New Era Gallery, 60 Main St. will open the last show of the summer season Saturday, Sept. 3, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Labor Day weekend hours are: Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday, Sept. 4, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and Monday, Sept. 5, from 10 a.m. to noon.

The show is open to all gallery artists, with a theme based on the concept of “home.” Works will include sculpture by Sharon Townshend; paintings by Patricia Kennan, Esther Garcia Eder and Joan Freiman; fiber works by Kathleen Bird, Alison Angel and Angie Olson; and pottery by Sylvia Lacey.

Late summer hours following the holiday weekend are Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 863-9351 or visit

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