SHOW OFF YOUR TALENT FOR A CAUSE: Hospital’s Paint-A-Duck is underway

The annual Paint-A-Duck art contest invites members of the community to show off their painting skills and help support the Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital in Derby.

Participants can purchase a Paint-A-Duck kit at Griffin Pharmacy & Gifts, located on the ground floor of Griffin Hospital at 130 Division St., Derby, or at the Boutique at the Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital, 350 Seymour Ave., Derby.

The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness receives $1 for every paint kit purchased.

Deadline to complete is April 24

Participants can decorate their duck using the eight different color paints included in the kit or improvise with their own. Props and accessories are also allowed. All entries must be dropped off at Griffin Pharmacy & Gifts by April 24.

Each entry will be displayed inside Griffin Pharmacy & Gifts as they are submitted.

Each winning category will receive a $25 gift certificate to Griffin Pharmacy & Gifts. Winners will be announced by May 1.

For more information call 203-732-1490 or email