Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Lifestyles

May 9, 2012

Art Guild offers bus trip to Cleveland

CROSSVILLE — On Friday, May 18, the Art Guild at Fairfield Glade is offering a one-day bus trip to Cleveland. Located near I-75 north of Chattanooga, Cleveland is the gateway to the beautiful and historic Ocoee Region.

First on the trip to Cleveland is a visit to the Museum Center at Five Points, which will feature the “Vanishing Appalachia” exhibit and also works by many local artists. The museum strives to preserve and interpret the history and culture of the Ocoee District of Southeast Tennessee by highlighting the adventures of its people. Next on the day’s schedule will be lunch at Cafe Roma, a locally owned fine-dining restaurant.

Following lunch, the group will go to the Gardens of Sunshine Hollow to visit their beautiful daylily garden, a perfect place for quick sketching and photography. The group will enjoy a wagon tour of the daylily garden. Also at the gardens is a store where lilies and food may be purchased.

On May 18, the bus will depart from the Plateau Creative Arts Center (PCAC) parking lot at 8:30 a.m. and return around 5 p.m. The cost of the trip is $26 for members of the Art Guild and $28 for non-members. The cost includes bus travel and entrance fees, but lunch will be extra.

To register for the one-day bus trip to Cleveland, visit the PCAC, 451 Lakeview Dr. (off Peavine Road). For more information or to enroll and pay by credit card, call 707-7249.

This bus trip and also many fine-art classes are offered at the PCAC by the Art Guild at Fairfield Glade, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3)organization and an equal opportunity provider. Visit www.artguildfairfieldglade.net.

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