The 64th Young Artist Show: Youth Division opens Sunday, April 10, from 1-3 p.m. at Rockford Art Museum. The exhibition features a selection of exceptional artwork by kindergarten through eighth grade students from the Rockford area. Art teachers select the pieces to be included in the exhibition, which runs through May 17.
Rockford Art Museum awards art class scholarships to students whose artwork is of exceptional quality. Ben Schwalbach, Skylar Jahn, Stephen Crain, Michael Johnson, Kelly Burns, Janelle Oster, Samantha Ellis, Daniel Hernandez and Katherine Bartholomew are this years Scholarship Award winners.
Rockford Art Museum is at 711 N. Main St. Hours are Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; and Sunday, noon -5 p.m. Admission is $3 for adults and senior citizens. Members, students and children are free. Thursday is free to all museum visitors. Info: 968-2787.
From the April 6-12, 2005, issue