Embracing Tranquility: Winter Rest Exhibition at Healing Arts Gallery Opens February 15

In the heart of the picturesque Monadnock Region, where history intertwines with creativity, Monadnock Community Hospital’s Healing Arts Gallery stands as a testament to the powerful intersection of healing and art. The Healing Arts Gallery at Monadnock Community Hospital (MCH) is preparing to unveil an exhibition that promises solace and inspiration. The Winter Rest exhibition, a carefully curated collection featuring an ensemble of talented artists, invites you to embark on a visual journey celebrating the beauty of repose and introspection.

Monadnock Community Hospital is pleased to invite you to the MCH Healing Arts Gallery for the opening of Winter Rest  Opening Reception: Thursday, February 15, 2024, 4:30 pm to 6:00pm On display through April 2, 2024 Featured Artists Larry Ahern Ben Conant Lynne Kennedy Crouse Larry Davis Byron Niederhelman Lori Pedrick Afton Rodriguez Don Sucher Judy Unger-Clark MCH Healing Arts Gallery is adjacent to the Sarah Hogate Bacon Emergency Department. For more information please contact: Katharyn Ernst at 603-924-4682 or katharyn.ernst@mchmail.org Music by Larry Ahern Light Refreshments will be served

Event Details:

Opening Reception: Thursday, February 15, 2024, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Exhibition Duration: On display through April 2, 2024

Featured Artists:

  • Larry Ahern
  • Ben Conant
  • Lynne Kennedy Crouse
  • Larry Davis
  • Byron Niederhelman
  • Lori Pedrick
  • Afton Rodriguez
  • Don Sucher
  • Judy Unger-Clark

The carefully selected artworks of Ben Conant, Lynne Kennedy Crouse, Larry Davis, Byron Niederhelman, Lori Pedrick, Afton Rodriguez, Don Sucher, and Judy Unger-Clark collectively weave a tapestry of visuals. Each artist brings a unique perspective to the theme, offering visitors a diverse yet cohesive exploration of the concept of rest.

Larry Ahern, not only a skilled artist but also a talented musician, will fill the space with melodies that complement the artworks on display. Light refreshments will be served.

The MCH Healing Arts Gallery, known for its commitment to community well-being, encourages you to join in this celebration of art and serenity. For more information, please contact Katharyn Ernst at 603-924-4682 or Katharyn.Ernst@MCHMail.org.

The Winter Rest exhibition is not merely an art display; it is an invitation to pause, reflect, and find solace in the beauty that surrounds us. As you engage with the artworks, let the light refreshments and the camaraderie of fellow art enthusiasts enhance your experience.

Save the Date

Mark your calendars for Thursday, February 15, and let the Healing Arts Gallery at Monadnock Community Hospital be your refuge in the heart of winter. Embrace the tranquility, immerse yourself in the art, and become part of a community that values the intersection of creativity and well-being.
At Monadnock Community Hospital’s Healing Arts Gallery, we invite you to immerse yourself in the enchantment of “Winter Rest.” Come, be a part of the magic that art brings to our community, fostering a sense of connection, joy, and healing.


Connecting Worlds

At Monadnock Community Hospital, we believe in the synergy of healing and art. The Healing Arts Gallery serves as a bridge, connecting the worlds of healthcare and artistic expression. The exhibition not only enriches the cultural landscape of our region but also contributes to the proven therapeutic benefits of engaging with beautiful artwork.

A Lasting Legacy

Our vision extends beyond the current exhibition. We aspire to cultivate a permanent art collection for the hospital, a legacy that will continue to uplift the spirits of patients and visitors for generations to come.

Visit Us

The Healing Arts Gallery is conveniently located in a connecting hallway adjacent to the Sarah Hogate Bacon Emergency Services Department.
The Healing Arts Gallery is open 24 hours a day.

Your journey into the world of “Winter Rest” awaits, promising an experience that transcends the ordinary. Learn more about the Healing Arts Gallery at MCHHealingArts.com.

Healing Arts Gallery
The Healing Arts Gallery was created to host a venue for artists to exhibit in varied mediums, resulting in a visual experience which promotes the proven healing and restorative benefits of art. The Healing Arts Gallery is located at Monadnock Community Hospital adjacent to the Emergency Services Department entrance. The gallery is open to all.