The Fresh Market Wine and Food Gala set for Wednesday, September 24
200 North Greenbriar Drive, Normal
7:30 p.m. -9:30 p.m.
Come sample 40 varieties of international wines and gourmet heavy hors d'oeuvres at this popular event. Attendees may also take advantage of special in-store discounts available that night only. Bring your friends and come explore the great service, wonderful gourmet selection, and old world charm for which The Fresh Market is known.
Tickets are $25 dollars and available for purchase from a Friends of the Arts board member, by calling the College of Fine Arts Box Office at 309-438-2535 or, at The Fresh Market.
If you need special accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact the College of Fine Arts at 309.438.8321. Please allow sufficient time to arrange the accommodation
Friends of the Arts Academic Support Grants
The Friends of the Arts offer grants to support College of Fine Arts artistic projects, events, visiting artists, and student travel. Grants are available of up to $500 for an individual and up to $1,000 for a group. Learn more and find out how you can apply.
Friends of the Arts anounces new scholarship opportunity for incoming freshman and transfer students.
Friends of the Arts Endowment Scholarship
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Contact the College of Fine Arts at (309) 438-8322 or email the Friends at FOA@ilstu.edu.
Why should I become a Friend?
By becoming a Friend of the Arts, not only do you help instill appreciation of the fine arts and education in our society, but your support also helps provide essential scholarships for generations of artists. In addition, members receive special perks for events, including sneak peaks to art exhibitions, premier seating at concerts and productions, and exclusive opportunities to meet with directors, artists, musicians, and performers.
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Simply by attending more fine art events you help to foster an appreciation for the arts in our community. Stay up to date! Bring a friend! Have fun!
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Become a Friend by donating $50 or more per year and the benefits are great! Contributions primarily support scholarships for students in the School of Music, School of Theatre and Dance, School of Art, and the Arts Technology Program.
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2014-2015 Friends of the Arts Board of Directors
- Bobbi Hynes, President
- Peg Schickedanz, Vice President
- Ken Solem, Treasurer
- Beth Gaurienti, Secretary
- Jerry Antonini