By Jennifer Downey
Your A.Ok. Smiley Library card lets you carry house extra than simply books. You can too take a look at a chunk of Redlands tradition and assist assist native artists.
The Smiley library’s assortment of native artwork options a wide range of items by native artists from two Redlands Artwork Affiliation exhibitions, many depicting scenes of Redlands. Items could also be checked out for six weeks, with a restrict of two items per checkout.
This distinctive circulating assortment was made attainable by a collaboration between the A.Ok. Smiley Library and Redlands Artwork Affiliation. The items can be found in a wide range of sizes and types. There’s one thing for everybody. This assortment is a enjoyable method to uncover native artists and to experiment with various kinds of artwork with out spending a dime.
In the event you uncover a chunk you particularly like, chances are high yow will discover extra by the identical artist in addition to different treasures on the Redlands Artwork Affiliation Gallery, positioned at 215 East State Avenue.
Jennifer Downey is principal librarian for grownup companies at A.K. Smiley Public Library, 125 W. Vine St., Redlands.