Rowley Historical Society 2018 Calendar of Events

We hope you will join us at some of the fun and interesting events we have planned in celebration of our 100th anniversary. Further details on these and more events are available on the Rowley Historical Society Facebook page. For Reservations or additional information contact Janet Peabody at

“Why Are Vampires Sexy?”

Presented by Dr. Tom Green $100.

October 25th, Rowley Public Library

Performance “A Christmas Carol”

Presented by Delvena Theater Company $550.

December 15th, Rowley Public Library

Other Events

Upshur County Historical Society 2018 Exhibit

From Whence They Came June 17 – September 30
Group Migrations to Present Day Upshur County 1770 – 1950. Sunday Afternoons 1-4 pm.

History Center Museum ~ 81 W. Main Street ~ Buckhannon WV
For additional information:

NEHGS 2018 Tours

“Pilgrim Roots of the Great Migration” August 7-15
First of 3 tours in NEHGS series, “Pilgrim Pathways: Celebrating 400 years of History and Heritage since the Mayflower Crossing”. Led by Robert Charles Anderson, tour to Scooby Manor and environs to follow the paths of William Bradford, William Brewster, John Howland and other in the important years leading up to the decision to leave England.

For additional information and reservations, contact Danielle Torres 617-226-1215 or .

NEHGS 2019 – 2020 Events

2020 is the 400th anniversary of the landing of the Mayflower.

NEHGS is also celebrating their 175th anniversary with a series of programs, publications, exhibitions & tours throughout 2019 & 2020.

If you are interested, contact or Danielle Torres 617-226-1215 for details.

Trip to England – 2020

Plans for a TFA group trip to England continues!

Our focus will be the “Lands of Our Ancestors” including Great Limber, Rowley, Hull and areas of Lincolnshire & Yorkshire, to name a few. Let us know if you are interested! Looking for suggestions and recommendations from those who have been to England.

Please drop us a note at with your ideas.