The grand opening of NoRo Gallery will take place Saturday, July 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. The gallery, set in a former church at 16 Brewster St. in the city’s “un-discovered” North End, is exhibiting the work of local artists Peter Davis, sculpture and photography; Annie Bailey, painting; and Jason Goodman, photography. Painter James Murdock will join the gallery August 4.

NoRo’s hours are Thursdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The gallery is located at the corner of Cedar and Brewster streets, in the former Salvation Army Church building; the entrance and parking are at the rear of the building, on Cedar Street. For more information, call 701-1307 or email

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or