A book launch party for renowned local architectural photographer Brian Vanden Brink’s new book “Porch” will be held Friday, Aug. 12 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Whitehall Inn, 52 High St./Route 1.

Autographed copies will be for sale, and light refreshments and a cash bar will be available.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by email to dernest@villagesoup.com.