377 ELKWOOD AVENUE
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ 07974
908-665-0311

Art Exhibits

The New Providence Memorial Library seeks to provide access to educational, informational and cultural resources to the community. As part of that mission, the library encourages the artistic and cultural interests of the community by providing a showcase for art by local and area artists. Visit our gallery website for online exhibits.

On the Walls of the Reading Area:  

October - November: Sumi-E Society
December - January: ”Portraits” Group Show

In the Display Case:

November: Isabella Blumberg
December: Kathy Rogers 
January: Azure Knits 
February: NP Historical Society
March: Friends of the Great Swamp

Information for Artists

The Friends of the Library curate the exhibits. To inquire about exhibiting your art or craft work, please send an email to Art Curator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a description of your work, or fill out the online application form.

You will need a Friends application & waiver form as well as a library waiver form to display art.  Email or mail both forms to the New Providence Library, Attn: Art Displays, 377 Elkwood Avenue, New Providence, NJ 07974.

Cold weather is upon us!

Do you think about curling up with a good book?  We are, of course, the home of good books.  And lots more.  We have some fantastic streaming services where you can get premium content for free.  We have ebooks and eaudiobooks so that you can curl up with your mobile device.  Winter is a great time to plan your exploration of new worlds and Mango Languages can help.  Can't get to the library for your tutoring session?  Check out Brainfuse and get personal assistance for free!

If you do decide to step out, join us for crafts, story times, interest clubs, movie discussions, book clubs and great concerts.   Oh, and don't forget AfterWords, our bookstore downstairs, for great deals on books you never have to return!

We've just scratched the surface of all the programming and resources we offer.  Get the complete picture on our Event Calendar.

 

377 ELKWOOD AVENUE
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ 07974
908-665-0311