The Champaign 150th Youth Art Reception is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Springer Cultural Center, 301 N. Randolph St., C.
A mayoral award presentation is scheduled for 6 p.m. that evening.
Prizes will be awarded to the four winners from each category — primary through high school. Each winner will receive a $50 savings bond. The grand-prize winner will be awarded a $100 savings bond and his or her work will be displayed on a local billboard this spring
The art will be on display until March 18 at the Springer Cultural Center. The public is invited to view it. The exhibit includes more than 50 selections and is a part of Champaign’s citywide sesquicentennial celebration.