Kids art and olive oil and great raffle prizes
By Hannah Jarmain
As the Fourth Annual Children’s Art Contest in San Miguel will begin soon on April 8, a benefit raffle event will be held on Friday, March 15, at 4pm at Café Rama. Proceeds will go to buy canvasses for hundreds of young artists from 16 schools in San Miguel. Prominent businesses in town are supporting the benefits of art in children with fabulous raffle prizes. Here are some of the teasers:
Benefit raffle event
Annual Children’s Art Contest
Fri, Mar 15, 4pm
A sumptuous Sunday brunch for two at the Rosewood; breakfast at Juan’s Café; fusion lunch at Cafe Rama; dinner in style at Tío Lucas; bakery desserts at Cumpanio; fantastic art lecture at Casa Verde, (all prizes are for two persons) and…. wait, a champagne brunch for 12 guests at the Mask Museum (Casa de la Cuesta). Or 10 yoga classes with Alejandro at the studio across from the Bellas Artes! And for our health, there is Olio Fino Tasting Room on Zacateros 83A. Come to Olio Fino Degustación to meet its passionate owners Francis and Lockwood and choose out of 50 or so pure gourmet olive oils.
Not only has olive oil been proven to reduce cholesterol levels very effectively but the delectable pure oils at Oleo Fino have no comparison and no compromise in taste and elegance, perfect for the more discernible taste.
Buying these raffle tickets, you will help the children in the art program while enjoying the taste of fine cuisines in San Miguel. Tickets for the Children’s Art Foundation Raffle Draw are 20 pesos each. Come to Cafe Rama to have lunch or dinner, to enjoy great food, great wine and help kids of lesser means. The owner, Jaime Shelley, is also an avant-garde artist whose passion for art translates into the Café’s Zen-like ambiance and fine food. Raffle tickets can be purchased at the Biblioteca’s Tienda, and The Children’s Art Foundation, Gallery One, at Codo1. 121 0582. To learn more about the Children’s Art Foundation please visit our website, www.artedelosninos.org, and see a brief video: http://youtu.be/IPv8tcwjpQ0