The Kent Memorial Library will exhibit "Happy Paintings," an exhibit of art by Amenia artist Connie Horton, Sept. 1 through Oct. 3.

A reception will take place Sept. 22 from 3 to 5 p.m.

After retiring from Millbrook High School in 1987, she began another phase of teaching art in international schools in Berlin, Bangkok, Scotland and the Dominican Republic until she was diagnosed with cancer in 2002.

For more information, or to register for the reception, call the Main Street library at 860-927-3761 or email kmlinfo@biblio.org.