Art show for young people
LINDA KOEHLER/TIMES NEWS
The Palmerton Area Library held its first ever Student Art Show. Students of artist Paula Zelienka, from ages 6-18, like, left to right, Skyler Graver, Maison Allen, Ktie Beck, Julia Kinney and Riley Zelienka, were invited to enter their art work in the show. Refreshments were provided by the Friends of the Library and prizes were given in two age categories. Winners in the 6-12 age group were: 1st place, Jesse DeKorte; 2nd, Aliya DeKorte; 3rd, Sydney Geist. Winners in the 13-18 age group were: 1st place, Julia Kinney; 2nd, Riley Zelienka; 3rd, Katie Beck. Visitor and proud grandmother of one of the student artists, Lora George said of art teacher Paula Zelienka, "She's the best thing to happen to Palmerton for children and adults."