Carter Art Gallery scholarship awards reception and exhibit launch this Friday


MCC-Penn Valley’s Carter Art Center will kick off its annual student art exhibit with a scholarship awards reception this Friday, Apri12.

The reception, which will honor four students with a $300 MCC scholarship, will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Carter Art Center Gallery. There is no cost to attend and food will be provided.

The annual student art exhibit opens to the public at 5:30 on Friday and runs through April 23.

The exhibit is the culmination of the students’ work from the 2012-13 academic year. Twenty-five percent of all sales of the artwork goes towards student scholarships. VISA, Mastercard, Discover and cash are accepted.   The Carter Art Center Gallery is open Tuesdays through Fridays from 1 to 5 p.m. and Saturdays, Noon-3 p.m.

For more information, call 816.604.4278 or visit