New Era Gallery on Vinalhaven will open the last show of its summer season on Saturday, September 1, with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. The show was open to all gallery artists, with a theme based on the concept of “home.” Works include stone carvings by William Lasansky, knotted netting by Stephanie Crossman, small monotypes by Tom Lieber, and hooked landscape rugs by Kathleen Bird (Bird’s “Seaweed Beach” is shown here). The gallery’s Labor Day weekend hours are Saturday, September 1, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday, September 2, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Monday, September 3, from 10 a.m. to noon. Gallery hours thereafter will be Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 863-9351 or visit