FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 8, 2009

Senior Artists Sought
for County Contest

THE MIDDLESEX COUNTY Department on Aging is putting out a call for entries for its annual juried Senior Citizen Art Contest & Exhibition, scheduled for July 20 through August 13 at the Carteret Senior Center.

Deadline for registration is June 26.

Any person age 60 and older residing in Middlesex County may submit one entry completed within the past three years. Entrants may be of either professional or  non-professional status. Please note all artwork must be the original creation of the artists. Winners from the county contest will participate in the state competition in September.

For information regarding categories and eligibility guidelines or to obtain an entry form, call the Middlesex County Department on Aging at (732) 745-4305.