Currently on display at BHPL

Portraits: People and Other Creatures by Gary Harmatz & David Simonds

July 1, 2024 - June 29, 2024

The Blue Hill Public Library will present Portraits: People and Other Creatures, during the month of July, an exhibit of photographs by Gary Harmatz and David Simonds. Gary Harmatz’s photos range from the Canadian arctic to Chuuk Lagoon in Micronesia, Africa, Southeast Asia, and much more. David’s photographs were also captured in distant places, including… Read more »

“Paint the Peninsula Week” Fresh Paint Auction

July 15, 2024 - July 20, 2024

If you were out enjoying the sunny weather on the Blue Hill Peninsula last week, you may have seen artists here and there capturing a local landscape on canvas as part of the Blue Hill Public Library’s Paint the Peninsula fundraiser. More than ninety artists have created over 100 paintings for the week-long auction, which… Read more »

Exhibit of Blue Hill Troupe Memorabilia

July 10, 2024 - July 31, 2024

From July 10th through July 31th, the library will display an exhibit of Blue Hill Troupe memorabilia in the Howard Room glass cases. The Blue Hill Troupe, a New York-based philanthropic theater company, can trace its roots to the summer of 1924: Dr. and Mrs. Seth Milliken had decided that a Gilbert & Sullivan operetta would… Read more »