In the Municipal Center
6307 Rt. 9
P.O. Box 451
Chestertown, New York 12817
(518) 494-5384

The Town of Chester Public Library’s Ruplin Gallery was named in 2003 after Ferdinand Ruplin, a very generous early supporter of the Library. The gallery is located just inside the main entrance to the Library. 

The Ruplin Gallery
2023 Exhibits

Gallery: Schroon Lake Art Students

Display Case: Schroon Lake Art Students

Gallery: Photographs by Phyllis Brown

Hear the interview with Phyllis on North Country Public Radio

Display Case: TBA

Gallery: North Warren Art Students

 Display Case: North Warren Art Students

Gallery & Display Case: Sherry, Suzanne and Company;

            Second Floor Studio paintings


Gallery: Quilts by Karen Pelletier

Display Case: “Fluid Art” by Joile & Lyle Penistan

Artist’s reception May 26 at 4 p.m. in the Library


Gallery & Display Case: Watercolor group from Bolton Landing featuring Tony Taverni, Stevie Latham and Hillary Scout Exeter.

Artist’s reception Thursday June 8 from 4-5 p.m.


Gallery: Springtime in Yellowstone National Park, Photography by John Hales
Display Case: Chip carvings by Dennis Wilson
Artist’s reception Friday July 21 from 4-5 p.m.

Gallery: Paintings by Leslie Kaner

Display Case: STEM workshop creations

Artist’s reception Thursday August 17 from 4-5 p.m.

Gallery: Photos by Gail Danforth
Display Case: Jewelry by Gail Danforth
Artist’s reception September 15, 3:30–5:00 p.m.


Gallery: Paintings by Betsy Krebs
Display Case: Decoys from the collection of Joyce Greenidge
Artist’s reception October 20, 4:00–5:00 p.m.

Gallery & Display Case: Photography by Bob McDermott & Linda Zila

Artist’s reception October 20, 4:00–5:00 p.m.

Gallery: Photos and paintings by Stevie Latham
Display Case: Christmas ornaments from the collection of Ann Coberg

Updated 11/1/23