(February 15, 2016) The McNeese State University Department of Visual Arts is sponsoring a gumbo fundraiser from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26, in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex Atrium.
Tickets are $10 and the proceeds from the fundraiser will be used to help McNeese ceramics students attend the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts Conference on March 16-19 in Kansas City, Mo.
Participants can choose from either chicken and sausage gumbo or seafood gumbo and also receive a handmade ceramic bowl created by ceramics students and faculty members. Co-sponsors for this event are Mari and James Bittner, owners of Brick House Catering and Events, and Deb and Bill Mixon.
Tickets can be purchased from the Visual Arts Department in Room 112-A of the Shearman Fine Arts Annex. For more information, call 475-5060.