Art Show Opening- “Familiar Paths”- November 8th from 2 – 4 p.m.

Blueberry at Flanders Proctor

“Blueberry at Flanders” by Kimberly Day Proctor

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“Fish or Fowl” by Liz Alpert Fay

“Familiar Paths” an exhibit of mixed media sculpture by Liz Alpert Fay and photographs and paintings by Kimberly Day Proctor, will open with a free reception at our library on Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 2 – 4 pm.  This show will continue during regular library hours, when the community room is not in use for a special program, through Saturday, January 3, 2015.  Our library will be closed November 12, November 27 & 28 and for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. 

Kilim-Rug Show and Sale – Sunday, Dec. 14 at Hodge Library

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Hamza Yildiz will present the history, technique, dyes and motifs of rugs and kilims at a special presentation and sale at the Hodge Memorial Library & Museum; 4 North Street; Roxbury, CT; on Sunday, December 14th at 2:00 p.m.

Mr. Yildiz grew up in Cappadocia in central Turkey and began working at Noah’s Ark Rug Shop in Istanbul when he was 13 years old.  He is now part owner of Noahs’ Ark Rug Shop and spends his summers in Turkey and the rest of the year in New Haven CT.   

This program is free and open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.  The Hodge Library is handicapped-accessible.   Refreshments will be served.  A percentage of all sales will benefit the library. 

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