The Kent Art Association will hold a reception and awards presentation Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. as part of its members II show.

The show will run through Oct. 12.

In other KAA news, renowned artist Frank Federico, the 2012 Pastel Society of America Hall of Fame honoree, will offer a “Pastel over Gouache Underpainting" workshop Sept. 23-25 at the gallery

Registration is still open.

The gallery at 21 South Main St. is open Thursdays through Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m., plus Monday holidays.

For more information, call 860-927-3989 or visit