Young artists to be honored at show, reception

The annual Young Artist Contest show and reception, hosted by the Cooper-Young Business Association to encourage the love of art in school age children, will be 6-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 5th. This year’s theme is “Memphis Music!” The show and reception are hosted by Evolve Bank and Trust and will be held at Peabody Elementary, 2086 Young Ave.

This contest is open to all school age students in grades 1 through 12 in the Memphis and Mid-South area.

All entries will be on exhibit for viewing in the Peabody School cafeteria on November 5th.  First, second, third place, and honorable mention prizes will be awarded in three categories: 1st-4th grades, 5th-8th, and 9th-12th.  First place winners receive $500, second place $100, third place $75, and honorable mention $50. Prizes will be awarded at 6:30 p.m.

Author: LampLighter

The voice of Cooper-Young, a vibrant, diverse neighborhood to live, work and play, in the heart of Midtown Memphis, Tennessee.

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