"Gifted" Gala brings in support for Lemont arts programs
By SUBURBAN LIFE MEDIA
LEMONT – Supporters of local art and local artists alike came together for the "Gifted" Gala, sponsored by the Art and Culture Commission of Lemont to benefit the arts in the village.
The March 18 event featured a juried art gallery including work in a number of different mediums, a jazz ensemble, cabaret chamber music and more, held at the Lithuanian World Center Art Museum.
The fundraiser helps the the Arts Commission provide ongoing programming and public art projects like the downtown mosaic planters at the Village Hall and along Stephen Street; the Stephen Street Bridge mosaics; and the "Pride of Lemont" mural on Front Street.
For more information, visit lemont.il.us/70/Art-Culture-Commission.