3rd annual Scoop & Paint event continues to raise funds for scholarship

Participants of last year's Scoop & Paint event pose for a picture with their completed projects

2017 Scoop & Paint participants proudly show off their work at Penn State Shenango

Credit: Penn State

Penn State Shenango staff and faculty will host the third annual Scoop & Paint event at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, in the Great Hall on campus, 147 Shenango Ave. in downtown Sharon. Admission is $35 per person. All proceeds will benefit the Heart of Shenango Scholarship, which is the campus’ only scholarship funded solely by contributions from staff and faculty. Since its establishment in 2010, it has disbursed over $18,000 worth of student scholarships.

The cost of admission includes all painting supplies and a large helping of delicious Penn State Berkey Creamery ice cream.

Featured artist Chelsea Cimperman will teach the class how to paint a beautiful vase of vibrant colored flowers.

To purchase tickets, call 724-983-2836. Tickets are nonrefundable. Checks should be made payable to Penn State University. All participants must be at least 15 years old. Registration is limited.