FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 2, 2004
HOUSTON PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT UNVEILS
THE WORK OF YOUNG ARTISTS
WHO: The Houston Parks and Recreation Department
WHAT: Summer Mural Painting Program Unveiling
WHERE: Carverdale Community Center
9920 Porto Rico Road (Key Map 450
WHEN: Wednesday, August 4, 2004
The Houston Parks and Recreation Department will unveil the work of Houston youngsters on Wednesday, August 4, 2004. Participants in HPARD’s popular Summer Mural Program will showcase their talents with an unveiling at Carverdale Community Center, 9920 Porto Rico Road (Key Map 450A) at 11:00 a.m.
This is the fourth of five murals to be unveiled this summer. Now in its eighth year, the Summer Mural Program is generously sponsored by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and allows Houston youth the opportunity to make a lasting contribution to their neighborhood.
This mural and other education projects receive generous funding from PPG Pittsburgh Paints. All education programs at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston receive endowment income from funds provided by Caroline Wiess Law; the National Endowment for the Humanities; the William Randolph Hearst Foundation; the Fondren Foundation; BMC Software, Inc. the Wallace-Reader’s Digest Funds; the Louise Jarrett Moran Bequest and the Favrot Fund.
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