Nesmith Library

Windham, New Hampshire

Adults

Art Talk!

Join us as we welcome Patricia Dellorfano, Lead Curator of Fidelity Investments' Corporate Art Collection, as she discusses contemporary art, and reveals Fidelity's treasures! Ms. Dellorfano holds two masters degrees in art, one from Boston University and one from Sotheby's Institute of Art London. Before joining Fidelity in 2008, she worked at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, and was part of the team that transitioned the museum from its old space, to its spectacular new building on Boston's Fan Pier. Ms.

Trivia Night!

Grab your friends and form a team to test your knowledge! All ages are welcome, and pizza will be served!

Registration is required. Please call the library at 432-7154.

Presentation on Oriental Rugs: Tribal, Village and Workshop Weavings from the Middle East and Central Asia

Rug expert Barry M. Curcio presents a colorful exhibition and discussion on Oriental rugs. Weavings from Turkey, Persia (Iran), Afghanistan, Turkmenistan and Pakistan will be featured, as these are the major weaving areas still employing traditional designs and techniques. Acquisition of rugs, uses and care of rugs and kilims (flat weaves) will be covered. You may bring your small rugs, up to 3' x 5', for identification and discussion. Questions welcomed. This promises to be a lively and entertaining event on a cold winter's night. Event snow date: Tuesday, January 31st.

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