'Palestine: Unlimited' exhibit opens Feb. 15 in Campton Hills

 
Submitted by Wyonne Hegland
Updated 2/13/2018 8:38 PM
hello
  • "Liberty We Breathe" by Mohammed al-Kurd is one of the works featured in the "Palestine Unlimited" photography exhibit at Congregational United Church of Christ in Campton Hills.

    "Liberty We Breathe" by Mohammed al-Kurd is one of the works featured in the "Palestine Unlimited" photography exhibit at Congregational United Church of Christ in Campton Hills. Courtesy of Bright Stars of Bethlehem

The Congregational United Church of Christ, 40W4451 Fox Mill Blvd. in Campton Hills, will host "Palestine: Unlimited," an exhibit featuring photographs by 10 finalists from the Karimeh Abboud Award Competition.

The photographs are part of a traveling exhibition sponsored by Bright Stars of Bethlehem.

It will be in the shown in the church from Feb. 15 to March 11.

The exhibit which originated at Dar al Kalima University College of Arts and Culture in Bethlehem is one of the outreach ministries supported by Bright Stars of Bethlehem whose mission is to grow hope and encourage the health, educational, cultural and spiritual development of people of all ages in Palestine.

Throughout the time of the exhibit, the images will be available for purchase. All funds raised support the work of Bright Stars of Bethlehem and the artists who have shared their vision and stories.

The church is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to noon Fridays.

For information, contact the church office at (630) 584-0929 or Wyonne Hegland at (630) 377-0440. Visit www.cuccstc.org.

Get articles sent to your inbox.

Article Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.