KTXT-TV and Heritage Auction Galleries Present Art and Appraisal Fair

KTXT-TV, the South Plains Public Broadcasting station, will host an 'Art and Appraisal Fair' with Heritage Auction Galleries, the world’s largest collectible auctioneers, during the Lubbock Arts Festival.

KTXT-TV, the South Plains Public Broadcasting station, will host an "Art and Appraisal Fair" with Heritage Auction Galleries, the world’s largest collectible auctioneers, during the Lubbock Arts Festival.

The event is set for 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 21 in the Banquet Hall of the Lubbock Memorial Civic. Mike Gutierrez, who has been a guest appraiser on the PBS program "Antiques Roadshow," will be a featured appraiser.

The general public may bring in two items to be evaluated by professional appraisers at a cost of $15 for both items. Required appraisal registration forms and $15 tickets are available at the door or in advance from Select-A-Seat at (806) 770-2000.

KTXT-TV’s mission is to provide the highest standard of excellence in educational broadcasting, while pursuing continuous quality improvement, operating in the public interest and necessity, and promoting the interests and mission of Texas Tech University.

For more information on the Web: www.lubbockarts.org for specific Arts Festival event information, www.ktxt.org for information about KTXT-TV, or for more information about public television, visit www.pbs.org. Contact KTXT-TV via email at ktxttv@ttu.edu or call (806) 742-2209.

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Contact: Kelley Pitts, KTXT-TV development officer, at (806) 742-1991 ext. 227 or kelley.pitts@ttu.edu.