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Visual Arts Events and Exhibits

Meeting Room Gallery

Featured Artist – John “Dick” Rinker:  Find oil paintings created by artist Dick Rinker in the gallery hall throughout the month.  The artist, a former U.S. Army Paratrooper and Ranger, graduated from the College of William and Mary and is now retired from a teaching career.  Previously from New Jersey, he and his wife Jan have lived in Franklin for twenty years and are well known in the community.  

Local artists in all media are invited to exhibit their work in the Meeting Room Gallery. These exhibits change monthly. For information about exhibiting works, artists should call (615)595-1250.

Enjoy examples from all our artists on the Library Pinterest Page under art@WCPLtn.

Grid Row Exhibit

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Carol Curtis, an accomplished watercolor artist, has an exhibit in the New Books section during May and June.  Her eye for color combined with her appreciation of the textures and fluid lines found in the garden are well represented in her paintings.  Grid Row is sponsored by the Arts Council of Williamson County.

Literary Events

Writers' Critique Group

The Writers' Critique Group is held at the Main Library on the first and third Saturdays of each month from 10:30 am until noon to provide adult authors with serious, courteous critique of their work.   These meetings are not held in the Meeting Room.  Ask at the Circulation Desk for location.