Call for Art Exhibitors!

South Shore Public Libraries  is pleased to provide space for art exhibits which reflect the diverse cultural interests of our communities. Currently exhibition space is offered at the Margaret Hennigar Branch in Bridgewater.

South Shore Public Libraries is seeking applications to exhibit from artists in Queens and Lunenburg Counties to show their work for month long exhibits at its facility at the Margaret Hennigar Public Library in Bridgewater.

Deadline for submissions is Wednesday, May 31 at 5:00 pm. 

Artists interested in staying informed about exhibit opportunities at the library can send an email to with Subscribe Arts List in the subject line.

Please read the guidelines and application form regarding art exhibits at the Library:

Art Display Policy |  Application Form (docx) | Application Form (pdf)

Current Show

“South Shore Stories”

Bridgewater Photographic Society, May 2017

“South Shore Stories” illustrates diverse ways that the South Shore both inspires and sustains us. A broad range of photographs from still life images at home to scenic landscapes and everything in between… together with brief storyboards, connect visual images with stories about life on the South Shore of Nova Scotia.

The exhibit shows images from many members of the club, with a wide range of experience and interests, the show runs until May 31 at our Margaret Hennigar Library.

Past Shows

“Shipbuilders of Nova Scotia”

Peter Matyas, April 2017

“The Art of Learing – The Integration of Art in the Waldorf Curriculum”

South Shore Waldorf School,  March 2017


Beverley McInnes, February 2017

Colour Alchemy

Susan Lilley, January 2017

My Home Place

Tom Alway and Peter Blais, Petite Riviere, December 2016

Friends by Nature  

Faye Walters-Mossman and Janet Rimmington, November 2016

Off the Beaten Path

Kas Stone, October 2016