John Fossett

Artist Gigi Godfrey at the Library this June

Artist Gigi Godfrey at the Library this June

Gigi Godfrey “Mischief & Craft” is the title of Gigi Godfrey’s art show opening Friday, June 7th in the Bainbridge Island Library. The title comes from a chapter in the book Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness by Peter Godfrey-Smith (no […]

BIHM offers Digitization Days May 18,19

BIHM offers Digitization Days May 18,19

If you have historical documents pertaining to the history of Bainbridge Island, the Bainbridge Island History Museum can digitize them for you. Come to Digitization Days, May 18 and 19 at the Bainbridge Island Library. In this podcast BIHM Executive Director Brianna Kosowitz shares with […]

Artist Joan Clark opens May 3 at the Bainbridge Library

Artist Joan Clark opens May 3 at the Bainbridge Library

First presented with oil, brushes and canvas at the age of 10, artist Joan Clark has returned to painting after a long hiatus with charming results. Her paintings of people and animals open at the library on Friday, May 3. Mainly self-taught, Joan’s influenced by […]

Artist Cynthia Lait at the Bainbridge Library

Artist Cynthia Lait at the Bainbridge Library

“Headed for Shore” by Cynthia Lait Curious about the artist behind the new murals in the ferry terminal? Meet Cynthia Lait when her new exhibit opens at the Bainbridge Island Library on Friday Evening, April 5th. Ever since Cynthia Lait can remember, she’s been creating art. […]

Ars Poetica comes to the Bainbridge Library

Ars Poetica comes to the Bainbridge Library

Ars Poetica — the pairing of art and poetry — is now coming to Bainbridge. Selected poems are being paired with photos from members of the Bainbridge Island Photo Club and will be on display at the Bainbridge Public Library, opening March 1. Now in […]

Book Lovers Night Out at the Library Jan 31

Book Lovers Night Out at the Library Jan 31

Calling all readers, book group members and lovers of books. Here’s a great way to meet like-minded folks while supporting one of the Island’s most appreciated institutions. Listen here as Bainbridge Public Library Board members Rachelle Castleberry and Caryl Grosch tell us about the upcoming […]

Susan Wiersema’s pet portraits at the Library

Susan Wiersema’s pet portraits at the Library

“Splendor in the Grass” by Susan Wiersema Bainbridge Island artist Susan Wiersema uses photography, watercolor, and colored pencil to reveal the soulful nature of animals. Her new show, My Pet Project: Portraits of Cats and Dogs opens at the Bainbridge Library as part of the […]

<b>Painting Human Nature: Artist David Repyak at the Library</b>

Painting Human Nature: Artist David Repyak at the Library

Artist David Repyak For Northwest artist David Repyak, art and life are all about relationship. His new show, Human Nature, which opens at the Bainbridge Library @5pm Friday January 4, explores the relationship between humans and nature. “Struck at an early age by the beauty […]

<b>Artist Peggy Brunton at the Library this December</b>

Artist Peggy Brunton at the Library this December

Christmas Afloat, by Peggy Brunton Christmas, Spring, boats and carousels: Peggy Brunton’s paintings are filled with light and color. See them at the library in December; opening Friday evening December 7. Artist Peggy Brunton received a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Washington […]

<b>Behind the scenes at Celluloid Bainbridge</b>

Behind the scenes at Celluloid Bainbridge

In anticipation of Celluloid Bainbridge’s upcoming 20th anniversary retrospective (November 17-18), festival founder Kathleen Thorne and Lynwood Theatre maven TJ Faddis  talk with BCB host John Fossett about the history, technical challenges, and highlights of this iconic film festival. Over the last 20 years of […]