The Blue Hill Peninsula will be rendered in paint, pencil and pastel by over 70 local artists on the morning of Saturday, July 15 during Paint the Peninsula, the Blue Hill Public Library’s fundraiser. Later that evening more than 100 original works of art will be sold to benefit the library at a reception and silent auction from 4:30-7 pm. There is a $15 suggested admission fee that includes wine and refreshments. Advance tickets are available at the library and online through the website at www.bhpl.net for $12. Children and participating artists are free. For more information, call the library at 374-5515.