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Thursday, June 14th at 7 p.m. After four years of renovation, The Metropolitan Museum’s galleries of American painting and sculpture are back on view with an additional 3,300 feet of exhibition space. Vivian Gordon will take us on a virtual tour of this newly imagined story of American art and the masterpieces now on view. Free. Advance sign-up is requested.

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Lady with the Rose (Charlotte Louise Burckhardt), 1882. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Valerie B. Hadden, 1932 (32.154)

John Sloan, (American, 1871–1951). Love Letters, 1904. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Harry Payne Whitney, 1926 (26.30.148)

Everett Shinn (American, 1876–1953). Matinée Crowd, Manhattan, 1904. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of A. E. Gallatin, 1923 (23.230.5) #newyork #nyc

Mary Cassatt (American, 1844–1926). Mother's Kiss, ca. 1891. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Gardner Cassatt, 1960 (60.730bis)

Workshop of El Greco (Spanish, ca. 1610). Saint Andrew, ca. 1610. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Stephen C. Clark, 1960 (61.101.8) | This work is featured in “El Greco in New York," on view through February 1, 2015. #mustache #movember

The Raymond Children, ca. 1838 Robert Peckham (American, 1785–1877) Oil on canvas 55 1/4 x 39 in. (140.3 x 99 cm) Gift of Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, 1966 (66.242.27)

Charles Demuth (American, 1883–1935). Small Daffodils, ca. 1914. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949 (49.70.63) #spring

MMA slide lecture by Vivian Gordon, "Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends," will be delivered Wednesday, July 15, 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Please register here: http://www.bernardsvillelibrary.org/program/sargent-portraits-of-artists-and-friends/.

Vivian Gordon lecture on designer Charles James exhibition in the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art to be held on Wednesday, May 21, at 7:30 p.m. Register here: http://www.bernardsvillelibrary.org/program/charles-james-beyond-fashion/

Enjoy a movie at 6 p.m. on November 6th about the life of Master Artist Dan Hsu (1931-2014) who lived in Long Hill Township for 30 years. He is known by peers and critics as a pioneering Chinese artist, a “dual prodigy of painter and architect,” and “the Monet of China.” This 55-minute movie will be shown in conjunction with the BernARTsville Art Walk opening reception (6:00 to 9:00 pm) of an exhibition of Master Hsu’s work at Studio 7 Fine Art Gallery. Free. No sign-up is needed.

Opening reception for July exhibition of paintings by James Cusmano, an artist from Long Valley, on Thursday, July 9, from 6- 8 p.m. http://www.bernardsvillelibrary.org/program/paintings-by-james-cusmano/

View mixed media works of art by Denville resident Jean Davidson on view in the Community Room during the month of February.

Free Jazz concert with Gordon James and his quartet on Sunday, Dec. 7, 3 p.m. Learn a bit about the different types of jazz, too.

Monday, July 23, 7 p.m. "Get Familiar with Guidelines for Choke Management" program presented by Michelle York of Somerset Hills CPR, LLC. Free, but space limited. Sign up @www.bernardsvillelibrary.org/program/get-familiar-with-guidelines-for-choke-management/