My Very Own Book

With Brian Murdoch An exploration of the impact of that treasured childhood memory that was the foundation of a life-long love affair with books. We will study together the stories related in memoirs of the beginnings of such a journey. One of the most often asked questions during our 20 years with an open shop [...]

For God, City and Self: Art and Power in Early Renaissance Florence

With Jill Bain This illustrated talk will focus on the commissioning of art and architecture in fifteenth-century Florence, considering how the most influential families and individuals helped to create the culture of the Early Renaissance, one of the most exciting and influential periods in the history of Western culture, through fashioning their own religious, political [...]

Piece Makers Quilting Group

  This group meets weekly to work on various collaborative projects in a spacious studio. All levels of sewing skills are welcome: share your knowledge, learn something new, and enjoy the sense of completion of a big project that you had a hand in creating! Warning: side effects of joining this group may include: laughter, [...]