program.

For more information on this or other upcoming, virtual library programs, visit, its Facebook page (Auburn Public Library Advocates), or email [email protected].

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