April 26, 2017
The public is invited to the 2017 Congressional Art Competition Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 30 at Roane State Community College’s Oak Ridge campus.
The Art Competition for students in Tennessee’s 3rd Congressional District, represented by Congressman Chuck Fleischmann, is held annually to recognize the artistic talents of high school students.
The Awards Ceremony will be held from 1:30-3 p.m. EDT in the City Room of the Coffey-McNally Building. Visitors are welcome to view the artwork, which is on display on campus, located at 701 Briarcliff Ave. in Oak Ridge. Seating for the Awards Ceremony is limited.
The main goal of the art competition is to support and foster creativity among America’s youth. The winner of the art competition will have their artwork displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year. Also, the winner will be awarded a trip to Washington, D.C. to attend a reception and see their artwork hung inside the U.S. Capitol.
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