Psi Iota Xi Sorority Teams with the Jefferson County Public Library to Present Art Show
Psi Iota Xi Sorority Teams with the Jefferson County Public Library to Present Art Show to Area Amateur Artists
Madison, IN, February 25, 2020 – Jefferson County Community Art Show
Thursday, May 7 and Friday, May 8, the local chapter of Psi Iota Psi Sorority presents its Jefferson County Community Art Show at the Madison Public Library. Amateur and aspiring artists of all ages are encouraged to submit entries to compete for prizes.
A $100 cash prize, as well as honorable mention ribbons, will be given in two of the three categories: Adult, and Junior and Senior High. The prize for elementary ages is a kit of art supplies. Many categories of art are eligible for entry. Winning entries will be displayed at the library after the art show. Non-winning entries must be picked up by 4:30 pm on Saturday, May 9.
The deadline for registration is April 25, 2020. Many types of media will be accepted, including, but not limited to acrylic, oil, watercolor, ink, pastel, pencil, mixed media, digital and 3D artwork. Register here: http://bit.ly/383ctKa
Display-ready entries, one per artist, should be brought to the Madison Public Library, 420 West Main Street, on Wednesday, May 6 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. for judging. Entry is free. The Art Show may be viewed in the Library’s Auditorium from 9:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 7 and from 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 8.
Founded in 1897, Psi Iota Xi is a charitable organization supporting communities in the fields of speech and hearing, art, music, and literature. The sorority has 101 chapters in five states - Illinois, Indiana,Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky. Psi Iota Xi is also known in many communities by the various fundraising and assistance endeavors conducted by its local chapters. Any woman 18 or older who is interested in joining the sorority is urged to call 317/471-3512 or visit https://www.psiiotaxi.org/ for more information.
Jefferson County Public Library was founded in 1818 and serves the community with opportunities to obtain and use information in a variety of formats, to pursue lifelong learning, to explore recreational interests, and to better understand personal and regional heritage. In addition to books and movies, the Library offers community meeting spaces, cultural and educational programs, entertainment, one-on-one computer assistance, outreach services to home bound and children, genealogy and local history research assistance, early literacy programs and reading and viewing suggestions. Libraries are located in Madison and Hanover, Indiana.
Contact: Pat Polley, Psi Iota Xi