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.
Sign up for our artist mailing list to stay informed about our art shows, classes, and events.
If you have questions, contact Anna Lowry, or 540-372-1144 ext. 226.

Headquarters Library

 No show in June


  • July: Donna Hopkins
  • August: Students of Bill Harris
  • September: Edward Russell

England Run Branch

June: Friends of ChathamGoddess of Chatham Manor by Beverly Toves

Friends of Chatham was created in May 2012 as a membership corporation, organized to receive and maintain funds, exclusively for charitable and non‐profit purposes. The funds raised are for Chatham and the surrounding grounds in Stafford County, Virginia, under the auspices of the National Park Service, specifically the Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. The purpose of Friends of Chatham is to support the preservation of Chatham Manor including various outbuildings, dependencies, and the historic ground which surrounds it, through advocacy, financial support, and increased community involvement, while promoting public awareness and appreciation of its historic legacies primarily by facilitating, sponsoring, and participating in fundraising events relating to the foregoing purposes.

Upcoming Exhibits:

  • July: Anthony Silver
  • August: Meg Bingham
  • September: Suzi Bevan



Salem Church Branch

June: REACH Homeschool Group of Virginia

REACH's goal is to offer meaningful and educational opportunities for all homeschoolers in the Virginia area. REACH is Christian-led, but is open to all regardless of religion, race or politics. They are a very active group that participates in many field-trips and workshops for children of all ages. Events and classes include bowling and socer leagues, reading clubs, the Young Eagle Flying progam, 4H Clubs, Spanish and ASL classes, and more.

Upcoming Exhibits:

  • July: Elijah "Ike" Davis
  • August: Rebecca Edenton
  • September: TBA

Porter Branch

June: Friends of Chatham

See more information above about this art display.

Upcoming Exhibits:

Snow Branch

No show in June

Upcoming Exhibits:

  • July: TBA
  • August: TBA
  • September: TBA

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.