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Listed below you will find different events, scholarships and contests, as well as art volunteer opportunities for students, families, and The Villages community. 


  • FRIDAY MARCH 4th: "Bringing the Arts Alive"- VHS Student Art Show.  5pm-8pm in the High School Cafeteria.  Come and view the wonderful art that VHS has to offer including: Student art demonstrations, Kids art station where the little ones can become the artist, Refreshments, and even student artwork will be on sale!  Donations are welcomed at the door.  All proceeds will benefit the Art Department. See the flyer at the bottom of this page...


  • www.ExcelinEd.orgARTS FOR LIFE recognizes 25 graduating seniors from across Florida for outstanding achievement in the arts.  Each recipient receives a $1,000 cash scholarship toward their pursuit of the arts in higher education.  Visit this website for more details.
  • Entering the contest is easy. Simply paint, draw or sketch an original work of visual art addressing the theme, "Scenes of Nature", using materials purchased at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores or Complete an official entry form below.
  • VAA Art Scholarship:  The Villages Art Association are looking to help those students who are furthering their education in the Arts.  Students must have a Portfolio of art work and fill out the proper application form.  Visit the student services for more information.

Volunteer Opportunities!

  • FRIDAY March 4th:  "Bringing the Arts Alive" high school art show.  Volunteer to assist and welcome viewers.  Art show is from 5pm-8pm.  Contact Miss Smrekar or Mrs. Heathman for more information.