11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Michael Norris, Ph.D and retired art educator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art for over 20 years, will present a four part series on the collections at the Cloisters and the Metropolitan Museum. The virtual tours will include A Stroll through the Medieval Masterpieces of the Met’s Cloisters; A Virtual Stroll Through the Met’s Egyptian Art; A Virtual Tour of Ancient Greek Art at the Met; and a Virtual Tour of Paintings of the Dutch Golden Age. The series will be held on Wednesdays, April 4, 11, 18 and 25 at 11:30 am. A fee of $40 will be charged for the course. Registration forms will be available at the library. To reserve space, you may sign up online; however, you must still register at the library.Read more...
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Lecturer, Michael Snyder will discuss his findings on local slave owners and the enslaved who resided in Morristown and the surrounding area. We will discover who they were, how they lived and were treated, and the problems slavery created in the community. Mr. Snyder is a Rutgers graduate who wrote his masters’ thesis entitled: The Enslaved Slept Here Too: A Public History of Slavery in Morris County. Please join us Wednesday, April 25 at 7 pm.Read more...