The Stairwell Gallery at Gunn Memorial Library in Washington will open an exhibit, "A Journey to the Enchanted Islands," Jan. 17 with a reception from noon to 2 p.m.

The show, which will run through March 7, will feature works by animal and nature photographer Ruth Pearl.

The exhibit features a sampling of the 1,400 photographs she took in March 2013.

The Wykeham Road library is open Mondays and Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

For more information, call 860-868-7586.