Arts Center of St. Peter — “Departures,” new works by Cameron A. Jarvis and Betsy Ruth Byers through Sunday at 315 S. Minnesota Ave., St. Peter. Reception 2-4 p.m. Saturday. Hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Blue Earth County Library, Mankato — Boy of Scouts of America and the U.S. Constitution are featured this month at 100 E. Main St. Exhibit may be viewed during library hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Blue Earth County Historical Society’s Heritage Center — Paintings by Craig Groe through September at 415 Cherry St., Mankato. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.
Brown County Historical Society Museum — Wanda Gag 120th Birthday Exhibit through November at 2 N. Broadway, New Ulm. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Carnegie Art Center — Works by Hope Their in the Rotunda Gallery and "Tim James' "pulp fusion" painting and sculpture exhibit through Sept. 21 at 120 S. Broad St. Reception for both shows 7-9 p.m. Saturday. Hours: 1-7 p.m. Thursday, 1-4 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
Emy Frentz Gallery — Leigh Johnson’s “Patterns and Rhythms in Nature” through Sept. 18 at 523 S. Second St. Hours: Noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
Hillstrom Museum — Three exhibits open Monday and will be shown concurrently through Nov. 10 in the art gallery on the lower level of the C. Charles Jackson campus center at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter. An Oct. 1 reception is planned for the exhibits, "Associated American Artists: Art by Subscription," "Recent Acquisitions and Debuts of the Hillstrom Museum of Art" and "String Theory and the Superconducting Uper Collider Series: Paitings by Lucinda Mason." Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
North Mankato Taylor Library — Artwork created by members of School Sisters of Notre Dame this month at 1001 Belgrade Ave. Exhibit may be viewed during library hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
The 410 Project — Vincenzio Donatelle's printmaking installation through Sept. 25 at 523 S. Front St. Hours 2-6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday.
Waseca Art Center — Original courtroom sketches by Cedric Hohnstadt through Oct. 19 and paintings by Judith Forster Monson through Saturday at 200 State Street North. Reception of Hohnstadt's show 7-9 p.m. Friday. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.