SYLACAUGA -- The Comer Museum & Arts Center is hosting the 2019 Helen Keller Traveling Art Exhibit through Oct. 29, according to a press release.
The Helen Keller Art Show of Alabama is a juried art show displaying artwork created by Alabama students throughout the state with visual impairments, blindness and or deaf-blindness.
The arts are included in the children's academic curriculum in areas such as the development of communication skills, including both visual and tactical abilities; math; science; reading; and leisure-time activities. Educators are encouraged to incorporate the arts into their curriculum, thus developing a much stronger foundation in child development.
The museum's hours are Tuesday - Friday from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.