All branches will be closed for Labor Day on Sunday, September 6 and Monday, September 7. 

Art & Exhibits

Exhibits | Art Shows

Exhibiting at the Library

Every month, library branches feature local art for our customers to enjoy. See upcoming, current, and past exhibits

If you are interested in exhibiting your artwork, please read our guidelines for exhibiting art in the library.
If you have questions, contact Anna Lowry, or 540-372-1144 ext. 226.

If you have a collection that you feel would make a good exhibit, email us.

Headquarters Library

Google, oil painting by Lyndsey Witt
Google, oil painting by Lyndsey Witt

August: Students of Bill Harris
An exhibit in the atrium and theater. Students are of all ages and backgrounds. Their class is taught at LibertyTown Arts Workshop. Best in show winners for Uniquely Fredericksburg and the Fredericksburg Fine Arts Exhibit have come out of this class, along with many other awards and sold paintings. If you are interested in taking lessons please call 540-424-8157

Upcoming Exhibits:
September: Jean Wilcox
October: Becki Heye
November: Fritzi Newton

England Run Branch

August: Laurie Watkins
"Laurie Wilson Watkins is a Fredericksburg based artist working out of her studio located at 905 Charles Street. An art history graduate of Florida State University, she has lived in Fredericksburg since 1990. "

Upcoming Exhibits:
September: Sue Henderson
October: William O'Connor
November: Professional Artists and Artisans of Stafford County  

Salem Church Branch

August: Beril Southall
"I am a lifelong resident of the Fredericksburg area. I have been a craftsman of many things over the last 30 years— welder/fabricator, wood carver, builder, old car restorer— also a musician, and have worked as a technician on office equipment as my profession. I decided to start painting in February of 2015, self taught, as most all of my hobbies have been."

Upcoming Exhibits:
September: Jaqueline Hernandez
October: Mary Magneson
November: Students of Fred Markham  

Porter Branch

To be announced

Upcoming Exhibits:
October: Carol Coffman
November: Professional Artists and Artisans of Stafford County  

Art Shows

Uniquely Stafford

Uniquely Fredericksburg

Uniquely Spotsylvania

Teen Art Show

The Teen Art Show is held annually at Headquarters Library. The two artists who receive first place (grades 9-10 and grades 11-12) are given their own show in the Atrium the following December.