Art at MCDL

Brunswick Library

39th Annual Medina Needlework Guild Show
Sept. 17-18 - Enter a needlework creation in this juried show. Entries accepted Sept. 15 from 10:00 am - 7:45 pm at Brunswick Library. Entry fee $3.00 for guild members and $5.00 for non-guild members. If you do not wish to have your item judged and would just like to display it in the show, there is no fee. Junior category for ages 18 and under. Call 330-220-6971 for more information

Middle School Fall Show
Nov. 1-30 - Brunswick Middle School students display their creations.


Buckeye Library

No shows at this time, check back for future shows.


Highland Library

Integrated Community Solutions
Sept. 1-30 - Community residents display their artistic talent in this showcase.

Medina Weaving Guild Art Show
Oct. 1 - Nov. 30 - Connect through all aspects of fiber arts.


Lodi Library

Medina Spinning and Weaving Guild Show
Sept. 1-30 - Beautiful fiber creations made by Medina County craftspeople.

Antique Photography Exhibit
Oct. 1-31 - A unique personal collection of antique cameras and photography equipment from a local Lodi resident.


Medina Library

B. Smith Gallery

Exploring Barns of Medina County
Sept. 5 - Oct. 2 - Craig Staufer captures the feeling of barns and their many uses with his oil paintings of barns from across Medina County’s 17 townships.

Oct. 10 - Nov. 6 - The PerSisters work in a variety of mediums to visualize how the past often influences current artistic struggles. 

Blake Student Art Show
Nov. 14 - Dec. 10 - H.G. Blake Elementary artists showcase mixed media artwork.


Gallery Spaces

Medina County District Library features four premium art galleries able to display the work of talented artists.

the B. Smith GalleryMedina Library Gallery, known as the B. Smith Gallery, is located on the third floor of the library. The gallery hosts monthly shows in a beautiful space filled with abundant natural light. The gallery hosts national shows, the Medina County Art League's annual Aquarius show in February, and exhibits from local artist and groups.

Thanks to the Medina County Arts Council, the B. Smith Gallery now houses an art display case that allows three-dimensional art to be safely shown.

display caseHighland Library Gallery features exhibits in partnership with the Cliffside Artist Collaborative and other local artists.

Lodi Library and Brunswick Library Galleries are located in the libraries' Community Rooms.

Interested in showcasing your art at one of MCDL's four gallery spaces?
Please view this link Exhibit Policy. If you have future interest or questions, please email

Medina County District Library locations feature beautiful, original art on permanent display within the libraries.

Here is a sample of the featured art you will find in MCDL locations.


Mapleside by Charles Basham
by Charles Basham
Brunswick Library

Unusual Weather by Bob Pozarski
Unusual Weather
by Bob Pozarski
Brunswick Library


Untitled by Kathy Lapso
by Kathy Lapso
Buckeye Library

Want by Bruce Biro
by Bruce Biro
Buckeye Library


The World of Books by John Ascherl
The World of Books
by John Ascherl
Highland Library

Franklin Bates Collection by Franklin Bates
Franklin Bates Collection
by Franklin Bates
Lodi Library


Untitled Dichroic Glass by Leonard Marty
Untitled Dichroic Glass
by Leonard Marty
Lodi Library

Chippewa Creek:<br />Spring Continuum by Yulia Hanansen
Chippewa Creek:
Spring Continuum
by Yulia Hanansen
Medina Library


Elm Farm Frederick C. Graff
Elm Farm
by Frederick C. Graff
Medina Library

The Giants of Seville by Dan Andreasen
The Giants of Seville
by Dan Andreasen
Seville Library


The MCDL Art Guide, available at all locations, allows art lovers to tour the libraries, enjoying the art and learning about the pieces along the way.