Currently on display at BHPL

Glass Cases: The Story Tree

October 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020

An exhibit of handwoven masks by fiber artist and author Susan Barrett Merrill will be displayed in the glass cases of the Howard Room from October 1 to December 31, 2020. The Story Tree is composed of seventeen handwoven masks, all with felted figures in their headdress reading books from the library, playing music or… Read more »

Paintings by McKellar and Dibble

Britton Gallery/Howard Room: Katahdin Country by Alison Dibble & Candace McKellar

February 1, 2021 - February 28, 2021

The library will host an exhibit, Katahdin Country, by artists Alison Dibble of Brooklin and Candace McKellar of Sherman for the month of February, featuring paintings in oil on panel and canvas. The works in this series have been inspired by Maine’s tallest mountain, Mt. Katahdin, and capture the wilderness of the mountain, Baxter State… Read more »