SVSU Students to Exhibit in SVHC Corridor Art Gallery

April 13, 2017

BENNINGTON, VT—April 13, 2017—Students of the Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union (SVSU) will exhibit the art they have created in art classes throughout the year at the hospital starting April 14.

“This is one of the most anticipated shows all year,” said Lila Cestone, president of the SVHC Auxiliary and the organizer of the show. “The children’s work brings wonder and delight to the hospital patients, staff, and visitors.”

The exhibit will remain on display through June 7. The Corridor Gallery is open to the 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily.

In addition to the Corridor Gallery, the SVHC Auxiliary manages the hospital gift shop, Personal Emergency Response System operations, and independent vendor sales. For information about joining the SVHC Auxiliary, visit or call 802-440-6080.

Image: Catharine Bitteker, a student at Monument Elementary, shows off her printmaking and oil pastel piece to her parents Brian and Tricia Bitteker and her little sister Greta Bitteker at the 2016 student exhibit. For a high-resolution version, click here

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Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) is a comprehensive, preeminent health care system providing exceptional, convenient, and affordable care to the communities of Bennington and Windham Counties of Vermont, eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties of New York, and northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. SVHC’s providers are members of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians, a multispecialty medical group operated in partnership with Dartmouth-Hitchcock. SVHC includes the Centers for Living and Rehabilitation, a 150-bed long- and short-term care skilled nursing facility; the SVHC Foundation; and Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC), which includes 19 primary and specialty care practices. Primary care offices are located in Bennington, Manchester, Pownal, and Wilmington. To learn more, visit

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