MEDIA ADVISORY: Maine DOE to Host Student Arts Showcase Celebration 12/10 at Maine State House

The Maine Department of Education (DOE) is pleased to invite the media to attend a celebration of the Maine Arts Showcase, where the selected artwork of 42 young artists from Cape Elizabeth Middle School will be recognized. Since October, these students’ work has been on exhibit throughout the Maine DOE, where it will remain until February 2020. The Arts Showcase is a long standing tradition of the Maine DOE where artwork of students from all over the state is showcased at the Department in a series of exhibits that happen throughout the year.

WHO:

  • 42 student visual artists from Cape Elizabeth Middle School
  • Visual Arts Educator – Marguerite Lawler-Roher, former Maine Teacher of the Year (2004)
  • Cape Elizabeth Middle School Principal – Troy Eastman
  • Cape Elizabeth Superintendent – Donna Wolfrom
  • Deputy Commissioner Chuhta, Maine Department of Education
  • Chairman Wilson Hess, State Board of Education
  • Members of the Maine State Legislature have also been invited.

WHEN: Tuesday, December 10, 2019 from 10:00 A.M.

WHERE: Hall of Flags, Maine State House, 210 State Street, Augusta, Maine 04330

For further information please contact Maine DOE Director of Communications, Kelli Deveaux at kelli.deveaux@maine.gov