The West Nebraska Arts Center, with the support of the Nebraska Arts Council and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment, is pleased to present Continuing the Tradition- A Celebration of Native American Art by Native American artists of South Dakota and Nebraska. It will be presented Thursday, May 2nd. Featured art includes ledger art, handcrafted jewelry, bead work on authentic leather, pastels and more. Everyone is invited to the gallery for Continuing the Tradition. The reception is 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Hors’ oeuvres and refreshments will be served. The gallery exhibit is free and open to the public and will be on display May 2- 26th 2019. Don Montileaux is having a presentation on May 9th at 6pm. He will be talking about his journey through art and a craft will be included in the presentation. Both the exhibit and presentation are sponsored by Humanities Nebraska, Edward Jones Jess Pilkington and JaCee Pilkington Petko, The Pettit Law Firm, The Gering Public Library, The Nebraska Arts Council, Nebraska Cultural Endowment.The views expressed in this program do not necessarily reflect the views of Humanities Nebraska and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment. And a special thanks to Lied Scottsbluff Public Library and Scottsbluff National Monument.