Please join me again this year for the “5th
Coffee Cup Exhibition & Reception” on May 15, 2008, at Philadelphia City
Hall. The Exhibition is
part of activities to celebrate May as “Seniors Celebrate the Arts”
month. The event will
promote senior arts programs, provide senior artists with a forum to sell and
display their works, and serve as the major fundraiser for Philadelphia Senior
The event will take place in the Philadelphia
City Hall Mayor’s Reception Room and Conversation Hall, from 5:30pm to
8:30pm. The exhibition will
showcase functional pottery, culinary-themed mixed media, and handmade jewelry
by artists from Philadelphia Senior Center, the Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial
and the Clay Studio, as well as photographs from Russ Hickman Photography.
Festivities will also include hors d'oeuvres,
wine from Blue Mountain Winery, beer from Philadelphia Brewing Company, and a
silent auction. Petite French pastries will be provided by Sofitel Philadelphia
Luxury Hotel. Live music will be provided by the Samantha Rise Roberson Quartet.
EXIT REALTY “The Waterfront Group” will again serve as the host sponsor
for the event. Tickets and
sponsorship packages are available by calling 215-546-5879, or visiting www.philaseniorcenter.org.