Saturday, April 7, 2012
9 am – 5 pm
Shuttle service for the show will be available from East Lake United Methodist Church, leaving from parking lots at 2nd Ave S. and 78th Street.
The East Lake Arts District invites you to join us for the Second Annual Art on R Mountain fine art/fine craft show at the Ruffner Mountain Nature Center in historic East Lake.
This one-day, outdoor show runs from 9am to 5pm and is open to the public. Artists works include photography, paintings, jewelry, fiber, clay, wood, metal, glass, print-making, 2-D and 3-D mixed media.
The East Lake Arts District is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is fostering a revitalization and renewed awareness of the communities of East Lake and enhancing the quality of life of neighborhood residents by celebrating the cultural diversity of East Lake through the arts, both visual and performing.
Entertainment throughout the day will include groups from Robinson Elementary and Ossie Ware Mitchell Middle Schools as well as The Bards of Birmingham, a youth Shakespeare troupe based at the East Lake United Methodist Church. Student art work from Robinson Elementary will on display in the Ruffner Visitor’s Center as well as kid’s acts activities lead by Ruffner staff.
Food will be available at Ruffner and provided by The Diner from East Lake United Methodist.
The Ruffner Mountain Nature Center is located at 1214 81st Street, Birmingham, AL 35206, in South East Lake. The Center will be open as usual for hiking, however, parking will not be available at the Center. Hikers will able to access trail heads from the Irondale side of the Center located on Ruffner Road.