The Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce and Industry awarded three scholarships to local students. A pair of $1,000 scholarships were awarded to Jordan Rettig and Alex Karas, and a $500 scholarship was awarded to Jamela Thompson.
drawing by J.C. Nelson of St. Charles
Marmion Academy will host a student art exhibit opening with a reception on Thursday, May 14, from 7 to 9 p.m. The exhibit is open to the public and will be held in the Dr. Scholl’s Exhibit Mezzanine in the Academy at 1000 Butterfield Road, Aurora. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through May 22.
The show will feature artwork in a variety of media including drawing, painting, watercolor, colored pencil, mixed media, Photoshop and Illustrator, selected from pieces done by the digital design and studio art classes. Featured artists include Alex Karas of Sugar Grove.
For more information on Marmion Academy visit www.marmion.org