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Raffle to support Wor. Arts Council scholarship prog.

(Nov. 12, 2015) In an effort to raise additional funds in support of the annual art scholarship program for local students, the Worcester County Arts Council is raffling off a basket filled with original artwork donated by local artists.
The “Basket of Art” is on display at the Art Council Gallery located at 6 Jefferson Street in Berlin. Raffle tickets are available for purchase at $5 each or get five for $20.
The winner will be drawn on June 12, during the annual membership meeting of the Arts Council. Ticket holders need not be present to win.
The Worcester County Arts Council’s scholarship program is designed to identify, recognize and encourage talented local students who demonstrate excellence in dance, music, theater, visual arts and creative writing.
This year, seven talented local students have been each awarded $1,000 art scholarships from the Worcester County Arts Council in support of their artistic goals.
Scholarship application and guidelines are available at Applications are due March 15.
For more information, call the Arts Council’s office at 410-641-0809.