Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Watch for Upcoming Spring Bus Trips!

The Cloisters

The Cloisters house the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection of art and architecture from medieval Europe. Best known for the beautiful tapestries on display, the Cloisters also offer architectural installations, a series of special programs, and fantastic views of the Hudson. Dates and more information coming soon.

Thursday, September 18, 2008

New York Botanical Gardens Enjoyed by All!

It was a perfect day for a trip to the New York Botanical Gardens on Wednesday, Oct. 17. Everyone enjoyed the trip very much. Watch for upcoming trips!

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Upcoming Bus Trips

Thursday, October 16
Museum of Modern Art, NYC

The Van Gogh by Night Exhibit. This exhibition presents new insights into Van Gogh's depictions of night landscapes, interior scenes, and the effect of both gas light and natural light on their surroundings. The exhibition includes over two dozen works of superlative quality, several of which have never been seen together. Bus departs library at 7:45 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 16th and leaves NYC at 3:30 p.m., returning to the library at 6:30 p.m. For more information and registration, call the library at 673-6791.

Monday, April 7, 2008

Bus trip to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston May 20th - All Aboard!

Join us on a trip to view the groundbreaking exhibition "El Greco to Velazquez: Art During the Reign of Philip III" which examines the period 1598-1621 with masterpieces by these two giants of Spanish painting and their contemporaries. The trip is scheduled for Tues., May 20. The bus will leave the main library at 8:30 and will return about 6:30. Cost is $55 which includes the bus and admission to the museum. Guided tours are an additional $10 and audio guides are $5. Lunch is on your own in the Museum's full-service cafeteria. We will hold your reservation upon receipt of your check made out to the Farmington Library.