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Creativebug – A Crafty New Resource!

May 5th, 2022 · No Comments · Art Room, Children, City Library, Library Databases, Main Branch, News, Teens, West Branch

Let your creativity run wild! Creativebug is a massive online library of creative and artistic classes for kids and adults.

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Introduction to Frank Lloyd Wright and NH’s Zimmerman House

April 7th, 2022 · Comments Off on Introduction to Frank Lloyd Wright and NH’s Zimmerman House · Art Room, City Library, Events, Main Branch, News, Teens

This interactive presentation will offer an introduction to Wright’s career and explore his final house type, the Usonian, in depth, with special emphasis on the Zimmerman House in Manchester, NH.

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Draw, Write, and Share Your Art at the Library

April 6th, 2022 · Comments Off on Draw, Write, and Share Your Art at the Library · Art Room, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, News, Teens

An Art Swap program is now available at the library through the month of April!

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The Landscape as Canvas: Earth Art

March 10th, 2022 · Comments Off on The Landscape as Canvas: Earth Art · Art Room, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, Teens

In the 1960s and 70s, artists like Robert Smithson, Nancy Holt, and Ana Mendietta began the revolutionary practice of making art using materials from the natural world. Learn more about the inspiration for the movement and get insight into the works of several leading artists, including Andy Goldsworthy.

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Georgia O’Keeffe: Beyond the Blossoms

February 17th, 2022 · Comments Off on Georgia O’Keeffe: Beyond the Blossoms · Art Room, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, Teens

Join us for an evening which will shine a light on and examine the ways O’Keeffe employed abstraction to become known as the “Mother of American modernism.”

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October Adult Craft – Embroidered Felt Sugar Skulls

September 28th, 2021 · Comments Off on October Adult Craft – Embroidered Felt Sugar Skulls · Adult Take & Make Crafts, Art Room, City Library, Holidays, Main Branch, Newsletter

Just in time for Halloween decorating or for placing on your ofrenda for Día de los Muertos. 

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An Artful Mystery: The Discovery of a Masterpiece in New Jersey

July 1st, 2021 · Comments Off on An Artful Mystery: The Discovery of a Masterpiece in New Jersey · Art Room, Books, City Library, Main Branch, Virtual Programs

Listen to the riveting story of how a lost treasure of the Art world was discovered in a small New Jersey town.

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Reopening Plans continued…

August 4th, 2020 · 2 Comments · Art Room, Books, Children, City Library, Events, Main Branch, NH Room

The library staff and I hope you are all doing well!  Our curbside contactless service is still being offered 10 am to 4 pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday and from 10 am to 7 pm on Tuesday and Thursday along with all our digital services and programs. Our preparations to welcome you back continue […]

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Art Inspired Fiction

July 21st, 2020 · Comments Off on Art Inspired Fiction · Art Room, Audiobooks, Books, City Library, E-Books, Main Branch, Virtual Programs, West Branch

These are guaranteed to impress anyone who asks you, What are you “reading”?

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Within Reach by artist Jordan Casteel

July 7th, 2020 · Comments Off on Within Reach by artist Jordan Casteel · Art Room, City Library, Main Branch

I always love discovering my next favorite new artist. Most days at work a small part of my job is to collect the new art books that have just been purchased, processed and added to the library. I bring them to the Art Room, check them in, quickly flip through them to get a feel […]

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