Keppel art contest features cultural looks at ever-changing community

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORECasino Insider: Here’s a look at San Manuel’s new high limit rooms, Asian restaurant160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! LITTLEROCK – Keppel Union School District pupils created 1,700 pieces of art for the Friends of Jackie Robinson Park’s Black History Month art contest that has been held for 22 years. The 12 students whose work was deemed the best will be honored at noon Saturday at the Antelope Valley Mall’s center court during the Celebrate Culture event sponsored by the Out of Africa business at the mall. The noon-2 p.m. event will also feature Ugandan, Ivory Coast, Nigerian, Philippine and Samoan dancing and music, plus a talk by Gertrude Kabatalemwa, founder of NEEPU (National Efforts to Eradicate Poverty in Uganda). Out of Africa sells crafts made by people in developing nations.last_img read more