The St. Cloud VA Health Care System is seeking local veteran entries for the 2020 National Veterans Creative Arts Competition.

The annual competitive event showcases creative self-expression in art, creative writing, dance, drama and music as part of veterans' therapy, and to gain recognition.

Art division entries will be accepted through Friday, Feb. 21. Entries in all other divisions will be accepted through Friday, March 6.

For more information and to enter, visit or contact Madge Scherer at 320-252-1670 ext. 7336.

Submissions in the visual arts division will be judged and displayed at the Veterans Art Show on Wednesday, Feb. 26, from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m., and Thursday, Feb. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the auditorium (Building 8) on the St. Cloud VA Medical Center campus. The show is open to the public.