Classes and ongoing events



Windham County

Rockingham Library Genealogy Group: Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Bring your laptop. Many free databases available at the library. Both beginners and seasoned genealogists are welcome. Free and open to the public. For more information, call 802-463-4270.

North Star Gallery: "Something New" on exhibit. Work by multiple artists on view through Sept. 5 at 151 Townshend Road, Grafton.

Paul Myers Photography: At the South Londonderry Free Library for June and July. Photographs of Panama, and display of paintings and sketches, Available for public viewing through July 30. 15 Old School St.

Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: New exhibits – Up in Arms: Taking Stock of Guns, through Oct. 23; The Stilled Passage: Photographs of Un-Restored Ellis Island, through Aug. 29; Chaos and Light: Jamie Young, through Oct. 23; and Union Station: Gateway to the World, through Oct. 23.

Library Art Exhibit: Putney Library exhibits the work of Jacki Brook June through July. Urban/industrial landscape paintings. Library hours: 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. 55 Main St., Putney.

Jon Gregg Exhibit: "Evolving a Mark" at Mitchell Giddings Fine Arts, 183 Main and 132 Main Street, Brattleboro.

Gallery in the Woods: Eric Boyer: Convergence, Sensuous Sculpture from Wire Mesh and Avn Hanna: Mapping with Stitches, New Textile Art Quilts. 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily. 145 Main St., Brattleboro.

Richard Ray: The Soul Behind the Beauty. Work by abstract mixed media artist on view July 1-31. Crowell Gallery 23 West St., Newfane.

Abstract Paintings: Liz Hawkes DeNiord's art on display at Katy's Great Food, Main St., Putney,, until Aug. 1.

Sculptures: By Korean sculptor Jaehyo Lee on exhibit at Cynthia-Reeves in The Barn, 28 Main St. Walpole, N.H. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 603-756-4160

Bennington County

Milton Avery's Vermont: Plein air pencil sketches, watercolors, oil paintings on view July 2-Nov. 6 Bennington Museum, 75 Main St., Bennington.

Something About Summer: Paintings by Mark Barry on view through Oct. 2 in the Regional Artists Gallery at Bennington Museum. 75 Main St., Bennington. Meet the artist on July 16 at 3 p.m. Information at 802-447-1571.

David Brewster Exhibit: Quixotic Encounters, July 23 - Oct. 3 at the Southern Vermont Art Center, Wilson Museum, 930 SVAC Drive, Manchester.

Over the border

Sky of Mind: Three artists' work at Nina's Nook through Aug. 27. Clouds in various mediums. A reception with Marjorie Morgan, Nina Rossi and Barbara Milot from 5 to 7 p.m., July 22. Nina's Nook, 125 A, Turners Falls., Mass. 413-834-8800.

Classes and workshops

Windham County

River Gallery School,

Summer ART CAMP: For Kids Ages 6 - 12; Mon. - Fri. 9 am -noon. Week 5 –July 25 - 29 ; Week 6 – Aug. 1- 5; Week 7 – Aug. 8 - 12

Adult Studio: Choose 4 or 8 classes from the following options:

Life Drawing: July 5 - 29, Tuesday, 6 - 8 p.m.

Build a Rustic Mosaic Patio Table: July 7 to Aug. 11, Thursday, 6 - 8 p.m.

Watercolor: Finding Beauty in the Ordinary, July 9 -30, Saturday 9:30 a.m.-noon. All levels welcome.

Collage: July 26 - Aug. 9, Tuesday 1 - 4 .p.m. With Cameron Schmitz.

31-31 Main St., Brattleboro, 802-257-1577

Plein-Air Workshop: Saturday, July 23, 12 -5 p.m. at the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, 10 Vernon St., Brattleboro. $150. Rain date Sunday, July 24. Registration required: 413-772-2020 or

Painting Instructional: 3-6 p.m., Sunday, July 24 at the Manchester Community Library. Supplies, instruction, refreshments free of charge. Registration required at 802-362-2607 or email 138 Cemetery Aven. Manchester Center.


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