What is the Betty Hughes Memorial Reunion Exhibition, and how can you see it?

The Betty Hughes Memorial Reunion Exhibition is opening at the Middletown Arts Center Friday through Aug. 30.

A free opening reception will be held this Friday at 6 p.m.

The show features 135 watercolors from area artists and is called “The Learning and Growing through Watercolor with Jean Vance.”

Visitors to the MAC may view the free exhibit in the MAC’s Auditorium Gallery during normal center hours 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays; and 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Art instructor Jean Vance, MA, MFA teaches at Miami University and the University of Cincinnati and is a member of the Ohio Watercolor Society.

For more information, go to www.middletownartscenter.com or call 513-424-2417.