Deadline for ArtsPlace applications extended to April 30

The Rockford Area Arts Council has extended the deadline to Monday, April 30, for youth to submit an application for ArtsPlace.

ArtsPlace is an arts apprenticeship program open to youth in Winnebago and Boone counties. This is the first year Boone County youth are eligible for the program.

Approximately 60 area youth, ages 14-19, will be selected to create and produce art with professional artists. ArtsPlace will run June 11-Aug. 2 at Rockford College. Applications for the youth are available at the Rockford Area Arts Council, 713 E. State St.

Call the Arts Council at (815) 963-6765 for more information.

from the April 25-May 1, 2007, issue

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