Enjoy the gentle paintings of
Katherine Hyde, our benefactress,
gracing our library walls.
Authors can be angels!
Many writers, participating in Carthage Public Library’s
first annual Authors for the Holidays,
donated signed copies of their books for artCentral’s Library.
Specially shelved under Local and Regional Authors, these gifts are available for the public's enjoyment.
Donating local and regional authors include
Douglas H. Dickey
Alice Lynn Greenwood
Nancy E. Hughes
Helen Katherine Hunter
Give yourself the splendid gift of spending time in artCentral's serenely peaceful upstairs
Sally Armstrong Library.
Our ever growing collection of art volumes is here to offer moments and hours
of beauty, awe and enlightenment.
Sink into one of our plush vintage chairs and wander through pictures and pages
that open windows
into intriguing new dimensions.
Students and Members are welcome
to check out materials
for projects and for pleasure.
artCentral happily accepts
donations of books
to add to our shelves
and share with our Friends.
You're invited to choose a favorite and read a spell in the angel chair.
Retiring Director, Sally Armstrong, was honored by artCentral’s Board of Directors at their 2014 Christmas luncheon. The artCentral library will be named the Sally Armstrong Library, in recognition of her ten years leadership of Carthage’s non-profit art center.
Attending the celebration, left to right, are Board members
Brenda Sageng, Helen Kunze, Eric Haun (Board President), honoree
Sally Armstrong, Gail White (Membership Chair), Pat Goff (Treasurer), Jane VanDenBerg and Jackie Boyer. Other members of the artCentral Board of Directors include Miriam Putnam, Sarah Ross and