Gallery of Gifts: Handmade for the Holidays

Exhibit Runs through Dec. 23rd
HOURS:  Tues.-Fri. 11am-4pm, Saturdays  10am-2pm, Sundays 11am-1pm   |  Admission is FREE.

A unique artisan marketplace of beautiful handmade craft from 130+ talented makers and artists in our very own region.  Support locally handmade with your holiday shopping!

Generously sponsored by: BOB SKINNER'S SKI & SPORT and CARROLL CONCRETE

Ladies' Night | Thurs. Dec. 6th

5-7pm | Free & Open to All
 
LADIES!! Back by popular demand...Here's a night that's just for you. Join us for a fun night in the Library Arts Center gallery to sip, shop & enjoy the season! Browse & shop handmade crafts and art pieces from 130+ local artists. Wine & Chocolate will be served! 

The evening will also feature a "Holiday Bling" competition--with prizes! Come all decked out with your best holiday garb, and don't forget to add a little glitz & tinsel for good measure!

Holiday Ornament & Garland Workshop

Thursday, December 13, 2018  |  5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Make holiday decorations from many different materials we have and enjoy some creative wintertime fun in the studio.  For Adults and teens, preteens and children with adult caregivers.  Cost: $10

It's MEMBERSHIP Time! Our annual membership drive is happening now.

We invite you to partner with us and show your support by renewing your membership or becoming a new member of the Library Arts Center.  Each and every gift makes an impact, allowing us to offer exceptional art programs, classes, performances and exhibits ensuring that art opportunities are available for all in our community and the greater region.  We are grateful for your support!

It's MEMBERSHIP Time! Our Annual Membership Drive.

We invite you to partner with us and show your support by renewing your membership or becoming a new member of the Library Arts Center.  Each and every gift makes an impact, allowing us to offer exceptional art programs, classes, performances and exhibits ensuring that art opportunities are available for all in our community and the greater region.  We are grateful for your support!
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CREATIVE FAMILIES! - After-School Drop-in

Wed. Dec. 12th | 3:00-4:30pm
Library Arts Center on Main – 15 Main Street, Newport
Join us as we explore various art each month:
Drawing, Painting, Building, Sewing, Woodworking
Collage, Book-Making, Murals, MORE…
All ages are welcome.  Find out more.
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Family Art Night | Tues. Dec. 11th

Tuesday, December 11th  |  5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Drop-ins are welcome!
Location: Library Art Center Studio:  58 N. Main St, Newport
This week:  A SEASON OF CELEBRATION: Make your own wrapping paper, gift bags, banners, streamers, garland,  decorations, and dream catchers.

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Last Minute Mens' Night!

Thurs. Dec. 13th  |  5:00-7:00pm

Don’t have your holiday shopping done yet?  That’s OK!  We have you covered at Gallery of Gifts.  Come have a beer with the guys and find last-minute gifts for everyone on your list.  Locally handmade gifts like handmade pottery, jewelry & more.  So many gifts to choose from!  Free. 

 

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Drop-in Ornament Making | Saturdays in December

10:30am-12:30pm | Drop-in. FREE!
All are welcome to pop in to the gallery to make a simple, festive holiday ornament!
Different designs each week. No pre-registration necessary. Come get creative!
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Gallery of Gifts CONSIGNMENT FORMS

Are you a participating artisan in Gallery of Gifts?
Are you looking for the 2018 Consignment Form?
Click here for FORMS.

Open Studio at the Library Arts Center

Holiday Ornament & Garland Workshop

Thursday, December 13, 2018  |  5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Make holiday decorations from many different materials we have and enjoy some creative wintertime fun in the studio.  For Adults and teens, preteens and children with adult caregivers.  Cost: $10

Our 50th Anniversary ENDOWMENT Campaign

Help us reach our goal of $500,000 so we can secure a strong future for the Library Arts Center!   Find out more about the generous $200,000 matching challenge from the Roy Malool Family Foundation.

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Endowment Campaign GOAL: $500,000

Support the 50th Anniversary Endowment Campaign

The Roy Malool Family Foundation has offered an exceptionally generous matching opportunity for this campaign.  Donations and pledges made this year will be matched, dollar for dollar, up to $200,000!  Your donation will be DOUBLED to sustain the Library Arts Center in the next 50 years!

Lake Sunapee Bank Makes 3-Year Pledge to LAC Endowment Campaign

Bar Harbor Bank & Trust Announces 3-Year Pledge to Library Arts Center Endowment Campaign

Bar Harbor Bank & Trust (formerly Lake Sunapee Bank) announced in early January its commitment to support the Library Arts Center Gallery and Studio with a three-year pledge to the Library Arts Centers endowment fund.  Learn more.

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