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War memorabilia sought for Lockport exhibition

LOCKPORT – Market Street Art Center is seeking to borrow war memorabilia for an “Honoring the Military” art exhibition from May 18 to June 17.

Veterans and active personnel are entering their artwork for display in Market Street Art Center, which is gathering historical war items to display in the Lockport Public Library in addition to the art exhibition. Uniforms, nonfunctioning firearms, medals and helmets are being sought.

Jeannette Pikturna of the art center said the library is allowing the use of its locked display cases to display the items in the two weeks before the art exhibit opens. The library display will run through June 18.

Items may be dropped off at the art center, 247 Market St.