Mount Angel Abbey exhibit showcases books, art
- Woodburn Independent - Features
Mount Angel Abbey Library will host a reception for the opening of the exhibit, Every Good and Perfect Gift: Treasures Given to Mount Angel Abbey Library. The event will be Saturday, Dec. 7, at 2 p.m. at the library at Mount Angel Abbey.
On display will be some of the many gifts the library has received over the years, including illuminated manuscripts, sacred works of art and a rare replica of a Guttenberg Bible. The sleek, modernist-style furniture designed by the librarys architect, Alvar Aalto, also will be on display.
Donors represented in the Abbey exhibition will share information about their gift, and refreshments will be served. The library is located at Mount Angel Abbey, overlooking the town of Mount Angel on One Abbey Drive.
For more information, contact Ertelt at 503-845-3102.