2017 Annual Celebration 40 Never Looked So Good!

ROCK HILL, SC – On behalf of the Board of Directors, the Arts Council of York County invites the public and the members of the Arts Council to the Annual Arts Celebration on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at the Center for the Arts, 121 East Main Street, Rock Hill, at 5:30 PM.

The Arts Council will kick off its 40th Anniversary by announcing 40 fabulous events to celebrate! We'll also be unveiling the updated Edmund Lewandowski mural on the Black St. side of the Center for the Arts. New board members will be announced, and outgoing board members will be recognized during the night as well. The Annual Celebration will also include highlights from the past year, presentations of the Ben Ardrey Volunteer Award, the Business & the Arts Partnership Award, and the Long Family Scholarship. Join us for a reception immediately following the program, with appetizers and music by jazz saxophonist, Eric Brown. Works celebrating the upcoming UC

I BMX World Championships will be on display in the galleries at the Center for the Arts with reCYCLE, works by Leah Mulligan Cabinum and Sean Mueller in the Dalton Gallery, and Works by the Catawba River Art Guild in the Perimeter Gallery. Works by students enrolled in Compass Prep will be on display in the Edmund D. Lewandowski Classroom Gallery.

This is a FREE event. Reserve your tickets by Monday, June 26, 2017 at 5 PM online at yorkcountyarts.org, by phone at 803-328-2787, or in person at the Center for the Arts, 121 E. Main St., Rock Hill, SC.

The Arts Council is headquartered in downtown Rock Hill, South Carolina’s first cultural district. For more information on Arts Council events, contact the Arts Council of York County at 803-328-2787, by email at arts@yorkcountyarts.org, or visit the Arts Council’s webpage at http://www.yorkcountyarts.org. The mural by Edmund D. Lewandowski was refreshed using funds provided by the Arts Council’s Annual Campaign, the Women’s Arts Initiative, and with a grant from the Foundation for the Carolinas.

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