Murray Arts Council (MAC) Will host their 2nd Student Art Show on Friday, April 26, Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28. The show will be open for public viewing on Friday night from 6 to 8 pm, Saturday from 12 to 4 pm, and Sunday from 1 to 4 pm.
Those attending will see over 60 artworks by students from Murray County High School, North Murray High School & Pleasant Valley Innovative. “We would like to thank Kristi Sitton and Ashli Solinger for their hard work in pulling these artworks together,” said organizer Julie Sane. “The talent exhibited in these artworks is so impressive! They are a testament to the art instruction being given at our local high schools and the natural talent of these students.”
An awards ceremony will be held Sunday, April 28 at 2 pm at which winners of 1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd Place, Honorable Mentions & People’s Choice will be recognized. Guests to the show may vote for People’s Choice on Friday and Saturday. We will also accept People’s Choice ballots on Sunday until 1:45 pm.
For more info, visit MAC's Facebook page, @murraycountyartscouncil.
Chatsworth City Park
Sun., May 19
The Murray Arts Council in collaboration with the Chatsworth Ukulele Club is celebrating the mighty ukulele by hosting Chatsworth’s first ever ukulele festival at the City Park. Bring your ukulele and join us for an afternoon of fun. The event is sponsored by the Community Foundation of Northwest Georgia.
Performers: Attendees will hear performances by The Newbillies from Murphy, NC, the von Wamps from Hixson, TN, The West Georgia Ukulele Ensemble and the Brasstown Ukulele Group.
Workshops: Want to learn the ukulele? Chatsworth Ukulele Club members will be on hand to help get you started. You can also attend a ukulele restringing workshop, so bring your ukulele and learn this useful skill.
Open Mic: Got a song you need to share with the world? Debut it at the Festival during open mic.
Sing-Alongs: Join us for some fun strumming in some songs lead by experienced ukers!
Door Prizes and Drawings: Our generous sponsors have provided a variety of accessories for us to share. You might even win a new ukulele!
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