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Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans’ Hospital


2017 Creative Arts Festival

Man playing a flute at the Veteran's Creative Arts Festival

Don't forget to submit your original pieces for the Creative Arts Festival

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Are you a Veteran who likes to paint, draw, write, dance, or play music? Then the 2017 Veteran’s local Creative Arts Competition is for you. Local Veterans can submit original art, dance, music, drama, or creative writing pieces. Winning entries will be submitted to see if they will be selected and showcased at the National Veteran’s Creative Arts Festival, held in Buffalo, NY.

If you are interested in submitting an original piece created in the past year, all completed application forms and submissions must be turned in by Friday, February 24th at 4:00pm to room A313 at the Truman VA Hospital. The submissions will then be showcased in the Truman VA lobby on March 8, 2017 from 9am to 4pm. You can contact Kelly Schilling or Erin Carr at (573)814-6000 ext. 53646 or 53647 for more details and to obtain an application form.

You can also visit the National Veteran’s Creative Arts Festival website at for more information.


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