The meeting agenda will include announcement of grant awards, election of officers and board members, and the annual “Friend of the Arts” award.
During the reception, awards for the 4th Annual Members Show, the Jim Lawrence Memorial Photography Show will announced. Awards will be presented for Best of Show, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Honorable Mention. A People’s Choice award will also be presented. The photography show will be on exhibit through July 19th.
Anyone with an interest in supporting local art programs is invited to attend. Karen Reckner, executive director, says “Our regular gallery receptions allow the community to come together to socialize, share some complimentary refreshments, and enjoy the work of our artists. The annual meeting is even greater as we recognize our members and concentrate on how the arts enrich our county.”
The Garrett County Arts Council receives funding from Garrett County government, the Maryland State Arts Council and support from members. For additional information, call the office at 301-334-6580 or visit www.garrettarts.com.