Three Jackson County arts groups will receive grants from the Indiana Arts Commission Regional Initiative Grant program during the Region 9 awards ceremony at 5 p.m. Aug. 20 at the Donner Center, 739 22nd St., Columbus.
Jackson County recipients include Jackson County Community Theatre, $4,275; Actors Community Theater of Seymour, $4,275; and Southern Indiana Center for the Arts, $6,449.
In Jennings County, Our Heritage Inc. will receive $4,275.
The awards are in the Arts Organizational Support and Arts Project Support categories.
State Sen. Greg Walker, R-Columbus, and State Rep. Eric Koch, R-Bedford, are scheduled to greet grant recipients and others attending the public event. Light refreshments will be served.
Guests are asked to make a reservation at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 812-376-2535.