Free Art Show Reveals Contra Costa Health Care Workers' Artistic Side
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Contra Costa Health Services employees will share their artistic talents as painters, musicians, photographers and more during a free annual evening of art and music October 6 in Martinez. The event, Health Care Workers as Creators, will also feature hands-on creativity workshops. A silent art auction will benefit the Healing Through the Arts Initiative and ArtsChange, a West County nonprofit that works to empower youths and reach the community through art. Displays will include photography, painting, woodwork, textiles and other visual arts alongside a musical variety show including country and western, bluegrass, rock, rhythm and blues, vocal music and Aztec and hula dancing. Food and drinks will be served.
4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 6 at the Contra Costa Regional Medical Center courtyard, 2500 Alhambra Avenue in Martinez.
The event is open to the public. It will be held with the help of ArtsChange, Health Services staff and volunteers. There is a suggested donation of $10-$20.
To find out more about Contra Costa Health Services, visit www.cchealth.org
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- Alan Siegel