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La Grange Business Association to put benches up for auction early next month

Published: Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 9:57 a.m. CST
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"Relaxing on a Starry Night" by Roseanna Putts and Grace Ziomak, sponsored by Heartland Back and Trust, will be just one of many bench for auction at the West End Art Festival in September.

LA GRANGE – The Summer Art Project benches, seen around downtown La Grange and the West End, will be placed on the auction block at the 19th annual West End Art Festival next month.

Sponsored by the La Grange Business Association, the live auction will begin at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 6, after an hour-long browsing period, which begins at 5:30 p.m.

The festival will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 6, along with hours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7.

The live auction and fest will be held near the Stone Avenue Metra Station, along Burlington Avenue between Brainard and Spring avenues.

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