Programs

Rowley library offers virtual programs | New

ROWLEY — The Rowley Public Library is offering three virtual programs this month.

On Thursday at 11 a.m., “The Art of the Italian Renaissance” will be presented via Zoom on a large-screen TV in the Library’s large meeting room.

Martha Chiarchiaro, owner of Seeing History, will talk about the art of Giotto, Botticelli and Michelangeo, among others. It is not necessary to register to watch at the library.

For more information or to sign up to watch at home, visit the website at www.rowleylibrary.org/calendar or call the library at 978-948-2850.

Monday at 7 p.m., “Bringing Our Heroes Home – Inside The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency” will air on Zoom.

Retired Navy and World War II research analyst Tim Kelleher will speak about the federal agency and its mission to find and identify the remains of missing U.S. service members and provide the as complete a count as possible of missing personnel for their families.

The agency uses everything from satellites to map World War II battlefields to single-tooth DNA to find and identify heroes who have been missing for 80 years. Those who register will receive a link to access the program by email. Discover the program or register on www.rowleylibrary.org/calendar or call the library.

On Nov. 10 at 7 p.m., “Lessons From Trailblazing New England Women” will be featured on Zoom by author Patricia Harris.

The presentation will be based on Harris’ new book, ‘New England’s Notable Women: Stories and Sites of Trailblazers and Achievers’, covering the lives and achievements of women such as Princess Red Wing, Rachel Carson, Harriet Beecher Stowe and others.

It is not necessary to register to view the presentation in the large meeting room of the library. For more information or to sign up to watch at home, visit www.rowleylibrary.org/calendar or call the library.