Holiday open house, art exhibit planned at Garst Museum


“Snowbound” by Robert Kroeger is one of the paintings that will be up for bidding during a silent auction held Dec. 2-23.

“Snowbound” by Robert Kroeger is one of the paintings that will be up for bidding during a silent auction held Dec. 2-23.


Courtesy photo

GREENVILLE – The public is invited to Garst Museum’s annual Holiday Open House from 1-4 p.m. Dec. 2.

Guests can enjoy light refreshments and free admission on Dec. 2.

A special “Christmas on the Farm” theme will reflect the history of 13 historic Darke County barns. Community members can join as Garst unveils an original oil painting of each barn done by Cincinnati artist Robert Kroeger. The known history surrounding the barns will be shared, and individuals will have the chance to own one of the paintings by bidding during the silent auction held Dec. 2-23.

Check Garst Museum’s Facebook page and website at www.garstmuseum.org for more information about the paintings.

“Snowbound” by Robert Kroeger is one of the paintings that will be up for bidding during a silent auction held Dec. 2-23.
https://www.dailyadvocate.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2018/11/web1_Snyder-Barn-Painting-WEB.jpg“Snowbound” by Robert Kroeger is one of the paintings that will be up for bidding during a silent auction held Dec. 2-23. Courtesy photo