Gallery auction benefits Prime Time House

LAKEVILLE >> The White Gallery in Lakeville will be host a silent auction of more than 30 pieces of art donated by local artists, Saturday, July 22, 5-7 p.m. Artists from Torrington, Goshen, Norfolk, New Hartford, Sharon, Falls Village, West Cornwall, and Bristol have donated works for display and purchase, including Jenifer Allain, Zelina Blagden, Janet Andre Block, Shayna Blumert, Madeline Falk, John Funt, Ben Gerardo, Joan Jardine, Mary Harvey, Sallie Ketcham, Mark Liebergall, Danielle Mailer, Alan McCord, Sam Messer, Joan Morosani, Patty Mullins, Geoffrey Parker, Robert Parker, Chris Pollack, Read More …

Hunt Library's 'Complicated Dreams' show features works by Gail Jacobson

FALLS VILLAGE >> In July and August, the David M. Hunt Library in Falls Village will present an exhibit by Gail Jacobson, Complicated Dreams. A reception with refreshments for the artist will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday. This event is free and open to the public. The exhibit will be on display through Saturday, Aug. 18. For more information call the library at 860-824-7424 or visit huntlibrary.org. The Cornwall artist’s new works feature abstracts that suggest the marbled endpapers found in antique books. Introduced to Europeans by the Read More …

Garden Conservancy to hold Open Days tours on Saturday

The public is invited to tour six private gardens in Falls Village, Norfolk, Sharon, Sherman, and Washington, on Saturday, participating in the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days program, on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (most locations). The Open Day is rain or shine, and no reservations are required. Admission to each private garden is $7; children 12 & under are free. Call 888-842-2442, or visit www.opendaysprogram.org for more information. Additional area Open Days take place on August 12 in Redding; August 26 in Bridgewater; September 10 in Roxbury and Read More …

July 15 tours benefit the Garden Conservancy

Explore six private gardens in Falls Village, Norfolk, Sharon, Sherman, Washington, and West Cornwall, open for self-guided tours to benefit the Garden Conservancy on Saturday, July 15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Highlights include classic English-inspired garden rooms, long borders planted for drama and height, a greenhouse displaying a wide variety of succulents and tropical plants; a large working vegetable/flower/herb garden; and a mountaintop conifer garden with some historic specimens. Read More of  July 15 tours benefit the Garden Conservancy

Lakeville gallery to hold auction to benefit Prime Time House

LAKEVILLE >> The White Gallery in Lakeville will be host silent auction of more than 30 pieces of art donated by local artists, Saturday, July 22, 5-7 p.m. Artists from Torrington, Goshen, Norfolk, New Hartford, Sharon, Falls Village, West Cornwall, and Bristol have donated works for display and purchase, including Jenifer Allain, Zelina Blagden, Janet Andre Block, Shayna Blumert, Madeline Falk, John Funt, Ben Gerardo, Joan Jardine, Mary Harvey, Sallie Ketcham, Mark Liebergall, Danielle Mailer, Alan McCord, Sam Messer, Joan Morosani, Patty Mullins, Geoffrey Parker, Robert Parker, Chris Pollack, Warren Read More …