COVID-19 Update.

In the interest of public health, the Library Arts Center's gallery and studio spaces will be temporarily closed through September.  Find out more at the link below.

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Upcoming: Pastel Society of New Hampshire | 2020 Member Show

Opening June 19th

This online exhibit features recent works by the members of the Pastel Society of New Hampshire.

Open Studio at the Library Arts Center

Upcoming: Pastel Society of NH | 2020 Member Show

Virtual Exhibit | Opening June 19th

The Library Arts Center is pleased to exhibit recent works from members of the Pastel Society of New Hampshire for their 2020 Member Show.    

Open Studio at the Library Arts Center

Share your HOPE with our Community

A drive or walk through downtown Newport will leave you with an eerie feeling right now as so many businesses have had to close due to COVID-19. This is a time that is scary and isolating, and leaves us all feeling so vulnerable. The Library Arts Center and Newport Chamber of Commerce are partnering to bring hope to Main Street via community art.

Share your HOPE with our community.

Click HERE to find out how.

Eric McDonald

New Online Class: Four Seasons of Watercolor Treees

Wednesday afternoons in June via ZOOM

Enjoy these four step by step sessions painting New Hampshire’s beautiful trees through the four seasons. 

 Find out more and Register Online HERE.

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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