CCAA 2015-20
October 1, 2015
Judy Crawford
CCAA Office

Arts Alliance Opens New Fall Art Show
at Waldorf West Library

Show Runs Through January 9, 2016

"Meet the Artists" Public Reception on October 3, 2015

The Charles County Arts Alliance presents a new fall art exhibit at the Waldorf West Library, showcasing 43 artists and 57 works of art. The artworks are displayed in four separate gallery spaces which include the main conference room on the first floor, and two study rooms and wall space in the Fiction Section on the second floor.  All the works can also be viewed at

On Saturday, October 3, the Arts Alliance will host a "Meet the Artists" Public Reception, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm, to honor all the artists participating in this show. The public is invited to this event, and will have a chance to meet the artists while viewing their works on display throughout the Library.  Most of the artworks are available for purchase; the Library's information desk will have copies of the price list.

The Charles County Garden Club will create floral interpretations of selected artworks for this reception and light refreshments will be served. Donations will also be accepted for a gourmet gift basket with all proceeds going toward the Student Arts Scholarship Program.

The show's theme was open to the artists and includes works from: Beverly Adams, Theresa Alo, Cindi Barnhart, Patricia Valdes Biles, Shannon Bland, Taryn Packheiser Brown, Colbert Carter, Sr., Suzanne Cassidy, William Cassidy, Patricia Childes, Brenda Chin, Dorothy Crown, Brooke Douglas, Cecelia Dunay, Donald Faust, William Gibson, Sally Marie Goldsmith, Roxana Gonzalas, Beverly Hardy, Lonnie Harkins, Patrise Henkel, Shanese Hirmas, Gordon R. Johnson, Charles Jones, Nichelle Alston Jones, William H. Jones, Nicholas Kutchi, Ursula Lawrence, Addison Likins, Robin Lower, Susannah Lynch, Vicki Marckel, Julie Meisel, Constance Moore, Maryam Muhammad, Brenna Prince, Dezurae Richardson, Annabel Lee Russell, Ernie Sinnes, Pat Troiani, Neil Wilmouth, Joseph Wimberly and Amy Julianne Young.

The Library is located at 10405 O'Donnell Place, Waldorf, Maryland. Hours are: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm; Friday, 1:00 to 5:00 pm; and Saturday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

The mission of the Charles County Arts Alliance is to stimulate, promote, encourage and provide recognition of the arts and the creative spirit in Charles County.  For more info on the Arts Alliance and becoming a member, contact the Alliance at 301-392-5900, info@charlescountyarts,org, or