VA to host National Veterans Creative Arts Festival Feb. 11-13
The Bob Stump VA Medical Center will be taking submissions for the 2013 National Veterans Creative Arts Festival. The festival will take place Feb. 11-13 in the Theater, Building 15. Artwork entries from inpatients and enrolled outpatients can be submitted from Jan. 31 through Feb. 7 to the Occupational Therapy department or to Recreation Therapy.
The festival will host over 50 categories of art including music, drama, creative writing and dance. The winner of the commemorative "Military Combat Experience" category will have his/her work showcased on the Veterans Day posters, distributed nationwide.
Videotaping for the music, drama, creative writing and dance phases of the local competition will take place the first week in February.
To reserve a time for videotaping, to get applications or for additional information, contact Paula Moran at 717-7402 or Sharla Peterson at 445-4860 ext. 6243.