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The Calendar Garden at DeFries Garden, photographed April 22, 2014, will host an exhibit of 82 paintings in the fifth annual Defries Gardens Art Show from 10 to 4 p.m. June 14. (Jennifer Shephard / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)
5th annual Defries Gardens Art Show slated for June 14

Posted on June 3, 2014 at 6:37 p.m.

NEW PARIS — An exhibit of 82 paintings will be featured during the fifth annual Defries Gardens Art Show from 10 to 4 p.m. June 14.

The event will have live music, a children’s art activity tent and food (for sale) for a garden-style lunch.

Parking will be at the New Paris Elementary School, 18665 C.R. 46, with a free shuttle. Handicapped parking is offered at Defries Gardens.

The awards ceremony will be at 3:30 p.m.

Admission to the show is $3, and children 12 and younger are free. Paintings will be available for sale and may be picked up at the information booth at the end of the day.

Additional information about the show and a schedule of events is available online at elkhartcountyparks.org or by calling Elkhart County Parks at 574-535-6458.