Art of Giving art show/auction is Sept. 22

The UAB Research Civitan Club will present a charity art show and auction to benefit Civitan International Sept. 22.

The UAB Research Civitan Club presents the “Art of Giving,” a charity art show and auction benefiting Civitan International and the Autism Society. The auction is at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 22, 2011, in the Civitan International Research Building, 1719 Sixth Ave. South.

Pieces include paintings, sculptures, photographs and jewelry created by local artists, faculty in the UAB Department of Neurobiology, students and staff. Also on display and available for purchase will be research images of the central nervous system that are works of art in their own right.

There will be door prizes and a silent auction, along with refreshments. Admission is $5.