Event at Valley Expo & Displays benefits Alzheimers Association
The Alzheimers Association and AWARE, the Alzheimers Auxiliary, announce the third annual Unforgettable Art for 6 p.m., Saturday, April 22 at Valley Expo & Displays, 4950 American Rd.
Unforgettable Art features 50 talented artists converting blank canvases to works of art. As guests wander among the artists, they can enjoy appetizers and beverages provided by some of the areas finest caterers, and place bids on their favorite pieces. Art will be available to take home that night.
Tickets are $45 per person ($50 at the door), and are available for purchase through the Alzheimers Association, Brio @ Bacchus, Crimson Ridge, Five Forks Market, Kings Table in Stewart Square and National City Banks East State Street and Belvidere locations.
Proceeds benefit the Alzheimers Association Greater Illinois Chapter.
Information can be obtained from the Alzheimers Association at 4777 E. State St., Rockford, or by calling 815/484-1300.
Artists include the following: Darcy Allen, Christy Andres, Art Bartkowiak, Deb Bobzien, Steve Coogan, Axel Cruz, Ingrid Dohm, Steven Ecklor, Lois Enna, Jennifer Farr, Siegfried Fritz, Diana Garrett, Todd Gates, Karen Gines, Linda Goldman, Raphael Gonzalez, Chuck Gregory, Kelli Johnson Sabin, Stephanie Jordan, John Lamar, Marie Larson, Natalie Leoni, Karla Lombardo, Todd Lorenc, JoAnne McKinney, Missy Minardi, Eileen Morrissey, Bryan Mulligan, Tom Nali, Janet Nelson, Lynn Railsback, Randy Reed, Steve Repka, Catherine Richardson, Rebecca Robinson, Jayne Rose, Gary Simon, Angie Stickler, J.J. Swanson, Debbie Thompson, Mary Tousman, Sandy Uram, Linda Vietmeyer and Jane Weis-Proudfoot.
From the April 19-25, 2006, issue