Written by David Shivers
Albany, Ga – The Kiwanis Club of Dougherty County has announced the schedule for awards and displays in its 2013 Student Art Competition & Exhibit.
An awards ceremony and reception are slated for Sunday, March 17, from 2-4 p.m. at Avalon United Methodist Church, 3018 Gillionville Road. The awards announcements will start at 2:30 p.m.
Beginning Monday, April 8, elementary art prize winners will go on display in the Sears wing of Albany Mall. The mall will host a reception on Friday, April 19, for students, teachers, and parents from 4-5:30 p.m.
On Sunday, April 21, elementary art will come down and middle and high school finishers will be hung for display, remaining on exhibit until Sunday, May 5.
Saturday, April 27, will find the art committee chair taking the top eight artworks to vie in statewide competition in the Kiwanis Georgia District art contest at the Carrollton Cultural Art Center.
The student art contest events series will conclude Monday, May 6, with the annual awards luncheon for place-winners and their art teachers, held in conjunction with the weekly Kiwanis Club of Dougherty County meeting at the Hilton Garden Inn from 12-1:45 p.m.
This marks the 33rd consecutive year that the Kiwanis Club of Dougherty has sponsored the art contest for students in Dougherty and Lee counties.