MANCHESTER - Southern Vermont Arts Center invites the public to an opening reception for two outstanding exhibits this Saturday, Nov. 17 from 2-4 p.m.

the exhibits are "The Collector's Exhibit: Where art collectors serve as the jury," and "The Little Picture Show: Paintings, photography & mixed media on a smaller-than-usual scale."

This wine and hors d'ouevres reception is free and open to the public.

The shows will be exhibiting in Yester House Nov. 17- Jan. 6, 2013.