Credit Union art competition
CLEARIESTOWN Credit Union is now seeking local entries for the annual Credit Union art competition, which this year has the theme of 'Ireland Through My Eyes'.
Now in its 28th year, the competition attracts up to 50,000 entries through 300 Credit Unions nationwide and caters for all ages, with categories from under 7 to over 18 years of age. There is also a special category for those with physical or intellectual disabilities.
Cleariestown Credit Union is inviting anybody with an interest in art to enter the local competition. Entry forms are available in Baldwinstown and Carrig-on Bannow offices and in the local schools. Closing date for entries is Friday October 14.
Winners, runners-up and merit awards winners will go on to regional level and hopefully from there to national level. Local winners will receive their prize on Friday October 21 in the Cleariest won Credit Union premises in Baldwinstown, and their art work will be displayed there for the weekend.