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Rowley Book Club to meet Thursday, February 8, 6:30 pm

The Rowley Book Club will be reading The queen of the night by Alexander Chee, a New York Times Editor's Choice. Lilliet Berne is a sensation of the Paris Opera, a legendary soprano with every accolade except an original role, every singer’s chance at immortality. When one is finally offered to her, she realizes with alarm that the libretto is based on a hidden piece of her past. As she mines her memories for clues as to who could have betrayed her, she recalls her life as an orphan who left the American frontier for Europe and was swept up into the glitzy, gritty world of Second Empire Paris. From hippodrome rider to courtesan, from empress’s maid to debut singer, she transforms herself amid a complicated web of romance, obligation, and political intrigue. Join us for a discussion on Thursday, February 8 at 6:30 p.m. Pick up a book at the Rowley Library or order your own copy here. For more information on our book club and a list of future titles, click here.  The Rowley Library is located at 141 Main St., Rowley, and is completely accessible.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Rowley Library.


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Knitting Group Tuesdays 6:30-8 pm

Join us for a knitting group on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 - 8 pm. This is not a class - but beginners are welcome. We will all help each other. Bring projects you are working on.

 

 


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Genealogy club meets 2nd Monday each month, 6-8 PM

Interested in researching your family history? Start with yourself! Feel free to join us from 6-8 PM on the 2nd Monday every month in the Local History Room for meetings of the Genealogy Club, where like-minded researchers can make use of the Library’s resources, share ideas, and make progress on family stories. No experience necessary. No expert on hand, but those who have been working on this for a while will help you get started.

The Library now has subscriptions to genealogy research sites Ancestry.com and Heritage Quest.


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Adult yoga classes meet Wednesday evenings from 5:30-7 pm

If better fitness, wellness, or mindfulness are among your goals for 2018, try yoga! Our new instructor Elissa Shoreman, founder and owner of Buddhaful Souls Yoga Studio, will help you kick off the New Year. Poses increase flexibility, strength and balance, and help to focus the mind while expanding the spirit.

No registration required—All fitness levels welcome! Wear comfy clothes and bring a mat if you have one. Sponsored by the Friends of the Rowley Public Library.

Friends members—$10 per class; Non-Friends members- $12 per class

Call 978-948-2850 for more information.


 

 

PO Box 275, 139 Main Street, Rowley, MA 01969
Board of Selectmen: 978-948-2372
Town Administrator: 978-948-2705


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