The Community House of Birmingham will host OUR TOWN a mixed media, juried art show and sale of work Thursday October 14 through Saturday, October 16, 2010. Proceeds benefit the Community House and Senior Center. In this 25th annual art show, 475 pieces created by 226 different artists will be featured and available for sale. OUR TOWN will award $10,000 in prize money to winning artists. Jurist for the event is Anne Kleene. OUR TOWN is free and open to the public. On Wednesday, October 13, OUR HOUSE kicks off with a preview event from 5:30-9 pm. Tickets run $200 and include a strolling dinner, live musical entertainment. On Thursday, October 14, at 1:30 join guest speaker Gena Conti for ‘Millinery Couture and Hats as Art’ and a vintage ‘Tea on the Terrace’ and champagne stroll. Cost is $45 to hear this award-winning speaker and enjoy her fine milliner’s creations. A portion of proceeds to benefit the Community House. On Friday, October 15 is ‘Young Professionals Night’ and ‘Fashion as Art’. Tickets are $35 and include hors d’oeuvres, drink and art-inspired designer fashion. The Community House is located at 380 S. Bates, downtown Birmingham.