Rosie the Riveter and the Rosies at the Rochester Hills Public Library

The Rochester Hills Public Library (RHPL) welcomes Donnaleen Lanktree of the American Rosie the Riveter Association on Thursday, January 17 to tell the stories of several influential “Rosies” she has met throughout the years. An icon of WWII, Rosie the Riveter represents the women who worked in factories and shipyards during the war. Today, she lives on as a symbol of American feminism and workplace equality. “Rosie the Riveter is so much more than a labor campaign from WWII. Her legacy … [Read more...]

Get involved in these great holiday happenings around town!

Woman's National Farm & Garden Association 66th Annual Greens Market Friday, November 30, 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, December 1, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 100 Romeo, Rochester Fresh wreaths and roping, fresh greens arrangements (including custom orders), custom made bows, herbal items, gourmet corner. Admission is $2. See our website for more information. Teen Videogame Day Saturday, December 1, 2:30 p.m. Rochester Hills Public … [Read more...]