Artists over the age of 65, there is an exhibit coming at Manor of the Plains.

Entries are now being accepted for the annual Art is Ageless exhibit that will be showcased at the Manor of the Plains from March 8-14.

Whether the artist wants to compete or to just exhibit, the Art is Ageless event is a chance for area artists to flex their creative muscles.

For those wanting to enter into competition, the work can have been completed within the last five years.

Designations for the works will be put into amateur and professional in nine different categories.

"This will be the 37th year for Art Is Ageless," said Manor of the Plains marketing director Kurt Lampe. "The event is held throughout Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America land, with 16 other manors."

The deadline to be in the competition portion will be March 2 by 5 p.m.

Art will also be featured in the 2019 Art is Ageless calendar.

According to Manor of the Plains marketing director Kurt Lampe, the Art is Ageless Program encourages Presbyterian Manor residents and other area seniors to express their creativity through its annual competition, as well as art classes, musical and dramatic events, educational opportunities and current events discussions throughout the year.

Winners of the competition will have their work judged at the systemwide level along with 16 other Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America communities.

Pick up an entry for at Manor of the Plains, 200 Campus Drive in Dodge City, or contact Lampe at 620-338-0240 or by email at klampe@pmma.org.

Contestants can also visit artisageless.org to download an entry form  to enter the competition online.

There is no cost to enter and is open to the public.

Winners of the competition will be announced during a reception held on March 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Manor of the Plains.

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