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Inauguration Day 2017


Join us in our meeting room to watch the historic inauguration of the 45th President of the United States.  We will be playing  coverage of the event starting at 9:30 am.  There are performances scheduled beginning at 9:30 a.m. and opening remarks to the ceremony itself at 11:30 a.m.  Coverage will continue through 2:30 p.m. Free and open to all.  No registration is required.

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Artists in the Movies: “Girl with a Pearl Earring”


Artists in the Movies: Adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, this film tells the story of the events surrounding the creation of the painting “Girl With a Pearl Earring” by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. Monday, January 23 at 6:45. Executive Director of the Guilford Art Center Maureen Beldeen, will give a short introduction to the film.

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Galleries in Motion 2017 – Painting in 16th Century Venice – Giovanni Bellini


Guilford Free Library and Scranton Library, Madison, announce the 35th annual Galleries in Motion, beginning at 2 pm on Tuesday, January 24 at the Guilford Free Library. Joy Pepe, Professor Emeritus, Lyme College of Art, who now teaches at University of Hartford & Central Connecticut State University, leads this popular visual lecture . No registration necessary.

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A Celebration of Chinese Culture


Join us for a program celebrating 5,000 years of Chinese Culture. Jasmine Wu, a volunteer at the Connecticut Chinese Culture association, will lead the one-hour program featuring a slide and video presentation as well as a short Chinese dance workshop. Wednesday, January 25 at 4 pm. Please register.

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