BELVIDEREThe Boone County Arts Council is hosting a pre-St. Patricks Day celebration at the Baltic Mill at 960 W. Lincoln Ave., Belvidere, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 16. The City of Rockford Pipe Band Youth Performance Group will entertain with classic Highlander music as a prelude to the celebration of St. Patricks Day. Refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public.
Formed in 1987, the Boone County Arts Council promotes the endowment, development and enjoyment of the arts to enhance the quality of life for people throughout Boone County and the surrounding area.
joan e. kole, president, said: This year we are trying to reconnect with our members and people interested in all of the arts by providing of arts-related programs.
Those interested in membership and other upcoming programs should contact the Council by calling (815) 544-6242.