Art teachers to be awarded this Friday

Art teachers to be awarded this Friday

NORTH KINGSTOWN - The Rhode Island Art Education Association will honor two area teachers at its annual award ceremony at the Wickford Art Gallery, 36 Beach St., on Friday, Oct. 25, at 6 p.m.

Patricia Lucciola of North Providence High School will be honored as Overall Art Educator of the Year and High School Art Educator of the Year.

Michelle Turner of Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy will be named one of the Elementary Art Educators of the Year. The Wickford Art Association will also be recognized as a Distinguished Friend of the RIAEA. The event is free and open to the public. Call 401-294-6840.