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Art Exhibit to Support Education for Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

​​​​​​Friday, June 15, 2012

5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Lied Learning and Technology
Center for Childhood Deafness and Vision Disorders
425 North 30 Street
Omaha, NE 68131

Guests will enjoy music by percussionist Michael Fitzsimmons, sponsored by WhyArts?, desserts
and wine while they explore the art gallery created by the children attending the Boys Town National Research Hospital preschool program and local artists Daniel Toberer and Kristen
Pluhacek. The children’s art cards, as well as, Toberer’s and Plahacek’s work will be sold at the exhibit. A silent auction will also take place during the event and will include works donated by many Omaha artists. Proceeds will support local and national distance education for children
who are deaf and hard of hearing.

  • Individual tickets - $25 / Family tickets - $50

To make a reservation, please contact Christine Grassmeyer at
Christine.Grassmeyer@boystown.org or call 402-452-5039.

If you would like to make a donation to Boys Town National Research Hospital’s Preschool
Program or would like to donate artwork to the silent auction, please contact Cathy Carotta,
Associate Director, at Cathy.Carotta@boystown.org or call 402-452-5032.

This event benefits the Boys Town National Research Hospital Preschool Program.

Packaged notecards of 20 assorted snow paintings, created by the preschoolers at Boys Town Hospital, will be available for purchase at the Art Exhibit. To pre-order or purchase notecards, please contact Christine Grassmeyer at Christine.Grassmeyer@boystown.org or call 402-452-5039.

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