ADVISORY - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
5 , 2004
Torres, Mayor, City of Daly City
Ng, Teacher - Creative Arts, Jefferson School District
Yerby, Teacher - Creative Arts, Jefferson School
City Mayor To Proclaim
May 2004 ‘Youth Art Month’
City Hall Displays Jefferson
School District’s Youth Art Exhibits
Sal Torres will officially proclaim May 2004
“Youth Art Month” at 9 a.m. on Thursday,
May 6, 2004, at the City Hall Gallery. Along
with Vice Mayor Carol Klatt, Mayor Torres is
expected to make a brief presentation to Fernando
Rivera Middle School students and Jefferson
School District officials.
“Through meaningful art activities, children
develop initiative, self-expression, creative
ability, self-evaluation, discipline and a heightened
appreciation of beauty,” the mayor proclaimed.
Several entries in this year’s Youth Art
Exhibits 2004 are currently on display at city
hall until May 13th. A larger collection of
the artwork will be shown at Serramonte Shopping
Center from May 18 to 31.
The annual event promotes art and encourages
creative expression among young students. The
Jefferson School District has sponsored the
program for 28 years.
For more information, contact Rosalie Yerby
or Linda Ng at (650) 746-2699.