Home Exhibit 2024

Real, or imagined; the places we call Home.

 Library Arts Center 2024

H O M E 

Real, or imagined; the places we call home.

HOME: Real, or imagined, the places we call Home.

Library Arts Center Gallery  |  April 20 – May 29, 2024  

This community group show includes artwork from professional artists, non-professional artists, community members, and youth alike in a variety of mediums.

Exhibiting Artists:

Listed in alphabetical order:

Kim Astles
Deborah Bacon
William Balsam
Carol Belliveau
Rachel Benoit
Mary L. Borowski
Mary Bourdon
Sara Burns
Sara V. Byfield
Kris Carelli
Thia Daniels
Melanie Ditzel
Paula Dorr
Braden Erickson
Jay Fitzpatrick
Jessica Fligg
Paula Fraser
Bill Gallagher
Linda Greenwood
Jill Hacking
Cole Hall
Abigail Hampton
Christine R. Hawkins
Lindsay Holmes
Sue Ann Hum
Paula Johnson
Kathleen Kathan
Thomas W. Kelley
Sara Rae LaMott
Susan Lirakis
Heidi Lorenz
Kathy Lowe
Gloria McDonough
Michelle McElroy
Thomas McHugh
Ernest Montenegro
Victoria Moore
Shawne Morrill Randlett
Ritamarie Moscola
Lucy Mueller
Robert J. O’Brien
Isabella Osgood
Susan Parmenter
Nancy Roy
Donna Sadonsky
Adele Sanborn
Dawn Sanel
Martha Sawyer
Susan Sawyer
Yvonne Shukovsky

Alan Zola Shulman
Melissa Lea Simmons
Amy Smith
Pam Smith
Perry Smith
Paula St. Jean
Kelsey St. James
Jennifer Stark
Heather Stearns
Ann St. Martin Stout
Susan Tuttle
Alison Vernon
Mimi Wiggin
Sasha Wolfe
Greg Young

The Library Arts Center would like to thank our generous corporate sponsors for this exhibit:

MJ Harrington
MJ Harrington

 Library Arts Center 2024

Special thanks to each of our sponsors for this exhibit and their special connection to “Home”. 

Committed to HOME, since 1967

LaValley Building Supply is dedicated to advancing new construction through a continual pursuit of the most reliable assembly methods and delivery systems. Our goal is to save both time and money while maintaining the highest quality products and delivering the greatest value.  With a history of innovation in new building services, Lavalley Building Supply offers the most agile solutions for every new building project. At our location in Newport, NH, our team of designers utilizes CAD Systems to produce technical drawings for our production centers: Cut-shops and Component-Assembly Plants. This is where Engineered Roof Trusses, Floor Trusses, Pre-Built Wall Panels, Precision-Cut Floor Systems, Headers, and Framing Assemblies are expertly crafted. Our communication systems ensure reliable delivery, project cycle-times, and maximum cost control.

At Preferred Building Systems (PBS) in Claremont, NH, “Off-Site Construction” occurs daily as we build new homes and custom structures in our controlled environment, shielded from weather and elements. Utilizing Modular Construction methods, we achieve the most energy-efficient buildings in the home building industry. Our 167,000 sq ft production facility is where projects are designed and produced, employing state-of-the-art technology and innovative assembly methods. Our plant serves as a laboratory, using proven materials and techniques to construct durable, energy-efficient homes that offer lifelong, low-cost occupancy. PBS homes are renowned for their use of best-brand materials, Yankee craftsmanship, and assembly methods that prioritize energy conservation, air quality protection, and lasting durability. In fact, PBS built the “First in the Nation” Passive House in Charlotte, VT, surpassing the stringent testing required to meet Passive House criteria.
In conclusion, Lavalley Building Supply and Preferred Building Systems are committed to revolutionizing the construction industry through innovation, reliability, and sustainability. With cutting-edge assembly methods, efficient delivery systems, and a dedication to quality, we strive to provide our clients with the best value for their projects. From the precision engineering of components to the construction of energy- efficient homes, our teams are at the forefront of creating buildings that stand the test of time while minimizing environmental impact. With a focus on excellence and customer satisfaction, we look forward to continuing our legacy of excellence in the construction industry.

“The key to our success is no secret. It’s being part of the community and serving the needs of the people in it”. – Vern Violette

Situated in a residential neighborhood in Newport, New Hampshire, Summercrest Senior Living offers a comfortable, independent lifestyle where residents can focus on enjoying the most of each day. Over the past 25 years, Summercrest has been a cherished home for countless seniors, offering a warm and inviting atmosphere where residents can truly feel at home.

Founded in 1996 by local Newport businessmen Joe Davidson, Bill Hoyt, George Kelley, John McCrillis, Ed Rochford, Sam Saggiotes, and Vern Violette, alongside Valley Regional Healthcare, Summercrest opened its doors in 1998. Initially offering 36 apartments, Summercrest filled a crucial need in the greater Newport area, providing seniors with supportive housing options close to home.

Over the years, Summercrest has expanded its offerings by adding The Seasons memory care program in 2008 and undergoing a second expansion in 2020. Today, we accommodate a total of 78 residents, with 60 independent and assisted living apartments and 18 in our memory care assisted living program. Our growth has enabled us to consistently achieve high resident satisfaction and a superior reputation for quality care and services.

Managed by Grand Senior Living, Summercrest prides itself on fostering a sense of community and family among residents and staff alike. Our welcoming environment, complete with inviting living spaces such as the café, market, exercise room, a well-stocked library, activities room, dining room, outdoor patio, solarium, and hair salon, encourages social engagement and a fulfilling lifestyle for all.

Today, Summercrest remains locally owned and privately operated in partnership with Steve Gunnerson, Hospital Hill Realty, Grand Senior Living, and Valley Regional Healthcare.


 Library Arts Center 2024

Flyers and Social Media Graphics for HOME  

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For use on SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS.  Right click on image to download and save.

DIGITAL FLYER –  Right click on image to download and save.