Date: Thursday, May 16 and Monday, June 3
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Marillac Social Center, 212 S Francisco Ave Chicago, IL &
St. Vincent de Paul Center, 2145 N Halsted St Chicago, IL 60614
This year’s art shows showcase artwork inspired by Marillac St. Vincent's own community of Chicago.
Participants have created individual and group projects reflecting what makes the communities in Chicago special, unique, and important. Participants, families, and MSV community members are invited to view and appreciate our participants’ creative works and support their personal development.
Opening Reception at Marillac Social Center
Thursday, May 16th
- 4 - 6 p.m.
- First Floor Large Conference Room
- Artwork at Marillac will be on display until Thursday, May 23rd
Opening Reception at St. Vincent de Paul Center
- Monday, June 3rd
- 3 - 4 p.m.
- Room 351
- Artwork at St. Vincent will be on display until Thursday, June 6th
Our opening receptions will have light refreshments and an opportunity to participate in a raffle.
Young Expressions has provided free art therapy programming for over 25 years to at-risk children of Chicago. Young Expressions is a small group art therapy program serving preschool and school age children in partnership with Marillac St. Vincent Family Services. Our program uses art making to develop participants’ personal growth; enhance their sense of empowerment; and provide opportunities for expression. Our program aims to develop our participants’ social skills; emotional skills; independence; and problem solving skills.