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Save And Recycle Plastic Bottle Caps Now For Appleton Summer Art Camp

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(OCALA, Fla.) Feb. 14, 2013 — Right now you can help the Summer Art Camp program at the Appleton Museum of Art, College of Central Florida, by gathering and recycling your plastic bottle caps. Bring your clean bottle caps to the Appleton’s front desk, located in the Rotunda Gallery on the east side of the museum, during regular hours so children at the Summer Art Camp can create amazing works of original art in the months ahead.


All sizes of plastic bottle caps will do, including caps from milk jugs, juice bottles, detergent jugs, salad dressing bottles, spray paint can lids and margarine tub lids. Pink, brown, yellow, green and purple caps are needed the most.


Daily admission to the Appleton Museum is $6 for adults; $4 for seniors 55 or better and students 19 and over; $3 for youths ages 10-18; and free for members, CF students, children age 9 and under, and active military personnel and their immediate families.


The Appleton Museum of Art offers a permanent collection of European, American and Contemporary art, plus Asian, African and pre-Columbian artifacts and antiquities. The museum is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays and closed on Mondays, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. A 12-month membership is available for $25 for seniors 55 and over, $30 for adults 18 and over, $40 for two seniors over age 55, $50 for a family of two adults and any children under age 18, and $15 for all college students and current or retired educators. Owned and operated by College of Central Florida, the Appleton Museum of Art is located at 4333 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, east of downtown on SR40 (exit 352 east off I-75 or exit 268 west off I-95). For more information call the Appleton Museum of Art at 352-291-4455 or visit www.AppletonMuseum.org.