Little Rock Center to Honor Arkansas Soldiers
The Central Arkansas Library System’s Cox Creative Center will host Bridging the Burden: In Their Shoes, an exhibition honoring Arkansas Soldiers who have died in the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars.The exhibit will run from February 8th to April April 27th. It will feature boots of the fallen soldiers. This memorial is a joint project of students of Lynn College and the Coalition of Peace and Justice in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Throughout the exhibition, Lynn College Students will collect condolence messages for the families of the fallen soldiers. The show will also feature art work from students and Afghan artists responding to the war.
An opening reception will be Friday February 8th at 6:30 p.m. at the Cox Creative Center located at 120 River Market Avenue, on the CALS Main Library Campus. Both the exhibition and the reception are free and open to the public. If you need more information phone (501) 918-3086.