Beeghly Library | Gallery 2001

Aug. 10-Sept. 25 – “We Hold These Truths: Artistic Voices of Youth,” featuring works by California-based Social Justice Sewing Academy that seek to inform, educate, and inspire truth-telling, in Gallery 2001 inside Ohio Wesleyan’s Beeghly Library, 43 Rowland Ave., Delaware.

The young artists represent the “resilience, brilliance, and existence of promising individuals who are most at-risk.”

Presented as part of the 2018-2019 Sagan National Colloquium, the exhibit will open with a free presentation by Sara Trail, founder and executive director of Social Justice Sewing Academy, at 1 p.m. Sept. 8 in the Bayley Room, on the library’s second floor.

Her presentation will be followed by a hands-on workshop from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Pre-registration is required for the workshop, with attendance limited to 25 participants. The workshop fee is $10 for adults, free for students. Call (740) 368-3606 to register.

Gallery 2001’s hours coincide with Beeghly Library hours, available online at www.owu.edu/library.

Learn more about the Social Justice Sewing Academy at www.sjsacademy.com and more about Ohio Wesleyan’s Ross Art Museum and its satellite galleries at www.owu.edu/ross.