(Lawton, OK) The public is invited to attend the Young Artist Exhibit and Reception Monday, November 22 from 5 to 6:30 pm in the lobby of the McMahon Memorial Auditorium. There will be over 40 young artists exhibiting their work from the 2010 Fall semester of the Children’s Art Studio.

This program was held each Saturday for the past six weeks.  The children had classes in art vocabulary, color theory, painting, and drawing. Sponsors of the program are the City of Lawton, the Lawton Arts & Humanities Council, the Lawton Public Schools, the McMahon Auditorium Authority, the Oklahoma Arts Council, and the National Endowment for the Arts.  Open enrollment for the Spring 2011 3-D Art classes will begin January 3 with classes beginning February 5 and run through March 12. Scholarships are available.

For more information about the program, contact the Arts and Humanities Division at 581-3470, 581-3471, or lahc@cityof.lawton.ok.us

Arts & Humanities Division

City of Lawton

P.O. Box 1054

Lawton, OK 73502

Tele: (580) 581-3470 or 581-3471

Visit our website at www.cityof.lawton.ok.us/lahc