Celia Thaxter’s Island Garden Film Premiere Dec. 5, 2013
Celia Thaxter’s Island Garden will be shown to the public for the first time at Discover Portsmouth, 10 Middle Street, Portsmouth NH on Thurs. Dec. 5—the old Portsmouth library building across from Jumpin’ Jay’s Fish Cafe in downtown Portsmouth.
Hope to see you there!
There will be showings at 5:30 and 6:30 on Dec. 5th, 2013.
The exhibit “Flowers in Winter: Celia Thaxter’s Island Garden” opens at Discover Portsmouth on December 6th, 2013. The exhibit features the photographs of Peter Randall, and reproductions of Childe Hassam’s illustrations from Thaxter’s book, An Island Garden, published in 1894. Also on display will be the flower-inspired paintings of artists Christopher Volpe and Dustan Knight.
Gallery hours: Dec. 6-Dec 23, 2013, 10am-5pm Monday thru Friday, and 10am to 8pm Saturdays and Sundays.
Art Around Town (5-8pm) Fridays, Jan. 3, Feb. 7, and March 7, 2014.
After Dec. 23rd, the exhibit is open by special appointment. Please call ahead to arrange access: (603) 436-8433.