The Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center will host a creative arts competition for enrolled Veterans Feb. 22 and Feb. 25.
The competition includes categories in the visual arts division that range from oil painting to leatherwork to paint-by-number kits. In addition, there are categories in writing as well as the performing arts of dance, drama and music. Local creative arts competition first place winning entries advance to a national judging process and first, second and third place entries in each category are determined.
Through a national judging process, first, second and third place entries in each category are determined. Selected invitees will be invited to attend the 2019 National Veterans Creative Arts Festival in Kalamazoo, Michigan October 28 – November 3, 2019.
For registration and competition information, please contact Deborah Moreno at 918-577-4014. To view entry rules, please visit https://www.va.gov/opa/speceven/caf/index.asp.
The public is invited to view Veteran artwork on Feb. 25, which will be on display in the Main Lobby of the Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center, which is located at 1011 Honor Heights Dr. in Muskogee.