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Monday, November 20 - Friday, December 22
Christmas Exhibit
Nativities and the Natural World
In Person
Repeats weekly on Mon, Tue, Wed, and Fri, from 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Location: Roesch Library; Marian Library
Cost: Free

Explore the intersection of Christmas and nature through the Marian Library’s Nativity sets, artwork and more. In this exhibit, artists incorporate plants and animals from around the world into the Christmas story. Gourds, straw, wood, mother-of-pearl and beeswax are among the materials used to create Nativity sets that reflect the natural world in which Christ was born.

To see all areas of the exhibit, visit between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday or from 1 to 4 p.m. on select weekends. See for open dates, times and additional details. The exhibit will be closed Nov. 24, Dec. 8, Dec. 23 – Jan. 1.


Contact Information:
Name: Marian Library
Phone: 937-229-4214