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Community
1:33 pm
Tue April 3, 2012

City Offers Free House Paint

People living in certain parts of Wichita can now begin applying for free house paint through a program offered by the city.

Qualified property owners will receive up to $200 in paint.

Seniors and those with certain disabilities may also qualify for a grant to cover the cost of labor to have their homes painted.

The program continues until September 14 and is paid for with Community Development Block Grant funds from the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development.

Community
12:00 am
Wed March 28, 2012

Indian Center Hosts Student Art Exhibit

The Mid-America All-Indian Center on Wednesday will feature the third annual USD 259 Title VII Native American Youth Art Show and lecture series.

Nearly 100 pieces created by American Indian children in grades kindergarten through 12 will be featured.

Local art teacher Michelle Sutton will share the history of American Indian arts and crafts in a lecture from 7-9 p.m. in Buffalo Hall. Three youth artists—featured in last year’s American Indian Festival—will also discuss and demonstrate their work.

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